For the list of all supported Decision Insight downloads and releases, see the Downloads page.

Windows server prerequisites

Hardware prerequisites

Make sure you've checked the Hardware prerequisites before starting configuring your server

Mandatory prerequisites

Here is the list of the mandatory prerequisites; if they're not met the node will refuse to start:

  • at least 2 CPU cores on the server
  • a 64-bits operating system
  • an Oracle Java 8 64-bits JVM — provided by the node itself but can be changed
  • at least as much physical memory than the memory configured for the JVM — the JVM cannot use more memory than available RAM

System prerequisites

A node currently supports the following software prerequisites set up on your machine:

  • 64-bit Windows Operating System:
    • Windows Server: 2008 R2, 20122012 R2, 2016 running on premise or in Microsoft Azure cloud.
    • Windows (for test environments): 7, 8, 8.1, 10

Configuration prerequisites

Depending on your configuration, please check the following configurations have been properly applied to your environment:

Accounts

Account Required abilities
<Decision Insight administration account>
  • Ability to start/stop a service
  • Permissions

    Directory Permissions
    <install directory> read, write, execute

    <working directory>

    read, write, execute

    <logging directory>

    read, write, execute
<Decision Insight execution account>
  • Permissions

    Directory Permissions
    <install directory> read, execute
    <working directory> read, write, execute
    <logging directory> read, write, execute
<System administration account>
  • Register/Unregister a service

<install directory> is the directory where the node will be installed.

<working directory> is the directory where the node will write its data (by default, <working directory> is <install directory>/var).

<logging directory> is the directory where the node logs will be stored (by default, <logging directory> is <working directory>/log).

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