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Inside the Instance Manager, you will be able to install FusionReactor into any server instance listed. To do this, click on the button next to the desired server or click the button in the rightmost column header to install FusionReactor into one or more server instances (you need to tick the check boxes of the desired server instance or click the hyperlink "Select All" if you use the button in the column header).


Figure 1: Configure the FusionReactor Instance

Figure 1: For each server instance you will need to provide configuration information used to set up FusionReactor.

Configuration

Description

Name

This is the unique name of the FusionReactor instance to be installed.
The name must not contain any non-latin characters, or any of the following: \, /, :, *, ?, ", >, <, |

IP Address

This is the IP address used to access the FusionReactor instance on the internal web server provided by FusionReactor.
The addresses listed are the ones available on the machine local to the FusionReactor Administration Manager (FRAM).
N.b. FusionReactor is also accessible using your external web server, on the url *

http://localhost/fusionreactor* 

;

Listen on all addresses

Tick this box if the internal web server provided by FusionReactor should listen on all IP addresses on all interfaces, not just that named in the previous input box.

Port

This is the port number used to access the FusionReactor instance using FusionReactor's internal web server.

Administrator Password

Provide a password for the Administrator user on the new instance. For more information about the user roles in FusionReactor see Types Of User Account

Use the same password for all users

Tick this check box if you wish to use the Administrator password for all user roles. Selecting this option will disable the Manager and Observer Password fields. For more information about the user roles in FusionReactor see Types Of User Account

Manager Password

Provide a password for the Manager user on the new instance. For more information about the user roles in FusionReactor see Types Of User Account

Observer Password

Provide a password for the Observer user on the new instance. For more information about the user roles in FusionReactor see Types Of User Account

Once you have correctly provided all of the configuration details click 'Install Instance' to install FusionReactor into the selected server instance and create a FusionReactor instance with the specified details.

Click 'Skip This Instance' to cancel the installation of this FusionReactor instance. If you have selected to install more than one instance, clicking 'Skip This Instance' will advance the wizard to the next instance.


Figure 2: Restart the Server

Figure 2: To start FusionReactor on the server instance, the server instance must be restarted. By clicking 'Restart' The Instance Manager can attempt to restart the server instance automatically (See Figure 3).

If you wish to restart the server at another point, or wish to manually restart it, click 'Skip' (See Figure 5)


Figure 3: Restart in Progress

Figure 3: FusionReactor is attempting to stop the server instance. Please note that stopping the server may take several minutes depending on your system configuration.


Figure 4: Restart in Progress

Figure 4: FusionReactor is attempting to start the server instance. Please note that starting the server may take several minutes depending on your system configuration.


Figure 5: Instance Installation Successful

Figure 5: Once the installation is complete you will have the choice to configure the FusionAnalytics Connector. Tick the check box 'Configure FusionAnalytics Connector' and click 'Next' if you wish to configure log transfer to FusionAnalytics now. Otherwise leave the check box unticked.

If you have selected to install multiple FusionReactor instances clicking 'Next' will advance the wizard to install the next instance.(Go back to Figure 1).

If only one instance was selected you have finished the Installation wizard as displayed by Figure 6.


Figure 6: Instance installation finished

Figure 6: FusionReactor has been installed into the selected server instances. Click 'Finish' to return to the Instance Manager.

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