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EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console: Installation

Once installed, EgoSecure Server can be managed both via the desktop application (EgoSecure Data Protection Console) and via the web application (EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console). EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console works on the basis of Matrix42 Software Asset & Service Management and requires an additional installation.

Preparing the installation

Starting the installation

Install the EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console on the same computer where Matrix42 Software Asset & Service Management is installed:

  1. Open Matrix42 Software Asset & Service Management and navigate to the Administration application.

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  2. In the Administration application, go to Extensions | Installed Packages on the left and then click Install Package.

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    => The Install Package section appears on the right.
  3. Download (if necessary) and prepare an archive with the EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console:
    a. Go to Marketplace
    b. Click the UUX for EDP download button.
        => The downloading of the Matrix42_UUX_for_EgoSecure_Data_Protection_Configuration_Package.zip archive starts.
    c. Once the download finishes, extract the Matrix42_UUX_for_EgoSecure_Data_Protection.[version].zip archive from the downloaded archive.
  4. Upload the archive with the EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console:
    a. Click Choose a file a to load or click  upload.png.
    b. Select an archive and click Open.
        => The uploading starts.
  5. Click Start installation.

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    => The installation starts. Once it finishes, the Package Installation was successfully finished note appears and the Finish button becomes available.
  6. Click Finish.
    => The EgoSecure Data Protection application is now installed:

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After the installation

Open the EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console via browser and connect it to the EgoSecure Server:

  1. In the adderess bar of your browser enter https://[your app host]/wm/
  2. Enter your login data and click Sign in.
  3. Open the EgoSecure Data Protection application.

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  4. On the navigation pane on the left, click Settings | General.

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    => The EgoSecure Data Protection configuration section opens.
  5. Click Edit.
  6. In the Server URL field, enter the URL address of the EgoSecure Server: https://[server name]:[server port].
  7. In the Supervisor user name and Supervisor password field, enter the name and password of the supervisor created during the EgoSecure Server installation (or during the first Server login), or enter the name and password of an administrator/super administrator created in the EgoSecure Data Protection Console under Administration | Superadmin | Administrators and scopes (for details about creating administrators and super administrators, see the chapter Creating administrators and roles of the EgoSecure Console Manual).
  8. Enable the Use certificate check box.
  9. Export the certificate from the EgoSecure Data Protection Console:
    a. Go to Administration | Administrator | SSL configuration.
    b. If SSL hasn't been enabled yet, check the box Enable SSL and then click Create and Generate all certificates. For details about SSL and different ways of certificate distribution, see the EgoSecure Console Manual, chapter Configuring SSL.
    c. Select the EgoSecure Console Authentication certificate from the list and click Export.

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    => The Certificate export dialog appears.
    d. Specify the directory where to export the certificate file.
    e. Define a password and confirm it.
    f. Click OK.
  10. Click Choose a file to load.
    => The File upload dialog appears.
  11. Select the exported certificate file.
  12. In the Certificate private key field, enter the certificate password.
  13. Click Save.

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=> Now the EgoSecure Data Protection UUX Console is connected to the EgoSecure Server. Make sure that the server where Matrix42 Software Asset & Service Management is installed can access the server with the EgoSecure Server.