To install ReportPlus Server, you need the following software already installed:
A Windows Server with 8 GB or more of memory
.NET Framework 4.6.1
.NET Framework 4.6.1 registered in IIS
Windows Authentication enabled in IIS
Microsoft SQL Server System CLR Types
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Shared Management Objects
Windows Server 2008 R2 or later
SQL Server 2008 R2 or later
Active Directory domain needs to include all servers required for ReportPlus Server.
.NET Framework for Windows Server can be downloaded from the Microsoft’s Download Center.
Internet Information Server (IIS) 7.0 and later versions can be downloaded from Microsoft’s Download Center.
For instructions on how to register .NET Framework, visit the Microsoft MSDN Library.
For instructions on how to configure Windows Authentication in IIS, visit the Microsoft Library Base.
SQL Server 2012 Shared Management Objects and SQL System CLR Types can be downloaded from Microsoft’s Hardware Dev Center.
Windows Server 2008 R2 or later. It is recommended to use Windows Server 2016.
SQL Server 2008 R2 or later. It is recommended to use SQL Server 2016.
1.4 GHz (64-bit processor) or faster for single core.
1.3 GHz (64-bit processor) or faster for multi-core.
3.1 GHz (64-bit processor) or faster multi-core.
1 GB for Web App.
2 GB for File Storage on the Server.
8GB or more. It is highly recommended to have at least 16GB.
The server(s) in which ReportPlus Server is ultimately installed must be part of the Active Directory domain. If the database server is in a different computer, that computer also needs to be part of the same Active Directory domain.
If you are running an SQL Server Express version, ReportPlus Server may throw exceptions. If SQL Server is not installed yet, avoid installing Express versions.
The ReportPlus Server installer must be executed in the same server where the Internet Information Server (IIS) is installed.
The user executing the installation must have Administrator permissions over both IIS and the SQL Server to be used.
The Web App will be configured using port 9021 by default.
If larger Excel files are going to be used, more local storage may need to be allocated for the Web Server.
For Embedding requirements, see the ReportPlus Web Embedding SDK Guide.