The installation procedure described in this section has been tested on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS.
As mentioned in the Requirements section, the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) version 8 is required for the MigratoryData server. To install the JRE version 8 of OpenJDK, follow the instructions specific for your operating system.
Download the MigratoryData server as a tarball package and extract it to any folder. You will have the following layout in your installation folder:
||Default config file|
||Folder with config files of the add-ons|
||Folder where the logs will reside|
||Object code of the MigratoryData server|
||Folder where plugins reside|
||Start script for Linux/MacOS|
||Start script for Windows|
||Folder where the welcome and demo pages reside|
||Introduction to the product|
||Notices for third-party libraries|
||Folder with third-party licenses|
Please refer to Configuration Guide to learn how to customize the default config file and the default system config file. To customize the add-on configs, check the documentation of the add-on in the MigratoryData Integrations section.
To start the MigratoryData server, open a console/terminal, change to the directory where the MigratoryData package has been extracted, and run one of the following commands:
For Linux or MacOS:
To test the installation, start a web browser on the machine where the MigratoryData server has been installed and open the following URL:
This will open the home page of the MigratoryData server which contains docs and demos.
push.example.comand the port
8800is not blocked by the firewall, you can remotely test the installation by opening the following URL from a remote machine:
Build Realtime Apps
The next step is to build realtime apps using your preferred programming languages to communicate with your MigratoryData server. Please refer to the MigratoryData Client APIs section.