geomatica server license manager and client

GEOMATICA SERVER LICENSE MANAGER
AND CLIENT INSTALLATION
The purpose of this tutorial is to provide you with a friendly and easy to follow
step-by-step guide for a license server installation and the corresponding
clients of PCI Geomatica 2013.
BEFORE YOU BEGIN:
To complete the installation, you will first need to download the corresponding
files from our website which can be seen below:
www.pcigeomatics.com/Download2013
**Please note that the demo data for Geomatica 2013 is a separate installation
and is not included in either of the above ZIP files.
STEP 1 – Installing the License Server
Launch the Sentinel RMS Server executable that you previously downloaded.
The following window appears:
The Server RMS installation Wizard
starts. Click ‘Next’ to proceed.
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The Safenet Sentinel RMS License
Server installation wizard appears.
Please select ‘Install’ to proceed.
The installation welcome screen
appears. Please select ‘Next’ to
continue.
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The license agreement for the Sentinel
RMS License Manager appears. Please
read through the agreement and
select ‘I accept the terms in the
license agreement’ and then click
‘Next’ to proceed. By not agreeing to
the terms and conditions the
installation will immediately cancel.
The Customer Information window
appears. Fill out the pertaining
information and select ‘Next’ to
proceed.
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The Destination Folder panel appears.
If you wish to accept the default path,
please select ‘Next’ to proceed.
Otherwise make the appropriate
changes, then select ‘Next’.
The Setup Type screen now appears.
Please toggle the ‘Complete’
installation and select ‘Next’ to
proceed.
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The Firewall Settings screen appears.
In order for the license manager to
communicate with the client, the
‘Unblock the system firewall for the
Sentinel RMS License Manager’ must
be toggled on. Failure to do so will
result in manual changes to the
firewall after installation. Select ‘Next’
to proceed.
The Sentinel RMS License Manager is
now ready to be installed. Select
‘Install’ to proceed.
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The Sentinel RMS License Manager is
now installed. Select ‘Finish’ to
proceed.
Step 2 – Installing Drivers for Dongle (Hardlock)
If you do not have the current drivers for the dongle (hardlock) you will be asked to do so
now. Should you already have the proper drivers installed the Geomatica 2013
installation will continue.
The Sentinel System Driver Installer now
appears. Please select ‘Upgrade’ to
proceed.
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The Sentinel System Driver Installer
welcome panel appears. Please select
‘Next’ to proceed.
The license agreement for Sentinel
System Driver appears. Please read
through the agreement and select ‘I
accept the terms in the license
agreement’ and then click ‘Next’ to
proceed. By not agreeing to the terms
and conditions the installation will
immediately cancel.
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The Setup Type screen now appears.
Please toggle the ‘Complete’
installation and select ‘Next’ to
proceed.
Installation is ready to begin. Click
‘Install’.
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The Sentinel System Driver Installer is
now complete. Please select ‘Finish’ to
proceed.
You will be prompted to restart your
machine. For the time being please
select ‘No’ and restart after the
installation is completed.
The Server RMS Installation Wizard is
complete.
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Step 3 – Gathering Fingerprint Information
Now that the installation of the Sentinel RMS License Manager has been completed, you
need gather the fingerprint (Locking Code) and send this information to PCI.
On the server machine simply go to StartAll ProgramsPCI GeomaticsServer
AdministrationInfoFingerprint.
Capture a print screen (ALT + PrtScn) or copy down the locking code and send it to
license@pcigeomatics.com.
In addition be sure to send the following information with your email.
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Customer Number
Customer Name
Company Name
Email address at which you want to receive the license file
Locking code
Platform of the computer where the license server resides
Geomatica version number
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Step 4 – Applying the License File
After you have received a copy of the license file from PCI, please save a
copy locally onto your desktop (Ex. C:\My Documents\PCI License). Now
proceed to open the WlmAdmin panel (StartAll ProgramsPCI
GeomaticsServer AdministrationServer Administrator).
To apply the license file right-click on the computer name (where the license
server resides) and select Add FeatureFrom a FileTo a File and its
Server).
Browse for the location of the previously saved license file, select it and click
‘Open’ to proceed.
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The license file will be applied into the license server and you will receive a
message similar to above. The number of licenses applied may vary,
depending on the amount of modules purchased, or being evaluated. The
Sentinel RMS License Manager is now installed, started and serving out
licenses.
**If a reboot of the license server is detected by the license manager itself,
the service will automatically restart and apply the license file, as long as you
select ‘To a File and it’s Server’ in the above step.
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Step 4 – Setting up Client Installations
With the Sentinel RMS License Manager installed, started and serving out
licenses, you can now install full client installations.
Using the Geomatica 2013 install file you downloaded previously, please run
the installation.
The Geomatica 2013 installation
Wizard starts. Click ‘Next’ to proceed.
The license agreement for Geomatica
2013 appears. Please read through
the agreement and select ‘I accept the
terms in the license agreement’ and
then click ‘Next’ to proceed. By not
agreeing to the terms and conditions
the installation will immediately
cancel.
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The Installation Location screen
appears. Choose a destination folder
to install the software, and then click
‘Next’.
**Due to certain read/write
permission issues under the
Program Files on new Windows
machines, the default install is
now the C: drive. We suggest
keeping this default installation
path in order to run Geomatica.
For Client Installation, choose Client
(server license) as the Installation
Type, and click ‘Next’.
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The License Server Host panel
appears. Please type either the
computer name (with domain), or the
IP address of the machine where the
license server resides. After doing so
please select ‘Next’ to proceed.
**If you have entered the computer name (or IP address) properly and an
error occurs, it means that the license server might not be configured properly,
or started. You can set the licensing later so carry on with the installation and
contact PCI support to troubleshoot.
Installation is ready to begin. Click
‘Install’.
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The Geomatica Installation Wizard is
complete. Check “Yes I would like to launch
the Geomatica 2013” to start the software.
The installation of the Sentinel RMS License Manager and the corresponding clients of
Geomatica 2013 are now completed.
For any technical assistance you can always contact license@pcigeomatics.com or
support@pcigeomatics.com accordingly. Please be sure to include all relevant screen captures,
and to quote your customer number for
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