On-Premise Deployment: Prerequisites

Installation Overview
Thanks for your interest in Quill Extensions. This document will walk you through the entire Quill Extension on-premises deployment process, including prere...
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1.0: Determine total number of servers to procure
You will need to provision a dedicated Linux server or Linux Virtual Machine (VM) to run the API endpoint on. We have multiple customers who run a Windows-o...
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2.0: Hardware & OS Specifications
Hardware/Server Recommendations Linux Server (e.g., virtual machine, AWS instance, etc.) with the minimum system specifications: Number of Cores – 2 Mem...
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2.1: Linux user (root vs sudo)
A local Linux user must be added to the server in order to run the API processes. You are responsible for creating that user on the machine, and you are res...
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2.2: SSL Certificate
As part of the installation of Qlik or Tableau extensions, you will also need to generate SSL certificates for the Linux server(s) you've procured. Thi...
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2.3: Will users be outside your company network?
Sometimes customers deploy our software on-premise, and then ask us what they need to do to let employees outside their company network also use our softwar...
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3.0: QLIK INSTALLS - Prepare your Qlik Server's virtual proxy
This step is only necessary in Qlik Extension installations. You can skip it if you are installing either the Tableau Extension or Quill Extensions API. ...
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4.0: Install the software!
Now that you've completed all the prerequisite steps, it's time for you to install the Extension! Please follow the steps under Installation P...
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