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How to install Siebel 8 Server on RHEL4

Discussion in 'System Administration & Application DBA' started by Julian, Aug 12, 2008.

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    The following are the steps to install Siebel 8 Server on RHEL4

    Step 1 : Install Oracle 10g RDBMS

    1. Install 10g base product ( – Software only (no DB should be installed)
    2. Upgrade the 10g R1 s/w to 10g R2 (
    3. Create manual DB using “dbca” and enter the parameters as per Installation guide
    4. Create TNS / LISTENER using “netca”
    5. Create tablespace for Siebel Data / Index

    Step 2 : Install Web Server

    1. Install Oracle HTTP Server (Apache Web Server v2.x)
    2. To obtain the Apache Web Server v2.x, you must download the Oracle Application Server 10.1.3 companion CD from the link below:

    Web Srvr home
    : /opt/oracle/10g_http_srvr/ohs

    Step 3: Installing the Siebel Software on RHEL4

    [A] Install Siebel Enterprise Server and Gateway Server

    Run the CD “Base Application for Linux”, install image & from there start installation.

    1. Choose directory name e.g. /opt/oracle/Siebel
    2. Select the product to install
    1. In configuration wizard select “Create New Configuration” followed by "Configure a New Gateway Name Server” with TCP/IP port no and Language.
    2. Then choose “Configure a New Enterprise in a Gateway Name Server
    3. Give Gateway Name Server Host Name and TCP/IP Port for the same
    4. Specify Enterprise Name and Enterprise description.
    5. Create fs directory in the mentioned path.
    6. Select Data base platform e.g. Oracle Database10g Enterprise Edition(CBO)
    7. Database table owner : Siebel and SQL Connect String : orasib
    8. Siebel Database User Account Name and Password : SADMIN/SADMIN
    9. Enterprise Security Authentication Level : Database Authentication (default)
    10. Specify Security Adapter Name : DBSecAdpt
    11. Exit ‘Yes’ the configuration wizard and “Create New Configuration” task for configuring the Siebel Server.
    12. Give Siebel Enterprise Name e.g. SBA_80 , Siebel Server Logical Profile Name.
    13. Select all the server components and Language as English (American) and Deployed language also same.
    14. Select Connection broker port and TCP/IP port for Remote Synchronization Manager
    15. Specify Siebel User Account and Password : SADMIN/SADMIN
    16. Browse JRE Home Location e.g. /usr/java/jre1.6.0_03
    17. Specify default RMI registry port
    18. Select Authentication type as Database
    19. Browse Security Adapter Configuration file : /opt/oracle/Siebel/siebsrvr/management/bin/odbcsecadp.cfg
    20. Skip SSL
    [FONT="]Append the following entries at the end of ALL siebel env file (siebenv.sh) under sub directories of SIEBEL_ROOT

    Configure Siebel Database

    1. source siebenv.sh from <siebel_root>/siebsrvr</siebel_root>
    2. Launch the configurator from command line using
    1. select "Install Database"
    2. Confirm if GRANTUSR.SQL is executed
    3. finally a MASTER file will be created in the current path (master_install.ucf)
    4. run the below command
    [C]Install Siebel Web Server Extension

    1. Launch the SWSE installer
    2. Browse the Siebel web server extension directory e.g. /opt/oracle/siebel/sweapp
    3. Language enu-English and ‘No’ for Product information required in local Siebel update server
    4. Select the Task : “Configure a New Siebel Server Extension Logical Profile”
    5. Specify Siebel Enterprise Name(e.g. SBA_80) and New Siebel Server Extension Logical Profile(e.g./opt/oracle/siebel/gtwysrvr/admin/Webserver)
    6. Select English language and Enable Application specific Statistics
    7. Select Compression type as ‘None’, session timeout values (300/900), HTTP port no.
    8. High Interactivity and Standard Interactivity user name and pass word (SADMIN/SADMIN)
    9. Default statistic page for web server : _stats.swe
    10. “Create’ Install shield wizard for Siebel Web Server Extension
    11. Select Load balancer as “Single Siebel Server
    12. Select Application Server Host Name and Connection Server Port
    13. Browse Web Server logical Profile and Extract location
    14. Execute the configuration.
    15. Start the web browser session http://host: port/application
    16. For eg:
    17. http://domain:7777/sales_enu
    For 1st time access, you need to launch the application through THICK client and enter the LICENSE KEY. After that you can access through THIN client (ie IE)

    • host = the name of the Web server machine.
    • port = The Web server listen port (not required if using the default port, 80).
    • application = Any Siebel application hosted by this Web server (such as callcenter_enu, sales_deu, and so on).

    [C] Install the Siebel Mobile web Client

    [D] Install Siebel Tools
    ( both C/D installation will be in local Windows PC )