Prepare for the Installation of IBM® Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows

Before you install Connect:Direct® for Microsoft Windows, make sure the following tasks are complete:

  • Make sure system meets product hardware and software requirements
  • Define users for Microsoft Windows
  • Configure and test TCP/IP connectivity as needed
  • Install and configure Microsoft SQL Server when not using the default PostgreSQL database support.
  • If you plan to use NT Broadcast to send user notification messages, ensure that NT Broadcast is configured
  • Complete installation worksheets