The Ensemble installation is almost identical to Caché. This chapter points to the appropriate sections of the Caché documentation for your particular environment and highlights some additional facts you should consider for your Ensemble installation. To install Ensemble, perform the following steps:
Ensemble runs on several different platforms. Before installing, check the InterSystems Supported Platforms
document provided with the Ensemble kit to verify it runs on your particular version of the supported operating system. The document also lists browsers, web servers, and other technologies for use with InterSystems products.
There are additional considerations as described in the following topics:
If you have questions or encounter any problems in this regard, contact the WRC
In InterSystems products, a namespace
is a collection of data and programs in a virtual work space. InterSystems documentation provides a great deal of information about namespaces.
High Availability Considerations
The following Caché books contain information on how to install Ensemble on multiple clustered machines to provide failover capabilities in case of problems on the primary server. They also describe other Caché technologies that help provide high availability:
If you require further information to help you develop a failover and backup strategy tailored for your environment, or to review your current practices, please contact the InterSystems Worldwide Response Center