Extensis Portfolio Server 9 for Microsoft Windows
Thank you for purchasing Extensis Portfolio Server! Portfolio Server makes it easy to organize your files into catalogs that are available across your entire workgroup.
These are the minimum system requirements, and are designed for a small creative workgroup with modest sized files. Your implementation may require a more powerful system.
Portfolio Server Windows
* Required on the machine that is used to administer the server through the web interface. May be administered remotely.
** While lower-grade processors are supported, it is not recommended for installations serving catalogs with a large number of assets (and AutoSync folders) or supporting more than 5 concurrent client connections. For optimal performance, choose a processor capable of supporting Java 6. See the following site for more information:
Java SE 6 release notes and supported configurations: http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/install/system-configurations.html
*** 32-bit emulated mode only, under Windows Server 2008 64-bit Edition.
SQL Connect Windows
Minimum Hardware Requirements
Recommended Hardware Requirements
For cross-platform environments, Extensis recommends that Services for Macintosh (SFM) be installed.
Microsoft SQL Server Requirements
Oracle Database Requirements
NOTE: Newer database engines and ODBC drivers may function properly, but have not been verified. Use alternate or newer database engines and ODBC drivers at your own risk.
Installing Portfolio Server
To install Portfolio Server, double click the installer icon and allow the installer to guide you. For complete installation and setup details, see the Portfolio Administration Guide.
Installing Portfolio SQL Connect
Portfolio SQL Connect is automatically installed by the Portfolio Server Installer. Please see the Portfolio Administration Guide for configuration details.
Files are installed to the directory chosen during installation. The default install location is:
Windows - <system disk>:\Program Files\Extensis\Portfolio Server 9
It is recommended that you uninstall any earlier version of Portfolio Server before installing Portfolio Server 9.
What's new in Portfolio Server 9
Portfolio Server Portfolio Server 9 is built on a Java-based J2EE server platform that provides increased stability as well as centralized catalog and user management. Portfolio Server features server-side media-processing built on Equilibrium's MediaRich Server platform. This offers consistency and improved performance in demanding workflows.
Portfolio Server hosts and provides administration for the Portfolio Web Client. Administrators can centrally configure the Web Client experience for users, including view and search settings, as well as access to functions like download and file-conversion.
The Portfolio Server Admin web application offers remote access for the most common server-administration tasks:
Other features of Portfolio Server 9.0 include:
What's new in Portfolio SQL Connect 9?
The optional Portfolio SQL Connect add-on module now supports the following database servers:
The following issues are known, but have not yet been addressed in this version of Portfolio. The list is intended to cite the most serious problems known. It is not an exhaustive list of all known problems.
For the most up-to-date information about Portfolio support, please see the following page on the Extensis website:
To reach us for technical support or general questions please use the following method:
If you have an annual service agreement, you are entitled to priority support. Please use the contact information on your service agreement.
For customer service please use one of the following methods:Phone:(800)796-9798
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