Installing the WallStreet Adapter

This page describes how to install the WallStreet Adapter.

Requirements

To deploy the WallStreet Adapter, you require the following:

  • WallStreet Adapter installation kit (WallstreetAdapter-<version>.zip)

  • Wall Street Systems (WSS) client licence files (license.txt, signature.txt, and wsscore.xml). Contact Wall Street Systems if you do not have these files.

  • Caplin Deployment Framework 7

  • Liberator 7

  • Transformer 7

  • Oracle Java 8 64-bit

Pre-deployment tasks

Perform the following tasks before deploying the adapter:

  1. Install Oracle Java 8 64-bit. For more information, see Installing Java.

  2. Install the Deployment Framework. For more information, see Installing the Deployment Framework.

  3. Deploy Liberator 7. For more information, see Installing Liberator.

  4. Deploy Transformer 7. For more information, see Installing Transformer.

Deploying the adapter

Follow the steps below to deploy the WallStreet Adapter:

  1. Copy the installation kit (WallStreetAdapter-<version>.zip) to your Deployment Framework’s <framework-root>/kits directory.

  2. From the root of your deployment framework, run the command below to stop all running components in the Deployment Framework:

    ./dfw stop
  3. From the root of your deployment framework, run the command below to deploy the WallStreet Adapter:

    ./dfw deploy
  4. Run the command below to specify the hostnames of the primary and secondary server on which the adapter should run (for more information on this command, see dfw hosts):

    ./dfw hosts WallStreetAdapter <primary-server> <secondary-server>
    If you are installing the adapter on a developer’s machine, you can specify localhost for both the primary and secondary servers: ./dfw hosts WallStreetAdapter localhost localhost
  5. Configure the WallStreet Adapter’s connection properties in the file <framework_root>/global_config/overrides/WallStreetAdapter/etc/app.properties

  6. Copy your WallStreet client licence files (license.txt, signature.txt, and wsscore.xml) to the <framework_root>/global_config/overrides/WallStreetAdapter/etc/ directory

    You can specify a custom location for these files if required. For more details, see Configuration files.
  7. From the root of your deployment framework, run the command below to restart all components in the Deployment Framework:

    ./dfw start