IBM InfoSphere Information Server Installation and Configuration Guide

An IBM Redpaper publication


This IBM® Redpaper™ publication provides suggestions, hints and tips, directions, installation steps, checklists of prerequisites, and configuration information collected from several IBM InfoSphere® Information Server experts. It is intended to minimize the time required to successfully install and configure InfoSphere Information Server.

The information in this document is based on field experiences of experts who have implemented InfoSphere Information Server. As such, it is intended to supplement, and not replace, the product documentation.

Discover the proven choices and combinations for installing InfoSphere Information Server that have been the most successful for the IBM InfoSphere Center Of Excellence. This paper includes a broad range of customer needs and experiences, with a focus on the following areas:

  • InfoSphere Information Server architecture
  • Checklists
  • Prerequisites
  • Configuration choices that work well together

This paper is based on thousands of hours of production systems experience, from which you can now reap significant benefits.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Platform specifications
Chapter 3. Capacity planning
Chapter 4. Installation and configuration
Chapter 5. Parallel configuration files
Appendix A. Configurations and checklists


Publish Date
08 March 2011

Last Update
14 January 2013

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