Learn about VMP Server system
requirements, and learn how to install the VMP Server.
For detailed information on operating system requirements, MS SQL Server requirements, and more,
see the >Vocera Messaging Platform Server Sizing Guide.
VMP Server Requirements
Before you begin your installation, make sure that the VMP installation server is running with at least 4 GB RAM and 120 GB HDD and meets the requirements described here.
Installing the VMP Server VMP is shipped with a setup file that enables you to install the VMP Server. Before you can install this setup file, you must disable the IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service and you must have .NET Framework 4.7.1 installed.
Configuring the VMP License
Before you can use the VMP Server, you must install a valid license. You can do this from the VMP Enterprise Manager.
Updating the VMP Server
If you have previously installed the VMP Server, you can use the VMP setup file to upgrade your installation to the latest version.
VMP Cluster Installation
To ensure maximum reliability, you can set up a cluster and install the VMP Server on each node of the cluster.
Starting and Stopping the VMP Server
When you install the VMP Server, it is automatically started for you. To restart the server, you must restart the Vocera Data Exchange service.
Setting VMP Server Log File Options
The VMP Server log files provide information on actions performed by the VMP Server. This can be useful if an unexpected error occurs. You can control what goes into these log files.
Changing the SQL Accounts for the VMP Server
If the SQL Server database has been updated, and some or all of the SQL accounts that the VMP Server uses have been removed, you can update the VMP Server to use the changed accounts.