AppBridge Documentation : Configuration - Host settings

The AppBridge Platform host settings control the communication between the Platform and the data providers, the communication between the Platform and the Nodes, and the hosting information for the Platform user interface.

Prerequisites

If you are using either of the MySQL or MongoDB data providers, you must complete the following prerequisites prior to configuring the host settings:

Configure host settings

To configure host settings, please sign into the installed AppBridge Transformation Suite.

Managing host settings

You can update the host settings at any time from the Platform user interface:

  1. Sign into an authorized Platform administrator account.

  2. Click the gear icon  located at the top right of the navigation bar.

  3. Click the Host Settings field in the drop down menu.

Host settings

The following host settings are available in the Platform:

NameDescription
Use MySQL for relational data storageSelects MySQL as the relational data storage provider
(MySQL) Host NameThe host name or IP address of the MySQL server. Set to localhost if MySQL is installed on the same server as the Platform
(MySQL) PortThe port that the MySQL server is listening on. Default is 3306
(MySQL) UsernameThe username of the MySQL admin user
(MySQL) PasswordThe password of the MySQL admin user
Use MongoDB for binary data storageSelects MongoDB as the binary data storage provider
(MongoDB) Host NameThe host name or IP address of the MongoDB server. Set to localhost if MongoDB is installed on the same server as the Platform
(MongoDB) PortThe port that the MongoDB server is listening on. Default is 27017
(MongoDB) UsernameThe username of the MongoDB admin user
(MongoDB) PasswordThe password of the MongoDB admin user
(MongoDB) Use Kerberos AuthenticationSelects Kerberos Authentication as the authentication provider for MongoDB. Default is false
External AddressThe URL that the Platform user interface can be accessed from externally. Format is http://<platform ip or hostname>:<port>. This setting must be configured before Transformation Nodes can be associated with the platform

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