Install or upgrade API Portal

Install API Portal components on all supported platforms, or upgrade an existing API Portal installation.

Software installation prerequisites

Your system must meet these prerequisites before you can install API Portal.

Install Apache HTTP server and PHP

The API Portal installation script does not install specific dependencies (such as Apache HTTP server and PHP) that are required by API Portal, so you must install these dependencies yourself before you install API Portal.

Install and configure database server

Configure your MySQL or MariaDB database server before you install API Portal.

Install API Portal

Install or uninstall API Portal on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) or CentOS.

Configure Elasticsearch

Configure Elasticsearch in your API Portal to improve API and Applications management performance.

Install Redis cache

Optionally install a Redis cache for better performance.

Connect API Portal to API Manager

Connect API Portal to API Manager to leverage the user registry and API Catalog stored and managed in API Manager.

Configure TLS authentication with API Manager

Configure API Portal and API Manager Mutual TLS authentication to increase the level of security of your API Portal.

Secure API Portal

Secure and harden your API Portal environment after installation.

Additional configuration

Perform additional configuration after API Portal installation.

Unattended installation

Install or uninstall API Portal in unattended mode.

Upgrade API Portal

Upgrade your existing API Portal to 7.7.

Update API Portal with a service pack or patch

Apply a service pack or patch to API Portal.