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Install the Optional SAP Enterprise Architecture Designer Package for SAP HANA, express edition (Native Linux Machine)

If you installed the Applications package, you have the option of installing the SAP Enterprise Architecture Designer (SAP EA Designer) tool.
You will learn

You will learn how to download, install, and configure the eadesigner.tgz SAP EA Designer package.

Prerequisites

SAP EA Designer lets you capture, analyze, and present your organization’s landscapes, strategies, requirements, processes, data, and other artifacts in a shared environment. Using industry-standard notations and techniques, organizations can leverage rich metadata and use models and diagrams to drive understanding and promote shared outcomes in creating innovative systems, information sets, and processes to support goals and capabilities.

SAP EA Designer is a separate download in the Download Manager.

In this procedure you’ll download the SAP EA Designer package (eadesigner.tgz) using the built-in Download Manager (Console Mode), extract the package, and run the installation script.

  • Step 1

    Navigate to /usr/sap/HXE/home/bin:

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    /usr/sap/HXE/home/bin
    

    Enter the following command:

    • x86_64: ./HXEDownloadManager_linux.bin linuxx86_64 installer eadesigner.tgz
    • PowerPC: java -jar HXEDownloadManager.jar linuxppc64le installer eadesigner.tgz
    eadesigner_tgz_Download_3
  • Step 2

    Enter:

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    cd /usr/sap/HXE/home/Downloads
    
  • Step 3

    Enter:

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    ls
    
  • Step 4

    Enter:

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    tar -xvzf eadesigner.tgz
    
    easdesigner_tgz_Command_Example_4
  • Step 5

    Enter:

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    cd HANA_EXPRESS_20
    
  • Step 6

    Enter:

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    sh ./install_eadesigner.sh
    

    Installation begins.

  • Step 7

    When prompted for passwords, enter the master password you specified when you installed SAP HANA 2.0, express edition.

  • Step 8

    When prompted to Proceed with installation, enter Y. Wait for installation to finish.

    A success message displays when installation completes.

    eadesigner_Successful_Deployment_2
  • Step 9
    • Note the URL for eadesigner.

    • Launch a web browser on your laptop and enter the URL in your web browser address bar. The SAP EA Designer login page displays.

      SAP_EA_Designer_Login_Page_1
    • Click Login with your XSA User on this logon page.

    • Enter XSA_ADMIN user and password. You are logged in as administrator of SAP EA Designer.

      SAP_EA_Designer_welcome_page_0
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