This article is an index of content that provides guidance for installing SysKit Point On-Premises.


Getting started

These are the 4 most important requirements to get you started:

  1. Virtual Machine where SysKit Point will be installed
    • Ask your Infrastructure team to create a dedicated VM according to the minimum requirements
    • After the VM has been created and your Infrastructure team provided you with the RDP connection info and Windows login account you need to connect to the VM and perform additional configuration steps:
  2. SQL Server database where SysKit Point will store its data
  3. Decide which URL are you going to use for SysKit Point web application and prepare an SSL certificate required to make a secure https connection from the browser
  4. Global Administrator will be asked to login and provide application consent during the setup
    • Please note: Global admin account is only necessary during the initial configuration, later the application can be used with other non-privileged accounts

Click the appropriate link to learn more about the requirements for each of the mentioned resources.

If you run into any issues when preparing your environment, please contact us.

SysKit Point Installation & Configuration

Once you went through all the requirements above and prepared all the necessary resources you are ready to install SyKit Point. Use RDP to connect to the Virtual Machine where SysKit Point will be installed and perform the following:

First steps with SysKit Point

By now your SysKit Point is up and running. You can login to the Point web application and it continuously collects data from Microsoft 365. There are a few important considerations to make to complete the setup and secure your Point web application: