Ensure that your environment meets all of the software and hardware requirements for Maximo Anywhere and IBM® MobileFirst Platform Foundation.
To build mobile apps for Windows devices, you must use a Windows computer. To build mobile apps for iOS devices, you must use a Mac OS X computer. Prepare your build environment by installing the required development tools for your chosen platform.
Print the installation planning worksheet and use it during the installation.
On the computer where Maximo® Asset Management is installed, download the Maximo Anywhere product software from IBM® Passport Advantage®. .
Install the Maximo Asset Management required components.
Create or identify a database instance to use with MobileFirst Server.
Install or identify an application server to use with MobileFirst Server.
On a designated server computer, install MobileFirst Server.
Install the MobileFirst Server Administration Services by using the MobileFirst Server Configuration Tool.
On the build computer, prepare the Maximo Anywhere build environment.
On the build computer, install Maximo Anywhere.
On the MobileFirst Server computer, add a MobileFirst runtime environment by using the configuration tool.
On the computer where Maximo Anywhere is installed, run the build all command. If your computer is a Windows system, use the build.cmd file. If your computer is a UNIX or Linux system, use the build.sh file. This step generates the distributable files for the Maximo Anywhere project and deploys them to MobileFirst Server.
Install the Maximo Anywhere apps on mobile devices.
Optional: On the build computer, to create an integrated development environment, install MobileFirst Studio.