Wyn Enterprise Administration Guide

Wyn Enterprise: Deploying as a Virtual Directory or Sub-Application

You can install Wyn Enterprise as a virtual directory or sub-application in Internet Information Services (IIS).

Prerequisites:

  • Internet Information Services (IIS) should be enabled.
  • Modules such as Url Rewrite 2.1 and Application Request Routing 3.0 must be installed. For more information, refer to this topic.
  • Latest version of Wyn Enterprise must be installed on your system.

Steps:

This section describes how to deploy Wyn Enterprise as a sub-application in Internet Information Services (IIS).

  1. Create a folder for the sub-application on your system.

    Creating a folder for the sub-application on the system

  2. Open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.

  3. In the Connections panel on the left, expand the Sites folder under your computer's directory.

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name

  4. Create a new website or select an existing website.

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name

  5. Then, right-click the selected website and select Add Application.

    Add a sub application

  6. In the Add Application dialog that appears, fill in the alias name for the sub-application and the physical path for the sub-application's folder created in step 1.

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name

  7. Click OK to save the changes.

  8. Select the sub-application in the Connections panel, and then choose URL Rewrite from the Features View.

    Select URL Rewrite from the Feature View

  9. Under the Actions pane on the right, select Add Rule(s).

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name

  10. In the Add Rule(s) dialog that appears, select 'Reverse Proxy' as the inbound and outbound rule.

    Selecting Reverse Proxy as the inbound and outbound rules

  11. Enter 'localhost:51980/wyn' as the server name where HTTP requests will be forwarded.

    Entering the server name in the Add Rules dialog

  12. Click OK to save the new rule.

  13. Now, modify the configuration file to specify the path base as your sub-application's name.

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name

  14. Restart the Wyn Services from the Service Control Manager.

  15. Finally, open the sub-application in the web browser.

    Specifying the path base as the sub-application's name