Wednesday, January 27, 2016

7 tips to quickly install SAP Hybris Commerce Suite on your PC

SAP Hybris Commerce Suite is the omni-channel commerce solution from SAP Hybris. It offers a consistent shopping experience accross channels like web or call center and can be integrated with SAP ERP or CRM.

You would like to install the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite locally on your PC for a customer demonstration or to familiarize yourself with the SAP Hybris Commerce functionality? You don’t want to spend time on solving installation issues? Follow the 7 tips to quickly install the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite on your PC and get started!





1. Make sure your PC meets the following requirements:




2. Download the correct version of the JDk (Java Development kit) from this link and install it on your PC following the wizard. 
Make sure you remove old JDk versions from your PC!






3. To be able to download the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite software from the SAP Support Portal you need your S-user with password (which you can request from the SAP Support Portal homepage or this link). 
You also need the SAP Download Manager to be installed on your PC. The SAP Download Manager and the instructions to install it can be found on the SAP Support Portal via this link.


4. Now download the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite package from the SAP Support Portal. Go to Software Downloads - Installations and Upgrades - Find an Installation or Upgrade by Alphabethical List - Letter ‘H’ - SAP Hybris Commerce Suite or use this link





5. Unpack the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite package. Do not use the built-in client of your Windows system, but use another data unpacking tool e.g. WinRAR to avoid issues with your files during installation.





6. Unzip the ZIP file in a folder you name for example SAP Hybris and that you place directly in the root, so C:\Hybris. Do not use a long menu path and make sure your folder name does not contain a space.

7. Now you can build the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite, start the SAP Hybris Server on your PC and Initialize the SAP Hybris Commerce Suite by following the Quick Installation guide on the SAP Hybris wiki. To access the product documentation on this SAP Hybris wiki you need an account with password which you request here.