Minimum permissions and ports required by Symantec Protection for Sharepoint Connector 6.x..x

Article:TECH203502  |  Created: 2013-03-04  |  Updated: 2014-06-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH203502
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



You are planning to install Symantec Protection for Sharepoint 6.x.x on a Microsoft Sharepoint Farm. You want to know minimum permissions required for.

1. Installation Account for installing Symantec Protection for Sharepoint Connector.

2. Service Account required to run Symantec Protection for Sharepoint Service.

3. TCP Ports required for communications between Front End Servers and Central Administrator.

 


Solution



 

Account

Server/ Database

RightsRoles Required

Remarks

Installation Account

SharePoint WFE

SharePoint Farm administrator

User must have administrator rights on the local machine

SharePoint Application Server (Central Admin)

SharePoint Farm administrator

User must have administrator rights on the local machine

Database Server

db_creator

The user account must be a member of the Local Administrators Group on the computer on which the SharePoint server is installed. If the SQL server is on a separate computer, the user account must be a member of the Local Administrators Group on that computer as well.

The user account must be of a user who configured SharePoint farm using SharePoint Configuration and Technology wizard.

The username must be in the format domainusername or computerusername.

SharePoint Content database

db_owner

SharePoint Config database

db_owner

Service Account

SharePoint WFE

SharePoint Farm administrator

The user account must be a member of the Local Administrators Group on the computer on which the SharePoint server is installed.

SharePoint Application Server (Central Admin)

SharePoint Farm administrator

Database Server

db_creator

The user account must be a member of the Local Administrators Group on the computer on which the SharePoint server is installed. If the SQL server is on a separate computer, the user account must be a member of the Local Administrators Group on that computer as well.

The user account must be of a user who configured SharePoint farm using SharePoint Configuration and Technology wizard.

The username must be in the format domainusername or computerusername.

SharePoint Content database

db_owner

SharePoint Config database

db_owner

 
Required TCP Ports
9455 Command channel, used for sending commands to the SPSS service
9466 Reporting channel, used by on-demand and scheduled reports
9477 Logging channel, used only in version SPSS 6.0.0 (Deprecated in SPSS 6.0.1 and above)



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