To install PingCentral, download the latest version of the software and follow the on-screen instructions.
- You are signed on to your system and have privileges that allow you to install applications. Run PingCentral as a non-root user.
- All system requirements are met, and the Oracle or OpenJDK Java 11 LTS runtime environment is installed.
- The <JAVA_HOME> path points to the JDK software on your system. For example, /usr/lib/jvm/java-11-openjdk-22.214.171.124-0.e17_7.x86_64. To verify this information, run the echo $JAVA_HOME command.
- The JAVA/bin directory path is added to the <PATH> variable. To verify this information, run the echo $PATH command.
- Download the latest version of PingCentral from the Ping Identity website.
- Extract the file into the appropriate target installation directory.
- Start PingCentral by running /<pingcentral_install>/bin/run.sh.
When the installation is complete, open a browser window and enter the machine
and PingCentral admin port in the URL
Sign on to the application using the following credentials:
- Username: Administrator
- Password: 2Federate
Configure PingCentral to run as a Linux
systemv service or a Linux systemd service, as appropriate.
For more information, see Configuring PingCentral to run as a Linux systemv service or Configuring PingCentral to run as a Linux systemd service.
Without modification, PingCentral is secure by default.