IBM Worklight v5.0.5 > WL server administration > Installation
Review IBM Worklight system requirements.
Uninstall any existing versions of WL server installing Worklight v5.0.5.
Download the IBM Mobile Platform foundation package from the IBM Passport Advantage site.
Confirm you have the latest FixPacks for the IBM Worklight product. If you are connected to the Internet during the installation, IBM Installation manager can download the latest fixPacks for you.
The IBM Worklight install package contains an Install Wizard.
The server installation wizard requires an application server and a database. Database options include:
- IBM DB2 (v9.7+)
- MySQL (v5.1+)
- Oracle (v11g+)
- Apache Derby (Included in installation image)
Application server options include:
- Liberty Profile v8.5+ (Included in installation image)
- WAS v7.0+.
- Apache Tomcat v7+.
The IBM Worklight installation automatically configures an application server and a database.