The 16.6 Allegro Design Workbench (ADW) Configuration Manager has been enhanced!There is an enhanced focus on software serviceability and an improved ease of use environment for managing:
A new ADW Server Setup Wizard provides the ability to quickly install the server and clients.
The Sever Management Tools provide:– New server set up wizard– Start/stop server– Server status logs
You can now setup a schedule for Library Distribution and Distribution status monitoring.
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Here’s the new Configuration Manager: You can setup a Master or Design type server: The new map display indicates the various servers around the globe and their status:
A green icon indicated the server is running (yellow means it’s stopped). You can hover over the icon to determine the name, description and status. A Right Mouse Button (RMB) on the icon controls other options: Here are the various options when you select Configure Library Distribution: As always, I look forward to your comments!Jerry “GenPart” Grzenia
Yes - the ADW Server can reside on a different OS platform than the clients. And, through the configuration file, you can establish who will be ADW administrators.
Interesting info. I have a quesition, anyway. Is it possible to run ADW server on Linux and have users on windows masines? Will some priviledged users be able to administer ADW?