Installation and Configuration

The K2 Getting Started Guides contain a significant amount of detail and discussions around supported topologies as well as detailed installation and configuration instructions. Below highlights a number of useful topics:

K2 blackpearl
DESCRIPTION
Contains all details and guidance around how to install the base K2 blackpearl platform.
Details around installing and configuring the K2 for SharePoint 2013 integrations.
This assists with deciding which K2 blackpearl topology to pursue. This includes a decision try to help facilitate the target architecture.
There are several hardware and software requirements regardless of the deployment scenario you choose.
K2 SmartForms
Description
Contains all details and guidance around how to install the based K2 smartforms.
Outlines the different ways in which K2 SmartForms can be deployed.
There are several hardware and software requirements regardless of the deployment scenario you choose.

Choice of Deployment

Choose the approach that best meets your business needs; evolve your deployment approach as your business evolves and configuration and integration with many industry cloud solutions such as Office 365, Salesforce, SharePoint, and Azure Active Directory.

Security

One of the key value propositions of the K2 platforms is its ability to combine people and systems into seamless solutions. As a result, the landscape contains disparate systems and technologies brought together by the K2 platform. As with any distributed platform, there is a need to understand, plan and configure for a secure environment for authenticated users.

Architecture Planning

This document provides topics that assist with planning the overall landscape in which K2 will be installed and how the K2 instance(s) should look within the larger ecosystem.