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  1. QMetry Installation is supported only on Linux  - Cent OS 7 and 8, and RHEL 7 and 8. No other OS is certified for QMetry Installation.
  2. Two Linux Servers are required: One for QMetry Application and the other or QMetry Reporting.
  3. Refer QMetry Deployment Document for the hardware requirements.
  4. All the servers should have support of these commands: unzip, yum and curl.
  5. Internet access should be enabled on both the servers to install using docker.
  6. Firewall and selinux must be disabled on the server while installing QMetry and Reports.
  7. Ensure Proxy Servers are not blocking downloads from the Internet.
  8. Application and Report servers should be in the same network. Report Server should be able to communicate with Application Server over 80/443 and Database Server 3306/DB Port. Ports 8080 and 33061 should be enabled/open on Reports Server to allow connections from QMetry application server.
  9. Docker installation requires root user access. To install using a non-root user, follow the steps specified here before starting the install on both QMetry and Report servers.
  10. Docker is installed under /var/lib/ directory. We recommend allocating enough space here to ensure QMetry has enough space to save your data.
    • Data of QMetry database is saved under : /var/lib/docker/volumes/qmetry_mysql_data/_data
    • Data of QMetry attachments added is saved under : /var/lib/docker/volumes/qmetry_attachment/_data
  11. Get the following files from QMetry Support :, & docker credentials required for installation.
  12. Post installation QMetry Application and QMetry Report both should be configured either on https or http.
  13. If you are planning Jira integration with QMetry and Jira is running on https, make sure your QMetry is also running over https protocol. QMetry and Jira should run on the same protocol.
  14. Following Ports should be open:


  1. For users evaluating QMetry
    • You should have received an evaluation license valid for 30 days along with the installation.
  2. For users requiring commercial license
    • Server's domain name and mac address are required to generate your QMetry License. Follow the below steps to get your server mac address and send this information along with the domain name to QMetry Support to get your QMetry License generated. Send an email to to reach QMetry Support.
      • Execute the below command to get your server mac address. Then send the MAC address to QMetry Support to receive license file.
        • ifconfig (MAC address of Ethernet card e.g. eth0/eth1 )
      • Once you receive license.key from QMetry Support, you can follow the Steps to Apply License file.

Step 4. Access QMetry application using the following address.