For trial customer and customers with small installations, Enterprise Tester provides a set of installation files which will install a SQL Server Express database.

Download Enterprise Tester from http://www.enterprisetester.com/ . Select the Sql-Bundle-Setup file and run the .exe file.

Installation Steps Using the SQL Express Database

Ensure the pre-requisites have already been installed and the various components configured, you can then download and install the Enterprise Tester application.

  1. Click on the download button and save the file.
  2. Open the zip file and double click on the Windows Installer Package and select run.
  3. Select ‘Next’ from the 1st screen displayed.
  4. Accept the terms of the license and click ‘Next’.
  5. Select the installation directory and click ‘Next’.
  6. Then select ‘Install’.
  7. Click ‘Finish’ to close the installer.

SQL Server Express Database is limited to a maximum database size of 10gb, and limited to up to 1gb of memory to be used by SQL Server and up to 1 CPU.

For larger installations such as 30 user and the 30+ user licenses, we recommend SQL Server 2008 R2 Database.