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In these challenging times when COVID-19 is imposing significant disruptions to day to day activities and affecting normal business flow of our much-valued users and employees, we at Bentley are mindfully committed to ensuring smooth transition of work from office to remote location or home. Our innovative software and services are all geared for working from home or remote locations and do not impose the need to be in an office set-up.
To ensure smooth transition of work and effectiveness of your daily workflows with Bentley software, we have assembled information that you can refer to while working remotely or from home. We are working hard to deliver high levels of customer service, and welcome feedback, questions, and ideas on how we can serve you better in a remote work environment.
There are several options to work remotely with our applications:
You may decide to install the software on your home computer. If you do this, once signed in via the CONNECTION Client using your normal work email login, you will have the same licenses available as you do in the office.
i. Generally, the SQL server and BRCM database are included in the delivered installation package. If that is not installed you can install it by modifying the installed application.
Open the BRCM installer file as an administrator. BRCM installer will open. Click on Configure.
ii. Click Next until the Features dialog appears and select the Microsoft SQL server and BRCM database options. Click Next and proceed with the installation. iii. This installation will install the SQL server and create a BRCM database with a BRCMUser login and an ODBC DSN for the BRCM database.You can also create the database manually:
a. Create a new databaseb. Create a new login for the databasec. Provide ODBC DSN for the database (make sure that ODBC 64 bit data source is used)
The connection string for the database is given in the BRCM.cfg file located at workset standards folder: For instance:Open the BRCM.cfg file to check the connection string and make sure the connection string is matching with the ODBC DSN.
For more details please visit:
Bentley Raceway and Cable Management Database Configuration