Chapter 3. Download and Install the Product

3.1. JBoss EAP Installation Overview

This guide provides instructions for the simplest installation process to help you get started using JBoss EAP as quickly as possible. Complete installation procedures can be found in the Installation Guide for JBoss EAP. After you install JBoss EAP, you can configure the server using the Management CLI or the Management Console. For information about how to configure JBoss EAP, see the Administration and Configuration Guide for JBoss EAP. Both guides are located on the Customer Portal at
You can install JBoss EAP in either of the following ways.
  • You can install JBoss EAP using the graphical installation program.
  • You can install JBoss EAP using a ZIP file.
Follow the instructions based on your preferred method of installation.