# Enterprise Quickstart
# What is Rundeck?
Rundeck is an open source web app that lets system operators repeatably and securely execute operations procedures in production and other environment contexts.
# What is Rundeck Enterprise?
What differentiates Rundeck Enterprise from the OSS Rundeck version is . . . .
# How can I try out Rundeck Enterprise?
Note: this setup is meant for evaluating Rundeck on your local workstation. For a guide to setting up Rundeck Enterprise in production see Installation.
- Fill out the download form to access the download page.
- Go to
➤ Enterpriseand click on the the file ending in
.warto start the download.
- Once the download is finished verify that the file's checksum matches the expected checksum:
shasum -a 1 ~/Downloads/rundeckpro-enterprise-3.2.1-20200113.war
- Run the
java -XX:MaxPermSize=256m -Xmx1024m -jar ~/Downloads/rundeckpro-enterprise-3.2.1-20200113.war
- Once you see something similar to following log output, you know the server is ready:
Grails application running at http://0.0.0.0:4440 in environment: production
- Navigate to http://localhost:4440/ in a browser
- Log in with the username admin and password admin
Rundeck Enterprise is now running on your workstation for you to evaluate!
# Encrypted key/config storage
Encrypted key/config storage enabled by default. The default encryption algorithm is stronger than the “Default JCE Policy” used in earlier versions of Java 1.8
Note: If you receive an error message about encryption policy strength with creating projects or keys you will need to upgrade your Java 1.8 version, or set the encryption algorithm in
rundeck-config.properties to a lower strength algorithm such as
Further information about encrypted key/config storage on this link.
# What is next?
Next, learn how to create your first Rundeck Enterprise project