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52°North WPS installation guide


See the download page

System requirements

The 52°North WPS is tested on Tomcat 6.0, 7.0 and 8.0, all applications require Java 7 or higher!

If you have any problems running your WPS please post on the mailinglist.


Rename the downloaded .war file to wps.war

Put the wps.war file into the /webapps directory of tomcat. You could also load the file by using a Tomcat context. Please visit therefore the Tomcat documentation at apache.org.

For setting up the WPS from source, see this site.

Further configuration

For more information on the configuration of 52°North WPS please visit the configuration section in the Wiki.