Before installing Springboard, you should make sure that the following system requirements are met.
Hosting: to install the Springboard installation profile on your website your hosting provider will need to meet the Drupal installation requirements.
Payment processing: you will also need a payment processing account with a credit card gateway service like Authorize.net.
Salesforce: To integrate Springboard with your Salesforce .org you will need to install the Springboard Salesforce package.
Springboard can be installed as a full distribution (which installs all of the core Drupal and required contrib modules) or as a suite of modules into an existing Drupal site. The full distribution is recommended as not only are the required modules installed, but base configuration options are automatically set. Depending on your needs, follow the instructions in the following sections: