Hardware requirements for the DBMS and the Administration Server

The following tables give the minimum hardware requirements to a DBMS and Administration Server obtained during tests. For a complete list of operating systems and DBMSs supported, please refer to the list of hardware and software requirements.

Administration Server and SQL Server are on different devices, the network includes 50,000 devices

Configuration of the device that has Administration Server installed

Hardware

Value

CPU

4 cores, 2,500 MHz

RAM

8 GB

Hard drive

300 GB, RAID recommended

Network adapter

1 Gbit

Configuration of the device that has SQL Server installed

Hardware

Value

CPU

4 cores, 2,500 MHz

RAM

16 GB

Hard drive

200 GB, SATA RAID

Network adapter

1 Gbit

Administration Server and SQL Server are on the same device, the network includes 50, 000 devices

Configuration of the device that has Administration Server and SQL Server installed

Hardware

Value

CPU

8 cores, 2,500 MHz

RAM

16 GB

Hard drive

500 GB, SATA RAID

Network adapter

1 Gbit

Administration Server and SQL Server are on different devices, the network includes 100, 000 devices

Configuration of the device that has Administration Server installed

Hardware

Value

CPU

8 cores, 2.13 GHz

RAM

8 GB

Hard drive

1 TB, with RAID

Network adapter

1 Gbit

Configuration of the device with SQL Server installed

Hardware

Value

CPU

8 cores, 2.53 GHz

RAM

26 GB

Hard drive

500 GB, SATA RAID

Network adapter

1 Gbit

The tests were run under the following settings:

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