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LEM system requirements

Before you install SolarWinds LEM, ensure that your hardware systems meet the minimum software and hardware requirements. This section contains the following system requirements:

Your deployment may require additional resources based on your deployment architecture.

Virtual appliance

Hardware Requirements
Hypervisor

VMware vSphere ESX 4.0 and later

VMware vSphere ESXi 4.0 and later

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 Release 2 (R2)

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2

CPU speed 2 GHz*
Memory 8 GB*
Hard drive space

250 GB*

2.0 TB is recommended for larger deployments

Software Requirements
Hypervisor

VMware vSphere ESX 4.0 and later

VMware vSphere ESXi 4.0 and later

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 Release 2 (R2)

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2

Software and Hardware Requirements
Operating system

Windows® Vista

Windows 7

Windows 8

Windows 10

Windows Server® 2008

Windows Server 2008 R2

Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 R2

CPU Speed Dual Core, 2 GHz
Memory 1 GB
Hard Drive Space 5 GB
Environment variables Permissions to install all software with administrator rights
Desktop console (Optional) Adobe® Air® Runtime

* These requirements are the default settings. Depending on your deployment, you may need to add additional resources for additional log-traffic volume and data retention.

Web console

The console does not support Internet Explorer 10 running on a Windows Server 2012 system.

Software and Hardware Requirements
Adobe Flash Flash Player 15
Web browser

Microsoft Internet Explorer® 8 and later

Mozilla Firefox® 10 and later

Google® Chrome™ 17 and later

LEM agent

Hardware / Software Requirements
Operating System

IBM AIX

Linux

Oracle Solaris

Windows Vista

Windows 7

Windows 8

Windows Server 2000

Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008

CPU Speed 450 MHz Pentium III or equivalent
Memory 512 MB RAM
Hard Drive Space 1 GB
Environment Variables Administrative access to the device hosting the LEM Agent

 

 

 
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