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Maximum capacity of Solarwinds infrastructure

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Created by Gary O'Donovan, last modified by Magdalena.Markova on Sep 15, 2016

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This article provides brief information on the maximum total capacity of a SolarWinds infrastructure. 


All NPM versions


The following are the recommended specifications:

  • One polling engine for every 12k elements.
  • Maximum of 100k elements per primary SolarWinds NPM server (i.e. 1 NPM server + 9 APEs). 


See the following for more details:



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00:13, 15 Sep 2016