System and Hardware Requirements - Server and Storage (Distributed) Configuration

In this configuration, server and storage components are distributed over two or more computers. This configuration supports a combination of up to 100 servers, 1000 virtual machines, 30,000 Microsoft Office 365 users, or 700 million total objects indexed.

Computer 1 with CommServe, Web Server, Web Console, Workflow Engine Installed

  • Windows Server operating systems

  • 8 CPU cores

  • 32 GB RAM

  • 500 GB for SQL database (SSD disk is recommended)

Computer 2 with MediaAgent and Access Nodes Installed

  • Windows Server operating systems and Linux operating systems, such as Red Hat and Ubuntu

  • 8 CPU cores

  • 16 GB RAM

  • 1.5 TB of working space for DDB, index, and job results (SSD disk is recommended)

  • To scale horizontally, several access nodes may be added. The access nodes are co-located with the data either in the cloud or on-premises.