Guidelines for Teams Access Nodes

Updated

Verify that the access nodes for Teams meet the guidelines. Access nodes are virtual machines, cloud instances, or physical servers that run backups and other operations.

Note: For high availability (which is recommended for the first full backup), use 2 or more access nodes.

Environment

Apps

5

10

Data backed up per day

1 TB

2 TB

Guidelines

CPU or vCPU for the access nodes

4 cores

8 cores

RAM for the access nodes

8 GB

16 GB

Access nodes

  • Normal availability: 1

  • High availability: 2 or more

  • Normal availability: 1

  • High availability: 2 or more

Streams per access node

10

20