Sun Java System Portal Server 7 Installation Guide

Hardware and Operating System Requirements

The following hardware and software are required to upgrade from Portal Server 6 2005Q1 software on Solaris to this release.

Table 7–1 Hardware and Operating System Requirements for Upgrade

Component 

Platform Requirements 

Supported Platforms  

Sun UltraTM 60, or Sun Blade, or better workstation or server

Operating System 

Solaris 8 or Solaris 9 U6 or Solaris 10 on SPARC Solaris 9 or Solaris 10 on x86 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3.0 Updated 3 on x86 

RAM 

1024 Mbytes of RAM for evaluation install 

1.2 Gbytes of RAM for regular deployment on Sun Java System Web Server 

2.0 Gbytes of RAM for regular deployment on Sun Java System Application ServerSun Java system Application Server 

Disk space 

1 Gbyte of disk space for Portal Server software and associated applications 

Swap Space 

The swap space of the machine should be twice the amount of physical memory. For example, if the machine has 2.0 Gbytes of RAM, the swap space should be 4.0 Gbytes.