Sun Java System Message Queue 4.3 Installation Guide

Hardware Requirements

In order to install Message Queue 4.3, your AIX system should satisfy the minimum hardware requirements shown in Table 4–1. See Supported Platforms and Components for information on software requirements.

Table 4–1 Minimum Hardware Requirements for AIX Installation


Minimum Requirements [This is the hardware configuration used for testing. A lesser system might also be adequate.]




256 MB

(2 GB recommended for high-availability or high-volume deployments)

Disk space 

Compressed installation (.zip) file: approximately 23 MB

Temporary working directory (for extracting installation files): approximately 29 MB

Installed product: approximately 30 MB. More space may be needed if broker stores persistent messages locally.