Prerequisites for Tivoli Netcool Impact 5.1.1
About the Software Product Compatibility Reports Portal
Note: The Netcool/Impact 5.1.1 hardware requirements are not currently available in the Software Product Compatibility Reports portal and are posted on this page instead. The most up-to-date information about supported software, browsers and operating systems is provided by the IBM® Software Product Compatibility Reports at the following URL:
Use the Software Product Compatibility Reports portal to generate reports by product to determine what system requrements are supported.
Netcool/Impact 5.1.1. reports generated from the Software Product Compatibility Report portal
For your convenience, here are links to some basic Netcool/Impact 5.1.1. reports:
Operating Systems for Netcool Impact 5.1.1.
Hypervisors supported by Netcool Impact 5.1.1.
Prerequisites for Netcool Impact 5.1.1.
Detailed System Requirements Reports by Operating System:
This type of report includes compatibility between operating system maintenance levels and selected product fixpacks; the bitness support on each operating system, and the detailed operating system support for all of the product components.
Read the legend at the top of the report. Click on the additional information icon to view more details.
When you generate a report you can bookmark it to your browser using the Regenerate Anytime feature.
The following table shows the minimum hardware requirements for installing and running IBM Tivoli Netcool/Impact version 5.1.1:
|Windows 32 bit||3 GB RAM 2 GB Paging space 5 GB hard disk space free|
|UNIX® 32 bit||3 GB RAM 2 GB Swap space 5 GB hard disk space free|
|Windows 64 bit||4 GB RAM 2 GB Paging space 5 GB hard disk space free|
|UNIX 64 bit||4 GB RAM 2 GB Swap space 5 GB hard disk space free|
|Linux® for System z® 64 bit||4 GB RAM 2 GB Paging space 8 GB hard disk space free (you need to set IATEMPDIR to the location where your 8 GB hard disk drive space is located before starting your installation)|
- On all UNIX platforms, if the installer indicates that there is not enough hard disk drive space for the temporary directory then you will need to set IATEMPDIR to a location where you have 8 GB hard disk space free before starting your installation.
- Impact 5.1.1 runtime needs a minimum of 2 GB of RAM dedicated on any platform
- There are no character limits or requirements for the Impact password. However, you must use a password that can authenticate with the LDAP server that you use for user authentication. This setting is controlled by the WebSphere® Application Server.