Detailed System Requirements
For IBM Storage Insights, what are the hardware requirements and supported operating systems for data collectors? What are the supported web browsers?
Data collectors are lightweight applications that are deployed on servers or virtual machines in your data centers. Data collectors collect capacity, configuration, and performance metadata and stream that metadata for analysis over HTTPS connections to your unique instance of IBM Storage Insights.
Data collector requirements: Provide at least 1 GB of RAM and 3 GB of disk space.
|Windows Server 2012 and later||Yes|
|POWER6 or later systems with AIX versions 7.x and later||Yes|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and later versions on x86-64 only||Yes|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x on PPC64LE (POWER8 only)||Yes|
|CentOS Linux 7 and later versions on x86-64 only||Yes|
For more information about data collectors, including best practices for deployments, check out Managing data collectors in the IBM Knowledge Center.
For more detail about the supported web browsers, see the Web Browsers page.
|Google Chrome||Yes (details)|
|Microsoft Edge||Yes (details)|
|Microsoft Internet Explorer||No|
|Mozilla Firefox / Firefox ESR||Yes (details)|
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08 February 2022