This topic explains the hardware and operating system requirements for installing ActiveGate.
You need a machine dedicated to ActiveGate that has:
- 2 GB free disk space
- 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
- 1 dual core processor
Note: For large environments, you may need to use a machine with additional CPU and memory.
Synthetic-enabled ActiveGates are more demanding in terms of hardware requirements. See System and hardware requirements for synthetic-enabled ActiveGates.
- Ensure that you have proper network port configuration.
- Your operating system must handle at least
500000open files for the
Note: To view the system limit, execute the following command:
Supported operating systems
ActiveGate supports only 64-bit operating systems.
|Windows Server||2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019|
|Windows||7, 8, 8.1, 10|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux||6, 7, 8|
|Ubuntu||14.04, 16.04, 18.041|
|CentOS||6, 7, 8|
|Amazon Linux AMI||2014.03, 2017.09|
1Starting with ActiveGate vesion 1.183
Synthetic-enabled ActiveGates support a subset of operating systems. See System and hardware requirements for synthetic-enabled ActiveGates.