Chapter 3. Prerequisites 35
3.3 Software requirements
In this section, we cover the supported operating systems and required software
for IBM Tivoli Monitoring V6.1.
3.3.1 Supported operating systems
Table 3-2 on page 36 shows which operating systems are supported for the
different IBM Tivoli Monitoring V6.1 components: monitoring server, portal
server, portal client, monitoring agent, and Warehouse Proxy.
Tivoli Data
Warehouse
2 way (1
GHz for
RISC, 2
GHz for
Intel
4 GB See the
following
Note.
4 way (1
GHz for
RISC, 2
GHz for Intel
See the
following
Note
Warehouse
Proxy Agent
2 GHz for
Intel
architecture
512 MB 150 MB 2 GHz for
Intel
architecture
1 GB 150 MB
Summarizatio
n and Pruning
Agent
1 GHz 512 MB 150 MB 1 GHz for
RISC, 2
GHz for Intel
1 GB 150 MB
Component Minimum requirements Recommended requirements
Processor Memory Disk Processor Memory Disk
Note: For Tivoli Data Warehouse disk requirements, refer to 4.3.2, “Logical
configuration considerations,” in the IBM Redbook Getting Started with IBM
Tivoli Monitoring Version 6.1 on Distributed Environments, SG24-7143.
Note: This section does not show agent-specific requirements (such as
supported application levels or any hardware requirements unique to a certain
agent). For this information, see the User’s Guide for the agent that you are
installing.
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Table 3-2 Supported operating systems
Operating
system
Monitoring
server
Portal
server
Portal
client
a
Monitoring
agent
b
Warehouse
Proxy
Warehouse
Agent
c
AIX® 5L™
V5.1 (32/64
bit)
XX
AIX 5L V5.2
(32/64 bit)
XXX
AIX 5L V5.3
(32/64 bit)
XXX
Solaris™
Operating
Environment
V8 (32/64 bit)
XX
Solaris
Operating
Environment
V9 and V10
(32/64 bit)
XXX
HP-UX 11i
(32/64 bit)
with patch
PHSS_30970
X
Windows
2000
Professional
XX
Windows
2000 Server
XXXXXX
Windows
2000
Advanced
Server
XXXXXX
Windows XP X X X X
Windows
2003 Server
SE (32 bit)
with Service
Pack 1
d
XXXXXX
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Windows
2003 Server
EE (32 bit)
with Service
Pack 1
d
XXXXXX
Red Hat
Enterprise
Linux 2.1 Intel
XX
Red Hat
Enterprise
and Desktop
Linux 4 Intel
XXXX X
Red Hat
Enterprise
and
Advanced
Linux 3 for
z/Series
XX
Red Hat
Enterprise
Linux 4 for
z/Series 31 bit
XXX
SUSE Linux
Enterprise
Server 8 Intel
XX
SUSE Linux
Enterprise
Server 8 for
z/Series 31 bit
XXX
SUSE Linux
Enterprise
Server 8 for
z/Series 64 bit
XX
SUSE Linux
Enterprise
Server 9 Intel
XXXX X
Operating
system
Monitoring
server
Portal
server
Portal
client
a
Monitoring
agent
b
Warehouse
Proxy
Warehouse
Agent
c

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