This section steps through the install of OpsMgr and Reporting on a single-server configuration. The specification for a single-server configuration to support 50 Lync Server 2010 servers is
• 2 × 2.8GHz Cores
• 8 GB RAM
• 4 Drive RAID 0+1 Disk (200+ GB Space)
These hardware requirements ensure that the system can perform to specification. Note that the Lync Server 2010 servers generate a heavier load than other server types such as domain controllers or web servers. This configuration can support 50 Lync Server 2010 servers or 250 servers of other types.
If the configuration is to be virtualized on a Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V host or a VMware ESX host, a single server configuration is not recommended. ...