13 August, 2012

Hardware and software requirements for SharePoint 2013 Preview

In this article we will discuss about the Hardware and Software requirements for SharePoint 2013 preview.

SharePoint 2013 Preview can be installed in different scenarios like single server with built-in database installations, single-server farm installations, and multiple-server farm installations.

Hardware Requirement:

Single server with a built-in database or single server that uses SQL Server:

RAM: 8 GB
Processor: 64-bit, 4 cores
Hard Disk space: 80 GB

Single server with a built-in database or single server that uses SQL Server:

RAM: 24 GB
Processor: 64-bit, 4 cores
Hard Disk space: 80 GB

Web server or application server in a three-tier farm:

RAM: 12 GB
Processor: 64-bit, 4 cores
Hard Disk space: 80 GB

Database servers:

RAM: 8 GB for small deployments and 16 GB for Medium deployment
Processor: 64-bit, 4 cores for small deployments and 64-bit, 8 cores for medium deployments
Hard Disk space: 80 GB

Database Requirement mainly: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 (Service Pack 1) 64bit or Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (64bit)

Software requirements:

Minimum requirements for a database server in a farm:

- 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or 64-bit edition of SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1

- 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter or the 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Standard or Datacenter

- Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.5 Release Candidate (RC)

Minimum requirements for a single server with built-in database:

- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 - Express Edition

- 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter or the 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Standard or Datacenter

- Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.5 Release Candidate (RC)

Minimum requirements for front-end web servers and application servers in a farm:

- 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Standard, Enterprise, or Datacenter or the 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Standard or Datacenter.

- SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 Native Client

Check the below link for more information on it:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485(office.15).aspx

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