Orion recommended requirements for VMAN
The following requirements are for the stand-alone Orion Platform with Virtual Infrastructure Monitor (VIM) installation.
If integrating VMAN into an existing Orion environment with multiple modules, see the Multi-module system guidelines.
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2
Windows Server 2016
Windows 7 SP1
Windows 8 (except Standard edition)
Windows 8.1 (except Standard edition)
Windows 8.1 Update 1 (except Standard edition)
|CPU||Quad Core, 3.0 GHz|
Recommendations feature also requires an additional 8 GB
10 GB minimum
SolarWinds recommends higher disk allowance for database growth.
|.NET Framework||.NET 4.6.2|
SQL Server 2008, 2008 SP1, 2008 SP2, 2008 SP3, or 2008 SP4
SQL Server 2008 R2, 2008 R2 SP1, 2008 R2 SP2, or 2008 R2 SP3
SQL Server 2012
SQL Server 2012 SP1, SP2, SP3
SQL Server 2014
SQL Server 2014 SP1
SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2017
Microsoft Internet Explorer version 11 or later with Active scripting
Firefox 45.0 or later (Toolset Integration is not supported on Firefox)
Chrome 49.0 or later
Deprecated software versions
Be aware of the following hardware, software, and features deprecation notices. The Microsoft SQL Server and Windows Server versions are still supported with VIM 7.1. Future versions will no longer support the listed versions.
|Microsoft SQL Server||
Support for SQL 2008 and 2008 R2 is deprecated as of this release.
Future releases will no longer support using SQL 2008 or 2008 R2 as your database server.
SolarWinds recommends that you upgrade directly to SQL 2016 at your earliest convenience.
|Microsoft Windows Server||
Support for Windows Server 2008 R2 is deprecated as of this release.
Future releases will no longer support installing on Windows Server 2008 R2, though you can continue to monitor computers running Windows Server 2008 R2.
SolarWinds recommends that you upgrade to Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, or 2016 at your earliest convenience.