Windows Server 2008 (32-bit) Platforms

Note:

For processor and RAM requirements for a specific platform, refer to the Microsoft system requirements for that platform.

Table 1. Windows Server 2008

Item

Requirement

Editions (Service Pack 2)

  • Standard

  • Enterprise

  • Datacenter

  • Web

  • Server Core

Processor

  • Minimum 1GHz (32-bit) / 2GHz (64-bit) Intel Pentium or equivalent (2GHz recommended)

  • AMD™ 64 processor

  • Intel 64 processor

RAM

  • 512MB minimum with at least 100MB exclusively for OfficeScan

  • 2GB recommended

Available Disk Space

  • 800MB minimum

  • 1GB recommended

Others

  • Monitor that supports 1024 x 768 resolution at 256 colors or higher

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 if performing web setup

  • Enable Remote Registry

  • Allow printer/file sharing in the Windows firewall (if enabled)

  • Enable default local admin

Table 2. Windows Storage Server 2008

Item

Requirement

Editions (Service Pack 2)

  • Basic

Processor

  • Minimum 1GHz (32-bit) / 2GHz (64-bit) Intel Pentium or equivalent (2GHz recommended)

  • AMD™ 64 processor

  • Intel 64 processor

RAM

  • 512MB minimum with at least 100MB exclusively for OfficeScan

  • 2GB recommended

Available Disk Space

  • 800MB minimum

  • 1GB recommended

Others

  • Monitor that supports 1024 x 768 resolution at 256 colors or higher

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 if performing web setup

  • Enable Remote Registry

  • Allow printer/file sharing in the Windows firewall (if enabled)

  • Enable default local admin

Table 3. Windows HPC Server 2008

Item

Requirement

Editions (Service Pack 2)

  • Basic

Processor

  • Minimum 1GHz (32-bit) / 2GHz (64-bit) Intel Pentium or equivalent (2GHz recommended)

  • AMD™ 64 processor

  • Intel 64 processor

RAM

  • 512MB minimum with at least 100MB exclusively for OfficeScan

  • 2GB recommended

Available Disk Space

  • 800MB minimum

  • 1GB recommended

Others

  • Monitor that supports 1024 x 768 resolution at 256 colors or higher

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 if performing web setup

  • Enable Remote Registry

  • Allow printer/file sharing in the Windows firewall (if enabled)

  • Enable default local admin

Table 4. Windows Server 2008 Failover Clusters (Active / Passive)

Item

Requirement

Editions (no Service Pack required)

  • N/A

Processor

  • Minimum 1GHz (32-bit) / 2GHz (64-bit) Intel Pentium or equivalent (2GHz recommended)

  • AMD™ 64 processor

  • Intel 64 processor

RAM

  • 512MB minimum with at least 100MB exclusively for OfficeScan

  • 2GB recommended

Available Disk Space

  • 800MB minimum

  • 1GB recommended

Others

  • Monitor that supports 1024 x 768 resolution at 256 colors or higher

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 if performing web setup

  • Enable Remote Registry

  • Allow printer/file sharing in the Windows firewall (if enabled)

  • Enable default local admin