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WebSphere Application Server V6.0 hardware requirements summary

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WebSphere® Application Server V6.0 hardware requirements summary

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For the list of supported Operating Systems, please see the Software Requirements page.

WebSphere Application Server 6.0

For AIX®:

  • pSeries or iSeries at 375 MHz or faster
  • Minimum 970 MB free disk space for installation (includes SDK)
  • Minimum 512 MB physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For HP-UX:
  • PA-RISC at 440 MHz or faster
  • Minimum 1100 MB free disk space for installation (includes SDK)
  • Minimum 512 MB physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For Linux® on x86:
  • AMD Opteron, Intel Pentium at 500 MHz or faster, or Intel EM64T (32-bit kernel support only)
  • Minimum 995 MB free disk space for installation (includes SDK)
  • Minimum 512 MB of physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For Linux on S/390 and zSeries:
  • G5, G6, or MP3000 processors (31-bit kernel support only, supported for certain Linux distributions only)
  • zSeries® processors (31-bit kernel support, supported for certain Linux distributions only, or 64-bit kernel support)
(For details on which Linux distributions are supported with 31-bit or 64-bit kernels, please see the Software Requirements page.)
  • Minimum 995 MB free disk space for installation
  • Minimum 512 MB of physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For Linux on iSeries:
  • iSeries Models that support LPAR (64-bit kernel support only) with minimum of 450 CPW in Linux partition
  • Minimum 16 GB free disk space for the OS/400® partition, and 2.5 GB minimum for the Linux partition
  • Minimum 512 MB of physical memory; 1 GB recommended for the OS/400 partition
  • Minimum 512 MB of physical memory for the Linux partition
  • CD-ROM drive

For Linux on pSeries:
  • pSeries Models that support Linux (64-bit kernel support only)
  • Minimum 995 MB free disk space for installation
  • Minimum 512 MB of physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For OS/400 and i5/OS:
  • AS/400e server 170 with processor feature 2385 or
  • AS/400e server 720 with processor feature 2062 or
  • iSeries Model 270 with processor feature 2252 or
  • iSeries Model 800 with processor feature 2464 or
  • iSeries Model 820 with one of these processor features 2395, 2396, 2427, 2458 or
  • iSeries Models 520, 570, 810, 825, 830, 840, 870, 890
  • For simple WebSphere applications using JSP and servlets, the minimum recommended processor CPW is 300
  • For simple WebSphere applications using Enterprise Java™ beans, the minimum recommended processor CPW is 450
  • Minimum 1200 MB free disk space for installation
  • Minimum 768 MB physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • 2MB Level 2 Cache

For Solaris:
  • Solaris compatible SPARC processor at 440 MHz, or faster
  • Minimum 1000 MB free disk space for installation (includes SDK)
  • Minimum 512 MB physical memory; 1GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

For Windows® 2000 and 2003:
  • AMD Opteron, Intel Pentium at 500 MHz or faster, or Intel EM64T (32-bit Operating System support only)
  • Minimum 990 MB free disk space for installation (includes SDK)
  • Minimum 512 MB physical memory; 1 GB recommended
  • CD-ROM drive

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Original publication date

2006/2/24

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Application Servers Runtimes for Java Technology Java SDK
Application Servers WebSphere Application Server for z/OS General z/OS 6.0

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 6.0

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, i5/OS

Reference #: 7007295

Modified date: 07 March 2006


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