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What are the system requirements for Altaro VM Backup?

Last Updated: Sep 18, 2017 04:13PM CEST

Supported Hypervisors (Hosts):
 

Microsoft Hyper-V:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2016 (desktop experience)
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2016
 

VMware:

  • vSphere: 5.0 / 5.1 / 5.5 / 6.0 / 6.5
  • vCenter: 5.0 / 5.1 / 5.5 / 6.0 / 6.5
  • ESXi: 5.0 / 5.1 / 5.5 / 6.0 / 6.5

(Note that the Free version of VMware ESXi is not supported as it lacks components required by Altaro VM Backup)



Supported Operating Systems:

The Altaro VM Backup products can be installed on the following OSs:

Altaro VM Backup:

  • Windows 2008 R2
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2016 (desktop experience)
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2016
  • Windows 7 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 8 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 10 (64-Bit)


Altaro Management Tools (UI):

  • Windows 2008 R2 
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016 (desktop experience)
  • Windows 7 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 8 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 10 (64-Bit)


Altaro Offsite Server:

  • Windows 2008 R2 
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012 
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 (core installation)
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2016 (desktop experience)
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2016
  • Windows 7 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 8 (64-Bit)
  • Windows 10 (64-Bit)



Required Hardware Specifications:


Altaro VM Backup:

  • Minimum of i5 (or equivalent) processor
  • 1 GB RAM + an additional 25MB RAM for every 100GB of data being backed up
  • 1 GB Hard Disk Space (for Altaro VM Backup Program and Settings) + 15 GB (for temporary files created during backup operations)


Altaro Hyper-V Host Agent:

  • 500 MB RAM


Altaro Offsite Server:

  • Minimum of i5 (or equivalent) processor
  • 1 GB RAM + an additional 25MB RAM for every 100GB of data being backed up


Software Pre-requisites:
 
  • MS .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2
  • MS .NET Framework 4.0 on Windows Server 2012
  • Minimum screen resolution for the Altaro Management console: 1280x800



Communication Ports:


Below is a list of the default TCP ports used by our software and their purpose. All these ports must be allowed.


35100 : Communication from Altaro Offsite Server UI to Altaro Offsite Server
35101 Communication from v6 Clients with the Altaro Offsite Server
35109 - 35111 : Communication from v6 Clients with the Altaro Offsite Server
35114 - 35117 : Communication from v7 Clients with the Altaro Offsite Server
35119 Communication from Altaro Offsite Server V7 UI to Altaro Offsite Server
35107 Communication between Management Console UI and Altaro VM Backup
35108 Communication from Altaro VM Backup to Altaro Hyper-V Host Agents
35200 - 35220 Communication from Altaro Hyper-V Host Agents for Boot From Backup
80 & 443 - For Offsite copies to Azure Storage Accounts




Supported Host Operating Systems for Boot from Backup:

 


Windows Server 2012 Host OS and onward are supported for Boot from Backup Drive.

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