Deployment in enterprise environment (200,000 clients)

Our recommended system configuration for deployment of ESMC Server and its components in an enterprise environment with 200,000 clients is shown below.

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The recommended configuration for ESMC may vary depending on many factors such as infrastructure size, its structure, geographic distribution of clients and connection quality in various parts of the enterprise network.

ESMC Server

Hardware/software

Recommended configuration

Operating system

Windows Server 2012 R2 and later, x64 processor architecture

Processor

8 cores

RAM

16 GB (minimum), 64 GB (recommended)

Disk type and size

128 GB SSD (minimum), 256 GB SSD (recommended)

ESMC database (MSSQL)

Hardware/software

Recommended configuration

Operating system

Windows Server 2012 R2 and later, x64 processor architecture

Database

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and later

Processor

32 cores

RAM

128 GB (minimum), 512 GB (recommended)

Disk type and size

1 TB1 SSD (minimum), 2 TB1 SSD (recommended)

1 Expects logs for 6 months.

HTTP Proxy2

Hardware/software

Recommended configuration

Operating system

Windows Server 2012 R2 and later, x64 processor architecture

Processor

2 cores

RAM

2 GB (minimum), 4 GB (recommended)

Disk type and size

128 GB SSD (minimum), 256 GB SSD (recommended)

2 We recommend that you only use HTTP Proxy only to cache updates for ESET security products. We do not recommend using HTTP Proxy to forward the connection between ESET Management Agents and ESMC Server unless it is necessary for your network.

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We recommend that you follow our Failover Cluster installation of ESET Security Management Centerinstructions to ensure high availability in your enterprise environment. You can also connect the ESMC Server to a clustered database.