Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

Requirements for Frontline ECHOplatform

Web Portal Requirements

  • Internet Explorer 10/11 (in desktop mode)
  • Firefox (most recent version)
  • Flash player 6.0 or higher
  • Silverlight 4.0 or higher (to allow backup/restore/delete management from the web)

Mobile Requirements

  • Android 2.2 +
  • iOS 7

Backup Software Requirements

Minimum Requirements
  • 2 GHz dual-core CPU
  • 1 GB of Total RAM (500 MB free RAM during backup, restore, or delete operation)
  • Free disk space equaling twice the size of your largest protected file (not required for VM or Image backups)
  • Broadband Internet Connection
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5

Recommended Specifications (recommended for Exchange, SQL, and VMware backups)
  • 2GHz quad-core CPU
  • 4 GB of Total RAM (1 GB free RAM during backup, restore, or delete operation)
  • Free disk space equaling twice the size of your largest protected file (not required for VM or Image backups)
  • Broadband Internet Connection
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 (to allow backup/restore/delete management from the web)

Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012/Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2/Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Vista with SP1 (32 bit, 64 bit)
  • Microsoft Server 2003 with SP1 (32 bit, 64 bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Small Business Server with SP1
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional Edition with SP3

SQL Support
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition
  • SQL Databases running in full recovery mode will not have their transaction logs truncated

Exchange Support
  • Microsoft Exchange 2003
  • Microsoft Exchange 2007
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010 (when installed on Standard or Small Business Server versions of Windows Server 2008; does not support DAG or clustered environments)
  • Microsoft Exchange 2013 (when installed on Standard or Small Business Server versions of Windows Server 2008 or 2012; does not support DAG or clustered environments)

Virtual Machine Support
  • VMware ESX/ESXi/vCenter 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5
  • All supported VMware versions require VMware Essentials license or higher. Includes support for clustered environments.
  • Hyper-V 2012 R2, 2008 R2

Imaging and BMR Support

Supported Operating Systems
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2

BMR Support
  • Hard disk controllers
    SCSI
    IDE
    SATA
  • Boot types/disk partition styles
    MBR
    GPT
  • Supported file systems (for backup source)
    NTFS
  • Supported backup destinations
    512 byte sector disks
    4K native sector disks (except on Win 7, 2008 R2, and 2011)
    Sparse file must be disabled on the backup destination’s file system
  • Maximum supported volume size (for backup source)
    Windows 7, 2008 R2, 2011: 2 TB
    Windows 8.1, 2012, 2012 R2: 64 TB

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