Analytics Engine Requirements for Data Cube

Before you configure an Analytics Engine for Data Cube, review the following requirements:

  • Web Server and Web Console must be installed in your CommCell Environment. See Installing the Web Console.
  • The MediaAgent used for the Analytics Engine must meet the following minimum requirements:
    System Components Minimum Requirements
    Operating System
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 x64 Editions
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 x64 Editions
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 Editions
    CPU Multi-Core Xeon Class 2
    Memory 16 GB RAM
    Available local hard disk space
    • 20 GB for the installation directory
    • 1 TB of 10K SCSI disk for the Analytics Engine Index Directory
    Configurations Clustered MediaAgents are not supported
    Ports If you have a firewall setup, make sure that port 20000 is open for connections within the network.
  • The Analytics Engine index directory must meet the following requirements:
    • The location must be a local, non-root directory on the MediaAgent.
    • The path name must not contain any of the following characters:
    • ~!@#$%^&*()_+|}{“?><,/.’;[]=-`
    • The location must be empty.