Hardware and Software Requirements
This article identifies the hardware, software, and user requirements for aan.
This article identifies the hardware, software, and user requirements for
To deploy API Portal, a server with a minimum of at least one compute node (virtual or physical) with the following hardware is required:
(Optional) Consider the hardware requirements to set up analytics. For more information, see Hardware Optimizer.
The following software is required:
The Docker version to install has a dependency on the operating system. CA recommends always using the latest version of operating system and Docker when possible.
CentOS 7.6 (Core)
Docker CE 18.09.2
Docker EE 18.09.2
For more information about installing Docker EE on RHEL, see Docker EE for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
For more information about installing Docker CE on CentOS, see Docker CE for CentOS.
We recommend using a user account with sudo permissions to install and run
API Portal. We also recommend that the user is a member of the
dockergroup on the system. For instructions about adding a user to the
dockergroup, see at https://docs.docker.com/install/linux/linux-postinstall/#manage-docker-as-a-non-root-user.
For production systems, Docker should start on boot and should be configured with the following options for maximum system stability.
For more Information about storage drivers, see https://docs.docker.com/storage/storagedriver/select-storage-driver/ and information about log drivers can be found at https://docs.docker.com/config/containers/logging/configure/.
For more information about starting Docker on boot, see https://docs.docker.com/install/linux/linux-postinstall/#configure-docker-to-start-on-boot.