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Afaria 6.

6 System Requirements
Last update: December 2011 Sybase Afaria product system requirements help you understand requirements and recommendations for your Afaria system. Recommendations for RAM and disk space are stated independently from any requirements of the operation system or other applications.

Afaria Server Afaria Administrator Afaria Database OTA Deployment Center Relay Server Self-Service Portal Server iOS Provisioning Server iOS Certificate Authority OMA DM Server Clients

Upgrade Afaria Server to version 6.6 from any 6.0 SP1 configuration or any 6.5 FP2 configuration. These requirements are a general statement of the system requirements. Click here for the complete list of system requirements and recommendations.

Afaria Server
This setup assumes you are installing your Afaria Server without Afaria Administrator in a TCP/IP network.

Recommended Setup for 50-300 Concurrent Client Sessions Operating System Any of the following Windows 64-bit operating systems:

Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition R2

Any of the following Windows 32-bit operating systems:


Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 1

Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1

Processor Any of the following processor types:


Intel Pentium 4 Processor compatible processors at 2.0 GHz or higher Intel Core Duo, Intel Core Quad, Intel Core 2 Duo or Intel Core 2 Quad compatible processors at 1.8 GHz or higher

RAM 1.5 GB Disk Space 20 GB, additional space is required for user data Database

See Database for database requirements.

Component Notes

Patch Manager supports using Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) for feature implementation.

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Afaria Administrator
This setup assumes you are installing your Afaria Server and Afaria Administrator on separate servers within the same TCP/IP network.

Recommended Setup Operating System Any of the following Windows 64-bit operating systems:

Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition R2

Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Web Server Edition R2

Any of the following Windows 32-bit operating systems:


Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1

Processor Any of the following processor types:


Intel Pentium 4 Processor compatible processors at 2.0 GHz or higher Intel Core Duo, Intel Core Quad, Intel Core 2 Duo or Intel Core 2 Quad compatible processors at 1.8 GHz or higher

RAM 512 MB Disk Space 10 GB, additional space is required for user data Database See Database for database requirements. Additional Requirements

Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 5.0 or 6.0. Internet Explorer 7.0, 8.0. See requirements for OTA Deployment Center for compatibility issues if you intend to install the deployment center on the same server.

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Afaria Database
Afaria supports these databases in a production environment:


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iAnywhere SQL Anywhere[1] 11 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP1 Enterprise Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP1 Standard Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition (SP1, SP2, SP3) Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition (SP1, SP2, SP3) Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Oracle Database 10g Release 2

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OTA Deployment Center


Afaria supports operating one OTA Deployment Center per Afaria installation. The Afaria installation may be a single Afaria Server or Afaria Server farm implementation. The OTA Deployment Center deploys Afaria client software to supported devices.

OTA Deployment Center for IIS Web server OTA Deployment Center for Apache Web server

Requirements Web Server Web server according to your hosting environment:


Windows IIS 5.0, 6.0, or 7.5, as appropriate for operating system Linux Apache HTTP Server 2.0.58

Third-Party Components

PHP scripting engine Php Concept Library Zip

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Relay Server
The Sybase iAnywhere Relay Server is a secure, load-balanced proxy server that relays communication between mobile devices and one or more Sybase server-based products. It is developed independently from Afaria. Afaria is one example of a supported product Relay server in Afaria is an optional component that is bundled with the Afaria product on the product installation image.

Relay Server

12.0.1 11.0.1

Web Server

IIS 7.5 or 6.0 on Windows OS Apache on Linux OS

Additional Requirements At the time of Afaria 6.6 release, relay server requirements are described as the following[1]:

Windows or Linux x86/x64[2] Relay server on IIS may co-exist with other IIS applications.

[1] Relay server requirements, as a component of the SQL Anywhere 11.0.1 product release, may be viewed at www.sybase.com/detail?id=1002288 (search for "Relay Server"). [2] Relay server, as an Afaria component, was tested only in a Windows x86 environment. Back to top

Self-Service Portal Server


Recommended Setup for 200-500 Concurrent Sessions with iOS Devices Operating System Any of the following Windows 64-bit operating systems:

Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition R2

Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition R2

Any of the following Windows 32-bit operating systems:


Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Web Edition with Service Pack 1

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Provisioning Server
Recommended Setup for 200-500 Concurrent Sessions with iOS Devices Operating System Any of the following Windows 64-bit operating systems:

Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition R2

Any of the following Windows 32-bit operating systems:


Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition with Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition R2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Web Edition with Service Pack 1

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iOS Certificate Authority Server


Afaria iOS features require a Microsoft certificate authority as part of the implementation.

Requirements Operating System

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Enterprise or Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise with:
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IIS Active Directory Certificate Services role

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise with:


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IIS Active Directory Certificate Services role Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP) Add-on for Certificate Services, as distributed by Microsoft, Inc.

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OMA DM server
Afaria supports operating one OMA DM server per Afaria installation, on the same server as the Afaria Server.

The Afaria OMA DM Server supports OMA DM standard versions 1.1.2, 1.2, and 1.2.1. The Afaria OMA DM Server supports only the Basic Latin Unicode character set.

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Afaria Clients
Android Client Operating System

Afaria agent named com.afaria.client, as created by the Afaria Create Client Installation program or installed from the Google Android Market, for Android OS phones and tablets:

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3.1 3.0 2.3 2.2[1]

Afaria Samsung agent named com.afaria.client.samsungclient, as installed from the Samsung Apps store or the Google Android Market, for Android OS phones and tablets:
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2.3 with Afaria Advanced Enterprise Security for Samsung devices 2.2[1]

Afaria agents may be released to different markets at different times. Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Access Control for Email Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static OTA provisioning Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Policies and Portal Packages Portal Application Packages Components Configuration Manager Inventory Manager Inventory Manager TEM License Manager Session Manager

BlackBerry Client Operating System

J2ME versions:

7 6 5

Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Authentication, client Authentication, server Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, schedule OTA deployment Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Components Inventory Manager Inventory Manager TEM License Manager Session Manager

Feature Phone Client Operating System Afaria features do not target particular operating systems or devices. You are responsible for testing devices for desired features. Core Features Client notification to connect Groups, static Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Policies and Portal Packages

OMA DM

Additional Requirements for Features and Components OMA DM

The client OS must provide native support for one or more of the following OMA DM standards:
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1.1.2 1.2 1.2.1

It is recommended that you upgrade devices to the manufacturer's most current firmware before deploying Afaria OMA DM policies. The following feature phone is known to support the Afaria OMA DM features:
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Nokia Series 40 model 7510

See also OMA DM Server.

iOS Client Operating System On iPhone, iTouch, iPad, and iPad 2 devices:

iOS 5 iOS 4.3, 4.2, 4.1, 4.0 iOS 3.2.2, 3.1.3

Protocol Support HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Access Control for Email Authentication, server Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic

Groups, static OTA provisioning Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Policies and Portal Packages Device Configuration Portal Application Packages Components Configuration Manager Inventory manager Inventory Manager TEM

Java Client Operating System Must support Java Virtual Machine (JVM) version:

1.6 1.5 1.4

Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Components Session Manager

Palm Client

Operating System Palm OS:


5.4 5.2

Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static OTA deployment Relay server Components Backup Manager Configuration Manager Data Security Manager Document Manager Inventory Manager License Manager Session Manager Software Manager

Symbian Client Symbian Platform


Symbian^3, up to but not including Symbian Anna Symbian^1 Series 60 5th Edition E and N Series 60 3rd Edition (FP0, FP1, FP2)

Operating System Symbian OS:


9.5, up to but not including Symbian Anna 9.4

9.3 9.2 9.1 9

Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Access Control for Email Authentication, client Authentication, server Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, schedule OTA deployment Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Policies and Portal Packages Antivirus and Firewall OMA DM Components Backup Manager Configuration Manager Data Security Manager Inventory Manager License Manager Session Manager Software Manager

Windows Client Operating System Any of the following Windows 32-bit operating systems:

Windows 7

Windows Server 2008 Windows Vista Business Windows Vista Enterprise Windows Vista Home Ultimate Windows Vista Business SP1, SP2 Windows Vista Enterprise SP1, SP2 Windows Vista Home Ultimate SP1, SP2 Windows XP SP3 Windows XP SP2 Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 Windows Server 2003 SP2 Windows Server 2003

Browser Internet Explorer 7.0, 8.0 Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Authentication, client Authentication, server Byte-level differencing Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, connection Monitor, schedule OTA deployment Relay server Remote Control Components Backup Manager Data Security Manager Document Manager Inventory Manager

License Manager Patch Manager Remote Control Session Manager Software Manager Data Security Manager Supported operating systems:

Windows XP SP3 Windows XP SP2 Windows Server 2003 SP2

Patch Manager Supported operating systems:


Windows Server 2003 R2 Windows Server 2003 SP2 Windows XP SP2, excluding Windows XP Tablet PC Clients Windows XP SP3, excluding Windows XP Tablet PC Clients

Windows Mobile Professional Client (Excluding Windows CE)

The Afaria Windows Mobile Professional client type also includes subtype Windows CE. Operating System Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Windows Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile Mobile 6.5 Professional 6.5 Classic 6.1 Professional 6.1 Classic 6.0 Professional 6.0 Classic 5.0 5.0 Phone Edition 2003 2003 Phone Edition 2003 SE

Windows Mobile 2003 SE Phone Edition Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Access Control for Email Authentication, client Authentication, server Byte-level differencing Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, connection Monitor, other Monitor, schedule OTA deployment Relay server Remote wipe/device lock Policies and Portal Packages Application Control Antivirus and Firewall Components Backup Manager Configuration Manager Data Security Manager Document Manager Inventory Manager License Manager Remote Control Session Manager Software Manager

Windows CE (Windows Mobile Professional Client Subtype)

This device type is a subset of the Afaria Windows Mobile Professional client type.

Processor

ARMv4 (Example: StrongARM, XScale) ARMv4T (Example: ARM Thumb) ARMv4I (Example: XScale)

Operating System

Windows CE 4.1 Windows CE 4.2 Windows CE 5.0

Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Authentication, server Byte-level differencing (Clients with StrongArm processors) Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, connection Monitor, schedule Relay server Components Backup Manager Document Manager Inventory Manager License Manager Remote Control Session Manager Software Manager

Windows Mobile Standard Client Operating System Windows Mobile 6.5 Standard Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard Windows Mobile 6.0 Standard

Windows Mobile 5.0 Protocol Support XNET, XNETS, HTTP, HTTPS Core Features Access Control for Email Authentication, client Authentication, server Byte-level differencing Client notification to connect Data views, custom Groups, dynamic Groups, static Monitor, connection Monitor, other Monitor, schedule OTA deployment Relay server Remote wipe/Device lock Policies and Portal Packages Application Control Antivirus and Firewall Components Backup Manager Configuration Manager Data Security Manager Inventory Manager License Manager Remote Control Session Manager Software Manager