System requirements for IBM eDiscovery Manager Version 2.2 Fix Pack 4

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This document provides details of the system requirements for IBM eDiscovery Manager Version 2.2 Fix Pack 4.

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Server operating systems and hardware (eDiscovery Manager system)

The eDiscovery Manager server requires one of the following operating systems, depending on the hardware platform.

Operating system POWER platform x86 platform x86-64 platform Notes
AIX V6.1 (64-bit) Supported on POWER

Server: One 2-way server, minimum. One 4-way server, recommended.

RAM: 4 GB minimum. 8 GB recommended.

Requires IBM C Compiler V9.0.0.1 or later fix pack. To determine the version of C runtime libraries that you have, enter this command:

lslpp -l | grep -i xlc

AIX V5.3 TL10 or later (64-bit) Supported on POWER

Server: One 2-way server, minimum. One 4-way server, recommended.

RAM: 4 GB minimum. 8 GB recommended.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2 Supported on x86 Supported on x86-64

Server: One server with two or more processors, minimum. One server with four or more processors, recommended.

RAM: 4 GB minimum. 8 GB recommended.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 or R2 Supported on x86 Supported on x86-64

Server: One server with two or more processors, minimum. One server with four or more processors, recommended.

RAM: 4 GB minimum. 8 GB recommended.


Virtualization software

The eDiscovery Manager server is supported in the following virtual machine environments:

  • AIX V6.1 Workload partitions (WPARs): eDiscovery Manager is installed in one instance of the global AIX operating system environment and executed in the System WPAR
  • AIX V6.1 Workload partitions (WPARs): eDiscovery Manager is installed in the System WPAR
  • IBM PowerVM Hypervisor (LPAR, DPAR, Micro-Partition)
  • VMWare ESX Version 4.0
  • VMWare ESX Version 3.5
  • VMWare ESXi Version 3.5

Note: In all virtual machine environments, each runtime instance must be supported by its own independent installation of product files.

eDiscovery Manager's performance might be impacted when running in a virtual environment. This should be taken into account when sizing your virtual environment.


Web application servers (eDiscovery Manager system)

The eDiscovery Manager server requires one of the following Web application servers, depending on the hardware platform.

Web application server Notes
Δ WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment (32-bit) V8.0.0.2

eDiscovery Manager can be deployed to a Websphere Application Server Network Deployment managed node or unmanaged node.

eDiscovery Manager does not support clustering.

WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment (32-bit) V7.0.0.11 or later fix pack

eDiscovery Manager can be deployed to a Websphere Application Server Network Deployment managed node or unmanaged node.

eDiscovery Manager does not support clustering.

WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment (32-bit) V6.1.0.23 or later fix pack

eDiscovery Manager can be deployed to a Websphere Application Server Network Deployment managed node or unmanaged node.

eDiscovery Manager does not support clustering.

Reminder for AIX systems: Set the umask value to 022 before installing WebSphere Application Server and any fix packs. See Preparing AIX systems for installation for more information about verifying and setting the umask value.


Lotus Domino server (eDiscovery Manager system)

If you want to enable your users to export Lotus Notes content or to view content by using Lotus Notes, you must install the Lotus Domino server on the eDiscovery Manager system. eDiscovery Manager requires only the Lotus Domino APIs, but these APIs are bundled with the Lotus Domino server; the APIs are not bundled separately. For this reason, you must install a Lotus Domino server on the eDiscovery Manager system or a logical partition.

Lotus Domino server Notes
Lotus Domino V8.5.2

Article 1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5.2 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8.5.1

Article 1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5.1 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8.5

Article 1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8
Lotus Domino V7

IBM Content Manager connector (eDiscovery Manager system)

The eDiscovery Manager server requires one of the following connectors for communicating with the IBM Content Manager EE server.

Connector Notes
IBM Information Integrator for Content V8.4.3 or later fix pack
IBM Information Integrator for Content V8.4.2 Fix Pack 3 or later fix pack

Content management servers

The eDiscovery Manager server requires one of the following content management servers.


Content management server Notes
IBM Content Manager EE V8.4.3 or later fix pack

Supported only with DB2 and DB2 Net Search Extender.

IBM Content Manager EE V8.4.2 Fix Pack 3 or later fix pack

Supported only with DB2 and DB2 Net Search Extender.

IBM Content Manager EE V8.4.1 Fix Pack 1 + testfix

Supported only with DB2 and DB2 Net Search Extender.

DB2 Content Manager Enterprise Edition Version 8.4.1 Fix Pack 1 Testfix download document

Recommendation: Upgrade to IBM Content Manager EE V8.4.2 Fix Pack 3, which includes the testfix, above.

IBM FileNet P8 V5.1 or later fix pack

Supported with DB2, Oracle*, or Microsoft SQL Server.

(*Support for Oracle databases does not include support for the Oracle Exadata platform.)

One of the following is required:

  • IBM Content Search Services + Interim Fix 5.1.0.0-P8CSS-IF001 and Interim Fix 5.1.0.0-P8CE
  • IBM Legacy Content Search Engine + Interim Fix 5.1.0.0-P8CE
IBM FileNet P8 V5.0 or later fix pack

Supported with DB2, Oracle*, or Microsoft SQL Server.

(*Support for Oracle databases does not include support for the Oracle Exadata platform.)

IBM Legacy Content Search Engine is required.

IBM FileNet P8 V4.5.1.2 or later fix pack

Supported with DB2, Oracle*, or Microsoft SQL Server.

(*Support for Oracle databases does not include support for the Oracle Exadata platform.)

IBM Content Search Engine is required.

IBM FileNet P8 V4.5 or later fix pack

Supported with DB2, Oracle*, or Microsoft SQL Server.

(*Support for Oracle databases does not include support for the Oracle Exadata platform.)

IBM Content Search Engine is required.


Content archives

eDiscovery Manager supports content archives that were created by the following archiving software.

Content archiving software Notes
IBM CommonStore for SAP V8.4

Supported in IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM CommonStore for Lotus Domino or IBM CommonStore for Microsoft Exchange V8.4

Supported in IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM Content Collector V3.0 or later fix pack

Supported in both IBM FileNet P8 environments and IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM Content Collector V2.2 or later fix pack

Supported in both IBM FileNet P8 environments and IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM Content Collector V2.1.1 or later fix pack

Supported in both IBM FileNet P8 environments and IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM Content Collector V2.1 or later fix pack

Supported in both IBM FileNet P8 environments and IBM Content Manager environments.

IBM FileNet Email Manager V4.0.2 or later fix pack

Supported in IBM FileNet P8 environments.


Lotus Domino server (Remote)

If you want to enable your users to export Lotus Notes content or to view content by using Lotus Notes, you must have a Lotus Domino server that runs remotely from the eDiscovery Manager system.

Lotus Domino server Notes
Lotus Domino V8.5.2

Article #1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5.2 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8.5.1

Article #1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5.1 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8.5

Article #1308539

Do not install eDiscovery Manager on a Lotus Domino V8.5 or later server that is running on an AIX system.

Lotus Domino V8
Lotus Domino V7

Client operating systems (eDiscovery web client)

Clients running one of the following operating systems can access and run the eDiscovery Manager Web client.

Operating system Notes
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP

Client web browsers (eDiscovery web client)

Clients running 32-bit versions of any of the following browsers can access and run the eDiscovery Manager Web client.

Web browser Notes
Microsoft Internet Explorer V8.x

You must enable JavaScript in the browser.

Microsoft Internet Explorer V7.x

You must enable JavaScript in the browser.

Mozilla Firefox V3.6.x

You must enable JavaScript in the browser.

Mozilla Firefox V3.5.x

You must enable JavaScript in the browser.

Tip: The IBM eDiscovery Manager Web client is best viewed with the highest screen resolution possible. At a minimum, the resolution should be 1280x1024.


Email client applications (eDiscovery web client)

eDiscovery Manager supports the following email client applications.

Email application Notes
Lotus Notes V8.5
Lotus Notes V8
Lotus Notes V7
Microsoft Internet Outlook 2010
Microsoft Internet Outlook 2007
Microsoft Internet Outlook 2003

Change history
History Date Change
Released May 2012 .



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More support for:

eDiscovery Manager

Software version:

2.2.0.4

Operating system(s):

AIX, Windows 2003 server, Windows 2008 server

Reference #:

7024061

Modified date:

2012-06-06

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