Remote Acquisition Unit server requirements

You must install a Remote Acquisition Unit (RAU) to acquire information from SAN devices that are behind a firewall, at a remote site, on a private network, or in different network segments. Before you install the RAU, you should ensure that your environment meets RAU operating system, CPU, memory, and disk space requirements.

Component Requirement
Operating system
A computer running a licensed version of one of the following, that is running no other application-level software:
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 8.1, 8.2
  • CentOS 7.2, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 8.1, 8.2
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 8.1, 8.2

A dedicated server is recommended.

CPU 4 CPU cores
Memory 16 GB RAM
Available disk space 40 GB
Network 100 Mbps /1 Gbps Ethernet connection, static IP address, IP connectivity to all FC devices, and a required port to the OnCommand Insight server (80 or 443).

Sudo permissions on the RAU server