Tripwire LogCenter System Requirements | Tripwire

Tripwire LogCenter: System Requirements

Learn the proper sizing guidelines and system requirements for deploying Tripwire LogCenter in your environment. 

Determining the proper configuration and resources required for a new log management system can be tricky. Take advantage of Tripwire LogCenter’s software-based deployment to meet current demands and grow capacity when needed. Tripwire LogCenter can collect data from almost any source using standard formats. For in-depth data collection, use the advanced Log Collector Agent.

View the platforms supported by the Tripwire Advanced Collector Agent.

Recommended requirements for the Tripwire LogCenter Manager in a mid-sized installation:

  • Software Versions:
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 R2 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.6
  • Hardware:
  • CPU: Dual Quad-Core Intel® Xeon®
  • Memory: 16 GB
  • Disk: 500GB 7.2K RPM SATA drive; recommend additional to enable a RAID configuration

Recommended requirements for the Database Server:

  • Software Versions:
  • MySQL v5.6 or later (up to 500k events/month, spike to 750k events/month)
  • MS-SQL 2012-2019 (750k events/month and up) -- Note: Express versions not supported
  • PostgreSQL 9.5.1 or later (750k events/month and up)
  • Hardware:
  • Refer to database vendor documentation for hardware specifications supporting highly burdened database

Recommended requirements for the Tripwire LogCenter Console:

  • Server: 
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 (64 bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 R2 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019 (64-bit)
  • Software Versions:
  • Microsoft 7 SP1 x64/x86 - all non-home versions
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 (64–bit)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework versions 4.6
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Hardware:
  • Memory: 2 GB or better
  • Disk: minimum 2 GB free space
  • Video: minimum 1024x768