Hardware requirements

The following table contains hardware requirements for GFI EventsManager:

Hardware Component Specification

2.5 GHz dual core or higher.

Hard disk

10 GB free space.


Hard disk size depends on your environment, the size specified in the requirements is the minimum required to install and archive events.

Storage requirements

The storage requirements below are based on the average size of an event log, being 535 bytes per event. The following specifications indicate the required hard disk size, that caters for your infrastructure's requests:

Hard Disk Space Number of Events
Events stored per 1 Gb of storage space 2,006,994
Events stored in 500 Gb of storage space 1,003,497,032