System requirements

 

Applies to: Forefront Security for SharePoint

The following are the minimum server and workstation requirements for Forefront Security for SharePoint.

Note

Forefront Security for SharePoint does not support Windows clustering but does support network load balancing (NLB). For more information, consult your SharePoint deployment documentation.

Minimum server requirements

The following are the minimum server requirements:

  • Dual-processor computer with 1 gigabyte (GB) of free memory (2 GB is recommended) and a clock speed of 2.5 gigahertz (GHz)
  • Microsoft Windows Server® 2003 (Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter, or Web Edition), with Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation Runtime Components
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) in IIS 6.0 worker process isolation mode
  • NTFS file system
  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 or Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services version 3
  • 550 megabytes (MB) of available disk space
  • Intel processor or equivalent

Minimum workstation requirements

The following are the minimum requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, or Microsoft Windows Vista
  • 6 MB of available memory
  • 10 MB of available disk space
  • Intel processor or equivalent