The instructions in this guide apply to physical hosts exclusively. See the RSA Virtual Host Installation Guide for RSA NetWitness Platform 11.4 for instructions on how to set up virtual hosts in 11.4.
Go to the Master Table of Contents to find all RSA NetWitness Platform 11.x documents.
Series 4, Series 4S, Series 5, and Series 6.
Refer to the RSA NetWitness Platform Hardware Setup Guides for detailed information on each series type (https://community.rsa.com/community/products/netwitness/hardware-setup-guides).
Endpoint Log Hybrid Host Hardware Specifications
Series 5 (Dell R730) hardware or Series 6 (Dell R740 hardware. See "(Optional) Task 2 - Install Endpoint Log Hybrid" in Post Installation Tasks for instructions on how to install the Endpoint Log Hybrid.
If you have RSA NetWitness Endpoint 4.x hardware, you can re-purpose the same for NetWitness Endpoint Log Hybrid 11.4.
RSA NetWitness UEBA Host Hardware Specifications
S5 (Dell R630 appliance) or S6 (Dell R640) hardware. See "(Optional) Task 3 - Install NetWitness UEBA" in Post Installation Tasks for instructions on how to install NetWitness UEBA.
SERIES 5 (DELL R630) SPECIFICATIONS
|Model||Dell PowerEdge R630xl|
|Processor Type||Intel Xeon E5 -2680v3|
Number of Cores
Number of Processors
Number of Threads
Internal Disk Controller
Dell PERC H730
|External Disk Controller||Dell PERC H830|
SAN Connectivity (HBA) - Optional
|Remote Management Card||iDRAC8 Enterprise|
Total - 6 Drives
2 x 1TB, 2.5" HDD
4 x 2TB, 2.5" HDD
18.4 kg (40.5 lbs)
|NIC Card*|| |
2 x 10 Gb Copper
2 x 10 Gb & 2 x 1Gb Copper
(Other options are available)
H: 4.28 cm (1.68 in.) x
W: 48.23 cm (18.98 in.)
x D: 75.51 cm (29.72 in.)
4100 BTU/hr (max)
|Amps (Spec)||1100W / 220VAC = 5A|
Actual Amp Draw (Post Startup)
|Events Per Second (EPS)||100K EPS|
* NIC Card options are available for swap with on-board daughter card or add on.
External Attached Storage
If you have an external storage device or devices (for example, DACs or PowerVaults) attached to a physical host, refer to the Hardware Setup Guides for information on how to configure this storage on RSA Link (https://community.rsa.com/community/products/netwitness/hardware-setup-guides)."
Physical Host Installation Workflow
Contact Customer Support
Refer to the Contact RSA Customer Support page (https://community.rsa.com/docs/DOC-1294) in RSA Link for instructions on how to get help on RSA NetWitness Platform 11.4.