|Applies To||RSA Product Set: ECAT|
RSA Product/Service Type: ECAT
RSA Version/Condition: 4.x
|Issue||This article provides general sizing information for RSA ECAT 4.X|
|Notes||In the ECAT 188.8.131.52 User Guide see the "Recommended Hardware and Software for the Server(s)", (Page 19).|
This configuration may be referenced as a general guideline for anywhere from 5k-10k agents, depending on use.
ECAT use dependencies include:
The ECAT 4.1 Installation Guide, "Recommended Hardware and Software for the Server(s) (Page 6), increases a couple of the above recommendations, with double the memory, and dual Quad-cores.
The multiserver environment is generally useful for 50k+ agents, and is not a solution for performance issues. When adding a Secondary the recommended minimum setup is 2 Secondaries and 1 Primary. Where the Secondaries are dedicated to Agent connections, and the Primary aggregates all data. The Primary would have Agent discovery disabled.