PoolParty System Requirements

General System Requirements

Make sure to install PoolParty Thesaurus Server on one of these two systems and listed version:

  • 64bit GNU/Linux Server (Debian 7 LTS, Debian 8, Centos/RHEL 6/7, Ubuntu 14.04LTS und 16.04 LTS) or

  • 64bit Windows Server (Windows Server 2016 or 2012 R2, 64bit)

Java Runtime Environment

Make sure a Java Runtime Environment is in place.

  • A 64bit build of the Sun/Oracle Java 8 SE Development Kit is needed for the current PoolParty release.

You can check your Java version by typing the following command in a console:

java -version

PoolParty will not run with openJDK.

Web Application Servers

You can run PoolParty in the following web application servers:

  • Apache Tomcat
  • IBM WebSphere

Per default PoolParty is distributed with an Apache Tomcat application server.

Contact support@poolparty.biz if you want to run PoolParty in an IBM WebSphere application server.

Web Application Servers Requirements

In addition to the general requirements the following memory and disk space requirements apply:

  • Memory:
    • Basic Server:
      minimum 4 GB RAM dedicated to the web application server (8 GB are recommended)
    • Advanced Server:
      minimum 8 GB RAM dedicated to the web application server (16 GB are recommended)
    • Enterprise Server:
      minimum 16 GB RAM dedicated to the web application server (32 GB are recommended)
    • Semantic Integrator:
      minimum 16 GB RAM dedicated to the web application server (32 GB are recommended)
  • For all configuration levels:
    • minimum 2GB RAM dedicated to PooParty's integrated Apache Solr server
  • Harddisk Space dedicated to the web application server:
    • minimum 2.5 x available RAM, for example:
      • 8GB RAM = 20GB disk space
      • 16GB RAM = 40GB disk space
      • 32GB RAM = 80GB disk space