Ingeniux CMS 10.5 Prerequisites

About Ingeniux CMS 10.5 Prerequisites | Check the hardware and software requirements prior to installing CMS 10.5.


Ingeniux CMS 10.5 requires the following hardware and software configurations.

CMS Hardware

  • 4x CPUs - 2.6GHz or higher
    • Additional CPUs will improve performance
  • 8 GB RAM or more
    • Additional 8GB RAM will be required for each ~50,000-100,000 items
  • SSD, SATA, or SCSI fast disk storage
    • Use the fastest disk possible for optimal performance
    • Storage space should be at least two times the size of all content and assets with additional room for any anticipated growth over the next 12 months
    • Maintain at least 20GB free disk space on the application drive
  • Gigabit Ethernet

DSS Hardware

  • 4x CPUs - 2.6GHz or higher
    • Additional CPUs will improve performance
  • 4 GB RAM or more
    • Additional RAM will be required for large sites
  • SATA or SCSI fast disk storage
    • Fastest disk possible for optimal performance
    • Disk size large enough to store all content/assets and maintain at least 10GB free disk space on the application drive
  • Gigabit Ethernet

Software

CMS 10.1+ (All versions above 10.1)

  • Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, or 2019 (Use 64-bit format for all Windows Server versions.)
    • Support for Windows Server 2003 and 32-bit editions of Windows Server 2008 have ended. If you need assistance, please contact Ingeniux Support
    • Virtualization is supported
    • Windows 7, 8.x, and 10 64-bit Pro or Enterprise supported for test/development/trial purposes
  • Microsoft IIS, including default configurations of Roles /Feature, as well as the following additional settings:
    • Internet Information Services > Management Console
    • Internet Information Services > Development - > ASP.NET
    • Internet Information Services > Security > Windows Authentication
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5.x
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2
    • If IIS was not installed before .NET Framework 4.7.x then after installation of IIS, ASP.NET must be registered via a Windows Administrator command line. Navigate to the 64 bit .NET Framework 4.0 folder (%WINDIR%\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v4.0.30319) and then execute the command "aspnet_regiis.exe -i".
  • Microsoft MSXML 6.0 SP2
    • Installed by default in supported operating systems unless manually removed
  • Microsoft Sync Framework Services - 64-bit version
    • Included & installed automatically during main CMS installation (IGXSetup.exe)
  • IIS 6.0 compatibility mode
    • If local SMTP email server is selected instead of network relay/send

Next Steps: Prepare Windows Server for the CMS installation. Choose the set of instructions that matches your Windows Server release: