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Hardware Exponential Growth

Postby gbautista » Thu Jun 03, 2021 8:07 pm

Hi
Im currently working on a deployment about 500 hosts, 10 services per hosts, im thinking in a growth to 1500 nodes in 4 years, what do you think is the hardware required?

+ 8GB RAM
+4 vCPU
+120 HDD

is enough for that kind of growth?
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Re: Hardware Exponential Growth

Postby benjaminsmith » Fri Jun 04, 2021 9:53 am

Hi,

For Nagiso XI, I would recommend increasing the RAM to 16GB and having more than 8+ cpu cores, the hard disk looks about right. On large systems (beyond 20,000 checks) most systems have 16 or more cores.

Hardware Requirements
https://support.nagios.com/kb/article.p ... ategory=83

Maximizing Performance in Nagios XI
https://assets.nagios.com/downloads/nag ... ios-XI.pdf

Let us know if you have more questions. Also, looks like you are a reseller, so feel free to post to the customer forum as well.

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