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System Requirements

for Zoom Server and Zoom Client

Trial Server (without VideoFX)

  • 64-bit:  Windows 7+ / Windows Server 2012 or MacOS X 10.6.x+
  • 6 GB RAM
  • Quad core / processor CPU
  • 250 MB disk space for installation

Trial Servers (with VideoFX)

VMWare VM Appliance (OVF) for all servers will be supplied by Evolphin:

  • Telestream Vantage (Windows 2012 Server)
    • 8 vcores; 8 GB RAM
  • Zoom MAM Server (Centos 7)
    • 8 vcores; 4 GB RAM
  • Zoom Preview Server (Centos 7)
    • 8 vcores; 4 GB RAM
  • Network share/SAN server (Centos 7)
    • 4 vcores; 4 GB RAM

Production Zoom DAM/Database Server

  • 64-bit: Windows Server 2012 / Windows Server 2012, Linux* (CentOS 5.6+, RHEL 6.5+)
  • VMWare, Sun Virtual Box virtualization supported
  • 8 GB RAM (more based on server load)
  • Quad core / processor CPU (more based on server load)
  • 1TB local disk space for installation, O/S, logs; 1-4TB local disk for transaction journal
  • 7200 RPM disk min, 10K or15K RPM preferred (See typical production scenarios)
  • Network: Multiple 1-10 GbE+ NICs are recommended (See typical production scenarios)

Production Zoom Preview Server

  • 64-bit: Windows Server 2012, Linux* (RHEL 6.5+)
  • VMWare, Sun Virtual Box virtualization supported
  • 8 GB RAM+ (more based on server load & sizing estimates)
  • Quad core / processor CPU (more based on preview load)
  • Storage disk space = Preview cache size desired
  • 1TB disk space for installation, O/S, logs
  • 7200 RPM disk min, 10Kor 15K+ RPM preferred (See typical production scenarios)
  • Network ‐ Multiple 1-10 GbE+ NICs are recommended (See typical production scenarios)

Near-line Database & File Data Storage

  • Storage disk space = (# files)*(1.25 x average number of versions/file)*(average file size)
  • SAN with FC HBAs (MPIO) recommended for demanding large workloads
  • DAS or NAS for smaller workloads
  • 7200 RPM disk min, 10-15K+ RPM SAS or SSD of Hybrid Drive preferred for large workloads

Desktop Clients

  • Windows 7+ (64-bit) or Mac OSX 10.8.x+ 64-bit, RHEL 6.6+11
  • Zoom 5.3 or below: Java 6 SE; Zoom 5.5+: Java 8 SE (Bundled)
  • 4 GB RAM minimum
  • 1280×1024 minimum resolution
  • Dual core / processor CPU 2.4 Ghz+
  • 250 MB disk space for installation
  • Gigabit NIC recommended

Web Clients

  • IE 8+, Firefox 3.6+, Safari 4+, Chrome 6+
  • Older browsers can be certified based on customer requirements

Creative Tool Plugins 

  • Adobe CS6, CC2014, CC 2015+ (Requires Zoom 5.5+) 
  • Maxon Cinema4D R16+ 

Zoom DAM / Database Server

Small Workload Medium Workload Large Workload
Users 10 30 150
Files 500k 1m 18m
Local Disk for OS / Event Logs 1 TB 1 TB 1TB
Local Disk for Transaction Journal 1TB 7200 RPM 1TB 7200 RPM 1TB 7200 RPM
Networked Disk NAS NAS or SAN SAN with DM-MPIO
Operating System Windows Server 2012+ Windows Server 2012+ or RHEL 6.5+ RHEL 6.5+
Network Cards 1 GigE 10 GigE 4×10 GigE
Memory/RAM 6 GB 8 GB 112 GB
Virtual Cores 7 Cores 16 Cores 76 Cores

Zoom Preview Server

Small Workload Medium Workload Large Workload
Users 10 30 150
Files 500k 1m 18m
Local Disk 2 TB 7200 RPM 4 TB 10K RPM 8 TB or Hybrid Flash or 15k RPM SAS with RAID Striping
Operating System Windows Server 2012+ Windows Server 2012+ or RHEL 6.5+ RHEL 6.5+
Network Cards 1 GigE 10 GigE 2×10 GigE
Memory/RAM 6 GB 8 GB 112 GB
Virtual Cores 4 Cores 8 Cores 24 Cores

Zoom Servers

  • Java: Bundled on Windows/Linux
  • Azul Zing Java: Separate install with Performance Pack on Linux
  • Adobe AIR runtime: Bundled on Windows/MacOS
  • Firefox 24+, Safari 7+ (MacOS), Chrome 35+
  • IE: No longer supported
  • Adobe Flash: 13.0+ on Windows / MacOS

Desktop Clients

  • Java: Bundled on Windows/Linux.
  • Adobe AIR runtime 25: Bundled on Windows/Mac OS

Web Clients

  • Firefox 24+, Safari 7+ (Mac OS), Chrome 35+, Microsoft Edge
  • IE: No longer supported
  • Adobe Flash: 13.0+ on Windows / Mac OS