Hardware

Minimum hardware requirements depend on the GFI WebMonitor edition - All editions:

  • Two Network Interface Cards (for Gateway mode only)
  • Router\gateway that supports traffic forwarding or port blocking (for Simple Proxy mode only)

WebFilter edition – Minimum hardware requirements:

  • Processor: 2.0 GHz
  • RAM: 1 GB (Recommended 4GB)
  • Hard disk: 2 GB of available disk space.

WebSecurity edition – Minimum hardware requirements:

  • Processor: 2.0 GHz
  • RAM: 1 GB (Recommended 4GB)
  • Hard disk: 10 GB of available disk space.

GFI WebMonitor unifiedProtection edition – Minimum hardware requirements:

  • Processor: 2.0 GHz
  • RAM: 2 GB (Recommended 4GB)
  • Hard disk: 12 GB of available disk space.

NOTE: Allocation of hard disk space depends on your environment. The size specified in the requirements is the minimum required to install and use GFI WebMonitor. The recommended size is from 150-250GB.

Software

Supported operating systems - GFI WebMonitor can be installed on (x86/x64):

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (R2)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows XP (SP3)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (SP2)
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 8

Other required components:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or later
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
  • Microsoft Messaging Queuing Service (MSMQ)
  • IIS Express
  • Routing and Remote Access service on Microsoft  Windows Server 2003/2008 (for Gateway mode only)
  • Microsoft SQL Server Express 2005 or later
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or later (for reporting purposes)

System requirements for GFI WebMonitor for ISA/TMG: Software

Supported operating systems - GFI WebMonitor for Microsoft ISA/TMG can be installed on:

  • Microsoft  Windows Server 2003 SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Other required components:

  • Microsoft ISA Server 2006
  • Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 (Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2)
  • Microsoft  Internet Explorer 8 or later
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
  • TCP/IP port 1007
  • Microsoft SQL Server Express 2005 or later
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or later (for reporting purposes)
  • Microsoft IIS Express

Recommended components:

  • Microsoft Firewall Client for ISA Server or Microsoft Firewall Client for Microsoft Forefront TMG
  • Microsoft SQL or SQL express backend database