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System requirements - GFI EventsManager


  • Processor: 2.5 GHz dual core or higher
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Hard disk: 10 GB of available space

NOTE: Hard disk size depends on your environment, the size specified in the requirements is the minimum required to install and archive events.


Supported operating systems

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows SBS 2011
  • Windows SBS 2008  
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8/8.1
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista SP1

Other components

  • .NET 4
  • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8 or later
  • (Optional) A mail server (If email alerting is configured).

Software requirements - Scanned machine(s)

  • For Microsoft Windows event log scanning: Remote registry service must be enabled and source folders must be accessible via Windows shares.
  • W3C log scanning: The source folders must be accessible via Windows shares.
  • Syslog and SNMP Traps: Sources/senders must be configured to send messages to the computer/IP address where GFI EventsManager is installed.

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