4 cores minimum
8 or 16 cores required for greater than 5 collections or 25,000 documents
16GB or 32GB for large number of collections or documents
Java Memory Requirements
XMS and XMX values are set to 4GB by default.
Increase to 8GB or 16GB for larger document volume or number of collections
Windows, Linux, Mac OS X
0 - 25,000
25,000 - 100,000
100,000 - 500,000
500,000 - 1 million
1 million +
CPU and RAM requirements are a recommendation only. Customer specific needs may vary based on size of documents, refresh frequency and types of search/visualization needs.
To update the memory allocation when running using the startSearchBlox command, or service in Windows, edit the start.ini file within the SearchBloxServer folder.
Change 4g to 8g when you have atleast a 16GB server
or change to 16g when you have atleast a 32GB server