LiveNX Specifications

LiveNX 6.0.0

LiveNX 6.0.0. Deployment Options

LiveNX 6.0 components can be deployed via two methods: installers or OVA packages

Component

Installer Option Virtual Applicance Option

Server

Installer: MacOS, Win 32/64

Installer: MacOS, Win 32/64

Platform

All-in-one Server & Platform OVA

All-in-one Server & Platform OVA

Platform

Installer: Win64/Linux

Node (optional)

Installer: Win64/Linux

Node OVA

LiveSensor (optional) 

LiveSensor OVA

LiveSensor OVA

Client Server/Node All-in-One Server & Platform OVA, Node OVA LiveSensor OVA (Optional)
  • Windows 7, 8, 10 or Mac OSX 64 bit OS
  • 4 Cores
  • 8 GB RAM
  • Web browser: IE (> Version 8), Firefox, Chrome and Safari
  • Windows 64-bit OS – Server 2008 or 2012 R2, Windows 7 (Professional or Ultimate) with .NET framework v3.5.1+
  • Linux RHEL 7.1 or 7.2 /CENTOS 6.7 or 6.8 with GNOME UI installed
  • For less than 100 devices or less than 100K flows/sec:
    – 8 Core 2+ GHz CPU
    – 8 GB RAM
    – 2-6 TB 7,200 RPM HD¹
  • For 100-500 devices or less than 200K flows/sec
    – 12 Core, 2+ GHz CPU
    – 16 GB RAM
    – 3-10 TB 7,200 RPM HD¹
  • For 500-1,000 devices
    – 2×12 Core, 2+GHz CPU
    – 16 GB RAM
    – 5-10 TB, 7,200+ RPM HD¹
  • Virtual Machine
    – Adequate core and storage allocation
    – Store: local store preferred, virtual thick disk setting
    – VMware ESXi 5.1 or later, recommended for production environments
      vMotion Supported
    – Compatible with most VM systems
      VMware products, Oracle VirtualBox,Microsoft Hyper-V 6.0+,Citrix Xen
  • Tiny—Less than 25 devices or less than 25k flows/sec; targeted at small laptop deployments (size not available for Node OVA)
    – 2 vCPU Xeon or i7
    – 4 GB RAM
    – 250 GB data disk
  • Small—Less than 100 devices or less than 100k flows/sec
    – 8 vCPU Xeon or i7
    – 16 GB RAM
    – 4 TB data disk
  • Medium—100 to 500 devices or less than 200k flows/sec
    – 16 vCPU Xeon or i7
    – 32 GB RAM
    – 6 TB data disk
  • Large—500 to 1,000 devices or greater than 200k flows/sec
    – 32 vCPU Xeon or i7
    – 32 GB RAM
    – 8 TB data disk
  • Virtual Hardware
    – 4 vCPU
    – 8GB of RAM
    – 50GB Disk
  • Virtual Platform
    – VMware ESXi v5.0+
    – VMware Hardware Version 8 (vmx-8)
  • Network Hardware
    – At least 2 Physical NICS on ESXi
    Support up to 10Gbps
    NOTE: Virtual NICs on OVA are
    utilizing VMXNET3

1 Disk usage depends on network traffic pattern. For higher performance use RAID 10 or RAID 0 if redundancy is not required.

Cisco Devices Flow QoS Monitor LAN IPSLA
ISR Series Routers: 800, 1700, 1800, 1900, 2600,
2600XM, 2800 2900, 3600, 3700, 3800, 3900, 4300, 4400
 √         
ASR 1000 Series Routers, CSR 1000V         
ASR 9000 Series Routers         
7200 & 7600 Series Routers         
Cisco Catalyst Series Switches: 2960, 2960-X, 3560,
3650, 3750, 3850, 4500, 6500
 
Nexus 7000 Series Switches  
Nexus 9000 Series Switches  
ASA 5500 Security Appliances, ASR 1000 Zone-Based
Firewall
 
NGA (NetFlow Generation
Appliance)
  N/A N/A N/A
Cisco AnyConnect Client

N/A N/A N/A

Other Device Support – Flow    

Adtran NetVanta Series Routers

Alcatel-Lucent Routers

Brocade Series Routers

Extreme Network Switches

F5 Load Balancers

Gigamon GigaSMART

HP Enterprise Procurve Series Switches

Ixia’s Network Visibility Solution

Juniper MX Series Routers

Ntop nprobe

Palo Alto Networks Firewalls

Riverbed SteelHead WAN Optimization Controllers

Silver Peak WAN Optimization Controllers

Viptela vEdge Routers