Linux Minimum Requirements

Below are descriptions and explanations describing the minimum requirements for Sisense in Linux environments.

Supported Browsers

The Sisense Web Application runs in the following HTML5 supported browsers:

The Sisense Web Application also works in mobile phone and tablet browsers that support HTML5. See Viewing Dashboards on Mobile Devices to learn more about mobile compatibility.

Minimum System Requirements

The Sisense Linux deployment is certified to run on the following operating systems:

OS OS version
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
20.04 LTS
CentOS 7.0, 7.4, 7.6, 7.7
8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3
Amazon Linux 2.0
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0
8.0
Red Hat OpenShift 4.6

Compatibility Matrix

Sisense versions Kubernetes versions
1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19
L8.2.1 P P P O O
L8.2.4 O P P O O
L8.2.6 O O P O O
L2021.1 O O P P O
L2021.3 O O P P P
L2021.5 O O P P P

Sisense versions L2021.3 and L2021.5 are also supported on Red Hat OpenShift v4.6.

Confirmed Deployment Sizes and Recommendations

The table below describes the minimum requirements for your production deployment. The exact deployment parameters depend on your specific use-case and usage needs.

Note: It is possible for a deployment with machines that have more memory and cores to exceed the large-scale recommendations.

Deployment Size Small Scale Medium Scale Large Scale

Deployment type:

Single node, cluster optional

Recommended: Cluster

Note: The parameters are for each node.

Recommended: Cluster

Note: The parameters are for each node.

CPU

8 Logical Cores

16/32 Logical Cores

32/64 Logical Cores

System Memory

32GB

64GB - 128GB

256GB - 512GB

Total number of rows being built in parallel

200M

800M

1.6B

Concurrent Users

10

40

100

Expected queries per second

0.1

0.4

1

Open Ports Requirements

Linux outbound ports:

The following inbound ports must be open in the server’s firewall before the installation.

Namespaces

TCP/UDP

Ports

Source

HTTP

TCP

80

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule
Grafana

TCP

30030

Customer IP Address

Custom TCP Rule

TCP 

kubernetes admin

6443

Customer IP Address

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

etcd

2379 - 2380

Same security group

Custom UDP Rule

UDP

Gluster

24007 - 24008

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Gluster FS

49152 - 49157

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Calico

9099

Same security group

HTTPS

TCP

Https

443

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Calico – bird?

179

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Gluster

24007 - 24008

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule
Sisense Web UI

TCP

30845

Customer IP Address

SSH

TCP

22

Customer IP Address

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

10249 - 10259

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

30000 - 39999

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Weave - rpcbind

111

Same security group

Custom TCP Rule

TCP

Node exporter

9100

Same security group

Server Connectivity Requirements

The servers must be connected to the Internet and must have network access to the following server list:

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