Introduction

Sisense Prism easily scales up to billions of records.

When running Prism Server on a PC with the recommended configurations, typical query response times of just a few seconds can be expected. Of course, extreme scenarios may require additional resources.

The system requirements specified below are for the machine functioning as a server.

Prism users access reports and interactive dashboards using a Web browser or Windows client, and do not require any particular PC configuration.

Note:  64-bit Windows can be Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 & Windows Server 2012.

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Capacity requirements refer to dedicated resources for the ElastiCube Server.

The requirements below are merely suggestion based on prior experience. Actual capacity requirements will only be provided after consultation with a Sisense Technical Representative.

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To Analyze a Few Million Records

A few users

  • Minimum: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, 8 GB of RAM, 4 logical cores
  • Recommended: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, 16 GB of RAM, 4 logical cores

Tens of users

  • Minimum: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, 16 GB of RAM, 4 logical cores 
  • Recommended: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, 32 GB of RAM, 8 logical cores

 

To Analyze a Hundreds of Millions of Records

A few users

  • Minimum: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, 32 GB of RAM, 8 logical cores
  • Recommended: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, 64 GB of RAM, 16 logical cores

Tens of users

  • Minimum: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, 64 GB of RAM, 8 logical cores
  • Recommended: Standard desktop PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, 128 GB of RAM, 16 logical cores

 

To Analyze Billions of Records

A few users

  • Minimum: Standard server PC with 64-bit Windows, 256 GB of RAM, 12 logical cores
  • Recommended: Standard server PC with 64-bit Windows, at least 512 GB of RAM, 24 logical cores

Tens of users

  • Minimum: Standard server PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, 512 GB of RAM, 24 logical cores
  • Recommended: Standard server PC with 64-bit Windows, multi-core CPU, at least 512 GB of RAM, 32 logical cores