System requirements

Before installing Litium, verify the compatibility of the hosting environment and the Litium system requirements. The system requirements are the same independent of which Litium Edition you are installing.

Production web server

Software requirements:

  • Microsoft Server 2012 or later with IIS (Internet Information Server) with Web Sockets protocoll enabled
  • .NET Framework 4.7.2 running in full-trust
  • Possibility to communicate with an SMTP-server and Microsoft Pickup directory
  • A folder, upload-folder, with write permission for the anonymous ASP.NET user

Ensure that the Internet Information Server (IIS) is able to handle ASP.NET. Follow these instructions to add ASP.NET support in IIS; http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831475.aspx.

Hardware requirements

  • Processor: recommended Intel Xeon Server processor (2 core, x64) 2.0+ GHz or equivalent
  • RAM: minimum 2 GB, for larger solutions you need more memory (if you not have enought memory your server will be slow)
  • Hard disk: recommended minimum 5 GB free space, very dependent on type and size of solution.

Production database server

Software requirements:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or later
  • The collation of database and server must be case insensitive

Hardware requirements

  • Processor: recommended Intel Xeon Server processor (2 core, x64) 2.0+ GHz or equivalent
  • RAM: recommended 6 GB or more, 8-12 GB for larger solutions
  • Hard disk: recommended minimum 5 GB free space, very dependent on type and size of solution.

Multiserver environment

Client Requirements

Public site browsing

Litium Studio supports every major browser. However, the support depends how the presentation templates are constructed in the implementation project.

Back office administration

  • Internet Explorer latest version (PC)
  • Firefox latest version (PC and Mac)
  • Chrome latest version (PC and Mac)
  • Safari latest version (for Mac)

Development environment

Developer tools

Ensure that the Internet Information Server (IIS) is able to handle ASP.NET. Follow these instructions to add ASP.NET support in IIS; http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831475.aspx.

Database

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or later

Shared development environment

If database is shared between multiple development machines, part of the requirements for multiserver environemnt is required.