System Requirements

Couchbase Server has a basic set of installation and networking requirements that apply to nearly every deployment.

Deploying Couchbase Server into production requires that the hardware and software requirements are met, and that the deployment guidelines and security considerations are taken into account before installation.

Table 1. Couchbase System Requirements
Requirement Description

Platform support

Ensure that you are deploying onto a platform that is supported.

Supported Operating Systems

Supported Web Browsers

Hardware requirements

Ensure that your production environment has adequate hardware and system resources to meet the needs of your deployment.

System Resource Requirements

Networking requirements

Review the Couchbase Server networking requirements to ensure that your environment can accommodate the various components that you plan to deploy.

Network and Firewall Requirements

Using IPv6 With Couchbase

Deployment-specific requirements

Review Deployment Guidelines to make sure you are following the best practices for your deployment.