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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 Platforms

      Hardware requirements

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

      System Resource Requirements

      Additional requirements

      Ensure that your production environment meets all the necessary additional requirements for the components that you plan to deploy.

      Additional Requirements

      Networking requirements

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

      Couchbase Server Ports

      Using IPv6 With Couchbase

      Deployment-specific requirements

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