This section lists our recommended hardware and software requirements to install and run the ARDC RDA Registry Software:
- OS: Linux - RHEL/CentOS 6 or 6.5
- A minimum of 60GB disk space. (Large databases with hundreds of thousands of entries can require up to 120GB+)
- At minimum of 4GB of memory.
- Xeon(R) CPU E5-2670 @ 2.6GHz processor (or similar)
Setting up a server environment for the RDA Registry Software running on CentOS 6.5.
The server will require seboolean httpd_can_network_connect to be turn on, so we should make sure that this configuration is in place with
Make sure httpd_can_network_connect is turn on with
It is advisable to turn selinux into permissive state, and not turn off completely for security reasons.
Install Software Repositories
EPEL, REMI and webtatic yum repository (https://webtatic.com/projects/yum-repository/)
Install the main dependencies
If there is a requirement to install SOLR in Tomcat (The installation guide will run SOLR 4.10.4 in it's own Jetty container), make sure to install Tomcat