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System requirements: BlackBerry Enterprise Server

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Requirement

operating system

Any of the following operating systems:
  • Windows Server® 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

messaging server

Any of the following servers:
  • IBM® Lotus® Domino® 8.0.2 with a primary Domino Directory
  • IBM Lotus Domino 8.5.1 with a primary Domino Directory
  • IBM Lotus Domino 8.5.2 with a primary Domino Directory

32-bit IBM Lotus Domino

A 32-bit IBM Lotus Domino server, even if the operating system is a 64-bit operating system

notes.ini file

A notes.ini file with the following conditions:
  • read and write permissions
  • SERVERKEYFILENAME value configured for the server.id name

partitioning of the messaging server

A nonpartitioned messaging server on the computer that you want to install the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server on

permissions for the messaging server

A messaging server with the following permissions:
  • membership in the LocalDomainServers group
  • manager-level access to the mail files for user accounts

DIIOP task running

In your organization's environment, an IBM Lotus Domino server running the DIIOP task and, if you are using IBM Lotus Domino authentication with the BlackBerry Administration Service or BlackBerry® Web Desktop Manager, the directory assistance feature turned on

static IP address for the computer

To install the BlackBerry Administration Service in a pool, a static IP address for the computer that hosts the component

browser

Windows® Internet Explorer® 7.0 to 8.0 with language preferences configured to display encoded web pages

media player

One of the following:
  • if using Windows Server 2008, to support audio attachments, Windows Media® Format SDK (for more information, visit support.microsoft.com to read article 972098)

  • if using Windows Server 2003, to support audio attachments, Windows Media Player 9 or later

network proximity

A high-speed, switched connection between the BlackBerry Enterprise Server and messaging servers

monitoring

To support the BlackBerry Monitoring Service, the SNMP service must be running

File and Printer Sharing

If using Windows Server 2003, to permit the BlackBerry Controller to monitor BlackBerry Enterprise Server components, install File and Printer Sharing

For more information, see the documentation for Windows Server

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