2.1.3 Sizing guide

This document describes a subset of the configuration and sizing options for MetaDefender ICAP Server. If more detailed technical sizing is required, please contact your sales engineer or representative.

Hardware

CPU cores

2

8

16

RAM

4 GB

8 GB

16 GB

Storage

25 GB

50 GB

100 GB

NIC

1 GbE

1 GbE

1 GbE

Raw ICAP capacity*

Internet throughput (Mb/s)

100 Mb/s

250 Mb/s

500 Mb/s

Web traffic (req/s)

20

75

150

Employee count / Number of users

100

500

2500

ICAP + Core capacity**

Core servers / engine count

Bundled, Single / 4

Bundled, Single / 4

Separate, 2 x load balancing / 4

Internet throughput (Mb/s)

100 Mb/s

250 Mb/s

500 Mb/s

Web traffic (req/s)

12

20

50

Employee count / Number of users

20

100

500

* The raw ICAP capacity is useful for cases when MetaDefender Core is going to be deployed to a separate server.

** The ICAP + Core capacity is useful for cases when MetaDefender Core is going to be deployed to the same server as MetaDefender ICAP Server.