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Cantara Technical Requirements

The technical requirements for a Cantara installation are described below. For a minimal requirements deployment, it is possible to combine the Access, Agent and Console components to run within the same Java application server, on a single server instance. However, the specific architecture, security and performance requirements of your project should be considered.

Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for a basic Cantara installation with minimal user load are defined in the following tables. You should determine the appropriate Java configuration and hardware for your environment and intended load. Refer to the technical requirements for your selected Java application server.

Software Minimum Requirements

ComponentMinimum Versions

Oracle Java 11

OpenJDK 11+


Oracle Database 12C to 19C

Oracle MySQL 5.7 to 8.0

Microsoft SQL Server 2008R2 to 2019

Application Server

Apache Tomcat 9.0

Oracle WebLogic 12.1.3 to 14.1.1

+Note: Rinami provides support and specific installation instructions for the above Java application servers. Alternatively, whilst not specifically supported, the Cantara Access Server can be deployed to any Java application server that is compliant with Java Servlet standard 3.0 or greater.

Hardware Minimum Requirements

ComponentMinimum Requirement
 CPUDual Core 2.0 GHz or greater
Available memory2 GB RAM
Hard disk200 MB plus log space
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