Requirements for an installation of the Kuali Financial System vary greatly due to institution size and practices. Throughput, archival strategy, logging level, and frequency of log purges are examples of specific factors that lead to variation.
Development environments will use much less in the way of resources (4 GB space, 1+ CPU, and 2-4 GB memory recommended). For development purposes, MySQL seems to be faster.
- Java 1.5
- Ant: 1.6.5
If you will be running Ant from the command line, rather than through an IDE where you have already allocated the appropriate memory, set an environment variable:
No special configuration required when using XE for development. If allocating separate temp space, we recommend you give at least 1GB.
Servlet 2.4 / JSP 2.0 Compatible Servlet Container
All of our testing has been on Tomcat 5.5
- Web Server
- Load Balancer
One thing to keep in mind when setting this up is the attachments functionality. You would need a disk mounted on each server to serve as the storage location for these. Any network file system (NFS, CIFS, etc.) could be used.
- Automated Testing Tool
Tested Operating Systems
Red Hat Linux
Mac OS X