Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing Analysis Services
Before you can install Microsoft® SQL Server 2000™ Analysis Services, your computer must meet the following requirements.
|Computer||Intel® or compatible (Pentium 133 MHz or higher, Pentium PRO, Pentium II, or Pentium III)|
|Memory (RAM)||32 megabytes (MB) minimum (64 MB recommended)(4)|
|Disk drive||CD-ROM drive|
|Hard disk space (1)||50 – 90 MB (130 MB for all components including common files and samples), 12 MB for the client only|
|Operating system||Microsoft Windows® 2000 Server (3) |
Microsoft Windows NT® Server 4.0 with Service Pack 5 or later (3)
For client components on client computers only, the following systems also qualify:
Windows 2000 Professional
|Network software||Windows 2000, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 98, or Windows 95 built-in network software; and TCP/IP (included with Windows).|
|Online product documentation viewer||Microsoft Internet Explorer version 5.0 or later (2). You must install Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5 or later before you install Internet Explorer version 5.0.|
|Access permissions||To install the services for Analysis server, you must be logged on to the server with Administrator permissions.|
1 Setup installs a number of components that can be shared by other applications and may already exist on the computer.
2 Internet Explorer is required for Microsoft Management Console (MMC) and HTML Help. A minimal installation is sufficient, and Internet Explorer does not need to be your default browser. Internet Explorer is not required for the client-only installation.
3 Analysis Services should not be installed on a domain controller; this installation configuration is not supported.
4 Analysis Services does not support Address Windowing Extensions (AWE).
For more information about supported hardware, see the Microsoft Windows Hardware Compatibility List at the Microsoft Web site. For more information about Windows 2000-compatible hardware, use the Microsoft Windows 2000 compatible hardware devices search tool at the Microsoft Web site.