If you install View Composer on a different physical or virtual machine from the one used for vCenter Server, you must use a dedicated machine that meets specific hardware requirements.
A standalone View Composer installation works with vCenter Server installed on a separate Windows Server machine or with the Linux-based vCenter Server appliance. VMware recommends having a one-to-one mapping between each View Composer service and vCenter Server instance.
|Processor||1.4 GHz or faster Intel 64 or AMD 64 processor with 2 CPUs||2GHz or faster and 4 CPUs|
|Networking||One or more 10/100Mbps network interface cards (NICs)||1Gbps NICs|
|Memory||4GB RAM or higher||8GB RAM or higher for deployments of 50 or more remote desktops|