Before you install the NSX Intelligence appliance, ensure that your environment meets the minimum supported system requirements for both the server host where you plan to install the appliance and the client where the VM visualizations are displayed.

NSX Intelligence Appliance Resource Requirements

The following table lists the available NSX Intelligence appliance sizes and the VM resource required for each. The NSX Intelligence Small VM appliance size is suitable for lab and proof-of-concept deployments, or small-scale production environment. The NSX Intelligence Large VM appliance size is suitable for a production environment.
Appliance Size Memory vCPU Disk Space
NSX Intelligence Small 64 GB 16 2 TB
NSX Intelligence Large 128 GB 32 2 TB
Note: Only one NSX Intelligence appliance is supported per NSX Manager cluster.

NSX Intelligence Web Client Memory, CPU, and Browser Requirements

For an optimal performance, your client system must have a minimum of two 1.4 GHz CPU cores and at least 16 GB of RAM.

The following table lists the Web browser versions supported for NSX Intelligence. The minimum supported browser resolution is 1280 x 800 pixels.
Browser Windows 10 Mac OS X 10.14, 10.13 Ubuntu 18.4
Chrome 76 Yes Yes Yes
Firefox 68 Yes Yes Yes
Microsoft Edge 44 Yes N/A N/A
Note: There are known performance issues when using Microsoft Edge. See NSX-T Data Center Release Notes for more details.