Before you configure the bare metal server, make sure that your server meets the supported requirements.

Important: The user performing the installation may require sudo command permissions for some of the procedures. See Install Third-Party Packages on a Bare Metal Server.

Bare Metal Server Requirements

Operating System Version CPU Cores Memory
CentOS Linux 7.4 4 16 GB
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.5 and 7.4 4 16 GB
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 4 16 GB
Ubuntu 18.04 and 16.04.2 LTS 4 16 GB