Following is the hardware and resource recommendation where the performance and scalability benchmarking is performed.

Environment Details
OS on which the Smarts application runs and DCF runs RHEL 6.10, RHEL 7.6, and RHEL 7.8
CPU, Memory, and Storage of the ESM System 4 vCPU, 16Gb RAM, and 80 GB hard disk.
CPU, Memory, and Storage of the DCF Collector and Kafka System 4 vCPU, 16Gb RAM, and 80 GB hard disk.
Reservation Details 4 VCPU and 16Gb RAM are completely reserved for ESM and DCF VM,