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Control Machine Requirements


Table 1: Control Machine Requirements




x86 64-bit


4 GB or higher

Hard Drive

Minimum 10 GB of free disk space

Operating System

Linux or Mac OS X


Gigabit Ethernet


Bash version 2 or higher

Ansible version 2.6.3 or higher

Python version 2.7 or higher

Note: Python version 3 is not supported

Python netaddr module

Kubernetes kubectl command line tool (optional):

  • minimum version 1.5

  • maximum version 1.6

Note: Other versions might work but have not been tested with the server cluster.

1 See Setting Up the Control Machine (Examples) for examples on installing these packages.