Server capacity 6.0-3

Hello All,

In one of my project we are sizing the server requirements. The system design is for 800xA SV 6.0-3 with AC800M and AC800M HI controllers. All the below listed functions will be part of one physical server. The system configuration is as below:

1) Domain Controller

2) Aspect Server

3) Connectivity Server (one AC800M Connect and one PLC Connect)

4) FF-OPC server

Tag count:

1) Hardwired tag objects approx. 2000

2) Serial tag objects approx. 5000

3) Graphics approx. 200

Can someone guide if one server (redundant) is sufficient to handle all the above defined configuration?

From manual "3BSE041434-600 A" I was not able to conclude if the above configuration can be handled by one physical server.

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asked 6 months ago



Should be OK in one computer.

For ease of administration I recommend splitting domain controller from 800xA servers. This doubles the hardware use, but could be limited to Windows licenses if hardware is virtualized.


- DC1



- DC2


Stefan Stromqvist   

answered 6 months ago


By insen1 on 8/13/2017 | Like (0) | Report

Hello Stefan,
Thanks for the advise.
Virtualization is not accepted by the customer. Thus we intend to use the node functions in 800xA 6.0-3.
Appreciate your advice if one computer is sufficient to handle the above tag count without affecting the performance.

By Stefan Stromqvist on 8/14/2017 | Like (0) | Report

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