Pre-requisites of installing Sitefinity
System Requirements for Sitefinity
Business users need to fulfill specific Sitefinity system requirements before they can install and use the software. They must have access to software and hardware that can support Sitefinity CMS. However, it is nothing to worry about as most of these system requirements are easily met by small businesses as well as large corporations. This is because Sitefinity is a .NET CMS, which means it is a Microsoft based framework. This is relevant as it emphasizes the connectivity and accessibility available with Progress Sitefinity.
Sitefinity CMS is compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows Operating Systems. However, businesses need to meet some minimum hardware requirements such as a 500 MB+ memory and 400 MB+ hard disk requirement.
There is a range of supported database platforms. These platforms include Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Microsoft Azure. However, it’s important to note that the businesses need to have the latest versions of either Firefox or Chrome to support content editing and carry out administrative tasks. Other server-side requirements are:
- Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Microsoft Azure
- Microsoft® ASP.NET MVC 5
- Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.7.2
- Internet Information Services 7+