Agent handlers

  • Virtual machines with an agent handler installed cannot be cloned. This would make SES Evolution unstable, and it would then be impossible to uninstall the component.
  • The agent handler must not be installed on a domain controller.
Operating systems
  • Windows 10 Enterprise 2015 LTSB – 64 bits

  • Windows 10 Enterprise 2016 LTSB – 64 bits

  • Windows 10 Enterprise 2019 LTSC – 64 bits

  • Windows 10 20H2 – 64 bits

  • Windows 10 21H1 – 64 bits

  • Windows 10 21H2 – 64 bits

  • Windows 11 21H2 – 64 bits

  • Windows Server 2008 R2. Update KB2533623 is necessary. The update KB3191566 is required in order to use the protection against WMI Persistence.

  • Windows Server 2012 R2*. On a newly installed Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system, Framework .NET 4.6.2 must be installed beforehand to enable the SES Evolution installation center to run.
  • Windows Server 2016*
  • Windows Server 2019*
  • Windows Server 2022*

*Including the Server Core version.

Processors for physical machines

At least a dual-core 2 GHz 64-bit processor or the equivalent.

Itanium processors are not supported.

Processors for virtual machines

At least one virtual socket and two 2 GHz cores per socket.

CPU reservation must be enabled on your hypervisor.

Physical memory At least 2 GB or more if the operating system requires it.
Disk space
  • At least 100 MB for installation
  • At least 1 GB for data storage.

These are the disk space requirements for the NTFS file system. More space will be needed for updates and log storage.

Network configuration
  • No static IP address requirements
  • Incoming communications:
    • TCP 17000
  • Outgoing communication:
    • TCP 443 (HTTPS)
    • TCP port for Syslog
    • UDP port for Syslog

Framework .NET 4.6.2

  • VeriSign Universal Root Certification Authority certificate installed to verify the authenticity of SES Evolution updates.
    It must be installed in the Trusted root certification authorities or Third-party root certificate authorities certificate store.