nChronos Standard Technical Specifications

Maximum logical links: 4

Capture interfaces: 8

Analysis performance: Up to 20,000 Mbps

Type of media supported:

  • 10/100/1000/10000 Base-T
  • 10000 Base-SX/LX/ZX

Storage capacity: Depends on hard disk space

Support TAP: Yes

Concurrent connections to server: 2

Note: To have an analysis performance of 20,000 Mbps, professional capture cards are necessary.

System Requirements for nChronos Server

The following table lists the minimum system requirements for nChronos Server.

Operating system: CentOS release 6.6 or 7.1

CPU: 4-core, 1.8GHz


Hard disk: At least one disk with free space of at least 200GB

Network interface: At least 2 network interfaces

Depending on network traffic and analysis performance required, the requirements may be substantially higher.

Factors that contribute to superior performance include high speed CPU, RAM, and high performance disk storage subsystem, and enough hard disk space is required to store network packets and data that you want to have.

System Requirements for nChronos Console

Operating system:

  • Windows XP (SP3 or later)/Vista/7/8/10
  • Windows Server 2003/2008/2012

CPU: Dual-core processor (4-core processor recommended)

RAM: 4GB or above

HD space: 100GB (1TB recommended)

Management interface: Independent network adapter

Browser: Internet Explorer 11 or higher

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