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This topic provides information about a single-server deployment.

BMC recommends this type of deployment when your deployment scaling and sizing requirements do not exceed the limits of a single server. This type of deployment enables simpler management of resources compared to multiple-server deployments.

Deployment diagram

The following diagram illustrates a high-level architecture for a single-server deployment:

The following table lists definitions of abbreviations and terminology used in the preceding diagram:


Additional information

ITDA Server

BMC TrueSight IT Data Analytics server, a combination of the following components:

  • Console Server
  • Search

Managing components

Configuration DBConfiguration Database component

Managing components


BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management

Integrating with BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management

BPPM CellBMC ProactiveNet Performance Management cells

Integrating with BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management cells


Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

Setting up emails

Collection Data Sources

Data sources (such as log files and Windows events) for monitoring using Collection Station or Collection Agents

Data collection mechanisms

PortsPort numbers used for communicating between components and external systemsCommunication ports and protocols


BMC recommends this type of deployment in the following scenarios:

  • A single-server host (or virtual machine) is sufficient to handle the data volume and user load. For more information, see Hardware sizing recommendations.
  • All product data is to be administered by the same team.

Related topic

Disaster recovery for a single-server deployment