ISPmanager Panel System Requirements

The ISPmanager control panel requirements are minimal. The panel is more universal with broad support for mixed-platform environments and manages a wide range of third party software.

  • ISPmanager for Unix
  • ISPmanager for Windows

ISPmanager for Unix

Operating systems

  • Operating system:
    • Debian 6, 7
    • CentOS 6
  • Hard disk system quotas support (optional)
    We would not recommend that you partition the disk. After calling this method, you will be able to work only with disk quotas on the section where the /home directories are stored

    Configure and enable quotas for better management of your customers.

System resources

The ISPmanager control panel has been developed to consume low resources and run even on a low powered home server or VPS.

Any resource amounts listed below (disk space, memory, etc.) are minimum recommendations and a greater amount of the given resource is usually beneficial but not required.

  • Disk space ~ 40 MB.
  • RAM ~ 10 MB.

Optional software

The required software will be added on user’s server during the installation from his/her operating system repositories. If a user already have software programs on the server, ISPmanager will attempt to integrate with them during the installation process.

We offer a selectable bunch of preinstalled software:

  • WWW Server: Apache
  • PHP
  • Database Servers: MySQL and / or PostgreSQL
  • Mail Servers: Sendmail, Exim, Postfix or CommunigatePro
  • WebMail: SquirrelMail
  • Mail Lists: Minimalist or MailMan
  • POP3 Server: Dovecot
  • DNS Server: Bind9
  • FTP Server: ProFTPD, vsftpd
  • Web Stats: AwStats, Webalizer
  • Web interfaces for advanced work with databases: phpMyAdmin, phpPgAdmin
  • FastCGI

and many more.


ISPmanager for Windows

To install ISPmanager on Windows you need a server with:

  • Windows server 2008 Standard or later
  • Windows server 2008 R2 Standard or later 

The main requirements for the control panel to function are as follows:

  • IIS 7 service
  • DNS service 

The program will download and install FTP 7 by itself.

Supported browsers

  • Google Chrome 8.0 or later
  • Firefox 3.6 or later
  • Opera 9.6 or later
  • Internet Explorer 7 or later
  • Safari 5.0 or later

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