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SmartPlant Instrumentation Server Installation and Configuration Guide

Intergraph Smart Instrumentation
Installation & Upgrade
2016 SP1 (11.0.1)

Hardware Recommendations

  • 3 GHz Pentium processor (for Oracle), Xeon machine with 2 GHz processor or higher (for SQL Server)

  • 4 GB RAM (depending on project size)

  • 3 GB disk space

  • 100 BaseT or higher network interface (1 Gbit recommended)

  • Digital tape or DVD backup system for server

  • For all installations, CD ROM or DVD drive access, either locally or through a network connection

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard & Dataserver

The SmartPlant Instrumentation software cannot work with SQL Server 64-bit client because it is a 32-bit application. The software works with SQL Server 32-bit client, which can then work with SQL Server 64-bit server.

Supported Database Servers

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 SP2

  • Oracle 12c R1 client ( Patch 2

Beginning with Windows 10 and Oracle, Microsoft and Oracle will enforce the Internet Host Table Specification RFC 952 which mandates that component hostname labels can contain only alphanumeric characters. Host names using underscores (‘_’) are not allowed. Refer to Oracle Support Articles 1603775.1 and 1957895.1 and Microsoft KB 101785.

Recommended Disk Space

Oracle 12c software

Oracle Server installation

2 GB

Initial Oracle instance

50 MB


2..05 GB

SQL Server 2014 SP 2 Software

SmartPlant Instrumentation Software

SQL Server 2014 SP2 installation

6 GB

Initial SmartPlant Instrumentation database

200 MB

SmartPlant Instrumentation data files (5000 loops with wiring)

500 MB


6 GB


0.7 GB

Software Prerequisites

  • A PDF reader (required for reading and saving various documents)

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.2

  • Microsoft Office 2013

  • Smart License Manager Version 2012 (

Microsoft .NET Framework is delivered as part of Microsoft Windows Server installation.