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Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

Built to interoperate with mobile and e-discovery solutions, FTK® helps you find relevant evidence faster, dramatically increases analysis speed and reduces backlogs. It’s the only solution that utilizes a single case database, creating a clear picture of the event.

 
Single Server Install
Component Basic Recommended
Processor 4 Cores 48 Cores
Memory 8GB RAM 96GB RAM (2GB/core)
Storage 7200 RPM / SSD
- OS/Apps
- ADTemp
- Database
- Evidence / Case Data)
7200 RPM disk (OS/Apps)
SSD – 256GB (ADTemp)
RAID 5 (Database)
RAID 5 (Evidence / Case Data)
OS Windows 7 64-bit Windows 7 x64 / Server 2008 R2
Network 1Gbit NIC minimum 10Gbit NIC
Other USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle
Laptop Install
Component Basic Recommended
Processor 8 Cores 16 Cores
Memory 16GB RAM 32GB RAM (2GB/core)
Storage 7200 RPM / SSD
- OS/Apps
- ADTemp
- Database
- Evidence / Case Data)
SSD
- OS/Apps
- ADTemp
- Database
- Evidence / Case Data)
OS Windows 7 64-bit Windows 7 x64 / Server 2008 R2
Network 1Gbit NIC minimum 1Gbit NIC
Other USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle
Distributed Install
EVIDENCE PROCESSING ENGINE (EP) / FTK CLIENT USER INTERFACE (UI)
Component Basic Recommended
Processor 4 Cores 8-32 cores
Memory 8GB RAM (2GB/core) 16-64GB RAM (2GB/core)
Storage Separate physical disks for OS and ADTemp files
7200 RPM drives minimum
RAID 1 – OS/Apps
RAID 10 – Database (10k or SSD)
Hardware RAID controller
OS Windows 7 64-bit Windows 7 x64 / Server 2008 R2
Network 1Gbit NIC minimum 10Gbit NIC
Other USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle USB interface for license dongle unless using soft dongle
Distributed Install
DATABASE
Component Basic Recommended
Processor 4 Cores 8-16 cores
Memory 8GB RAM 16-48GB RAM
Storage Separate physical disks for OS and ADTemp files
7200 RPM drives minimum
RAID 1 – OS/Apps
RAID 10 – Database (10k or SSD)
Hardware RAID controller
OS Windows 7 64-bit Windows 7 x64 / Server 2008 R2
Network 1Gbit NIC minimum 10Gbit NIC
Distributed Install
DISTRIBUTED PROCESSING ENGINE (DPE)
Component Basic Recommended
Processor 2 Cores 4-16 cores
Memory 4GB RAM (2GB/core) 8-32GB RAM (2GB/core)
Storage Separate physical disks for OS and ADTemp files
7200 RPM drives minimum
RAID 1 – OS/Apps
RAID 10 – Database (10k or SSD)
Hardware RAID controller
OS Windows 7 64-bit Windows 7 x64 / Server 2008 R2
Network 1Gbit NIC minimum 10Gbit NIC
SC Magazine Oct 2015