What are the system requirements for BlackBerry Mobile Voice System version 4.6

Article ID: KB18301

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-14-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry Mobile Voice System
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  • BlackBerry® Mobile Voice System version 4.6
  • BlackBerry® smartphones


  • Intel® Pentium® IV processor (2 GHz or more)
  • 4 GB of available RAM
  • 40 GB (or more) hard drive

Operating system

  • Windows Server® 2003 Release 2 Service Pack 2 Standard

Database management system

  • One of the following:
    • Microsoft® SQL Server® 2000
    • Microsoft® SQL Server® 2005

BlackBerry® Enterprise Server

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP5 or later for Microsoft® Exchange
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP5 or later for IBM® Lotus® Domino®
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP5 or later for Novell® GroupWise®

Note: For the BlackBerry Enterprise Server components and third party applications that are installed with the BlackBerry Enterprise Server, refer to the BlackBerry Enterprise Server version 4.1.5 for Microsoft Exchange Installation Guide for the appropriate platform.


  • Windows® Internet Explorer® 6.0 or later with JavaScript® turned on

Notification messages

  • Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) address for email notification messages

Virtual environment

  • VMware® ESX Server version 3.0.2 or later

PDF file viewer

  • Adobe® Reader® version 5.0

Port numbers

  • Verify that the required port numbers are open and available

For more information about BlackBerry MVS port numbers, refer to the BlackBerry Mobile Voice System version 4.6 Installation and Configuration Guide.


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