IoTeX Delegates - Upgrade Disk Size to >100GB SSD!


As of August 5, 2020, the IoTeX chain database size is now ~52GB. Over the past week, we have noticed a spike in Delegates on probation. We believe this is linked to some Delegates having insufficient disk space (i.e., only 50GB), which impacts their ability to produce blocks.

Upgrade Your Storage

A call to action for all Delegates is to make sure your disk storage size is at least 100GB SSD. As reminder, the minimum hardware requirements for Delegates are:

  • Memory: 8GB of RAM (16 GB preferred)
  • Storage: 100GB (SSD required)
  • CPU: 64-bit
  • Processor: 2 cores (2.4GHz each)
  • Network: 100 Mb/sec

For any questions, please contact an IoTeX team member.

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