The following table shows a high-level summary of the server requirements for UT Drupal Kit 3. Each item in the “Component” column links to more detail at Drupal.org regarding that component.
A minimum of 170 MB is required for installation of UT Drupal Kit 3, not including space for files uploaded by users, media, backups and other files.
UT Drupal Kit 3 requires PHP 7.3 or higher.
Drupal supports most major web servers; Apache is recommended. UT Drupal Kit 3 requires the ability to configure a nested document root.
Drupal supports MySQL and some MySQL-compatible databases, and requires the PDO database extension.
For a more detailed list of the server requirements for the latest version of Drupal, review server requirements for Drupal.
The use of a version control system such as Git is strongly recommended as a best practice for developers working with the UT Drupal Kit. It is required for use on Pantheon.
Hosted Git repositories are available through UT Austin’s Enterprise GitHub instance at https://github.austin.utexas.edu.
To discuss compatibility with other hosting platforms, please email email@example.com.