Server software

Server software environment

Navixy backend services are written in Java programming language. Frontend is on pure Javascript. That means the software is cross-platform. However, there are two operating systems we recommend to install and use:

  • Debian GNU/Linux Jessie (hereinafter Linux) 64 bit
  • Windows Server Enterprise Edition 2008 SP2 (hereinafter Windows) 64 bit

Besides, you will need the following environment (it is all provided under GNU or similar licenses and you do not need to spend money on it):

  • Java SE Development Kit (JDK) 8 by Oracle or openjdk-8-jre-headless from debian repos
  • MySQL Server version 5.5.x only
  • NGINX 1.2 and later
  • Servers (except MySQL server) must have access to the Internet and have static ip address. Make sure if the following TCP ports are available from outside:
    • 80 – HTTP
    • 443 – If you’re planning to use HTTPS
    • 8383 – for GPRS terminal
    • ranges 46982-47000 and 47650-47780 – for tracker communications
  • Installation process requires root access (Unix systems) or administrative user (Windows). During the installation of databases engines you need to be granted with MySQL’s root access.
  • For HTTP services we recommend to use domain names, e.g. for API – api.domain.tld, for User interface – my.domain.tld and panel.domain.tld for Admin panel. TLD means any top level domain (com, net, edu, etc).
  • High-speed and reliable internet connection at least 10 Mbit/s
  • Monitoring system that you like. It is not required but recommended
  • Recommended filesystem is ext4
  • For sending email from localhost you should have got an configured MTA (Mail transfer agent), e.g. Postfix
  • It is also possible to send email through another services, e.g. gmail, but in that case email “from” field substitution won’t work
  • Service Runit ( is used instead standard Unix System V init scrips

If you have more questions please contact our support team


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