This documentation relates to CiviCRM version 3.1. It's not maintained anymore.
Current version of documentation.

What are the scaling limits for CiviCRM?

Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

This page refers to outdated version of CiviCRM. Check current version of documentation.


Documentation Search


CiviCRM 3.1 Documentation

Support and Participation

Developer Resources


CiviCRM book!

Make sure to check out Understanding CiviCRM as well! You can also support this project by ordering a hard copy.

Scaling limits

I'm wondering where CiviCRM 2.0's scaling limits are. Understand it depends somewhat on underlying hardware/database/etc. But I'm interested in where people have seen the software fall over in terms of:

1.Number of contacts
2.Number of groups
3.Size of a group
4.Size of a search result set
5.Number of mail recipients in a CiviMail mailing
6.Number of mailings
7.Number of tags
8.Number of custom fields
9.Number of search critieria
10.Number of relationships
11.Number of profiles
12.Number of ACL's/roles

See the responses and discussion at http://forum.civicrm.org/index.php?topic=4919

Labels
  • None

Creative Commons License
Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States Licence.