Before proceeding to installation, you must check the eligibility of your hardware and software.
Milvus' computing operations depend on CPU’s support for SIMD (Single Instruction, Multiple Data) extension instruction set. Whether your CPU supports SIMD extension instruction set is crucial to index building and vector similarity search within Milvus. Ensure that your CPU supports at least one of the following SIMD instruction sets:
Run the lscpu command to check if your CPU supports the SIMD instruction sets mentioned above:
lscpu | grep -e sse4_2 -e avx -e avx2 -e avx512
- Kubernetes version 1.14.0 or higher is required.
- Minikube is required.
- Helm version 3.0.0 or higher is required. See Helm docs.