Is there a package size limit for deployments in Client Automation?

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Article ID: 106233

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Products

CA Client Automation - IT Client Manager CA Client Automation CA Client Automation - Software Delivery

Issue/Introduction

Is there a package size limit in CA Client Automation? How long will it take to deploy a 1GB package to an agent via a 64KB network link?

Environment

All versions of CA Client Automation

Resolution

There is no package file size limit in CA Client Automation.
Large deployments of 10GB size package have been tested successfully in customer environments.

The job completion time to deploy a 1GB size package to an agent connected via a 64KB line will take around 5-6 hours, but it depends on how free the network bandwidth is.
There is a simple calculator which may help calculate the transfer rate roughly:

https://techinternets.com/copy_calc