System Requirements




MINIMUM HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS

Two separate servers (one application server and one database server) are recommended but not required.

Application and database components may be installed on the same server.

  • 2 Core Processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 10GB of Disk Space
  • Network Connection and Internet Access (Internet Access Required for Remote Support)

Estimate an additional…

  • 3 KB per inventory record
  • 2.5 KB per business transaction (i.e. circulation/destruction)

SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS

Application Server (Windows)

Operating Systems
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016
Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • IIS v7.0
  • IIS v8.0
  • IIS v10.0
Crystal Reports
  • v8.0
  • v8.5
  • v9.0
  • v10.0
  • v11.0 R1
  • v11.0 R2
Database Server

One of the following Database Engines (x86 only, MSSQL recommended) with Full-Text Search

(Express*, Standard, Enterprise or Developer)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2017
*MSSQL Server Express Editions are limited to a 4GB database size

WORKSTATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Any PC with 2 core processor or better
  • Web browsing capabilities (Windows OS with Internet Explorer recommended)
  • * .NET Framework 2.0 and 3.0 required for optional ERM or barcode scanner control software modules.

SUPPORTED AUXILIARY HARDWARE RECOMMENDATIONS

Page Printers

  • HP compatible Laser printer
  • Other printers with a Windows driver may be supported. Dot matrix, ink jet and bubble jet printers are not recommended for barcode printing. Barcode Printers
  • Tharo Freedom, Allegro
  • DataMax printers in general
  • Other label printers with a Windows driver may also be supported Bar Code Scanners
  • Motorola MC3000, MC3090G, MC3100, MC3200 Series
  • Unitech 505

BACKUP SYSTEMS

GAIN RM system has no internal backup system, please add the GAIN RM Server(s) to the devices that are backed up daily.