System Requirements

There are particular ProContractor Requirements your computer needs to run our software

Single-Computer Configuration

A single-computer configuration is best suited to smaller, less-complex organisations. In this configuration, all ProContractor hardware and software reside on a single computer.

Item Minimum Recommended
HARDWARE
Processor 2.6 – 2.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 3rd Gen Intel Core i5 or i7
Memory 4 GB 8GB+
Free Disk Space 150 GB 200 GB
Other DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) Tape or Optical Drive (for backups) High-Speed Internet Access Video Card that supports 1024×768, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) Tape or Optical Drive (for backups) High-Speed Internet Access Video Card that supports 1280×1024, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse Printer Uninterruptible Power Supply
SOFTWARE
Operating System One of the following:

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate Microsoft Windows 8 Professional Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 Microsoft Windows Server 2008

One of the following:Microsoft Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate
Microsoft Windows 8 ProfessionalMicrosoft Windows 10 Pro
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2011

Multi-Computer Configuration

A multi-computer configuration may work better for medium and large organisations. In this configuration, one computer is the ProContractor server. This computer stores the ProContractor database. You can set up other computers as workstations, which connect to the ProContractor server to share information in real-time. Server Requirements below.

Item Minimum Recommended
HARDWARE
Processor 2.00 GHz Intel Quad-Core Xeon (single or dual) 2.2 GHz Intel  Xeon E5
Memory 8 GB 12 GB+
Free Disk Space 250 GB 300 GB
Other DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) Tape or Optical Drive (for backups) High-Speed Internet Access 10/100 Mbps PCI Network Interface Card Video Card that supports 1024×768, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse 10/100 Mbps Switch DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) Tape or Optical Drive (for backups) High-Speed Internet Access 100/1000 Mbps PCI Network Interface Card Video Card that supports 1280×1024, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse 10/100/1000 Mbps Switch Uninterruptible Power Supply Redundant, Hot-Swap Power Supply Redundant, Hot-Swap Network Interface Card
SOFTWARE
Operating System Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP2 One of the following:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Database (not required…) ProContractor uses a Microsoft SQL database, but Microsoft SQL Server is not required. If you don’t have Microsoft SQL Server, the ProContractor installation program installs Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express (a free, scaled-down version of Microsoft SQL Server 2008). Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (including Reporting Services) Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (including Reporting Services)

Workstation Requirements

Item Minimum Recommended
HARDWARE
Processor 2.6 – 2.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 3rd Gen Intel Core i5 or i7
Memory 4 GB 8 GB+
Free Disk Space 50 GB 100 GB
Other DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) High-Speed Internet Access Video Card that supports 1024×768, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse DVD-ROM Drive (for installation) High-Speed Internet Access Video Card that supports 1280×1024, 32-bit color, and OpenGL 1.5 Color Monitor Keyboard Mouse Printer Uninterruptible Power Supply
SOFTWARE
Operating System One of the following:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate
One of the following:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Pro

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