Computer and Server Hardware Requirements for Ostendo

Development-X Limited recommends Ostendo is installed on Microsoft Windows server based networks by Microsoft qualified and experienced technicians.
Ostendo can also be hosted on Cloud Servers.

Before you install and use Ostendo, please ensure your workstation or server meets or exceeds the minimum specifications detailed below.
As you add extra users, you may wish to increase the server or workstation specification.
Please also ensure all workstations are running “Microsoft TCP/IP” network protocol in a networked environment.
(See your Windows documentation for information on installing TCP/IP).

System Requirements

Workstation Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows 10
Workgroup (Peer to Peer) Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows 10
Client Server Network Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019
Terminal Server Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019

Ostendo Minimum Hardware Specification


Ostendo License: Concurrent users
Multi User Ready: 1 - 100+
Multi Company Ready: 1+


Compatible Platforms:

Standalone Workstation
Workgroup Network (Peer to Peer)
Client Server Network
Terminal Services Network

Operating Systems:

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019.
Workstation: CPU 2 GHz or greater, (Dual Core) RAM 4 Gb or greater.
Min 5 Gb Free Disk Free Space (Recommend SSD), CD, Monitor, Network Card


High Colour SVGA, minimum 1024 x 768 screen resolution


2 GHz or greater, (Dual Core) RAM 8-16 Gb or greater
Min 10 Gb Free Disk Space (Recommend SSD), CD, Monitor, Network Card

Back-Up Drive, Software and Tapes:

The Back-Up Drive is configured to support the Workstation or Server and Peripherals. Please back-up the software daily.


The UPS is connected to the Workstation or Server to provide protection against power surges and power outs. 60 minutes minimum back-up power supply is recommended.

Antivirus Software: Corporate License for Workstations and Server


Network Installation: We recommend Ostendo is installed on Windows server
based networks by qualified and experienced technicians.
Network technicians specialize in the network system design,
implementation, documentation, maintenance and management.


CD Writer or USB Key: CD Writer or USB Removable Disk for Record Archiving

Microsoft OEM Software: It is often cost effective to buy Microsoft Office OEM Software at the time of Workstation or Server procurement.

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