System Requirements to Client Workstation

Below are the system requirements to the client workstation hardware and software, which should be satisfied for the correct working of the Prognoz Platform 8 desktop application.

Hardware Requirements


Minimum requirements

Recommended Requirements

Processor Intel Celeron 2Ghz. Intel Core 2 Duo 2.40Ghz.
Platform bitness 32-bit. 64-bit.
RAM memory 512 Mb or more. 2 Gb or more.
Video adapter Video adapters supporting VGA, with 1024x768 or higher resolution and with 64Mb or more video memory.* Video adapters supporting Shader Model 3.0, such as:
  • NVidia GeForce 6600 or later.

  • ATI Radeon X1300 or later.

  • Intel G35 (GMA X3500) chipset, Intel G4x, Q4x or later.

Video adapters supporting hardware-software architecture CUDA if it is supposed to be used.
HDD Free space 2 Gb or more.** Free space 2 Gb or more.**

* - Working with Tree Map, Bubble Tree, Bubble Chart and Map visualizers will not be available.

** - Free space is given including the space needed to unpack temporary files. By default, temporary files are unpacked to the disk to which the operating system is installed. The directory to unpack temporary files can be selected in the TMP variable of the variable environments.

Software Requirements



  • Front End of Used DBMS: Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Teradata, PostgreSQL.

NOTE. To correctly connect to Oracle DBMS, bitness of Prognoz Platform 8 and Oracle DBMS front end must match.

  • Built-In SQLite DBMS 3.X. The required driver is included to the selected Prognoz Platform 8 distribution kit.

Operating System
  • Windows Vista Service Pack 2 family.

  • Windows 7 Service Pack 1 family.

  • Windows 8 family.

  • Windows 8.1 family.

  • Windows 10 family.

  • Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 family.

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 family.

  • Windows Server 2012 family.

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 family.

NOTE. In order Prognoz Platform 8 works correctly, color depth value must be at least 16 bit.

Video adapter drivers The latest version of the driver for the installed video adapter.
Software for integration tools Depending on the integration tools used, the client station must have:
  • MS Excel.

  • MS PowerPoint.

  • MS Word.

Supports versions of MS Office 2010 SP1 (14.0.6029.1000 - 14.0.7015.1000) or later, MS Office 2013. MS Office 365.

Software for Tree Map, Bubble Tree, Bubble Chart and Map visualizers

Graphics Libraries:
DirectX 9 or later or OpenGL 3.1 or later (provided with Windows OS).
Software for CUDA use CUDA Toolkit 7.0. Installation is required if video adapter supports hardware-software architecture CUDA.

Hardware on Working via Web Application



Browser Latest versions of modern browsers:
  • Mozilla Firefox.

  • Google Chrome.

  • Opera.

  • Apple Safari for Mac OS X.

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (9 or later).

  • Microsoft Edge.

NOTE. If the Prognoz Platform 8 web application is supposed to be used in the work, DBMS front end is not necessary.

See also:

Installing Front End of Prognoz Platform 8 | Prerequisites List | Prognoz Platform 8 System Requirements