System requirements

DDS-CAD is developed with the aim to be able to run on up-to-date office hardware. The software runs smoothly on the standard hardware requirments as listed below. However, for those that demand more from their hardware will not be dissapointed with the lightning fast handling of DDS-CAD on high-end machines.

Minimum specifications

Operating System

  • Windows 7 (SP1 or newer) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)
  • Windows 8 (No Windows RT) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)
  • Windows 8.1 (No Windows RT) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)


Server OS for Dongle server

  • MS Windows Server 2012 or higher


Internet Browser

  • Internet Explorer 11 or higher


CPU

  • Intel or AMD dual core CPU with 2,0 GHz or higher with SSE2


Memory (RAM)

  • 1.5 GB


Display

  • Resolution of 1024 x 768 true color


Graphic card (GPU)

  • OpenGL, 128 MB VRAM, no onboard grafic card


Harddisk (HD)

  • 10 GB of free space


Optical Drive

  • DVD


Mouse

  • 3 Button wheel mouse


Keyboard

  • MS compatible


Other

  • Internet connection for updates
  • 1 free USB 2.0/3.0 port for dongle

High-end specifications

Operating System

  • Windows 7 Professional (SP1 or newer) 64 bit (x64)
  • Windows 8 Professional 64 bit (x64)
  • Windows 8.1 Professional 64 bit (x86 or x64)


Server OS for Dongle server

  • MS Windows Server 2012 or higher


Internet Browser

  • Internet Explorer 11 or higher


CPU

  • Intel Core i7 – 4 or 6 core version x64
  • Intel Xeon E5 – 4 or 6 core version x64
  • AMD FX type 6100 or higher


Memory (RAM)

  • 16 GB (ECC recommended)


Display

  • Resolution of 1400 x 1050 or higher (20” or higher) or 2 LED TFTs for Multiscreen (IPS recommended)


Graphic card (GPU)

  • nVidia Quadro M1000 or higher (min. 2 GB)
  • nVidia Quadro K1200 or higher (min. 2 GB)

Harddisk (HD)

  • SSD system, 5 GB for DDS-CAD, 30 GB+ for data


Optical Drive

  • DVD


Mouse

  • 3+ Button Wheel Mouse


Keyboard

  • MS compatible


Other

  • Gigabit LAN for network storage
  • Internet connection for updates
  • 1 free USB 2.0/3.0 port for dongle

Standard specifications

Operating System

  • Windows 7 (SP1 or newer) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)
  • Windows 8 (No Windows RT) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)
  • Windows 8.1 (No Windows RT) 32 or 64 bit (x86 or x64)


Server OS for Dongle server

  • MS Windows Server 2012 or higher


Internet Browser

  • Internet Explorer 11 or higher


CPU

  • Intel i5/i7 or equal AMD dual core CPU with 2,0Ghz or higher and SSE2


Memory (RAM)

  • 4 GB


Display

  • Resolution of 1280 x 1024 true color


Graphic card
(GPU)

  • OpenGL, 512 MB VRAM, no onboard grafic card


Harddisk (HD)

  • 15 GB of free space


Optical Drive

  • DVD


Mouse

  • 3 Button wheel mouse


Keyboard

  • MS compatible


Other

  • Internet connection for updates
  • 1 free USB 2.0/3.0 port for dongle

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