Technical Information

Business Architect

Minimum Client requirements for BA (modelling client):

  • Processor: 2GHz 32-bit or 64-bit processor with at least two cores
  • Memory: 1GB free RAM, after the operating system has loaded.
  • Display: 1024x768 or greater, 16bit colour depth or greater
  • Hard disk: 2GB free for installation

Workstation Operating Systems supported:

  • Windows 10 Version 1511 Build 10586.36 or above.
    • For earlier versions of Windows 10 please install .NET4.6.1 first.
  • Windows 8.1® with S14 update (KB2919355)
  • Microsoft Windows 7® SP1

Browsers supported (we encourage use of the latest version of each of these browsers): 

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 11, Edge
  • Google Chrome

Additional components installed:

  • Microsoft .Net 4.6
  • Microsoft Core XML 6 Services SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Native Client Driver
  • Microsoft SQL Server compact edition 3.5
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable (x86 14.16.27012)

Databases supported:

  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016 SP1+, 2017, 2019

Active Enterprise

Typical Server requirements for MAE (Active Publisher, Business Integration Engine):

Typical hardware (dedicated):

  • 2 x XEON X5675 6 Core 3.06GHz processors
  • 12 GB RAM
  • 2GB free hard disk space for installation, 10GB free for operational working.
  • 1 gigabit LAN card

Typical software:

  • Microsoft Windows Server® 2016 64bit
  • Microsoft Office® 2007, Microsoft Office 2010 or Microsoft Office 2013 • The appropriate MS SQL Native Client Driver (if required)

Server Operating systems supported:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 64bit 
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 with S14 update(KB2919355)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 with S14 update(KB2919355)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019

Databases supported:

  • Non-express versions of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016 SP1+, 2017, 2019
    • Full Text Indexing must be installed
    • For ultimate security and flexibility, production databases are often housed on a different machine to the Web Server, and thus the latency between web server and database needs to be low, and storage subsystems configured appropriately for the workloads required
    • If the client machine is used to develop MooD repositories on-the-go, with a local installation of Microsoft SQL Server Express, then the SQL Server version should match the eventual deployment server version.