These are the system requirements for product update 256 of Exact Synergy Enterprise. Please be informed that third party software products like for example Microsoft Windows (Server), Microsoft Office, and Microsoft SQL Server have their own system requirements, which might be different from the system requirements of Exact Synergy Enterprise. For more information, see the following:
Please take into account that third party software products such as Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and Microsoft SQL Server have their own system requirements which might be different from the system requirements of Exact Globe Next. Moreover, please note that Exact follows the Microsoft support lifecycle policy. In this policy Microsoft provides guidelines for product support availability throughout a product lifecycle. For more information, see Microsoft Support Lifecycle Policy.
A complete overview of the system requirements per product update can be found at the Hardware and Software Requirements for Exact Synergy Enterprise Start page.
The Exact Lightweight Integration Server (ELIS) solution provides an easy way of deploying and managing the external solutions of Exact Synergy Enterprise and Exact Globe Next, such as Exact Integrator, Exact Word Merge, Exact Shop Floor Control, and others. For more details on the system requirements for ELIS, see System requirements for Exact Lightweight Integration Server (ELIS).
Before installing Exact Integration, several pre-requisites must be met in order for you to install Exact Integration successfully. For more information, see Pre-requisites — Exact Integration.
In addition, from product update 243 onwards, the SQL reporting services will be required in order for you to generate the Reporting Services Integration reports. From product update 250 onwards, SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services is required to run the reports supplied with the PSA solution as well as Exact Globe Next Dashboards. For more details on the system requirements for Reporting Services Integration, see System Requirements Reporting Services Integration.
As of product update 244, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and the 32-bit version of Microsoft Office 2010 (locally installed), excluding the click-to-run suite are supported. For more information on 32-bit version and recommendation from Microsoft, see http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word-help/choose-the-32-bit-or-64-bit-version-of-microsoft-office-HA010369476.aspx?CTT=1. In line with this, Synergy Office Integration (SOI) now works with Microsoft Office 2010. However, note that Office Add-in does not support Microsoft Office 2010.
For an overview of the system requirements for Synergy Office Integration and Office Add-in, see System Requirements - Synergy Office Integration and Office Add-in.
Exact Word Merge Integrator makes use of Windows Services for the merging process. Background job is not required for the process. The services are installed on the server while running and waiting for word merge requests. When the request for merging is initiated, the services will pick up the request and process it immediately. For more information on the pre-requisites and installation, see How-to: Installing Exact Word Merge Integrator.
Supported system requirements
Recommended system requirements
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Windows operating systems:
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.0 with latest Service Pack
*Service pack 1 supported
** Service pack 3 supported
Microsoft Office 2013
Minimal screen resolution of 1024 x 768
Screen resolution of 1280 x 1024
Operating system (Web server + Database server)
Database system (Database server)
Microsoft SQL Server 2014
Productivity (Web server)
* Service pack 1 supported
Network and Security
The application is installed as a program on the IIS web server and all data is stored in an SQL database, which is stored on a Microsoft SQL Database Server. Both the IIS web server and the SQL database can be installed on the same machine in small Exact Synergy Enterprise implementations. Each webserver can handle a maximum of 150 concurrent users. For every 150 concurrent users, a separate web server is recommended.
Minimal system requirements
Keep in mind: