System Requirements

Not sure what you need to get started with ChatBeacon? No worries, that’s what we’re here for! Take a look at our system requirements below.

System Requirements

ChatBeacon LOCAL

Your Server On-Premises.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Windows 2008/2012 Server
  • MS-SQL Server 2008/2012/2014 (Express or Standard). All data is stored on your side (Private Server)
  • IIS7, ASP.NET, .NET 4.6 Framework, WCF features enabled. (Private Server)

NOTES:

The ChatBeacon LOCAL App does not need to be installed on the main Web Server; it can be installed on a Virtual Machine or a standalone server and can share the server with other applications.

  • Optionally, the ChatBeacon LOCAL App can be installed in the DMZ and requires Port 80 and 443 to be open.
  • Minimum Hardware requirements are 1 GB of RAM, 1 CPU, 10 GB disk.

Typical hardware specifications are a minimum of a Dual Core CPU, 2 Gigahertz (GHZ) or above with 2 GigaBytes (GB) of ram. You should have a minimum of 15 GigaBytes (GB) of hard-disk space available. If you are virtualizing, the ChatBeacon Server has been tested on VMWare ESX/EXSi, Parallels Desktop, Parallels Server, Parallels Containers and Oracle VirtualBox.

ChatBeacon CLOUD

Host your chats on our ChatBeacon CLOUD.

DESKTOP APP

  • Windows 7 and Windows 8 (All Editions)
  • Windows Vista (All Editions)
  • Windows XP (All Editions)
  • Windows 2003/2008/2012 Server Family.

Minimum Hardware system requirements: 1 GB of RAM with 1 CPU

Windows Components required
.NET Frameworks 4.0


WEB APP

  • Google Chrome browser

SIGHTMAX GO

  • Android devices.

Operator Apps

ChatBeacon gives you three optional apps to conveniently reach your website visitors

DESKTOP APP

  • Windows 7 and Windows 8 (All Editions)
  • Windows Vista (All Editions)
  • Windows XP (All Editions)
  • Windows 2003/2008/2012 Server Family.

Minimum Hardware system requirements: 1 GB of RAM with 1 CPU

Windows Components required
.NET Frameworks 4.0

WEB APP

  • Google Chrome browser

CHATBEACON GO

  • Android devices.