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 2.0 on Our Cloud

Host your chats on our ChatBeacon Cloud.

DESKTOP APP

  • Windows 7, 8 and Windows 10 (All Editions)
  • Windows 2003/2008/2012 Server Family.

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

Windows Components required
.NET Frameworks 4.6.1


 

ChatBeacon 2.0 on Your Server

Your Server On-Premises.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Windows 2012/2016 Server
  • MS-SQL Server 2012/2014/2016 (Express, Web or Standard). All data is stored on your side (Private Server)
  • IIS7, ASP.NET, .NET 4.6 Framework, WCF features enabled.

NOTES:

The ChatBeacon 2.0 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 2.0 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.

Agent Desktop App

ChatBeacon gives you an agent desktop app to conveniently reach your website visitors.

DESKTOP APP

  • Windows 7, 8 and Windows 10 (All Editions)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, and newer

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

Windows Components required
.NET Frameworks 4.6.1