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RedTail Hardware

RedTail Hardware

RedTail is comprised of a 64 bit server component along with a 32/64 bit workstation component comprised of 1 to 12 modules.

RedTailSQL is the server component that can be installed on a standalone Windows computer or on a Windows PC with the workstation modules.

Minimum Requirements:

Single Computer Environment:
Low volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent
4GB RAM
200MB Free Disk Space for Install
1/2 GB free disk space for data

Single Computer Environment:
Mid to High volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent
8GB RAM
200MB Free Disk Space for Install
1 GB free disk space for data

Multiple Workgroup Environment (Up to 3 computers)
Low volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent
4GB RAM on computers running RedTail workstation only
8GB RAM on computers running RedTailSQL server and RedTail workstation
200MB Free Disk Space for Install on each computer
1 GB free disk space for data on shared hard disk drive

Multiple Workgroup Environment (Up to 3 computers)
Mid to High volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent
8GB RAM on all computers
200MB Free Disk Space for Install on each computer
1 GB free disk space for data on shared hard disk drive

Network Environment (More than 3 computers)
Low volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent
8GB RAM on all computers
200MB Free Disk Space for Install on each computer
Up to 5GB free disk space for data on shared hard disk drive

Network Environment (More than 3 computers)
Mid to High volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent for workstations
8GB RAM on workstation computers
Intel Core i5 or Xeon equivalent for server
16GB RAM on computers running RedTailSQL server and RedTail workstation
200MB Free Disk Space for Install on each computer
Up to 5GB free disk space for data on shared hard disk drive

Network Environment (More than 10 computers)
Mid to High volume customer transactions
RedTailSQL Server 64 bit (MySQL Server)
RedTail POS (w/optional modules)
Intel or AMD Processors
Intel Core i3 or equivalent for workstations
8GB RAM on workstation computers
Intel Core i5 or Xeon equivalent for server
32GB RAM on computers running RedTailSQL server and RedTail workstation
200MB Free Disk Space for Install on each computer
Up to 15GB free disk space for data on shared hard disk drive

*RedTail has been performance tested in a network environment running a dedicated server and 25 workstations. No testing has been performed on networks exceeding 30 devices.

 

Supported Hardware Manufacturer Comments
Intel Processors for Windows Computers Intel RedTail Workstations 32 or 64 bit
AMD Processors for Windows Computers AMD RedTail Workstations 32 or 64 bit
RedTailSQL Server Intel or AMD 64-bit architecture only
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