Recommended Sage 200cloud Server Requirements

NOTE: The below system requirements are for information only, actual requirements may vary, and we recommend that you Contact Us before purchasing.

Operating Systems*:

Microsoft® Windows® 2012 Server Standard Edition and Data Centre Editions
Microsoft® Windows® 2012 R2 Server Standard Edition and Data Centre Editions
Microsoft® Windows® 2016 Server Standard Edition and Data Centre Editions**

*All current Windows Updates and Service Packs must be applied.
All modules in the Sage 200 suite are 32-bit applications. Where installed on 64-bit systems, the system runs in WOW64 emulation mode.
Installation on a domain controller is not supported.
**Only SageCRM 7.3 SP3 or above is supported on Windows Server 2016 NOT Sage 200

Remote Server*:

Remote Desktop Server 2016
Windows Remote Desktop Server 2012 / 2012 R2 Standard and Enterprise Editions, published via Session based Desktop Deployment

*All current Windows Updates and Service Packs must be applied

Server Naming Conventions (All Servers)

All machine names must start with a letter, end with a letter or a digit, and have letters, digits and hyphensas as interior characters only.

Database Management System*: (32 AND 64 BIT)

Microsoft SQL Server is required for Sage 200. Please note that Express editions are not supported.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP2 Standard, Enterprise and Data Centre Editions (32 & 64 Bit)
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (SP1) Standard, Business Intelligence, Enterprise and Data Centre Editions (32 & 64 Bit)
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard, Enterprise and Data Centre Editions (32 & 64 Bit)

Note: to use Sage 200 Business Intelligence, you need a 64-bit Operating System.

SQL 2012 Business Intelligence Edition is not supported

*SQL Server Collation has to be Latin1_General_CI_AS
If you want to use Sage 200 Business Intelligence, you need a 64-bit Operating System.
SQL Server must be running in Mixed Mode (SQL Server and Windows Authentication).

PROCESSOR:

Dual-core 2.6GHz or equivalent

MEMORY:

16GB RAM

1GB per company if SQL Analysis Services is used for Business Intelligence

HARD DRIVES: (30% free space recommended)

Type 10k SAS drives
30GB Free Hard Disk Space
Usage: OS hard drive 100GB with 20GB free space, anything below would need to be assessed

Hardware:

DVD drive and SVGA (1024 x 768) or higher resolution monitor.
1GB NIC

Microsoft Office:

Microsoft Office 2013 SP1 (32 and 64bit) Standard, Home & Business, Small Business Standard, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions
Microsoft Office 2016 (32 and 64bit) Standard, Home & Business, Small Business Premium, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions
Microsoft Office 365 (32 and 64bit) Small Business Premium, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions.

Please note Sage does not fully support Cloud based Office 365 as this edition of Office (in the Cloud) does not provide local Excel integration and Business Intelligence functionality.

Please note Office 2007 and 2010 are no longer supported.

Microsoft Office 365 Home and Personal editions are not supported.
Office 365 does not fully support Excel Integration or Business Intelligence. If these are required functions, please ensure you purchase either Office 2013 or 2016 as shown above.
CRM only supports Office 365 if you use the exchange integration and the exchange plugin of Outlook.

Browser Support:

Microsoft Internet Explorer v11 and Microsoft Edge, 32-bit and 64-bit based Operating Systems (Windows).
Microsoft IIS will only run in 32bit mode.
Cannot run on the same machine as sites that cannot run in 32bit mode.
Google Chrome

If you wish to open Adobe PDF documents, you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader v6 or above

*All current Windows Updates and Service Packs must be applied

Recommended Sage 200  Client Machine Requirements

Operating System(s)*:

Microsoft® Windows 7 SP 1 Pro/Enterprise, Ultimate (32 and 64 bit)
Microsoft® Windows 8.1 Pro/Enterprise (32 and 64 bit)
Microsoft® Windows 10 Pro/Enterprise (32 and 64 bit)

*All current Windows Updates and Service Packs must be applied

PROCESSOR:

Dual core as a minimum
Quad core recommended

MEMORY:

4GB RAM for Windows 7, 8.1 & Windows 10

For processing large datasets at year end, 8GB of RAM is recommended

HARD DRIVE: (30% free space recommended)

Type SATA drive
10GB Free Hard Disk Space
Recommend SSD drive.

HARDWARE:

DVD drive and SVGA (1024 x 768) or higher resolution monitor.

Microsoft Office:

Microsoft Office 2013 SP1 (32 and 64bit) Standard, Home & Business, Small Business Premium, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions
Microsoft Office 2016 (32 and 64bit) Standard, Home & Business, Small Business Premium, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions
Microsoft Office 365 (32 and 64bit) Small Business Premium, Professional Plus and Enterprise Editions

Please note Sage does not fully support cloud based Office 365 as this edition of Office (in the Cloud) does not provide local Excel integration and Business Intelligence functionality.

Please note Office 2007 and 2010 are no longer supported.

Microsoft Office 365 Home and Personal editions are not supported.
Office 365 does not fully support Excel Integration or Business Intelligence. If these are required functions, please ensure you purchase either Office 2013 or 2016 as shown above.
CRM only supports Office 365 if you use the exchange integration and the exchange plugin of Outlook.

Browser Support:

Microsoft Internet Explorer v11 and Edge on 32-bit and 64-bit PC operating systems (Microsoft Windows).
Microsoft IIS will only run in 32bit mode
Cannot run on the same machine as sites that cannot run in 32bit mode Google Chrome

If you wish to open Adobe PDF documents, you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader v6 or above

*All current Windows Updates and Service Packs must be applied

Summary of items no longer supported by Sage UK

Operating systems that are no longer supported:

  • Windows 8
  • SBS 2011
  • Citrix XenAP Server
  • Server 2008 R2 is not supported

SQL versions that are server no longer supported:

  • 2008 R2

Browser versions that are no longer supported:

  • iOS 8
  • IE 10 – apart from Server 2012 only. Note IE 10 is not supported for CRM on any operating systems.

Microsoft Office versions that are no longer supported:

  • Office 2007
  • Office 2010

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