Minimum Hardware Requirements

All new computers supported by the CA&ES Dean’s Office Computer Resources Unit must either meet or exceed the following specifications:

  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise Edition (64-bit)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 (Sandy Bridge or newer)
  • Memory: 8GB DDR3
  • Hard Drive: 256GB SSD
  • Network: Gigabit Ethernet Card
  • Security: Trusted Platform Module 2.0
  • Warranty: 4 Year Warranty for new laptops and 5 year warranty for new desktops