The following Specifications and Recommendations made by Office Practicum are based solely on what has worked for our clients.
We are in no way endorsing the use of one product over another. Please consult with your IT Professional to make sure your devices meet our minimum requirements.

Windows 10 is supported on OP versions 14.6 and up.


The OP server should be solely dedicated as an Office Practicum database server. Performance, security, and management of Office Practicum is maximized when installed and running on dedicated hardware.


  • Windows 2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2/2016 operating system.
  • 3GHz+ processor (Quad Core)
  • Random Access Memory (RAM):
  • Preferred 16-32 GB
  • Minimum 8 GB
  • Hard Drive:
  • Mirrored (raid 1 with 2 drives)
  • Raid 5 (3 drives) hard drives
  • 500GB – 1TB Hard Drive SAS or SCSI or SSD drives only - SATA drives not supported!
  • 1 GB Network Interface