IdSurvey OnSite Minimum requirements

Compatibility: IdSurvey 6 IdSurvey 7

IdSurvey OnSite is provided with a virtual machine already configured.

Server

CPU 2.4GHz, RAM 4Gb, Hard Disk 500Gb
MS Windows Server 2012 R2 license
MS SQL Server 2014 express edition
VMWare 5.5 ESXi or Citrix XenServer 6 Express Edition

Access to the VMware o VSphere (needed for the first setup only)

Port 10933 open for the Octopus to deploy the updates

Browser

All standard internet browsers for Windows and OSX are supported: Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Explorer.

Note

  • For Internet Explorer only, the minimum version supported by the browser is version 9.

Internet connection

According to the modules in use (CATI, CAWI and CAPI):

CATI

If interviewers are connected to the same local net as the server, the internet connection is not necessary. If interviewers are out of the LAN, you will need a connection.

CAPI

You need internet connection. Connection speed influences the time needed by the interviewers for the download and synchronization.
We highly recommend a DSL internet connection with at least 512Kb upload guaranteed.

CAWI

Minimum internet connection requirements are hard to define because it depends on concurrent users connected to the interface. For example, if you concurrently send the invitation to 10000 respondents, you will probably get at least 50 concurrent users connecting to the link to answer the questionnaire.
To have a good speed with 50 concurrent users you will need a DSL connection with at least 2Mb guaranteed upload.
If you add a lot of multimedia items to the questionnaire (such as audio or video files), the band needed significantly increases.

Note

  • For all OnSite installations you will be supported by our IT experts during the configuration. They will help you to choose the best solutions according to your requirements.

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