EC Enterprise: EnergyCAP System Requirements
Posted by Joel Brickell, Last modified by Joel Brickell on 27 June 2012 01:23 PM
EnergyCAP Enterprise System Requirements
To access and use the application, your system should be equipped with the following:
One of the following operating systems:
NOTE: Minimum system requirements may vary depending on the operating platform installation (Desktop or Network), and anticipated size of the organization database. Contact EnergyCAP, Inc. with specific questions regarding your implementation.
Required: SQL Server 2005 or later
Hardware specifications are dependent upon database size, features utilized, and desired performance. Database server should not host any applications besides SQL.
RAID Drive Setup:
In accordance with Microsoft™ suggested SQL Server setup, EnergyCAP, Inc recommends that the operating system, the log files, and the data files all exist on separate independent disk channels. Although the database server will likely perform adequately in a less optimal configuration, better performance will be observed when adhering to the basic guidelines below. Consult with your organization DBA regarding requirements or setup configurations that enhance this basic standard.
DB Performance Guidelines
Fewer than 1,500 meters:
Over 1,500 and fewer than 3,000 meters
Over 3,000 meters
A more capable server will be needed for organizations with:
*Analyzing numerous client databases with historical and active data, a general rule of thumb shows that an EnergyCAP database will grow at approximately 20Kb/bill for bill data only. This translates to rough estimates of: