Technical FAQs

How long does it take to deploy CASE Spec in our environment?

CASE Spec can be deployed very quickly for both local and globally dispersed teams.  A typical deployment would be 30-60 minutes.

Does CASE Spec need a database?

No. CASE Spec includes a Free enterprise database that is highly scalable to TBs of data.

How much disk space is required?

It depends on your usage. A typical installation ranges from a few MBs to several TBs.  CASE Spec scales easily to your specific needs.

What are the system requirements for the server?

The CASE Spec server can be used on any Windows machine, including Windows 2003/2008/2012 server.  A minimum of 1 GB of RAM is highly recommended.

What are the maintenance requirements for the server?

CASE Spec is virtually maintenance free. Once the CASE Spec server is installed, the only requirement is to regularly backup the data. The backup can be automated using the built-in tools or OS backup tools.

How do I deploy CASE Spec client?

The CASE Spec client software is easily installed by end users on their machines without the need for admin privileges. Alternatively, a network administrator can do a silent installation without any user intervention.

What are the configuration requirements for the client?

CASE Spec client requires the IP address and port number of the server.  An encryption key is also required if encryption is enabled on the server. Users can manually enter the information provided by network administrators.  Optionally, these inputs can be provided by a file.