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1. Technical Requirements

(1) staffITpro WEB is a 3-tier application. Access to the database and documents is established via Internet and it follows the principles of traditional Web applications. The only difference is that staffITpro WEB does not use traditional browsers such as Internet Explorer, Firefox or Opera. Instead staffITpro WEB comes with its own web browser. The staffITpro WEB browser can easily and quickly be downloaded from the staffITpro website and installed within minutes.

(2) staffITpro is based on Internet standards. This guarantees safety and reliability when working with staffITpro WEB. staffITpro WEB uses the HTTP protocol on port 80 or HTTPS on port 443 for data transmission. Both protocols are standard protocols that are used by all web browser for surfing the Internet. It is not required to open additional ports. staffITpro WEB additionally provides session management. This prevents staffITpro clients – without an existing identification – to connect to an existing connection.

2. Terminal Server Support

Microsoft Terminal Services is a general service that provides users with storage and applications on the server. staffITpro Web is a web application and the use of staffITpro Web Client on the Terminal Server is not supported.

3. Technical Requirements staffITpro WEB Server Computer

Technical Requirements of the Database Server running staffITpro WEB and staffITpro 360°
Software Requirements Minimum Recommended
Operating System Webserver Microsoft® Windows Server 2008 Microsoft® Windows Server 2012
Database Server11 Microsoft® SQL-Server 2008 R2 Microsoft® SQL Server 2012
Microsoft IIS Microsoft Internet Information Server IIS 7 or higher
SSL-Zertifikat22 SSL-Zertifikat for HTTPS: The certificate must be purchased separately. The costs are not included in the staffITpro WEB price.
Hardware Requirements Minimum Recommended
Processor Server Intel® Dual Core 2,5 GHZ Intel® Xeon Nehalem or higher
Memory 4 GB 8 GB or more
Hard drive 500 GB 1 TB or more
Internet Connection High Speed Internet Connection

1) Note: The SQL Server Edition “Express Edition with Advanced Services” is compatible with staffITpro WEB, can be downloaded from the Microsoft® Website and used as stated in the corresponding SQL Server license agreement. The scope of the Express Edition is smaller, and is subject to restrictions with respect to the maximum database size and the maximum number of users. Accurate information, please refer to the Microsoft ® website for the SQL Server 2008. This also applies to possible changes in the license terms and prices.

2) Note: For the login to staffITpro WEB a security certificate is needed. It serves to identify the user and to prevent abuses with the credentials. If you operate staffITpro WEB on your Server, then you must purchase and install the appropriate certificates. For customers who use staffITpro WEB Hosting, there is no change needed because the certificates are maintained by audeoSoft GmbH.

Memory requirements

Records Amount
Candidates 50.000
Business Contacts 10.000
Contracts 2.000
Positions 4.000
Offers 2.000
Applications 8.000
The table shows a possible scenario with a mixed number of records in the database. The total amount of memory is approximately 46 GB This is an example. In individual cases, a higher or lower value for the memory requirement can be necessary for the same number of records found.

4. Technical Requirements staffITpro WEB client computer

Requirements for the User PC
Software Requirements Minimum Recommended
Operating System Microsoft® Windows Vista, Microsoft® Windows 7, Microsoft® Windows 8, Microsoft® Windows 10, respectively 32-Bit Version Microsoft® Windows 10, respectively 64 Bit Version
Microsoft® Office 2010, 2013, 2013 Click to Run 32-Bit Version, 2016 2010, 2013, 2013 Click to Run 64-Bit Version, 2016
E-Mail Client Microsoft® Outlook
Browser Microsoft® Internet Explorer 9 / Firefox 17 / Chrome 23 Microsoft® Internet Explorer 9 / Firefox 17 / Chrome 23 or higher
Adobe Reader Current Versio
Hardware Requirements Minimum Recommended
Processor Intel® or compatible processor 2 GHz Intel® DualCore Allendale Generation 2,7 GHz or better
Memory 2 GB 4 GB or more
Hard Drive 250 GB 500 GB or more
Screen* Resolution: 1280 x 1024 Pixel Resolution: 1600 x 1200 Pixel or more
Internet Connection High Speed Internet Connection

* Attention: staffITpro WEB supports 96 DPI in connection with the predefined font size of 100 Percent. This is equivalent to a font size of 96 PPI, which is considered the Windows default size. A DPI value that is too high may lead to display errors. In this case you need to choose 96 DPI.

5. Miscellaneous

Buyer acknowledges that the operation of a staffITpro WEB Server requires advanced IT knowledge in the Windows Server area. Maintaining a staffITpro WEB Server means to manage a complex software environment of software products offered by different suppliers. These software products must be regularly maintained and updated. Buyer requires an administrator with advanced knowledge of Windows Server, Networks and Databases. Buyer is responsible to maintain and update the staffITpro WEB Server and all its components. This includes:

  • Daily Backup of the Server and the Database
  • Licensing, Update and Maintenance of MS SQL Server
  • Licensing and Update of the Operating System Windows Server
  • Licensing, Update and Maintenance of staffITpro WEB Server and all additional modules
  • Securing the LAN (Local Area Network) against unauthorized access from individuals outside the company (Internet, Hacker)
  • Installation of Anti Virus Software
  • The availability of the staffITpro WEB Server via Internet by assigning a fixed IP address for the WEB Server
  • Providing a SSL connection in combination with a SSL certificat.

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Revision: June 2014