Verify System Requirements

Ensure you have what it takes to successfully run AssetTrack.

AssetTrack can operate:

  1. In a single-server configuration with IIS and SQL Server on the same machine
  2. On a multi-server configuration with IIS and SQL Server on separate machines
  3. In an IIS or SQL Server clustered configuration
  4. On virtual servers, in a virtual server environment

  Database Server Requirements


  • Minimum: 2 CPU core of any processor required for Windows Server
  • Recommended: 4 CPU cores


  • Baseline: 16GB RAM
  • Per 100,000 assets, increase memory by 1GB. 


  • Data file: 20GB 
  • Log file: 10GB 
  • Backups (30-day): 80GB

Operating System:

  • Windows Server 2012-2016
  • All critical updates recommended


Standard or Enterprise editions SQL Server:

  • SQL Server 2012
  • SQL Server 2014
  • SQL Server 2016
  • SQL Server 2017

Note: Only the SQL Server core database engine is required.

SQL Server Settings:

  • Collation: SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AI 
  • Security mode: Mixed

  Application Server Requirements


  • Minimum: 2 CPU core of any processor required for Windows Server
  • Recommended: 4 CPU cores


  • Baseline: 16GB RAM
  • Per 100,000 assets, increase memory by 2GB

Disk Space

  • 10GB of available hard disk space

Operating System

  • Windows Server 2012-2016

Note: We recommend you to perform all critical updates.


  • Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 - 8.5
  • Microsoft .NET 3.5 (Server Feature)
  • Application Development - All 11 roles (IIS role service)
  • Windows Security - Windows Authentication (IIS role service)*
  • Performance - Static and Dynamic (IIS role service)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.2 (Required only to install the API server for use with iOS/Android/Blackberry/Windows Phone)
  • AssetTrack 4.9 and above: Visual C++ Redistributable 2017
  • Optional: SSL certificate. We recommend using a certificate signed by a root certificate authority (e.g. Verisign, Thawte). Mobile devices sometimes have issues with self-signed or certificates from unknown certificate authorities.

*Only needed if using Windows security over AssetTrack security.

 User Device Requirements

AssetTrack supports most user device hardware including smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktops. Most barcode and RFID hardware is supported.  See Barcode and RFID Readers Supported by AssetTrack for more information.



Call us if you want to use a different mobile device than above. We'll determine if these will work for you.

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  • Josh Beute

    Does this include SQL Server versions 2012, 2014 and up? Looking to upgrade to SQL 2016.

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  • Rick Goodlaski

    Yes, SQL server versions 2012+ are supported.

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