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Requirements

Typical

Servers

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS, 8G RAM, Intel Xeon E5 (2.60GHz x 2)
  • Microsoft Windows SQL Server 2012 R2, 8G RAM, Intel Xeon E5 (2.60GHz x 2)

Workstation systems for placement staff

  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Apple macOS*

Web browsers for students, supervisors and placement providers

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Internet Explorer
  • Safari
  • Opera

Mobile devices

  • Android OS 5.0 or higher
  • iOS 8.0 or higher

Supported

  •  Microsoft Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2 / 2012 / 2012 R2 / 2014 / 2016
  • Microsoft Windows SQL Server 2008 / 2012 / 2014 / 2016 / 2017

Optional

  • Oracle is fully supported as an alternative to Microsoft SQL Server

Cloud support

  • Microsoft Azure
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Virtual server support

  • Sonia works well in a virtual server environment such as VMware.

Multiple server support

  • We recommend spreading the Sonia server functions over multiple physical or virtual servers for optimum performance and reliability.

When it comes to Field Education, there's almost nothing that Sonia can't do!

Beth Lewis, Director of Field Education – Bryn Mawr College, USA