System Requirements

Student Manager and ACEweb are application-based software programs that can be installed on your local network, or hosted on an external server maintained by ACEware.

Hosting Services - we provide a remote server solution to meet your needs. Review our Hosting Services document for details. For more information, contact us at 800-925-2493 or sales@aceware.com.

Installing on Local Network - the following is a list of hardware requirements for installing the Student Manager package on your local network:

System requirements for the server on which Student Manager will be installed:

Note: Student Manager does not require a dedicated server. It can run in a virtual environment, and can be installed on the same server as ACEweb.

Hardware Required Recommended
Processor Dual Core, 2.5 Ghz or higher Quad Core, 2.5 Ghz or higher
Operating System Windows Server 2012 or 2012 R2 Windows Server 2016
Memory 8 GB 16 GB or more
Disk Space 1 GB 1 GB

System requirement for the workstations from which Student Manager will be run:

Hardware Required Recommended
Processor 1.4 Ghz 2.5 Ghz or higher
Operating System Windows 7 Professional Windows 10 Pro
Memory 2 GB 4 GB or more
Disk Space 500 MB 500 MB
Display 1200 x 800 Resolution
Small Fonts
1200 x 800 Resolution
Small Fonts

For those purchasing the ACEweb Online Registration module, the following is a list of system requirement for the server on which ACEweb will be installed:

Note: ACEweb does not require a dedicated web server, and Student Manager can be installed on that same server. Additionally, both can run in a virtual environment.

Hardware Required Recommended
Processor Speed Dual Core, 2.5 Ghz or higher Quad Core, 2.5 Ghz or higher
Operating System Windows Server 2012 or 2012 R2
.NET version 4.6 or higher
Windows Server 2016
.NET version 4.6 or higher
Memory 8 GB 16 GB or more
Web Server Internet Information Server (IIS) 8 Internet Information Server (IIS) 10
Disk Space 1 GB 1 GB
SSL Certificate For secure access to ACEweb

We offer several payment service interface options. Please contact our office for more information about system requirements for the various options.

To use the Email module, you must have the following:

  1. SMTP Mail Server hosted on your institutionís network which allows Relaying. At this time, the Email module will not function on a MAPI Server.
  2. Persistent Connection to your SMTP Mail Server (ie. LAN, WAN, ISDN, or DSL). The Email module will not operate with a dial-up connection such as AOL, MSN, etc.
  3. Student Managerís Catalog Builder module because Email templates (used when you need to include information from the data tables into your email, e.g. registration confirmations, faculty rosters, etc.) are stored in the Catalog table.