The vIOLett® Automation Framework Software is a lightweight desktop application and will run well on most systems. However, for the best experience, we recommend the following minimum system requirements. For a straightforward setup, the Client and Server may be installed and run on the same machine.
|Processor||Any quad-core 64-bit AMD or Intel Processor|
|Available Storage||30GB (For captures, more is recommended if available)|
Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 - (For Hardware timestamping NICs, only the Echo NIC-1 is supported in this OS)
Ubuntu 14.04LTS (Official support in 1.2.0) - (For Hardware timestamping NICs, Oregano Systems syn1588 NIC and/or Intel i210 are recommended)
Ubuntu 18.04LTS (Official support coming soon, v1.4.1 supports 18.04 for Intel i210 NICs)
- OpenJDK11, as of vIOLett v1.4.1.
Java 8, using Oracles 64-bit JRE-8
- Customers do not need Oracle Java 8+ licensing
- Wireshark is also required.
- If using an Echo NIC-1, the Echo Streamware SDK must be available. Follow this link for more information.
Cloud-based License Available
For internet-connected test stations, a cloud-based license may be requested for maximum flexibility.
Floating License Virtual Machine Server Available
We have made an Ubuntu 16.04LTS Virtual Machine available for users interested in quickly setting up a floating license server for any UNH-IOL licensed tools. Please let us know at the time you request your license if a floating license is desired. Note: While the VM is our recommended path, if a VM is not desired, we can work with you to set up a floating license server in your environment.
|VM Format||Single OVA File (~1.2GB)|
|Processor||1 64-bit Core|
|Network Adapter||Connected to Intarnet/Internet|