FirstSpot® v8 System Requirements

    A PC with 2 network cards (or for testing purpose only : 1 network card plus Microsoft Loopback Adapter)

    For 32 bit Windows : Windows Vista (with SP2), Windows Server 2008 (with SP2), Windows 7 (with SP1), Windows 8.1 (with update), Windows 10 (latest update)

    For 64 bit Windows : Windows Server 2008 R2 (with SP1), Windows 7 (with SP1), Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1 (with update), Windows 10 (latest update)

    * FirstSpot v8.0.15 is the last version that supports Windows XP (SP3) and Windows Server 2003 (SP2)

    For sizing guideline, please refer to this article

    For ODBC Authentication Mode (Optional) : MySQL 5.1.x using ODBC 5.1.5, SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2012

    For RADIUS Authentication Mode (Optional) : Microsoft IAS for Windows 2003, Network Policy Server (NPS) for Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012, FreeRADIUS (Authentication and Accounting only, see


    Please refer to readme.rtf (within the trial package) for the most up-to-date requirements.