Sybiz Vision Recommended Server Specifications

Recommended SQL & Remote Desktop Server Specifications for Sybiz Vision

1/1/2017 – Sam Spronk – Progressive Business Technologies

Sybiz Vision (from version 13 onwards) runs on Microsoft SQL Server. The supported versions are:

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

SQL Standard Editions are recommended (not SQL Express Editions).

If implementing a stand-alone SQL server that will run the Sybiz Vision database (and perhaps Sybiz Visipay or another similar small application) we recommend the following guidelines that cover the majority of use cases.

Note: Please contact us to install and configure SQL server to our preferred configuration. Please do not install SQL Server as its possible we will be un-installing it and re-installing.

Component1 – 10 Users 11+ Users
CPU2 – 4 Cores4 – 8 Cores
RAM16 – 32GB32 – 64GB
HDDSSD or SAS (10K or Higher)SSD
OSWindows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016Windows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016

If Implementing a Terminal Server to run Sybiz Vision and Office Applications, we recommend the following Guidelines.

Component1 – 10 Users 11+ Users
CPU2 – 4 Cores4 – 8 Cores
HDDSSD or SAS (10K or Higher)SSD
OSWindows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016Windows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016
RAMVision/Visipay Only:
2GB Per User
Vision / Visipay + Office Apps:
3 – 4GB Per User

If Implementing an SQL Server and Terminal Server combined, we recommend the following Guidelines:

Component1 – 10 Users 11+ Users
CPU4 Cores8+ Cores
HDDSSDSSD
OSWindows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016Windows 2012 R2 or Windows 2016
RAMVision/Visipay Only:
16 – 32 GB + 2GB Per User
Vision / Visipay + Office Apps:
32 – 64GB +3 – 4GB Per User
If the client has an existing server(s) please contact us to discuss the existing environment before purchasing new infrastructure for the client.

If you require any further information or would like to ask specific questions on a client’s environment, please contact us on support@pbt.net.au or 1300 720 767
.