contentCrawler: OCR technology for document management

contentCrawler System Requirements

Processor

Minimum:

  • 1 CPU
  • x86 or x64
  • 1.6Hz or faster
  • Expected throughput of 5 to 10 seconds per page (Processing 1 document at a time)

Recommended:

  • 4 CPUs dedicated
  • Multiple CPU cores for faster parallel processing
  • Upgrade licenses are available for OCR processing 8, 16 or 32 CPU cores
  • Expected throughput of 1 to 3 seconds per page (OCRing 4 documents at a time – 1 document per core)
  • Upgrading to more than 8 cores will provide expected OCR throughput of ½ to 1 second per page depending on speed of access to documents

Memory

Minimum:

  • 4GB

Recommended:

  • 8GB
  • Additional 1 – 2GB for each additional CPU core over 4
    Additional memory may be required if other application services will run on the same system

Hard Disk

Minimum:

  • 100GB - free disk space for program files and typical operation
    Additional disk space may be required to support large documents or if user wishes to pause processing prior to saving processed documents

Recommended:

  • 100GB - free disk space for program files and typical operation, or
  • 50GB - free disk space for contentCrawler program files on operating system drive and 50GB free disk space for document cache for held documents
  • Additional free space may be required if user chooses to hold for review prior to saving processed documents

Support Operating System

Minimum:

  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2*
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012*
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 with SP1*
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 with SP2*

Recommended:

  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012*
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 with SP1*

 (*) Not supported on Server Core Role.

Additional Requirements

Minimum:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Extended

    - If your operating system is Server 2012 or higher you may already have the required version of  Microsoft .NET Framework
    - If you do not have .NET 4.5 or 4.5.1 installed you should download the full Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 or 4.5.1 installer from Microsoft
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
    -     Required if you have licensed the contentCrawler OCR module
    -     Part of Microsoft Server 2008 R2

Recommended:

  • Latest updates for Microsoft .NET Framework, such as Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Latest updates for Microsoft .NET Framework, such as Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1