Lytec MD System Requirements

1st For Physicians recommends that your systems meet or exceed the following requirements:

Workstation System Requirements:

  • Equivalent to Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz or higher
  • 2GB RAM for 32-bit OS; 4GB RAM for 64-bit OS
  • 10GB of available hard disk space
  • DVD-ROM drive

Workstation Operating System:

  • Windows XP Professional SP3 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Vista Business SP1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows 7 Professional SP1 / Ultimate (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • EKG & Spirometry devices are not supported on 64-bit OS
  • Home Editions are not supported


  • Full-duplex Ethernet: Gigabit/s card/switch/cabling
  • Wireless networks are not recommended or supported


  • High speed cable, DSL or satellite (dial-up NOT supported)

Server System Requirements:

  • Equivalent to Xeon Dual Core 2.4GHz or higher
  • 8GB of RAM
  • 32GB available on system drive
  • 500GB data drive
  • RAID hard disk configuration
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • Tested backup system & UPS required
  • These requirements are indicated for an office with 5-10 workstations

Server Operating System:


  • Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2 (64-bit only)
  • MS Small Business Server is not supported

Other Requirements:

  • Data and OS partitions must be separate
  • Data partition must be a logical drive designated as P:
  • Thin client technology (2X/Citrix) is required for wireless
  • TWAIN-compatible scanner required for Zoom
  • Domain/Active Directory infrastructure is required
  • Windows XP / Server 2003 R2 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2 server
  • Antivirus must be installed

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