Specifications

System Requirements

iNEWS SERVER  
OS 64-bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5, 6.7, or 7.2 Standard Edition. One copy is required for each server. Multi-server configuration requires all servers to be on the same version.
CPU 8 cores minimum
RAM  
2 GB RAM per core
Hard Drive 500 GB minimum; RAID 5 or RAID 6 required. Flash-backed cache or battery-backed cache option required.
Network Cards Two Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 Certified network cards. Only ABC server (triple) systems require switches. Mirror NIC and switch configured for 4500 MTU (Jumbo Frames). House NIC and switch configured for 1500 MTU.
DVD-ROM RHEL certified DVD-ROM or USB DVD-ROM drive
Red Hat Compatibility* Available from Bugzilla
* Avid will integrate only iNEWS servers that are Red Hat Enterprise Linux certified.
WEB CLIENT SERVER  
Requires MediaCentral Server and MediaCentral | UX client license Refer to MediaCentral Server specifications
WEB AND MOBILE CLIENTS  
Requires MediaCentral | UX client license Refer to MediaCentral | UX specifications
CLIENT WORKSTATION PC  
OS Microsoft Windows 10, 8.1, 8, or 7
CPU 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
RAM 4 GB RAM
DATA RECEIVER  
OS Windows Server 2012 R2
CPU 2.5 GHz processor
RAM 4 GB RAM
MOS GATEWAY SERVER*  
OS Windows Server 2012 R2 preferred, 2008 R2 minimum 
CPU 2 GHz processor
RAM 4 GB RAM
Other Internet Explorer 6.0 with Java VM Version 5.0.3810 (or higher)
Supported Devices
See list of integration partners
 
* A single MOS Gateway supports a maximum of 2 devices.
FAST TEXT SEARCH SERVER  
OS Windows Server 2012 R2 preferred, 2008 R2 minimum
CPU Quad-core 2.0 GHz processor
RAM 4 GB RAM minimum
Hard Drive 100 GB minimum
NETWORKING COMPONENTS  
Mirror Hub or Switch  Gigabit Hub or Switch (8 port or higher) for mirror network
TELEPROMPTERS  
WinPlus AutoScript (Preferred Supplier)
US: +1-203-338-8356
Europe: +44 207 538 1427
Email: sales@autoscript.tv
QMaster QTV/ Autocue
US: +1-212-929-7755
Europe: +44 208 665 2992
Email: sales@qtv.com
WinDigi Portaprompt Ltd
Europe: +44 (0)1494 450414
Email: info@portaprompt.co.uk