These are the system requirements for DocuWare version 6.6:

Upgrade to DocuWare 6.6:

  • DocuWare 5.1c or higher
DocuWare Server components:
  • Internal Database
  • Authentication Server
  • Content Server
  • Workflow Server
  • Imaging Server
  • Thumbnail Server
  • Notification Server
  • Fulltext Server
  • Workflow Engine
  • Connect to Mail
  • Web Services Server
  • SAP HTTP Server
Supported operating systems:
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit) except DocuWare Windows Client

    only in Single User Mode
  • Windows Vista SP2  Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 8 Pro/Enterprise (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 8.1 Pro/Enterprise (32-bit/64-bit) except DocuWare Windows Client
Supported external database servers:
  • MySQL
    • 5.1
  • MS-SQL
    • 2005
    • 2008
    • 2012
    • 2014
  • Oracle
    • 11g and higher
      • ODAC 11.2.0.1.2 32bit required (DocuWare Server Setup does not support higher versions!)
Supported mail server / mail provider (Connect to Mail):
  • Google Mail
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • 2007
  • 2010
  • 2013
  • Office 365
Prerequisites:
  • Java 7 Update 55 (is installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
  • .NET Framework v4.5.1 (is installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
  • Windows Installer 4.5 (is installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
  • Visual C++ redistributable packages (are installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
    • 2005 (x86)
    • 2008 (x86)
    • 2010 (x86/x64)
    • 2012 (x86/x64)
  • Windows Features
    • Microsoft Message Queuing
Supported storage systems for document files:
  • BUSINESS, PROFESSIONAL, ENTERPRISE
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • SUN
    • Novell
    • Others with Windows file system support
  • ENTERPRISE
    • Content Addressed Storage (CAS)
    • NetApp Storage Solutions
 
DocuWare Web components:
  • Platform Services
  • DocuWare Configuration
  • DocuWare Desktop Server Components
  • Web Modules
Supported web servers:
  • IIS 7/7.5
    • Windows Vista SP2  Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate (32-bit/64-bit) - only in Single User Mode
    • Windows 7 SP1 Professional/Enterprise/Ultimate (32-bit/64-bit) - only in Single User Mode
    • Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (64bit)
  • IIS 8/8.5
    • Windows 8 Pro/Enterprise (32-bit/64-bit) - only in Single User Mode
    • Windows 8.1 Pro/Enterprise (32-bit/64-bit) - only in Single User Mode
    • Windows Server 2012 (64bit)
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64bit)
Prerequisites:
  • .NET Framework v4.5.1 (is installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
  • Windows Installer 4.5 (is installed by DocuWare Server Setup if necessary)
  • IIS role services
    • ASP.NET
    • default document
    • static content
    • HTTP redirect
    • windows authentication
    • IIS 6 Management compatibility
    • HTTP errors
  • Windows Features
    • Windows Communication Foundation HTTP Activation
  • Silverlight Version 5 (microsoft.com/GetSilverlight, is required only for DocuWare Configuration)
Note:
Since DocuWare 6.5 the DocuWare Web Client is part of DocuWare Platform Services!
Web Modules are only required for these modules:
  • Connect to Sharp
  • Connect to Sharp V2
  • Connect to Xerox
  • Connect to SharePoint Services
  • Connect to Toshiba V2
  • Connect to OKI
 
DocuWare Desktop Apps:
  • Connect to Outlook App
  • Windows Explorer App
  • Printer App
  • Import App
  • Scanner App
  • Smart Connect App
  • Edit & Send App
  • Workflow Designer App
  • Upload App
  • Connect To Toshiba App
Note that the DocuWare 5 Windows Client and related modules are not part of the DocuWare Desktop Apps.

Supported operating systems:
  • Windows Vista SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 8 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)
     
  • Not supported and not recommended:
Prerequisites:
  • .NET Framework v4.5.1 (is not installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
  • Windows Installer 4.5 (is installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
  • Visual C++ redistributable packages (are installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
    • 2010 (x86/x64)
    • 2012 (x86/x64)
  • Visual C++ redistributable packages (are installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
    • 2010 (x86/x64)
    • 2012 (x86/x64)
  • If DocuWare Desktop is installed on a Windows Server the feature, "Desktop Experience" is required.
  • IE9+ is needed for Connect to Outlook store dialog
Supported Outlook versions (Connect to Outlook):
  • Microsoft Outlook 2007 32-bit
    • not supported on Windows Terminal Server
    • Exchange Cache Mode needs to be enabled on all client pcs
  • Microsoft Outlook 2010 32-bit 
    • on Terminal Servers the functions "send and store" and "manual storage using monitored folders" is not supported
    • Exchange Cache Mode needs to be enabled on all client pcs
  • Microsoft Outlook 2013 32-bit
    • on Terminal Servers the functions "send and store" and "manual storage using monitored folders" is not supported
    • Exchange Cache Mode needs to be enabled on all client pcs
  • 64bit versions are not supported
  • Only Exchange E-Mail accounts are supported!
Supported web browsers:
  • Internet Explorer 9 and higher
    • Internet Explorer 10 recommended
    • Internet Explorer compatibility mode required
  • Firefox 24.3.0esr and higher
  • Google Chrome 32.0.x and higher
 
Hardware
 
Server and web components
  • CPU: 2 * 2,0 GHz minimum, 4 * 3,2 GHz recommended
  • RAM: 4 GB minimum, 8 GB recommended
  • Hard disk:
    • minimum 5 GiB hard disk space
    • SSD recommended
    • documents should be stored on a separate internal hard drive or external storage system

These requirements are valid for DocuWare Services only! Any additional external application on the same machine requires additional resources.
Example: DocuWare 6.7 , all Server and Web Components including Microsoft SQL 2014 Standard Version on one machine (Windows Server 2012 Standard)

  • Minimal Requirements:
    • RAM: 4 GB (DocuWare) + 1 GB MSSQL 2014 Standard = 5 GB
    • CPU: 2 * 2,0 GHz (DocuWare) + 2 * 1,4 GHz (MSSQL 2014) = 4 * 2,0 GHz
  • Recommended Resources:
    • RAM: 8 GB (DocuWare) + 4 GB MSSQL 2014 Standard = 12 GB
    • CPU: 4 * 3,2 GHz (DocuWare) + 2 * 2,0 GHz (MSSQL 2014) = 6 * 3,2 GHz
DocuWare Desktop Apps:
  • CPU
    • 2 * 2 GHz minimum
    • Scan/Import workstations: 4 * 2 GHz minimum
  • RAM
    • 2 GB minimum, 8 GB recommended
    • Scan/Import workstations: 4 GB minimum, 8 GB recommended
  • 2 GiB  hard disk space
 
DocuWare 5 Windows Client Modules:
  • DocuWare 5 Windows Client
    • Common VCET
  • Active ACTIVEIMPORT
  • RECOGNITION
  • COLD/READ
  • CONTENT FOLDER
Supported operating systems:
  • Windows Vista SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows 8 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)

    Not supported and not recommended:
  • Windows Home Editions
  • Windows XP Professional SP3 (32-bit/64-bit): Support for Windows XP expired on 8th of April 2014 (see support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/14223)
  • Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit/64-bit)
Prerequisites:
  • .NET Framework v4.0 (is installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
  • Windows Installer 4.5 (is installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
  • Visual C++ redistributable packages (are installed by DocuWare Desktop Apps Setup if necessary)
    • 2005
    • 2008
    • 2010
    • 2012
TIFFMAKER is not supported on x64 systems!