System requirements to operate Freedom for Bedding
Freedom was developed with the specific intention of providing you with a state-of-the-art software solution for your business and manufacturing management needs, without requiring a lot of specialized or expensive hardware.
The actual hardware required depends on the size of your business and the number of people who will be using Freedom at the same time. The Server and Workstations follow the general rule that "faster is better."
The Server must be able to support Microsoft SQL Server 2014 or later. Refer to Microsoft’s requirements at:
Several Workstations (you decide how many you need)
Any computer that runs Windows 7/8/10 (or later as available) will work, but performance will be improved if the following minimum specs are met:
Intel i5 or better CPU, at least 2 GHz clock speed
4 GBytes RAM
7200 RPM hard drive with at least 5 GBytes free
Minimum 1366 x 768 pixel screen resolution (1920 x 1080 or greater recommended)
Invoice, Report, Law Label, and Shipping Label Printer(s). Freedom supports the following types of printers. Your specific needs will depend on a number of factors. We will work with you to find the right mix of printers for your business.
Dot Matrix (not recommended)
Line Matrix (not recommended)
A solid high-speed internal network (100BaseT or better).
A reliable high speed internet connection (for support purposes).
Barcode Scanners (optional)
As your business grows you can expand or upgrade your hardware as needed, one Workstation at a time, thereby minimizing your incremental costs. We make every effort to support standard, readily available equipment that you can source locally.
We encourage you to find local suppliers and support personnel for your equipment in order to ensure a quick response time.