A.U. standard requirements for buying a new computer system
Prepared March 1999

Processor Intel Pentuim II or above. If Celeron be sure it is Celeron-A
RAM 66 Mhz or faster SDRAM DIMM only
32 MB minimum
To run Windows 98 64 MB is reccommende
If considering NT then 96 MB or greater is required (128 MB preferable)
Hard Drive 4.3 Gigabyte
Ultra DMA /33 or above
Quantum, IBM , Western Digital, Seagate, Maxtor
Video AGP bus standard
4MB VRAM works for monitor in 800 x 600 screen resolution
8 MB VRAM for 17" monitors or larger
Diamond, ATI, Creative Labs, Intel

CD 32x minimum ATAPI or EIDE
DVD Not required; no business reason to have one at this time
Audio Anything by Creative Labs (SoundBlaster PCI 128 current standard)
Yamaha acceptable in an integrated system

Network Card Intel EtherExpress Pro 10/100 PCI only
3COM 10/100 PCI only
Operating System Windows 9x with Service Pack 1 and latest Updates
Windows NT 4 with Service Pack 4 and latest Updates
Other considerations:  
Novell Certification Systems and components must be Novell certified and carry the Novell seal. This is a requirement to run Banner 2000.
NT Certification System and components must be listed on the Microsoft HCL
Warranty 1 year parts and labor ON SITE
3 years parts minimum
Service and Support Cross shipping within 48 hours
Shipping components or complete machines
Tech Suppport - Toll Free
Vendor Recommendations Kingdom
DELL Optiplex Only