The first supported workstation is practically any x86-based system that can be booted from an external media device and connected to the network. In the production, the candidate may use any device that falls under the specification below. The competition entry must be repeatable at least in one specified machine.
|Processor||x86 or compatible, recommended frequency 2 GHz or more|
|RAM||recommended 2 GB or more|
|BIOS/UEFI||ability to start|
|Display||minimum resolution 1024×768, recommended maximum 19”, one display per candidate|
|Battery||the device should have a battery against power supply failures|
|Network||both Ethernet (USB adapter if needed) and WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Sound||sound device supporting headphones and microphone either using USB or 3,5 mm jack|