Technical Requirements

This tutorial has the following technical requirements.

If you require more information on any of these requirements, please contact us.


Minimum hardware specification:

Component Specification


Intel Core 2 Duo or better (ideally Intel Core i7)


4-GB RAM (ideally 8 GB)

Hard drive

2 GB available space or better


Two 19" screens or better (per pair of delegates)

Operating system

Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit or Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit

User privileges

Local administrator privileges.

Permission to edit the hosts file (C:\Windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts).


Pre-install the following software packages on each training computer:

For detailed installation instructions, see Setting up the development environment.

Arrange for the following files to made available to learners:

  • Caplin Deployment Framework installation kit

  • Liberator installation kit

  • Transformer installation kit

  • Training branch of the Caplin Project Templates repository on GitHub: If you do not ordinarily have access to the GitHub site, download the training branch in advance of the training.

Network access

Each training computer must have Internet access (for downloading software) and be accessible on the network by a fully-qualified host name.