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Hardware requirements for hospitals

The selection of hardware requirements for hospitals is critical because the hospital management software is expected to become the backbone of your hospital or nursing home, would be powering the operations  on a 24 / 7 basis all year long. We recommend the following hardware configuration to run SA-HIS Hospital management software.

We support VXL thin client technology –  low cost of ownership & low power consumption

Server for hospital management software  (Brand of your choice)

  •     Intel Xeon dual core or above
  •     16 GB RAM
  •     3 x 300 GB SATA hard drives with mirroring OR RAID 5
  •     Gigabyte ethernet
  •     Windows 2008 / 2012 server OR Linux (Ubuntu 64 bit)
  •     Firebird SQL relational database version 2.x (64 bit)
  •     Anti virus subscription

Mobility and application server (For SA-HIS ERP 5.x)

  •     Intel Xeon dual core or above
  •     8 GB RAM
  •     1 x 300 GB SATA hard drives with mirroring OR RAID 5
  •     Gigabyte ethernet
  •     Windows 2008 / 2012 server
  •     Anti virus subscription

Workstations for hospital departments

  •     Intel Atom / Core i3
  •     2 GB RAM
  •     Fast Ethernet
  •     LCD monitor
  •     Space saving foot print
  •     Windows 7 licence
  •     180 GB SATA II hard disk drive


  •     VXL thin client terminal with embedded Windows


  •     Linux workstations (Ubuntu / Mint)

Peripherals and Accessories for hospital automation

  •     Cat 6 or e-Cat structured cabling
  •     24 port managed switch for connectivity and network monitoring
  •     DVD writer / External hard disk for data backup
  •     A4 Laser printer (laboratory results and patient discharge summary)
  •     Static broadband connection for remote support (Mandatory)
  •     24 Wire dot matrix printer (department billing)
  •     Epson point of sale (POS) printer
  •     Barcode printer (optional )
  •     Barcode scanner (optional )
  •     HP Scanjet N8420 desktop scanner with barcode detector (for EMR)
  •     RFID scanner and passive tags (optional for patient wait time monitoring)
  •     Tablet devices supporting  Android
  •     Android Tablet for EMR mobility solutions

SA-HIS is among the largest installed packaged hospital management software in India