System requirements for Aimsun Next Traffic Simulation Software

System Requirements for Aimsun Next




Windows® version

  • Windows® Vista/7/8/8.1/10, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012, 64-bit processor.
  • 8 GB of RAM
  • 400 MB of hard disk capacity
  • Color monitor with resolution of at least 1024×768
  • 1 USB slot
  • Microsoft Windows®-compliant pointing device. Two-button mouse with scroll wheel is recommended
  • Nvidia, ATI or Intel Graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 hardware acceleration and 256 MB of video RAM.

Mac OS X® version

  • OS X 10.9, 10.10, 10.11, 10.12 64-bit processor.
  • 8 GB of RAM
  • 400 MB of hard disk capacity
  • Color monitor with resolution of at least 1024×768
  • 1 USB slot
  • Mac OS X®-compliant pointing device. Two-button mouse with scroll wheel is recommended
  • Nvidia, ATI or Intel Graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 hardware acceleration and 256 MB of video RAM.

Linux® version

  • Ubuntu® 14 Compatible distribution, 64-bit processor
  • 8 GB of RAM
  • 400 MB of hard disk capacity
  • Color monitor with resolution of at least 1024×768
  • 1 USB slot
  • Linux-compliant pointing device. Two-button mouse with scroll wheel is recommended
  • Nvidia, ATI or Intel Graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 hardware acceleration and 256 MB of video RAM.

Additional Requirements for High-End Applications

 

Intensive 3D Visualisation

  • 16 GB of RAM
  • High-end graphics card
  • 1-20 GB of additional hard disk capacity
  • Colour monitor with screen size of at least 19″ and resolution of at least 1440×900
  • Nvidia or ATI workstation class graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 support and at least 1 GB of RAM
  • A 3D modelling and visualisation application such as Autodesk® 3ds Max®, Autodesk® Maya®, Google SketchUp Pro etc
  • A video editing application such as Camtasia Studio, Adobe Premier etc

Very Large Networks

  • Multi-core CPU faster than 3 GHz
  • 16 GB of RAM (32 GB recommended)
  • Support for 1 Gbit data exchange

Computational Server

  • 6-core CPU faster than 3 GHz
  • 64 GB of RAM
  • Support for 1 Gbit data exchange