Hardware Requirements


The following sections list the minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central on-premises. Minimum means that later versions (such as SP1, SP2, or R2 versions) of a required software product are also supported. For the latest requirements, please go to: System Requirements for Dynamics 365 Business Central On-premises

Product Specifications & System Requirements

Multi-Tier System Topology

The Business Central deployment comprises three core components for serving the application to users, plus various tools and components for managing, developing, extending, and testing the application. Every deployment must include the core components: Web server, Server, and SQL Database.

Product Specifications

Product: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
Developer: Microsoft Corporation
Add-on: e-Jewelry Vertical Certified® for Microsoft Dynamics
Type: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Stable Release: Version 14.00 (2019)
Development Status: Active
Platform: Primarily Cloud Based, On-Premise & Hybrid
License Type: Trialware, SAAS (Essentials, Premium & Team Members).
Language: AL
Architecture: 3 Components: SQL Database, Server, Web Server (w/Business Central App & Web Services).
Installations: 200,000 Worldwide, 3 Million Users
Languages: 43 Global Localizations
Supporting Microsoft Partners: 4,000 Microsoft Partners Worldwide

Features:Financial Management - Advanced Financial Management - Artificial Intelligence* - E-Services - Warehouse Management and Inventory - Project Management - Customer Relationship Management (CRM) - Supply Chain Management - Human Resource Management - Multi-Languages - Service Order Management - Manufacturing Solutions - Configuration & Development.

Supported Operating System

Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education (64-bit edition)
Windows Server 2019 Standard, Essentials, or Datacenter.
Windows Server 2016 Standard, Essentials, or Datacenter.
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard or Essentials (64-bit edition).
Hard disk space space: 500 MB.
Memory: 2 GB

Hardware Resources

Hard disk space: 500 MB.
Memory: 2 GB

Dynamics 365 Sales Integration

Windows Identity Framework.
For a list of supported Dynamics 365 for Sales versions, see Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Sales Integration Requirements.

Additional Software

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2.
Windows PowerShell 4.0.

System Requirements for Dynamics 365 Business Central On-premises