What is io.Connect Desktop?

System Requirements

io.Connect Desktop

io.Connect Desktop has the following requirements:

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 7 or above (32 or 64-bit);

Software Requirements

  • .NET Framework 4.6;

Hardware Requirements

  • CPU: at least dual-core Intel Core i5 or above (four-core recommended);
  • HDD: at least 3 GB of free disk space;
  • RAM: at least 8 GB of free RAM, 16+ GB recommended;


io.Manager consists of three components:

  • the actual server - a Node.js app;
  • Admin UI - a React app;
  • MongoDB database;

⚠️ Note that the following requirements are for small-sized development or pilot deployments, up to 100 users, where the three components are hosted on a single machine.

Operating System

  • Any OS that can run Node.js LTS and MongoDB;

Software Requirements

  • Node.js LTS;
  • MongoDB 4.4 or later;

Hardware Requirements

  • CPU: at least 4 vCPUs;
  • RAM: at least 4 GB RAM;
  • HDD: at least 25 GB of free disk space;


  • The JavaScript API requires Chrome 57 or above, Firefox 53 or above or Edge 44 (EdgeHTML 18) or above.
  • The .NET API requires .NET Framework 4.6.
  • The Java API requires JDK 8+ (Java SE 8+) and is JDK 9+ ready.