The Facilitation Team, needs to plan for two categories of software that are essential elements of the computer hardware:
- Operating system (OS) software for client and server computers;
- Basic computer application software, including software for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and graphics.
Educational software for computer systems is discussed in Toolbox 4
The Facilitation Team may need to solicit the help of experts in this field as it applies this part of the Tool. This can be done in one of two ways:
- Download the FORMs and send them the designated experts as email attachments
- Authorize the experts to access the Tool and apply it as necessary
Step 1. Review of Need and Options
To formulate adequate plans, the Team needs to review first the following information.
Step 2. Determination of Requirements
Next, the Team determines hardware requirements for each institution served by the proposed ICT program.
Download the form below and use as a guide for data collection and deliberations. Also you may send the form as an email attachment to knowledgeable individuals or institutions seeking information or advice.
Enter the hardware requirements for each institutions by clicking on its name in the list below and completing the form once. Once the form is submitted a appears next to the institutions' name.
Detailed technical specifications are not required at this stage. They will be prepared by specialists at a later stage and before procurement.
Report on Required Software