Technical Specs for Server and Client

Client: Currently supported Platforms

  • PC Win 7,8,10 2GB RAM (>4GB recommended), 64bit OS recommended.
    The DEON Client comes as an .msi installer package and alternatively as .exe
  • UWP (Microsoft Surface Hub 84 and 55) full Client available
  • iOS Lite (iPhone, iPad) for sending content and participating in votings.
  • iOS (iPad) for viewing and editing Projects is currently available on Testflight
  • Web (currently static view only, sending Sticky Notes to Projects and participating in votings).
    A new interactive Web Client will be released in Q3 2021.
  • macOS is currently at BETA stage. Please visit the BETA section if you wish to participate in testing.
  • Hardware independend.
  • Resolution and Aspect ratio independent from small mobile screens up to giant HiRes powerwalls.
  • Supports Mice, Trackpads, Multitouch-Screens and projections, Styluses with pressure sensitivity and MS Kinect V2 Gesture Control.


Available options:

  • Cloudserver operated by DEON (Hosted in Germany)
  • On-Premises (Deon Server operated by the customer internally or in a dedicated Cloud)

Prerequisites for On-Premises installations:

  • Windows Server 2016 (or higher). Can be VM.
  • IIS 10 or higher
  • .NET Framework 4.6.2 or higher
  • MS-SQL recommended. Recommended minimum Size: 1GB
    Note: If no MS-SQL Server is available, the DEON Server installer includes the option to install a PostgreSQL Server.
  • A valid SSL-Certificate needs to be installed.
  • Currently, only domain-Authentication is supported, so the server should be included in the domain before the DEON installation. OpenID authentication will be in the future.

Recommended server resources:


  • Easy-to-use Server Installer Wizard
  • Active Directory Single Sign-On (OpenID authentication will be available soon)
  • Web-Based Server Administration Interface
  • Flexible client deployment: Integrated, SCCM, baramundi, etc.
  • MS Sharepoint (both SharePoint Online and OnPrem), OneDrive and Google Docs support


Please visit DEON On-Prem security.


The DEON REST-API allows the interaction with external applications.
GET and POST Web requests allow the retreival and transfer of commands and data.
Data is transferred by using JSON objects.

Web integration

All Web-based applications can be executed directly inside the zoomable DEON Workspace.
The embedded Webbrowsers supports HTML5 and WebGL.