Requirements

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System Requirements

Brokers using FINNAS  require the following to be installed and maintained on their computer systems.
It is strongly recommended that Brokers also have up-to-date anti-virus software, anti-spam software and a firewall to ensure protection against malicious code and unauthorised access to their computers.
FINNAS  runs on Internet Explorer using an Active-X control.  Internet Explorer 11.0 is the preferred browser version, other Internet Explorer versions are able to be used under a limited support capacity.

Operating system and software

  Version
Windows Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 (recommended), or Windows 10
Internet Explorer Internet Explorer 11.0 is the preferred browser version, other Internet Explorer versions are able to be used under a limited support capacity.  Internet Explorer is available for download from Microsoft.

Ebix Sunrise Exchange requires the use of Internet Explorer.  No other browsers are supported when using Sunrise Exchange products within FINNAS
Java Java 6 Update 12 (32-bit) or later. The latest version of Java is available from www.java.com
PDF Viewer Adobe Acrobat Reader. The latest Adobe Reader is available from Adobe

PC specification

  Recommended
Processor Intel Core i3 2.4 GHz or higher
RAM 4 GB RAM or higher
Display Resolution 1280 x 1024 Display Resolution or higher

Internet speed

Recommended
Broadband connection eg ADSL 2+ Downstream data rate 8 Mbps (8,000 Kbps)
Upstream data rate 1 Mbps (1,000 Kbps)
Available bandwidth 1.5 Mbps (1,500 Kbps) for FINNAS

Firewall settings

Click here to test your Firewall has the required open ports
TCP Port Destination IP Address(s) Functionality
80 and 443 All Secure web browsing to FINNAS   [http/https]
8700 - 8900 All Access to FINNAS  reporting

Known Compatibility Issues

Some software can prevent FINNAS  from functioning correctly.

Software Information
Antivirus Programs Antivirus programs can be too agressive and cause problems such as blocking  exporting data from FINNAS.

Known compatibilty issues:
  • Sophos Antivirus versions 3.x and above.
Browser Toolbars Browser toolbars can prevent vital FINNAS  popups from appearing
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