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GSS Desktops and Laptops Minimum Specifications

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GSS Desktops and Laptops Minimum Specifications (Version 2)

Version 3

Desktops V3 Minimum Specs     See Laptops and Tablet V3 Minimum Specs

Desktop Small Form Factor/All-In-One Desktop Mini-Tower High End Desktop
CPU - Salient processor and platform characteristics: Provider must be the CPU OEM; e.g. Intel, AMD, etc; Model Name must be the Processor and clock speed; e.g. i3-7100U 2.4 GHz CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
O/S Windows 10 Pro 64 Windows 10 Pro 64 Windows 10 Pro 64
RAM 8GB RAM expandable to 16 GB 16GB expandable to 32 GB 32GB expandable to 64 GB
Hard Drive 500GB HDD or SSD 500GB HDD or SSD 256 GB Solid-State Drive (SSD) and a 1TB SATA
Display/Graphics Integrated HD Graphics w/ Dual Monitor Support Integrated HD graphics with dual monitor support and a slot available for a discrete card Integrated HD graphics with dual monitor support and a slot available for a discrete card
Optical Drive Not required Not required DVD RW (No Blu-Ray) DVD with all applicable hardware drivers, both 32Bit and 64Bit
Sound Stereo output Stereo output Stereo output
Speakers Integrated headphone and stereo speaker jacks or via splitter Integrated headphone and stereo speaker jacks or via splitter Integrated headphone and stereo speaker jacks or via splitter
Mouse USB or wireless optical mouse with scroll USB or wireless optical mouse with scroll USB or wireless optical mouse with scroll
Keyboard USB or wireless keyboard USB or wireless keyboard USB or wireless keyboard
Smart Card Reader FIPS-201 Approved Transparent Smart Card Reader (Keyboard Integrated or USB) FIPS-201 Approved Transparent Smart Card Reader (Keyboard Integrated) FIPS-201 Approved Transparent Smart Card Reader (Keyboard Integrated)
Network Interface Gigabit ethernet or wireless Gigabit ethernet or wireless Gigabit ethernet or wireless
Ports 4 USB ports (at least 2 USB 3.0 or C), support for dual monitors 4 USB ports (at least 3 USB 3.0 or C), support for dual monitors 6 USB ports (at least 4 USB 3.0 or C), support for dual monitors
Expansion Slots 2 PCI Slots available (PCI and/or PCIe) 2 PCI Slots available (PCI and/or PCIe) 2 PCI Slots available (PCI and/or PCIe)
Platform Integrity TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10) TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10) TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10)
Standard Warranty Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years
EPEAT Gold Gold Gold
Energy Star Yes Yes Yes
TAA Compliant Yes Yes Yes
Section 508 Compliant Yes Yes Yes
Delivery Time (Days) 30-days or less 30-days or less 30-days or less
OPTIONS: The following options must be priced and quoted - price is the amount added to base system price to purchase the option
Optional Monitor 23.6 inch viewable 23.6 inch viewable 23.6 inch viewable
Optional Speakers Stereo Speakers Stereo Speakers Stereo Speakers
Optional Graphics Card updgrade Discrete Graphics card Discrete Graphics card Discrete Graphics card
Optional Security-enabled features Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive; network default to wired
Optional Optical Drive Internal or External DVD RW(No Blu-Ray) Internal or External DVD RW(No Blu-Ray) (optical drive already included)
Optional Disk Drive (primary) HDD or SSD HDD or SSD HDD or SSD
Optional Memory Upgrade Upgrade to 16 GB Upgrade to 32 GB Upgrade to 64 GB
Optional Warranty Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years
Optional Warranty Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years
Any one or more of the following options may be priced and quoted. There is no requirement to offer these options. If offered - price is the amount added to base system price to purchase the option
Services
Optional Imaging - pre-supplied Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image
Optional Imaging - image provided with order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order
Asset tagging Tag assets before shipping Tag assets before shipping Tag assets before shipping
Warehousing Store assets Store assets Store assets

Laptops and Tablet V3 Minimum Specs     See Desktops V3 Minimum Specs

Lightweight Laptop (13" Or Less) Laptop High End Laptop (16" Or Less) Tablet
CPU - Salient processor and platform characteristics: Provider must be the CPU OEM; e.g. Intel, AMD, etc; Model Name must be the Processor and clock speed; e.g. i3-7100U 2.4 GHz CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
  • Processor and chipset support for Operating System Trusted Boot & UEFI Secure Boot
  • Processor and chipset support for Trusted execution environment with a crypto module in hardware that is FIPS 140-2 (in process allowed but validated is preferred)
  • Processor and chipset support for AES Processor Accelerated Encryption
  • Processor and chipset support for PKI secure remote power up/down/reset
  • Stable image hardware platform that is available for at least 12 months
  • Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
CPU must be latest generation processor technology.
O/S Windows 10 Pro 64bit Windows 10 Pro 64bit Windows 10 Pro 64bit Windows 10 Pro 64bit
RAM 8GB expandable to 16GB 8GB expandable to 16GB 16GB expandable to 32 GB 8GB
Hard Drive 180GB Hard Disk Drive (HDD) or 256 Solid State Drive (SSD) 256GB HDD or SSD 500GB HDD or SSD 128GB Solid State Drive
Graphics Integrated HD graphics with dual monitor support Integrated HD graphics with dual monitor support A slot available for a discrete Graphics card. Either integrated HD graphics or he slot populated with an HD graphics card. The provided card must support a dual monitor. Integrated HD graphics
Display Size 13" or less 14 inches or less (usually between 13-14 inches but may be smaller) 16 inches or less (usually between 14-16 but may be smaller) 9" minimum
Display Resolution 1366x768 Anti-glare (16:9) or better resolution 1920x1080 Anti-glare (16:9) or better resolution 1920x1080 Anti-glare (16:9) or better resolution 1920x1080
Touchscreen Not Required Not Required Not Required Yes
Optical Drive Not Required Not Required Integrated or external DVD RW (No Blu-Ray) DVD with all applicable hardware drivers, both 32Bit and 64Bit where available N/A
Sound Stereo Output Stereo Output Stereo Output Stereo Output
Speakers Integrated Stereo (Built-in Stereo Speakers) Integrated Stereo (Built-in Stereo Speakers) Integrated Stereo (Built-in Stereo Speakers) Integrated Stereo (Built-in Stereo Speakers)
Keyboard ISO Standard Keyboard ISO Standard Keyboard ISO Standard Keyboard ISO Standard Keyboard
Webcam Integrated Integrated Integrated Front and Rear Facing
Microphone Integrated Integrated Integrated Integrated
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2 +, Integrated Bluetooth 4.2 +, Integrated Bluetooth 4.2 +, Integrated Bluetooth 4.2 +, Integrated
Smart Card Reader Integrated FIPS-201 Approved Smart Card Reader Integrated FIPS-201 Approved Smart Card Reader Integrated FIPS-201 Approved Smart Card Reader Integrated FIPS-201 Approved Smart Card Reader in Tablet OR in a USB Card Reader Or Keyboard (the Card Reader price is included in the base price of the tablet)
Network Interface Gigabit Ethernet / Wireless Gigabit Ethernet / Wireless Gigabit Ethernet / Wireless Wireless
Ports USB (3.0 or C) USB (3.0 or C) USB (3.0 or C) USB (3.0 or C)
Expansion Slots Locking Cable Slot Locking Cable Slot Locking Cable Slot N/A
Weight (includes battery) 3.5 pounds or less 5 pounds or less 6.5 pounds or less 2 pounds maximum
Platform Integrity TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10) TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10) TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10) TPM Version 2.0 (needed for Win 10)
Standard Warranty Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years Standard manufacturer base warranty to 3 years
EPEAT Gold Gold Gold Silver or Gold
Energy Star Yes Yes Yes Yes
TAA Compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes
Section 508 Compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes
Delivery Time (Days) 30-days or less 30-days or less 30-days or less 30-days or less
OPTIONS: The following options must be priced and quoted - price is the amount added to base system price to purchase the option
Optional Docking Station Powered Docking Station with USB, Dual connections supported via VGA, DVI/DisplayPort, and/or HDMI, or digital connections Powered Docking Station with USB, Dual connections supported via VGA, DVI/DisplayPort, and/or HDMI, or digital connections Powered Docking Station with USB , Dual connections supported via VGA, DVI/DisplayPort, and/or HDMI, or digital connections
Optional RAM Expand from 8 to 16GB Expand from 8 to 16GB Expand from 16 to 32GB
Optional Keyboard Keyboard compatible with docking stations Keyboard compatible with docking stations Keyboard compatible with docking stations
Optional Monitor 23.6 inch viewable 23.6 inch viewable 23.6 inch viewable
Optional Speakers Stereo Speakers Stereo Speakers Stereo Speakers
Optional Optical Drive Integrated or external DVD RW(No Blu-Ray) Integrated or external DVD RW(No Blu-Ray)
Optional Security-enabled Features Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive Webcam, microphone and bluetooth not provided or disabled at BIOS; no optical drive
Hard Drive Upgrade HDD or SSD HDD or SSD HDD or SSD
Optional Warranty Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 4 years
Optional Warranty Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years Extend standard manufacturer base warranty to 5 years
Any one or more of the following options may be priced and quoted. There is no requirement to offer these options. If offered - price is the amount added to base system price to purchase the option
Services
Optional Imaging - Pre-supplied Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image Ship with customer previously supplied and approved image
Optional Imaging - image provided with order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order Ship with customer supplied image at the time of the order
Asset tagging Tag assets before shipping Tag assets before shipping Tag assets before shipping Tag assets before shipping
Warehousing Store assets Store assets Store assets Store assets
Items
Optional Graphics Card Discrete Graphics card Discrete Graphics card Discrete Graphics card
Touchscreen Touchscreen Capability Touchscreen Capability Touchscreen Capability
Screen Protector Protect screen Protect screen Protect screen
Laptop Carrying Case For laptop For laptop For laptop
Docking Station Carrying Case For docking station For docking station For docking station
Keyboard ISO Standard Keyboard
Slot Memory Card Support
Input Device Stylus
Carrying Case Carrying Case
Screen Protector Screen Protector

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