Focal Point Academy: Tech Specs

The technology you need to make the most of your upcoming Focal Point Academy course.

Tech Specs for a Focal Point Academy course are straightforward and simple, but we recommend confirming you have the appropriate configuration prior to your first day of class.

Audio/Video: Laptop/Desktop/Netbook with functioning speakers/webcam (built-in or separate)

Bandwidth: Minimum consistent 1.5 Mbps up/down

Processor: Single Core 1 Ghz processor or higher (Recommended i3 or greater/AMD equivalent)


Operating System:

  • Windows 7 or later
  • macOS X with macOS 10.7 or later
  • Ubuntu 14.04 or later


Focal Point Academy labs are conducted in Labs on Demand (LODS). Prior to class, please test LODS on your machine here: