If you've purchased your computer within the past two years, you probably already have everything you need to run Business Appointment Manager software.
Minimum System Requirements for Business Appointment Manager
PC with a Pentium III 800 MHz or faster processor, 512 MB or more of RAM, 20 GB hard disk, Super VGA (1,024x768) or higher resolution video adapter and monitor. Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device.
Windows 7, Windows XP Pro with Service Pack 2 or later, or Windows Vista, or Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 or later, or Windows Server 2008.
The included copy of the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP2 Express Edition software can be installed on the same client computer running Business Appointment Manager or on a dedicated computer in a local area network for better performance.
Alternatively, you can use existing on-premise or Web-hosted SQL Server 2005 / 2008 platforms as well as a cloud-based relational database service like Microsoft SQL Azure™.