Please contact DAT/EM directly on any questions related to the PC hardware and software prior to purchasing the PC computer to ensure system compatibility.

  • PC Computer: Dell Precision T7910 Workstation  <----- Click here to open Dell's configuration page.
  • Operating System: Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate, Professional or Enterprise; Windows 8.1 and 10 Professional and Enterprise.
         • Classic Start Menu for Windows 8 <------ This is a recommended add-on for better usability (it’s free).
  • Processor: 2 Six Core Intel® Xeon with 2.4GHz processors or higher
  • Memory: 32 GB of SDRAM or higher
  • Hard Drive: 1 TB or larger hard drive (7,200 RPM speed)
  • Primary (Stereo) Monitors: Any 3D Vision-Ready Display with NVIDIA's 3D Vision Kit.
    • (LCD must have a refresh rate of at least 120Hz)
  • Secondary (CAD) Monitors:
    • Any LCD Monitor when using 3D Vision-Ready Display.
  • CD-Rom: DVD drive
  • Ports: USB and serial ports to support hardware connections
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA Quadro M5000, M4000 or the K2200
  • Software for CAD/GIS interfaces: See the current version release notes for a list of compatible AutoCAD, MicroStation, ArcGIS, and Global Mapper versions.

Here is the basic configuration for a Laptop, for those that may have need of a mobile solution.

DAT/EM Systems has not tested this laptop configuration, however it is the replacement for the M6800.

  • Dell Precision 17 7000 Series (7710) Mobile Workstation
  • NVIDIA Quadro M4000M with 4GB GDDR5 or M5000M with 8GB GDDR5
  • Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate, Professional or Enterprise; Windows 8.1 and 10 Professional and Enterprise.
  • Intel i7-6820HQ Processor Quad Core 2.7GHz or better
  • 32 GB of RAM or better
  • 512GB (SATA3) Mobility Solid State Drive or better
  • External USB DVD Optical Drive (Optional)

LCD options for the laptop configuration.

External Option:

  • NVIDIA 3D Vision Bundle (120hz LCD + Glasses + Emitter)
  • Display Port to Dual-Link DVI Adapter
    • Startech "Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI" adapter (Manufacturer Part# : MDP2DVID)

1. GFORCE Graphics Cards not supported by DAT\EM Software.

  • Summit Evolution Professional, Feature Collection or Lite
  • DAT/EM Capture for MicroStation
  • DAT/EM Capture for AutoCAD
  • DAT/EM Capture for ArcGIS
  • MapEditor automated editing software for AutoCAD and MicroStation
  • SuperImposition
  • Contour Creator
  • Summit ProPack Satellite Modules

The following 3D input devices are available for purchase from DAT/EM:

  • SoftMouse 3D USB optical mouse (replacement of Immersion SoftMouse mechanical mouse)
  • Stealth 3D Mouse 'Emulation Version' S1 (large) and S2 (small)
  • Stealth Z-Mouse 'USB Optical Version' S1 and S2: Stealth Z USB DriverStealth S3V USB Driver
  • DAT/EM Dual X,Y Handwheels / Z Foot-disk

These 3D input devices may be used with Summit but are not sold by DAT/EM:

  • Leica TopoMouse (USB)
  • Z/I Mouse
  • ISM HandWheels

The following items are also available with a Summit system:

Nvidia-3D-Vision-BundleNVIDIA 3D Vision Bundle

  1. NVIDIA 3D Vision Bundle: 3D Vision-Ready Display, One pair of active 3D glasses, USB Emitter
  2. Compatible graphics card: NVIDIA 3D Vision for Quadro
  3. The current recommended PC Computer
  4. A second monitor for viewing CAD package (does not have to refresh at 120Hz).

GFORCE Graphics Cards not supported by DAT/EM Software.