Minimum Requirements for Amplio Learning Platform

Computer Set-Up

Computer setup varies between 2 main user types in our system, educators and students.

General Requirements

  • Webcam and Playback device (i.e. built-in or external speakers, headphones, etc.)
  • Fast internet connection (15mpbs or higher download and upload speed)
  • Browser – Last two major releases of one of these browsers: Google Chrome, and Microsoft Edge on computers running Windows, Mac
  • The minimal resolution is 1024×768

Educators

Each SLP/dyslexia interventionist must have a computer that meets the following specifications:

  • Dual-core processor i3-5010U and above
    • Please note: Chromebooks with Intel Celeron CPU are not supported
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 11-inch display or larger (Minimal Screen Resolution 1024×768)

Operating system

  • Windows 10 or later.
  • Mac OS X 10.13 (or later).

Browsers

  • Last two major releases of one of these browsers: Google Chrome, and Microsoft Edge

Students

Each student must have a device that meets the following specifications:

  • M1 chip or Intel CPU-based or AMD CPU-based (4 GB of RAM minimum recommended)
  • 11-inch display or larger is recommended

Operating system

  • Windows 10 or later 
  • Mac OS X 10.13 (or later)
  • ChromeOS +
  • IPad iOS (Last two major releases, IPads iOS 14.8+)
  • Android (Last two major releases)

Browsers

  • Last two major releases of one of these browsers: Google Chrome, and Microsoft Edge
  • Supporting Safari on iPads only

Other users (SpEd Directors and System Administrators)

We do not have special restrictions for other users in our system, other than a stable internet connection.

Network and configurations

Internet Connection

Broadband Internet connection with upload and download speeds of at least 10 Mbps (15 Mbps or higher preferred).

Using a Cellular Network is not recommended, you are strongly advised to use a WIFI or Ethernet connection.

Permissions

The Amplio platform requires camera and microphone permissions.

If you’re using a device issued by your work or school, it is possible that camera and microphone settings are defined by your network administrator, and will require their assistance to allow camera and microphone permissions to the web browser.

Firewall Requirements

The Amplio platform requires access to specific protocols and domains.

Please whitelist the following from all web filters, firewalls, and other network filtering devices in your school network.

The required protocols are:

  • HTTP
  • HTTPS
  • WS
  • WSS

We strongly recommend to whitelist the entire subdomain under *.ampliospeech.com and *.ampliolearning.com

At a minimum, the following domains must be whitelisted:

  • ampliospeech.com
  • school.ampliospeech.com
  • static.ampliospeech.com
  • api.ampliospeech.com
  • analytics.ampliospeech.com
  • recording.ampliospeech.com
  • auth.ampliospeech.com
  • remote-config.ampliospeech.com
  • calendar.ampliospeech.com
  • game.ampliospeech.com
  • amplio-v2.ampliospeech.com
  • ampliolearning.com
  • school.ampliolearning.com
  • static.ampliolearning.com
  • api.ampliolearning.com
  • analytics.ampliolearning.com
  • recording.ampliolearning.com
  • auth.ampliolearning.com
  • remote-config.ampliolearning.com
  • calendar.ampliolearning.com
  • game.ampliolearning.com
  • amplio-v2.ampliolearning.com
  • ampliospeech-private.s3.amazonaws.com
  • ampliospeech-public.s3.amazonaws.com
  • fonts.googleapis.com
  • fonts.gstatic.com

For sessions that are using video/audio or Screen sharing functionality:

Make sure to whitelist the following:

  • *.tokbox.com
  • *.opentok.com

and follow the OpenTok Requirements in order to support proper video/audio experience.

For more advanced video/audio network configuration please see the following:

To test network configuration for video/audio, please perform OpenTok Pre-Call Test in order to make sure everything is working correctly.

For extra functionality which is offered through our platforms such as YouTube videos, speech recognition engines, and other fun activities such as the AI game we highly recommend whitelisting the following domains:

  • *.exitgames.com
  • *.googleapis.com
  • *.intercom.io
  • www.youtube.com