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Integration testing for industry

What does GFI do?

Working closely with industry, DCC has developed software that simulates sending and receiving messages to and from smart metering devices on our network. It's free and available to all our customers.

Technical Specifications

GFI only supports machines with the following specifications

Core Processor

Minimum: Core i3 CPU
Recommended: Core i5 CPU


Minimum: 2GB RAM
Recommended: 8GB RAM


Minimum: 128GB SATA 7200RPM
Recommended:128GB SSD or higher


Minimum: UK spec and keyboard
Recommended:UK spec and keyboard


Minimum: Free USB 2.0 port
Recommended: Free USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

Linux Capability

Minimum: Certified to run Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS
Recommended: Certified to run Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS (Dell or Lenovo)


Minimum: Intel graphics chipset i810
Recommended:Intel graphics chipsets newer than and including i810 (with the exception of GMA 500)


Minimum: Internet Connection
Recommended:Wired Internet Connection (e.g. IEEE 802.3)

Available memory

Minimum: 2 GB Free HDD
Recommended:2 GB Free HDD

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Get in touch

Have you tried the GFI user manual, GFI Technical Reference Manual, the Release Note and the GFI Known Issues document? These contain lots of useful information on how to use GFI.

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