You don't need a supercomputer or 8 monitors to run the tastyworks desktop platform. The desktop platform performs excellently on Mac or PC. For you computer nerds looking for hard numbers, listed below are the technical requirements to run our desktop platform. You may also visit our technology page by clicking here.
RAM: 2 GB minimum, 8 GB recommended
Hard Disk Space: 200 MB for installation, 250 MB recommended
Windows: Windows 8+ minimum, Windows 10+ recommended
Mac OS X: version 10.13 minimum, 10.14 recommended
Linux: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS minimum, 18+ recommended
Connection Speed: 1.5Mbps minimum, 6Mbps recommended
Software connects to our services over SSL
HTTPS on ports 443 and ports 7301-7305 for market data.