Scout is designed to operate inside of an annotation lab in which:
- A powerful laptop with a GPU (see specifications below) runs Scout and serves its web pages to other computers on the internal network (no external network access required).
- Other laptops connect to Scout over the internal network.
- CPU: 2.60 GHz up to 5.00 GHz
- OS: Linux Ubuntu
- (optional) GPU: NVIDIA 16GB
- Memory: 64GB
To use GPU processing, OS is restricted to Ubuntu 20.04 or 22.04.
Example of a viable laptop to use as a server: Lenovo ThinkPad
The Scout web app is currently supported on the following browsers:
Scout is intended for single lab use. Clients must be able to connect to the same network as the Server.