Salient is an excellent design with a fresh approach for the ever-changing Web. Integrated with Gantry 5, it is infinitely customizable, incredibly powerful, and remarkably simple.


The following are the minimum technical PC specifications you will need.

  • Intel Core 2 Duo 3.16Ghz, 6MB L2 cache or AMD equivalent. 4 GB of RAM (8 recommended)
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • Hard drive: 250GB min (500GB recommended) / 7200 RPM
  • Video/graphics - Open GL® capable 3D graphics card recommended (SVGA resolution video adapter with 1024x768)
  • Stereo sound card, speakers and/or headset, microphone
  • Monitor - 1024 x 768 or higher resolution
  • A Webcam may be required in courses in some programs. Check with your academic advisor.
  • USB 2.0 port(s), min USB 3.0 preferred
  • A Webcam with still camera capabilities
  • Flatbed Scanner (Resolution: 4800 dpi optical; 12,800 dpi interpolated | Bit Depth: 48-bit (color); 16-bit (grayscale) | Maximum Document Size: 8.5" x 11.7")
  • As an alternative to a flatbed scanner, you may opt to use a downloadable App that allows you to scan sketches / documents and save them as Adobe Acrobat .pdf files or high resolution (minimum 300dpi) .jpg files.