Laurel automates timekeeping. Our desktop and cloud assistants work silently in the background, collecting your activity across a range of applications, systems, websites and devices while timekeeping activity is completed in our online web application.
Here are the technology and applications you’ll need to make the most of Laurel.
User Operating Systems & Environments
Laurel has assistants that are installed locally on a timekeeper's computer (using Microsoft .msix installers).
Microsoft Windows 10, 11
Requires .Net Framework 4.7.2+
Users on Unix or Macintosh Operating Systems will be able to use Laurel online in a supported web browser without a Laurel Desktop Assistant installed.
User Hardware Minimum Requirements
CPU: Multi-Core x86 Processor
Memory: 8GB+ RAM
Storage: 100GB+ HDD (SSD preferred)
Resolution: 1280x1024 or higher (for browser application viewing)
User Productivity Applications for Collection
Activity in the following applications can be collected by Laurel Desktop Assistants when installed and used locally on the desktop. Online versions can be captured using Browser & URL collection, but may not work in certain configurations.
Microsoft Word 2016, 2019, 0365
Microsoft Excel 2016, 2019, 0365
Microsoft Powerpoint 2016, 2019, 0365
Microsoft Outlook 2016, 2019, 0365
User Browsers & URLs
Laurel Desktop Assistants can help capture your online research for whitelisted URLs from your browser to capture more of your activity for timekeeping and billing purposes.
Google Chrome v78.0+
Microsoft Edge Chromium v89+
Other supported browsers
Microsoft Internet Explorer v11.418+
Microsoft Edge Legacy v79+
User Communications Systems & Applications
Laurel Cloud Assistants can help capture phone calls by integrating with your telecommunications vendors to automatically capture phone calls and participants for timekeeping and billing purposes.
Requires setup and access to MSFT services
Requires setup and access to Zoom services
Firm-level System Support
Practice Management Systems
Laurel Connect effectively and securely exchanges master billing and timekeeping data between Laurel and a Firm. Our Laurel Connectors support specific integrations:
Laurel General Support
We will localize a limited number of time concepts to match your business.
ie. Initiative → Matter or Project
Laurel can store data in the following AWS regions and selected on a per customer basis. Performance and data restrictions of the application will vary based on selection.
us-east-1/ USA East (N. Virginia)
ca-central-1/ CAN Central (Montreal)
eu-central-1/ GER (Frankfurt)
eu-west-2/ UK (London)
Master Billing Support
Laurel supports the following Master Billing concepts and settings in the application.
0.01 - 0.99
Phase and Task Codes