Windows software and installation requirements

For the successful installation of Unified Manager on Windows, you must ensure that the system on which Unified Manager is being installed meets the software requirements.

Operating system software

Unified Manager runs only on a 64-bit English language Windows operating system. You can install Unified Manager on the following Windows platforms:

Note: On Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows updates KB2919355 and KB2883200 must be installed on the target system or the installation will fail.

Note that Windows Server 2008 is not supported as it was in earlier releases. See the Interoperability Matrix for the complete and most current list of supported Windows versions.

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The server should be dedicated to running Unified Manager; no other applications should be installed on the server.

The following third-party packages are required:

If these third-party packages are not installed, Unified Manager installs them as part of the installation.

If MySQL is pre-installed, you must ensure that:

Note: If you plan to upgrade any of the third-party software after Unified Manager has been running, you must shut down Unified Manager first. After the third-party software installation is complete you can restart Unified Manager.

Installation requirements