Windows software and installation requirements

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

Operating system software

Unified Manager is supported on 64-bit Windows operating system for the following languages:
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Simplified Chinese

You can install Unified Manager on the following Windows editions:

Note that Windows Server 2012 is not supported as it was in earlier releases. See the Interoperability Matrix for the complete and most current list of supported Windows versions.

mysupport.netapp.com/matrix

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

Third-party software

The following third-party packages are bundled with Unified Manager. If these third-party packages are not installed on your system, Unified Manager installs them as a part of the installation.

Note: Starting with Unified Manager 9.5, OpenJDK is provided in the Unified Manager installation package and installed automatically. Oracle Java is not supported starting with Unified Manager 9.5.

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

Unified Manager is deployed on a WildFly web server. WildFly17 is bundled and configured with Unified Manager.

Note: You should shut down a running instance of Unified Manager before upgrading any third-party software. After the third-party software installation is complete, you can restart Unified Manager.

Installation requirements

Note: The Unified Manager installation program configures the following exclusions in Windows Defender:
  • Unified Manager data directory
  • Unified Manager installation directory
  • MySQL data directory

If your server has a different antivirus scanner installed, you should configure these exclusions manually.