3.1 System Requirements

You must install eDirectory on one of the following platforms:

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2016 at a minimum, and later service packs

IMPORTANT:Windows desktop versions are not supported.

IMPORTANT:eDirectory 9.1 and later support Identity Manager 4.7.

eDirectory also requires the following:

For the most recent information about the system requirements, see the Release Notes.

  • An assigned IP address

  • Administrative rights to the Windows server and to all portions of the eDirectory tree that contain domain-enabled User objects. For an installation into an existing tree, you need administrative rights to the Tree object so that you can extend the schema and create objects.

Refer to the OS recommended hardware requirements for your Windows server.