Technical Specifications

Choose a category below to learn about the supported products.

Categories:

Operating Systems and Databases

Component Required Software

PlateSpin Server

Any of the following, running on dedicated hardware or in a virtual machine:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

PlateSpin Migrate Client

Any of the following, running on dedicated hardware or in a virtual machine:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (Business and Ultimate Editions)
  • Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 or later

Database Server

Any of the following (local or remote):

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express

For more information about supported operating systems and databases, see the PlateSpin Migrate support page. For information about additional system requirements, see the PlateSpin Migrate Installation Guide.


Source Workload Operating Systems

  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Cluster
  • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 or later
  • Windows Server 2003 Cluster
  • Windows 2000 Server Service Pack 4 with Update Rollup 1
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista Service Pack 1 or later (Business, Enterprise, and Ultimate editions)
  • Windows XP Service Pack 1 or later

Supported Linux workloads:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) AS/ES/WS 4, 5, 6, 6.1, 6.2
  • RHEL 5.6-5.10, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 9, 10, 11 (SP1, SP2, SP3)
  • Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) 11, OES 11 Support Pack 1 and Support Pack 2
  • OES 2 Support Pack 2 and Support Pack 3
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL)
  • Red Hat Linux 8

Target Virtualization Platforms

  • VMware vCenter 5.5, including updates 1, 2
  • VMware vCenter 5.1, including updates 1, 2
  • VMware vCenter 5.0, including updates 1, 2, 3
  • VMware vCenter 4.1, including updates 1, 2, 3
  • VMware ESXi 5.5, including updates 1, 2; 5.1, including updates 1, 2; 5.0, including updates 1, 2, 3; ESXi 4.1, including updates 1, 2, 3
  • VMware ESX 4.1, including updates 1, 2, 3
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V
  • Citrix XenServer 6, 6.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11 SP3 XEN, SLES 11 SP3 KVM
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.4 KVM