These are Operating Systems supported for NCM Core servers (AS, DS, DB) and Smarts Integration Adapter.


Engineering Validated Version

RHEL - 64 bit

and RHEL derivatives - 64 bit

CentOS Linux

Oracle RHCK Linux

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4 and 8.5– 64 bit
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7, 7.8 and 7.9– 64 bit
Note: VMware Smart Assurance Network Configuration Manager (NCM) has been validated only on the Operating System versions mentioned under column Engineering Validated versions. On other Operating Systems which are not validated, VMware will do its best to either provide a patch or recommend customer to upgrade to the future release of VMware Smart Assurance Network Configuration Manager as deemed necessary due to unique behaviour of RHEL derivatives or usage of deprecated features.