VMware Tanzu GemFire is supported on a variety of platforms.
Note: Running Tanzu GemFire clusters with a mix of different platforms has not been tested. We recommend that you use a consistent platform on all machines in your cluster.
All platforms listed as deprecated may be removed in a future release of the product.
These Tanzu GemFire 9.10 platforms provide support for production systems:
These cloud platforms are supported for Tanzu GemFire 9.10:
These Tanzu GemFire 9.10 platforms provide support for development systems:
This version of Tanzu GemFire requires Java 8 release 121 or a more recent version 8 update. The same versions are supported with OpenJDK (HotSpot).
Tanzu GemFire is compatible with Open JDK 11.
The Tanzu GemFire product download does not include Java. Download and install a supported JRE or JDK on each system running GemFire. VMware recommends the installation of a full JDK (and not just a JRE) to obtain better performance with
gfsh status and
gfsh stop commands.
The IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 8 is supported for application clients only. Some client region eviction configurations such as
HEAP_LRU are known to not function properly in this release.
For optimal disk-store performance, VMware recommends avoiding the use of
ext3 file systems when operating on Linux platforms.