This topic shows supported configurations for the vRealize Hyperic agent. These configurations are supported for the agent in both development and production environments.

Table 1. Agent Requirements

Operating System*

Processor Architecture

JVM

Scaling Considerations

RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.x, 6.x, 7.x

x86_64,

x86_32 (not tested for v.7.x)

Oracle Java SE7

RHEL 7 requires vRealize Hyperic agent 5.8.3, or higher

CentOS 5.x, 6.x, 7.x

x86_64, x86_32

Oracle Java SE7

SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 11.x, 12.x

x86_64

Oracle Java SE7

SLES 12 requires vRealize Hyperic agent 5.8.3, or higher

Windows 2008 Server, 2008 Server R2

x86_64, x64_32

Oracle Java SE7

Windows 2012 Server, 2012 Server R2

x86_64, x64_32

Oracle Java SE7

Solaris 10, 11

x86_64, x86_32, SPARC

Oracle Java SE7

x86 support requires vRealize Hyperic agent 5.8.1, or higher

HP-UX 11.11 or higher

PA-Risc

Oracle Java SE7

AIX 6.1, 7.1

Power PC

IBM Java SE7

*Host operating systems should employ a method of time sync (NTP). This is required in order to ensure accuracy of metric data reporting and alerts.