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2.2.5 Supported platforms and software
The following tables illustrate the platforms, software and versions supported by
WebSphere Application Server V6.
Operating systems
Table 2-2 shows the supported operating systems and versions for WebSphere
Application Server V6.
Table 2-2 Supported operating systems and versions
Web servers
Table 2-3 on page 20 shows the supported Web servers by platform for
WebSphere Application Server V6.
Operating Systems Versions
Windows Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Server, Professional SP4
Windows Server 2003 Datacenter, Enterprise, Standard
Windows XP Professional SP1
AIX AIX 5.1 Maintenance Level 5100-05
AIX 5.2 Maintenance Level 5200-02, 5200-03
Sun Solaris Solaris 8 with the latest patch Cluster
Solaris 9 with the latest patch Cluster
HP-UX HP-UX 11iv1 with the latest Quality Pack
Linux (Intel) RedHat Linux Enterprise 3.0 Update 1
UnitedLinux 1.0 SP3
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9.0
Linux (Power PC®) RedHat Linux Enterprise 3.0 Update 1
UnitedLinux 1.0 SP3
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9.0
zLinux
(only supported for
WebSphere Application
Server V6 - Network
Deployment)
RedHat Linux Enterprise 3.0 Update 1
UnitedLinux 1.0 SP3
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9.0
i5/OS and OS/400 OS/400 5.3, 5.2
z/OS
(only supported for
WebSphere Application
Server V6 - Network
Deployment)
z/OS 1.6, 1.5, 1.4
z/OS.e 1.6, 1.5, 1.4
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Table 2-3 Supported Web servers by platforms
Database servers
Table 2-4 shows the supported operating systems and versions for WebSphere
Application Server V6.
Table 2-4 Supported database servers and versions
Web servers Platforms
IBM HTTP Server V6 (powered by Apache 2.0.x) Windows, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris,
Linux (Intel), Linux (Power PC),
zLinux, OS/400, z/OS
IBM HTTP Server V2.0.43 for iSeries (powered
by Apache)
OS/400
IBM HTTP Server for z/OS 5.0.1 z/OS
Apache Server 2.0.48 Windows, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris,
Linux (Intel), Linux (Power PC),
zLinux
Microsoft Internet Information Services 5.0, 6.0 Windows
Lotus® Domino® Enterprise Server (as HTTP
server) 6.0.3, 6.5.1
Windows, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris,
Linux (Intel), Linux (Power PC),
zLinux, OS/400, z/OS
Sun ONE Web Server Enterprise Edition 6.0 SP7 Solaris, Windows
Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP1 Solaris, Windows
Covalent Enterprise Ready Server 2.4 Apache
2.0.48 Edition
Windows, HP-UX, Linux (Intel)
Solaris, z/OS
Databases Versions
IBM DB2 IBM DB2 Enterprise Server Edition 8.2, 8.1 with FP5
IBM DB2 Workgroup Server Edition 8.2, 8.1 with FP4a, FP5
IBM DB2 Information Integrator 8.2, 8.1 with FP5
IBM DB2 Connect™ 8.2, 8.1 with FP5
IBM DB2 Express 8.2, 8.1 with FP5
IBM DB2 for zSeries® 8, 7
IBM DB2 for iSeries 5.3, 5.3
Cloudscape™ Cloudscape 5.1.6x
Oracle Oracle Standard/Enterprise Edition 10g Release 1 - 10.1.0.2
Oracle 9i Standard/Enterprise Edition Release 2 - 9.2.0.4
Oracle 8i Standard/Enterprise Edition Release 3 - 8.1.7.4
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Directory servers
Table 2-5 shows the supported directory servers and versions for WebSphere
Application Server V6.
Table 2-5 Supported directory servers and versions
For the most updated operating system levels and requirements, refer to the
following URLs:
򐂰 WebSphere Application Server - Express
http://www.ibm.com/software/webservers/appserv/express/requirements/
򐂰 WebSphere Application Server
http://www.ibm.com/software/webservers/appserv/was/requirements/
򐂰 WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment
http://www.ibm.com/software/webservers/appserv/was/network/requirements/
Sybase Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5.1, 12.0.0.8
Microsoft SQL Server SQL Server Enterprise 2000 SP 3a
Informix® Informix Dynamic Server 9.4, 9.3
Directory Server Versions
IBM Directory Server 5.1
5.2
z/OS Security Server 1.6
1.5
1.4
Lotus Domino Enterprise Server (acting as LDAP
server)
6.5.1
6.0.3
Sun ONE Directory Server 5.2
5.1 SP3
Windows Active Directory 2003
2000
NDS eDirectory 8.7.3
Databases Versions

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