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JBoss Enterprise BRMS Supported Configurations

Updated 2013-08-16T17:03:20+00:00

Every JBoss® Enterprise BRMS release is tested and certified on a variety of market-leading operating systems, Java™ Virtual Machines (JVMs), and database combinations. Because we're not able to test every possible combination, this page also describes what we consider fully supported and compatible configurations. Red Hat® supports both certified and compatible configurations.

Compatible Configurations

Compatible configurations include any operating system supported by the appropriate JBoss Enterprise Application Platform that's also running one of the JVM version families from the table below, as well as any database specifically listed below.

Red Hat will provide both production and development support for these compatible configurations (according to your corresponding subscription agreement) as long as your support issue is within the context of applications running on or with JBoss Enterprise BRMS. Red Hat relies on the testing and certification process of the underlying JVM for platform compatibility.

Certified Configurations

Certified configurations are a defined set of validated, tested, and recommended operating systems, chip architectures, JVM, and database combinations. For these configurations, Red Hat has directly, or through certified partners, exercised a full range of platform certification tests as part of the product release process. Issues identified as part of this testing process are highlighted in release notes for each JBoss Enterprise BRMS release. This list of certified configurations will expand over time.

JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3

Compatible Configurations - 5.3

Red Hat relies on the testing and certification process of the underlying JVM for platform compatibility. The following are considered fully supported, compatible configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3 in a virtual or real environment.

Java Virtual Machine Version
Sun JDK 1.6.x, 1.7
IBM JDK 1.6.x
Open JDK 1.6.x, 1.7
Apple JDK 1.6.x

Certified Configurations - 5.3

The following operating system, chip architectures, and JVM combinations are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3.

Operating System Chip Architecture Java Virtual Machine(s)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, 1,7 IBM JDK 1.6, Open JDK 6, 7
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, IBM JDK 1.6, Open JDK 6
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, 1.7
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, 1.7
Solaris 9 and Solaris 10 Sparc, x86 Sun JDK 1.6, 1.7
AIX 5.3 x64 Sun JDK 1.6, IBM JDK 1.6

The following containers are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3:

Java EE Container Version
JBoss EAP 6.0 (BRMS 5.3.1) and 5.1.2
JBoss SOA-P 5.3
JBoss EWS 1.0.2, 2 (BRMS 5.3.1)
Apache Tomcat 6, 7 (BRMS 5.3.1)

The following databases were validated and certified as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3 release process:

Database
Oracle 11g R2
PostgreSQL 8.2, 8.3 and 8.4
MySQL 5.0 and 5.1
MSSQL Server 2008 R2
DB2 9.7

The following web browsers were tested as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.3 release process:

  • Firefox 10
  • Safari 5
  • Safari 4
  • IE 9 (since BRMS 5.3.1 with chrome plugin)

JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2

Compatible Configurations - 5.2

Red Hat relies on the testing and certification process of the underlying JVM for platform compatibility. The following are considered fully supported, compatible configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2 in a virtual or real environment.

Java Virtual Machine Version
Sun JDK 1.6
IBM JDK 1.6
Open JDK 6
Apple JDK 6

Certified Configurations - 5.2

The following operating system, chip architectures, and JVM combinations are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2.

Operating System Chip Architecture Java Virtual Machine(s)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, IBM JDK 1.6, Open JDK 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6, IBM JDK 1.6, Open JDK 6
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6
Solaris 9 and Solaris 10 Sparc, x86 Sun JDK 1.6
AIX 5.3 x64 Sun JDK 1.6, IBM JDK 1.6

The following containers are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2:

Java EE Container Version
JBoss EAP 5.1.1
JBoss EWP 5.1.1
JBoss SOA-P 5.2
JBoss EWS 1.0.2
Apache Tomcat 5
Apache Tomcat 6

The following databases were validated and certified as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2 release process:

Database
Oracle 11g R2
PostgreSQL 8.2, 8.3 and 8.4
MySQL 5.0 and 5.1
MSSQL Server 2008 R2
DB2 9.7

The following web browsers were tested as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.2 release process:

  • Firefox 3
  • IE 8
  • IE 7
  • Safari 5
  • Safari 4

JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.1

Compatible Configurations - 5.1

Red Hat relies on the testing and certification process of the underlying JVM for platform compatibility. The following are considered fully supported, compatible configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.1 in a virtual or real environment.

Java Virtual Machine Version
Sun JDK 1.5.x, 1.6.x
IBM JDK 1.6 SR6
Open JDK[1] 1.6[1]

Certified Configurations - 5.1

The following operating system, chip architectures, and JVM combinations are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.1.

Operating System Chip Architecture Java Virtual Machine(s)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (latest update) [1] x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (latest update) [1] x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Solaris 10[1] SPARC, x86 Sun JDK 1.6
AIX 5.3[1] x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6

The following databases and database drivers were validated and certified as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.1 release process.

Database Database Driver
Oracle 11g Oracle JDBC driver v11.2.0.1.0
PostgreSQL 8.3.4[1] and 8.4[1] postgresql-8.1-410.jdbc3[1]
MySQL 5.1[1] mysql-connector-java-5.0.7[1]
MSSQL Server 2005[1] msjdbc-2.0.1008.2[1] and jtds-1.2.2[1]

The following web browsers were tested as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.1 release process:

  • Firefox 3
  • IE 8
  • IE 7
  • Safari 5[1]
  • Safari 4[1]

JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.0

Compatible Configurations - 5.0

Java Virtual Machine Version
Sun JDK 1.5.x, 1.6.x
IBM JDK 1.6 SR6
Open JDK 1.6.x

Certified Configurations - 5.0

The following operating system, chip architectures, and JVM combinations are fully supported, certified configurations for JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.0.

Operating System Chip Architecture Java Virtual Machine(s)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Sun JDK 1.5.0_15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (latest update) x86, x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Sun JDK 1.5.0_15
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Sun JDK 1.5.0_15
Microsoft Windows 2003 x86_64 Sun JDK 1.6.0_07
Sun JDK 1.5.0_15

The following databases and database drivers were validated and certified as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.0 release process.

Database Database Driver
Oracle 10g R2 Oracle JDBC driver v10.2.0.2
PostgreSQL 8.2.3 postgresql-8.1-410.jdbc3
MySQL 5.0.27 mysql-connector-java-5.0.7
MSSQL Server 2005 msjdbc-2.0.1008.2 and jtds-1.2.2

The following web browsers were tested as part of the JBoss Enterprise BRMS 5.0 release process:

  • Firefox 3
  • IE 6
  • IE 7
  • Safari 3

NOTES

[1] Support for these configurations will be available post GA. Please check back here for updates.