These specifications are for FME 2017. FME 2016.x specifications are viewable here.

Supported Platforms

Windows®

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7*
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
Both 64-bit and 32-bit Windows are supported. All 64-bit Windows platforms also support 32-bit FME. Please refer to the 64-bit FAQ for key differences between FME editions.
* Windows 7 with Intel Graphics Cards 3000 or 4600 are not supported.

Linux® x64

Recommended Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

  • Ubuntu 16.04
  • Ubuntu 14.04
  • Debian 8 (jessie)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (EPEL repository required)
  • CentOS 7 (EPEL repository required)

Web Browsers

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 9 or above)
  • Microsoft Edge

Virtualization

  • Amazon Web Services (EC2)
  • VMWare (Virtual Machines)
  • Microsoft Azure

Web Servers

  • Apache Tomcat (8.5.5 tested)
  • WebLogic (12c tested)

Databases

  • Oracle (12c tested)
  • SQL Server (2014 tested)
  • PostgreSQL (9.5.3 tested)

System Requirements

Recommended Requirements

  • Intel® Core i7 CPU
  • 8 GB of RAM (16 GB on a 64-bit OS)
  • 50 GB of available hard-disk space
  • A Solid State Drive (SSD) can provide significant
  • performance increases

Minimum Requirements

  • Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor
  • 4 GB of RAM (8 GB on a 64-bit OS)
  • 20 GB of available hard-disk space

Note: While FME can operate on legacy hardware, the faster CPU, additional memory and SSD of the Recommended Requirements will measurably improve processing time.

You can easily scale FME Server's processing power by purchasing additional FME Engine licenses.

Want to deploy FME Server without the constraints of hardware? Learn more about FME Cloud.