Supported Platforms


  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
Note: Both 64-bit and 32-bit versions of the above platforms are supported where applicable.
All 64-bit Windows editions also support 32-bit FME. Please refer to 64-bit FAQ for details on the differences between 32-bit and 64-bit FME.

Linux® x64

Recommended Distribution: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

  • Ubuntu 14.04/15.10
  • Debian 8 (jessie)
  • Fedora 22
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1
    • EPEL repository required
    • IUS repository required
  • CentOS 7.1
    • EPEL repository required
    • IUS repository required

If using FME 2015 or earlier, please refer to Linux FAQ to determine if FME can run on your Linux Distribution.


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

Web Browser

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or higher
  • Microsoft Edge

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.