FME Desktop

FME Technical Specifications

Supported Platforms

Windows 8
Windows 7
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2008 SP2 or above

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.

Mac and Linux
FME Desktop is available as a technical preview on Mac and Linux operating systems.

Supported by:
Mac OS X® v10.9 Mavericks
Mac OS X® v10.8 Mountain Lion
Linux® Intel x64 (Linux Standard Base >= 4.0). See Is FME supported on my Linux system?

Amazon Web Services (EC2)
VMWare (Virtual Machines)

System Requirements

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

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

FME will operate well with the minimum recommended configuration; however, any application benefits from additional resources. For large processing tasks, additional memory and a fast disk can measurably improve processing time.

Localized Versions

FME Desktop is available in: