Supported OS Platforms

Altova desktop developer tools and server software products are supported on various platforms. Use this page to learn the specifics.

Desktop Developer Tools

Altova has tested its desktop developer tools on various OS platforms to enable multi-platform XML, SQL, and UML development in the enterprise. Specifically, Altova developer software can be used on the following dominant platforms in today's IT landscape:

  • Windows: Microsoft Windows is the primary platform for XMLSpy and all MissionKit tools and recommended by Altova. Altova desktop developer tools are fully compatible with Windows 7 SP1 with Platform Update, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, and Windows Server 2008 SP1 with Platform Update or newer.
  • Mac OS X: Altova desktop developer tools have been successfully tested on Mac OS X using VMWare Fusion and VirtualBox.
  • Linux: Altova desktop developer tools have been successfully tested on Red Hat Linux 8.0 using VMWare Fusion and VirtualBox.

Note: Using Altova desktop developer software under MacOS and Linux requires special Windows emulation software available from third parties and is not supported by Altova. Altova makes no representations or warranties with respect to using its software on these platforms.

Server Software Products

Altova server software products offer multi-platform support for the following:

  • Windows Server: 2008 R2 SP1 with Platform Update or newer
  • Windows: Windows 7 SP1 with Platform Update, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • Linux: CentOS 6, RedHat 6, Debian 8, Ubuntu 12.04, and Ubuntu 15
  • Mac OS X: 10.10 or newer