You must verify that you have the required host system configuration, operating system, and browser to run the System Manager software. You must also have the necessary administrative privileges to access the software.
Your host system must meet the following minimum requirements:
If you are upgrading from an earlier version, you might require additional disk space for the existing log files.
If you are using a 32-bit Windows or Linux operating system, a 32-bit JRE must be installed. Similarly, if you are using a 64-bit Windows or Linux operating system, a 64-bit JRE must be installed.
Your Windows system must be running one of the following:
Your Linux system must be running one of the following:
Your Linux system must have a graphical desktop environment, such as GNOME or KDE, installed.
Your web browser must be one of the following:
You should be aware of the following information:
For information about Data ONTAP versions that support System Manager, see the following section:
The Interoperability Matrix Tool contains the latest information about systems that are currently supported.