Software requirements

Software requirements Windows 2012

For information about how to install required software, see the corresponding installation guides.

Component Supported Version(s)
Operating System

Windows Server 2012 Standard Edition

Any edition is possible from an M3 point of view. The choice should be made on what other features you are looking for.

Note: 

The only supported configurations are:

  • Server with full GUI Interface (Server Graphical Management Tools & Infrastructure)

  • Server with minimal GUI Interface (Server Graphical Shell)

English is the preferred language for installing Windows. Infor’s ability to support non-English installations is limited.

Database

Windows Server 2012:

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Note: 

Developer and Express editions are supported for test and demonstration purpose.

Java Application server

Java SE Development Kit 8.0 Update 66 or higher 32-bit and Java SE Development Kit 8.0 Update 66 or higher 64-bit.

For more information about Java, see: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/index.html

Open Text StreamServe

v5.6

Used for output management of M3 Business Engine printouts

Infor Federation Services

10.3.2+

Note: 

For the SAML Session Provider

IBM WebSphere MQ 8.5 (MQ Series Channel compatibility)

Windows version 5.6 for scripting host

Note: 

These are optional third party components for Infor Enterprise Collaborator (IEC).

If these channel types are needed, refer to the third party installation guide.

Software requirements Windows 2012 R2

For information about how to install required software, see the corresponding installation guides.

Component Supported Version(s)
Operating System

Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Edition

Any edition is possible from an M3 point of view. The choice should be made on what other features you are looking for.

Note: 

The only supported configurations are:

  • Server with full GUI Interface (Server Graphical Management Tools & Infrastructure)

  • Server with minimal GUI Interface (Server Graphical Shell)

English is the preferred language for installing Windows. Infor’s ability to support non-English installations is limited.

Database

Windows Server 2012 R2:

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition RTM or higher 64-bit

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition RTM or higher 64-bit

Note: 

Developer and Express editions are supported for test and demonstration purpose.

Java Application server

Java SE Development Kit 8.0 Update 66 or higher 32-bit and Java SE Development Kit 8.0 Update 66 or higher 64-bit.

For more information about Java, see: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/index.html

Open Text StreamServe

v5.6

Used for output management of M3 Business Engine printouts

Infor Federation Services

10.3.2+

Note: 

For the SAML Session Provider

IBM WebSphere MQ 8.5 (MQ Series Channel compatibility)

Windows version 5.6 for scripting host

Note: 

These are optional third party components for Infor Enterprise Collaborator (IEC).

If these channel types are needed, refer to the third party installation guide.

Software requirements Windows 2016

For information about how to install required software, see the corresponding installation guides.

Component Supported Version(s)
Operating System

Windows Server 2016 Standard Edition

Datacenter and Essentials editions could be possible from an M3 point of view. The choice should be made on what other features you are looking for.

Note: 

The only supported configuration is Server with a Desktop Experience.

English is the preferred language for installing Windows. Infor’s ability to support non-English installations is limited.

Database

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Enterprise Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard Edition SP1 or higher 64-bit

Note: 

Developer and Express editions are supported for test and demonstration purposes.

Java Application server

Java SE Development Kit 8.0 Update 121 or higher 32-bit and JavaSE Development Kit 8.0 Update 121 or higher 64-bit.

For more information about Java, see: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/index.html

Open Text StreamServe

v5.6

Used for output management of M3 Business Engine printouts

Infor Federation Services

10.3.2+

Note: 

For the SAML Session Provider

IBM WebSphere MQ 8.5 (MQ Series Channel compatibility)

Windows version 5.6 for scripting host

Note: 

These are optional third party components for Infor Enterprise Collaborator (IEC).

If these channel types are needed, refer to the third party installation guide.