System Requirements: License Manager

The SIMetrix and SIMetrix/SIMPLIS License Manager software is available for both Windows and Linux.

Server System Requirements

The systems listed below are supported. The license manager software is designed to work with most commonly used Microsoft® and Linux® based server distributions. The license manager uses FlexNet Publisher® by Flexera Software®. Note that these are the system requirements for the license manager only and not for the application software. For the system requirements for SIMetrix and SIMetrix/SIMPLIS, please click here.

Windows 32 bit systems

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 SP1

Windows 64 bit systems

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 SP1

Linux 64 bit systems (Intel x64)

  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5 and later 64 bit systems are fully supported
  • Other 64 bit Linux systems complying with Linux standard base (LSB) 3.0 are expected to function correctly but are not guaranteed

Cloud Based Virtual Servers

  • No cloud based virtual servers are supported at this time. If you are planning to use a cloud based virtual server, for example Amazon Web Services™ or Microsoft Azure®, for hosting your license manager, please Contact Support for the latest advice.