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System Requirements for WebSphere Application Server V8.5 for z/OS

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The table below provides the system requirements for IBM WebSphere Application Server v8.5 for z/OS in different levels and organization of detail.

This document describes the minimum product levels that need to be installed before opening a problem report with the WebSphere Application Server Support team. Because other products frequently ship fixes, updates, and new releases, testing every configuration is not possible. In general, you can install and run with updates to supported products if those updates are forward compatible.


Back to all WebSphere Application Server detailed system requirements

*Requirements by type
**Requirements by platform
Related requirements

WebSphere Application Server for z/OS supports 31-bit and 64-bit mode.

WebSphere Application Server Liberty profile is available with the license agreement for the full version of WebSphere Application Server for z/OS.

SPCR tool available for all software products:
The generic link to the IBM Software Product Compatibility Reports (SPCR) tool is below. You can access the tool for any product and obtain the spported operating systems, system requirements, and optional supported software for your product version .

Click the link below to reach the front page of SPCR:
IBM Software Product Compatibility Reports (SPCR)

Then choose the following options to obtain the supported operating systems, system
requirements, and optional supported software for your product version.

1. Select the desired product.
2. Select the desired version.
3. Select your operating system.

*Requirements by type - The list of supported operating systems and software.
**Requirements by platform - The complete lists of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.

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Modified date:
09 December 2019