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What are the minimum hardware specifications IBM SPSS Statistics product releases including Legacy Products (Versions 13 to 19)

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What are the minimum platform (hardware) requirements for the IBM SPSS Statistics product?

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Statistics 20 and later
See the Product Compatibility Report appropriate to the product and version. For instructions on how to generate a Product Compatibility Report for a product, see TechNote 198672.

Statistics 19 and earlier

Statistics 19 for Windows


Operating System: See TechNote 1506855
Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1GHz or higher (See also Tech Note 1480498)
Memory: 1GB RAM or more recommended (See also Tech Note 1480498)
Minimum free drive space: 800MB***
DVD drive
Super VGA (800x600) or higher-resolution monitor
For connecting with IBM SPSS Statistics Server, a network adapter running the TCP/IP network protocol
Web browser: Internet Explorer 7 or 8

PASW Statistics 18 for Windows
Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit) or Vista and 7 (32-bit/64-bit)
Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1GHz or higher
Memory: 1GB RAM or more recommended
Minimum free drive space: 800MB***
DVD drive
Super VGA (800x600) or higher-resolution monitor
For connecting with PASW Statistics Server, a network adapter running the TCP/IP network protocol
Web browser: Internet Explorer 6 or 7


PASW Statistics 18 for Mac
Operating system: Apple Mac 10.5.x. and 10.6.x.
Processor: Intel processor
Memory: 1GB RAM or more recommended
Minimum free drive space: 800MB***
DVD drive
Super VGA (800x600) or higher-resolution monitor
Web browser: SafariT
JavaT Standard Edition 5.0 (J2SE 5.0)


PASW Statistics 18 for Linux
Operating system: Any Linux OS that meets the following requirements**:
32 bit Only
Kernel 2.6.26.25 or higher
Glibc 2.8 or higher
Libstdc++6
XFree86-4.7
Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1GHz or higher
Memory: 1GB RAM or more recommended
Minimum free drive space: 800MB***
DVD drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
Web browser: Mozilla Firefox

** Note: PASW Statistics 18 was tested on and is supported only on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Desktop and Debian 4.0
*** Installing Help in all languages requires 1.1-2.3 GB free drive space

SPSS Statistics 17 for Windows
Operating System: Windows XP (32-bit versions) or Vista (32-bit or 64-bit versions)
Hardware : Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1GHz or higher
Memory: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
Minimum free drive space: 450MB
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
For connecting with SPSS Statistics Base Server, a network adapter running the TCP/IP network protocol
Software: Internet Explorer 6 or above


SPSS Statistics 17 for Mac OS X
Operating system: Apple Mac OS X 10.4.x or 10.5x
Processor: Intel processor
Memory: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
Minimum free drive space: 800MB
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
Software: Safari 1.3.1, Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or higher, or Netscape 7.2 or higher
Java Standard Edition 5.0 (J2SE 5.0)


SPSS Statistics 17.0 for Linux
Operating system*: Any Linux OS that meets the following requirements:
Kernel 2.6.9.42 or higher
glibc 2.3.4 or higher
XFree86-4.0 or higher
libstdc++5
Hardware Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1 GHz or higher
Memory: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
450 MB of available hard-disk space
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
Software: Konqueror 3.4.1 or higher, or Firefox 1.0.6 or higher, or Netscape 7.2 or higher
*Note: SPSS Statistics 17.0 was tested on and is supported only on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Desktop and Debian 4.0

SPSS Statistics 16 for Windows
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit versions) or Vista (32-bit or 64-bit versions)
Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1GHz or higher
Memory: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
450MB of available hard-disk space
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
For connecting with an SPSS Server, a network adapter running the TCP/IP network protocol
Software: Internet Explorer 6


For SPSS 16.0 for Mac
Operating system: Apple Mac OS X 10.4.x (Tiger)
Processor: Intel processor
RAM: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
800 MB of available hard-disk space
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
Software: Safari 1.3.1 or higher, Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or higher, or Netscape 7.2 or higher
Java Standard Edition 5.0 (J2SE 5.0)


SPSS 16.0 for Linux
Operating system: Any Linux OS that meets the indicated requirements
Kernel 2.4.33.3 or higher
glibc 2.3.2 or higher
XFree86-4.0 or higher
libstdc++5
Hardware
Processor: Intel or AMD x86 processor running at 1 GHz or higher
Memory: 512MB RAM; 1GB recommended
450 MB of available hard-disk space
CD-ROM drive
Super VGA (800x600) or a higher-resolution monitor
Software: Konqueror 3.4.1 or higher, or Firefox 1.0.6 or higher, or Netscape 7.2 or higher
*Note : SPSS 16.0 was tested on and is supported only on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Desktop and Debian 3.1

SPSS for Windows Version 15
Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP or 2000
Processor: Intel Pentium -compatible processor
Memory: 256MB RAM minimum
Minimum free drive space: 400MB
VGA Monitor
Web browser: Internet Explorer 6.0


SPSS for Windows Version 14
Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, and Me are the preferred platforms. Microsoft Windows 98 is also supported.
Processor: Intel Pentium-compatible processor
Memory: 256MB RAM minimum
Minimum free drive space: 300MB
SVGA monitor
Web browser: Internet Explorer 6.0


SPSS for Windows Version 13
Operating System: Microsoft Windows Me, Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows 2000, and Microsoft Windows XP.
Processor: Pentium or Pentium-class processor.
Memory: 128MB RAM or more.
Minimum free drive space: 220MB hard drive space.
A CD-ROM drive.
A graphics adapter with 800 x 600 resolution (SVGA) or higher.
For connecting with an SPSS Server, a network adapter running the TCP/IP network protocol.

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