This is documentation for Apprenda 7 and 8.
Documentation for older versions are also available.

Supported Software Versions

MS Windows Server

MS SQL Server

The Platform requires one of the following versions of Microsoft SQL Server.

SQL Server Version Supported SQL Syntax Supported SQL Features Platform Version
2012 2012 2012 6.5.0-7.2.0
2012 SP3 2012 2012 6.5.0 and later
2014* 2012 2012 6.5.0 and later
2016 2012 2012 and 2016 AAG** 8.0.0 and later

*SQL Server 2014 with Cumulative Update Package 6 or later installed (available at Additionally, its recommended to use SQL Server 2014 with 2012 compatibility mode.

**If you plan to use Always On Availability Groups on your Platform, you must use SQL Server 2016 Enterprise edition.


  • Oracle 11g
  • Oracle 12c (version For production environments that include Oracle 12c, an Oracle MT (PDB) license may be required due to the Platform's PDB functionality. 

MS Internet Information Services

  • IIS 7 and higher

MS .NET Framework

MS Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)


Due to the nature of Linux, any number of Linux flavors may be compatible with the Platform.  The following, however, are officially supported:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
  • CentOS 6 and 7

Note: If you plan to use CentOS/RHEL 7 with systemd, it is recommended to use systemd version 218 or later.

Java Containers

  • Apprenda ships with Tomcat 6.0.37 and Tomcat 7.0.47
  • Support for JBoss and different versions of Tomcat can be configured through the Java Hosting section of the SOC.  It is recommended that all containers that do not ship with Apprenda be tested on a dev/test installation of the Platform to rule out any container-related issues.

Supported Browsers

Apprenda supports the following browser versions for the Developer Portal and System Operations Center. The minimum recommended resolution for viewing the Development Portal, Account Portal, or System Operations Center is 1280x1024 for all browsers.

  • The latest version of Chrome and Firefox and Internet Explorer 11

Note: In some pages will automatically set IE compatibility mode to "edge"