Verify that the target computer meets the installation requirements listed in the following table. These requirements apply to all PATROL for Windows Servers components.
To get complete compatibility information for BMC PATROL for Log Management, use the BMC Solution and Product Availability and Compatibility Utility on the Product Availability and Compatibility page.
Supported operating systems
Support for remote monitoring
Remote monitoring is supported on all UNIX-based operating systems. It is not supported on Microsoft Windows-based operating systems.
|Supported Operating Systems||Comments (if any)|
All components work with the following Windows operating systems:
IBM® AIX® 7.x is supported till 7.2.
Requirements for installing PATROL for Log Management
All security levels are supported. For more information about PATROL security, see Security.
|BMC TrueSight Operations Management|
If you are installing an agent or console with PATROL for Windows Servers, you must specify the port number to connect to all the agent computers.
|Disk space needed to install|
BMC products are certified for use on supported operating system versions. BMC does not explicitly test for OS patches/updates that are released after a BMC product is released.
BMC products should work fine with minor updates to these supported operating systems. For assistance, please contact BMC Customer Support.