This topic presents announcements for current version of BMC Database Automation (BDA). These changes can affect the way in which you configure or run the installed version of the product, or how you plan the deployment of future versions.
For BDA product support information, see Support information.
Support for platforms, databases, and browsers
The following databases, OSs, and browsers are no longer supported:
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Oracle Solaris 8
IBM AIX 5.3
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 2003
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 9
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
Microsoft Internet Explorer 10
Additionally, there is no longer Manager support for servers running Red Hat Enterprise Linux release 4.
Support for Application Schemas
Beginning with BDA 8.8, Application Schema functionality is being deprecated and is no longer supported.
Deprecated support for operating system versions from a future release
Support for the following operating systems will be deprecated from the next release of the product:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5
- Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows Server 2008