Supported Platforms

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    Couchbase Server is supported on several popular operating systems and virtual environments.

    Supported Operating Systems

    Make sure that your chosen operating system is listed in one of the following tables before you install Couchbase Server. See the release notes for information about platform support changes, including deprecated platforms.

    Couchbase clusters on mixed platforms are not supported. Nodes in a Couchbase cluster should all be running on the same OS, and every effort should be made to apply the same OS patches across the entire cluster.
    Table 1. Supported Operating Systems for Development, Testing, and Production
    Operating System Supported Versions (64-bit)

    Amazon Linux 2

    LTS

    Amazon Linux AMI

    2018.03

    2017.09

    CentOS

    8.x

    7.x

    Debian

    9.x

    8.x

    Oracle Linux[1]

    8.x

    7.x

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

    8.x

    7.x

    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)

    15.x

    12.x

    Ubuntu

    18.04

    16.04

    Windows Server

    2019

    2016

    Table 2. Supported Operating Systems for Development and Testing Only
    Operating System Supported Versions (64-bit)

    macOS

    10.14 "Mojave"

    10.13 "High Sierra"

    Windows Desktop

    10 (requires Anniversary Update)

    Supported Virtualization and Container Platforms

    Table 3. Supported VM and Container Platforms
    Platform Notes

    Docker

    Couchbase Server is compatible with Docker.

    Official Docker images are available on Docker Hub. Follow the best practices to run Couchbase Server on a virtualized environment.

    Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM)

    Couchbase Server is compatible with KVM.

    Follow the best practices to run Couchbase Server on a virtualized environment.

    Kubernetes

    First-party integration with Kubernetes is made available with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator.

    Red Hat OpenShift

    First-party integration with Red Hat OpenShift is made available with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator.

    VMware

    Couchbase Server is compatible with VMware.

    Follow the best practices to run Couchbase Server on a virtualized environment.

    Supported Web Browsers

    The Couchbase Web Console is supported on a variety of modern Web browsers.

    Table 4. Couchbase Web Console Supported Web Browsers
    Browser Operating System (64-bit) Browser Version

    Apple Safari

    macOS

    11+ (September 2017)

    Google Chrome

    macOS, Windows

    61+ (September 2017)

    Microsoft Edge

    Windows

    41.16299+ (September 2017)

    Mozilla Firefox

    macOS, Windows

    56+ (September 2017)


    1. Only the Red Hat Compatible Kernel (RHCK) is supported. The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK) is not supported.