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Platform Support

This page describes what versions of miscellaneous software is compatible with the current release of API Creator.

  • Tested with means that CA Technologies has tested these platforms and will provide full support.
  • Compatible with means that CA Technologies has not fully tested these platforms (other than the ones in the Tested with list, of course), but believes that they should work fine. If any problem is encountered, CA Technologies will make a best effort to provide support.

Minimum requirements for a host machine running the Software version of the CA Live API Creator:


   
 

Requirement

 

Minimum

 

Networking

 

IPv4 or IPv6 interface

 
Processor

single core processor minimum (dual core processor recommended), 2 GHz or faster


Memory
 
1 GB minimum (8 GB or above recommended) with 400 MB Java heap size
 

Operating System

 

Dedicated server running one of: 

·         Redhat Enterprise Linux 5.10 or 6.0-6.6

·         CentOS x64 version 6.5 or higher

Deployment in AWS environment including AWS Elastic BeanStalk is supported.

 

Java

 

Java SE Development Kit (JDK) 1.7.0 u75 or 1.8.0 u40

 

Java Servlet Container

 

Apache Tomcat 7.x (tested 7.0.64) or Tomcat 8.x (tested 8.0.28)

 

Business Database 

 
  • MySQL 5.6 or higher
  • MS SQL Server 2008 R2 or higher
  • Oracle 11g or higher
  • PostgreSQL 9.0 or higher
  • NuoDB 2.0 or higher
  • MongoDB 2.4 or higher
  • JavaDB/Derby version 10.8 or higher
 

Web Browsers

 
  • Chrome 
  • Safari
  • IE 11
 Admin Database 
  • MySQL 5.6.x (tested version: 5.6.23) with root user and password
  • MariaDB 10.x (tested version: 10.1) with root user and password
    • minimum 500 MB for tablespace (1 - 10 GB recommended)



The CA Live API Creator offers the option to run with an embedded JavaDB database that offers the full functionality for demonstration and evaluation purposes with advantage of not requiring MySQL or MariaDB to be present

 



Operating system

Tested with:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Mac OSX 10.10
  • CentOS Linux 6.7
  • Amazon Linux 3.14
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1

Compatible with:

  • Windows 7 and above
  • Mac OSX 10 and above
  • All versions of Linux 3.x and above
  • Most platforms that support JDK 1.7 should work


Java

Tested with:

  • JDK 1.7.0
  • JDK 1.8.0

Compatible with:

  • JDK 1.7 and above
  • JDK 1.6 and earlier are no longer supported


Java containers

Tested with:

  • Tomcat 7 and 8
  • Jetty 8
  • Glassfish 4.0

Compatible with:

  • Tomcat 7 and higher
  • Jetty 7 and higher
  • Glassfish 3.0 and higher
  • WebSphere 7.0 and higher
  • WebLogic 11g and higher
  • JBoss 6.0 and later

Databases

Tested with:

  • MySQL 5.6.19, 5.6.20, 5.6.21
  • Oracle 11.2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (aka 11.0)
  • PostgreSQL 9.4
  • NuoDB 2.1, 2.2
  • Vertica 7.1

Compatible with:

  • MySQL 5.5 and higher, except for admin DB which requires MySQL 5.6.4 or higher
  • Oracle 9 and higher
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and higher
  • PostgreSQL 9.0 and higher
  • NuoDB 2.0 and higher
  • Vertica 7.0 and higher


Drivers

Tested with:

  • MySQL JDBC 5.1.26
  • Oracle JDBC 12.1
  • Microsoft SQL Server JDBC 4.0
  • PostgreSQL JDBC 9.4
  • NuoDB JDBC 1.0
  • Vertica JDBC 7.1

Compatible with:

  • MySQL JDBC 5.1 and higher
  • Oracle JDBC 10 and higher
  • Microsoft SQL Server JDBC 4.0 and higher
  • PostgreSQL JDBC 9.0 and higher
  • NuoDB JDBC 1.0 and higher
  • Vertica JDBC 7.0 and higher