System Requirements

Operating System Support

Lumerical Software supports the following systems:

  • Windows® 7, 8.1, 10 (64 bit editions only)
  • Windows Server® 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016
  • Requires macOS® 10.12 (Sierra) or 10.13 (High Sierra)
  • RedHat® Enterprise Linux® 6, 7 (64 bit editions only; GLX required for visualizations)
  • RedHat® Enterprise Linux® 5 (64 bit edition only; supported for INTERCONNECT only)
  • Amazon EC2
  • Microsoft Azure
  • HPC network technologies including: Infiniband, Myrinet, Gb and 10Gb Ethernet
  • MPI frameworks including: Microsoft MPI, MPICH, OpenMPI, IntelMPI and other commercial MPI distributions
  • HPC schedulers including: Platform LSF, PBS Pro, OpenPBS, Condor and Sun Grid Engine

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Lumerical software has limited support on other operating systems that are known to be compatible with the supported systems listed above. This includes Windows Server editions, as well as community Linux editions such as Fedora and OpenSUSE.  For operating systems not explicitly listed under supported systems, Lumerical encourages users to evaluate the software tools on the desired platform and to contact us for installation support if necessary.

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