IBM Rational Products and WIndows 7 Support: UPDATED

*** UPDATED 4/2/2010***  new support for Rational Functional Tester, Rational Performance Tester, Rational Service Tester, Rational Quality Manager, ClearCase and ClearQuest

The following is from the IBM Support site. For those preparing to deploy or run the SDP on Windows 7. Note that some products are also supported on a linux desktop environment.

Microsoft Windows 7 support for Rational products


The Detailed System Requirements Documents for all IBM Rational Products should be reviewed for Operating System and Environment support. This document serves to notify you which Rational Products Support Microsoft Windows 7 as of its release.

Change History

Microsoft released Windows 7 in October 2009.

Where Windows 7 is mentioned below, the business release versions included (unless otherwise stated) are:
  • Windows 7 Professional
  • Windows 7 Enterprise

Details can be found on the Microsoft Web site: HERE

IBM Rational intends to provide client-side support for the following versions of Windows 7.
  • Windows 7 Professional 32 and 64 bit
  • Windows 7 Enterprise 32 and 64 bit
  • Windows 7 Ultimate 32 and 64 bit

  • Server components may not be supported on Windows 7
  • Refer to the product specific platform support pages and Technotes for Windows 7 support restrictions or limitations.

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