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InstantKB System Requirements

Here you can find a complete list of minimum system requirements in order to install InstantKB on-premise on your own servers.

Production Environment

Web Server

  • Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2012 R2, 2008 (64 bit recommended)
  • .NET Framework 4..5
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) 10, 8 or 7 (both classic & integrated app pools are supported)
  • Azure Web Apps are also supported.

Database Server

  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2016, 2014, 2012 (64 bit recommended)
  • SQL Server Express Editions are also supported
  • SQL Azure is also supported.

Development Environment

Web Server

  • Windows 7, 8 or 10 Premium / Professional (32 or 64-bit)
  • .NET Framework 4.5
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) 10, 8 or 7 (both classic & integrated app pools are supported)
  • Visual Studio 2015, 2013 (C# source code)

Database Server

  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2016, 2014, 2012 (32 or 64 bit)
  • SQL Server Express Editions are also supported

Development Tools

In order to modify source code within our products we would recommend Visual Studio. Both Microsoft® Visual Studio 2015 and 2013 are supported. Visual Studio is not required to customize the look & feel, create new skins or modify the HTML contained within the template files. Visual Studio is only required if you intend to modify the product source code.