Supported operating systems
ITRS Opsview supports the following Linux distributions for your Opsview Monitor environment. You must verify that your intended platform is supported in the list below prior to installation.
|Operating system||Version supported||Architecture||STATUS||FIPS support|
|Debian||10.x (Buster)||64-bit||Supported (Required upgrade instructions from Debian 8)||Unsupported|
|Debian||8.x (Jessie)||64-bit||Unsupported in 6.6.4 and newer version||Unsupported|
|CentOS||7.x||64-bit||Supported||Supported beginning 6.5.4 and newer version|
|RHEL 7.x||64-bit||Supported||Supported beginning 6.5.4 and newer version|
|RHEL||8.x||64-bit||Supported||Supported beginning 6.5.4 and newer version (requires additional configuration; see FIPS compatibilities|
|OL (Formerly OEL)||7.x||64-bit||Supported||Supported beginning 6.5.4 and newer version|
|Ubuntu (LTS)||18.04 (Bionic Beaver)||64-bit||Supported||Unsupported|
|Ubuntu (LTS)||20.04 (Focal Fossa)||64-bit||Supported||Unsupported|
|Ubuntu (LTS)||16.04 (Xenial Xerus)||64-bit||Supported until 6.5 only||Unsupported|
The Opsview Monitor software is tested against all latest package updates to include major fixes and security updates across all distributions. It is recommended you ensure that your target platform has the most up-to-date packages, fixes and so on. Furthermore, ensure you use the latest stable release of your distribution unless stated elsewhere in your documentation that is needed to successfully run Opsview Monitor.
Opsview Monitor supports the following virtualisation technologies in combination with supported operating systems (see above); this is limited to our ability to test and diagnose issues. You must verify that your intended virtualisation platform is supported in the following list:
- Parallels (for evaluation only, not production systems)
- VMware Player (for evaluation only, not production systems)
- VMware Server
- VMware ESX/ESXi
- Xen Hypervisor
- KVM Hypervisor
- Microsoft Hyper-V
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS)
Opsview Monitor will run on specific FIPS-compliant operating systems with FIPS mode enabled (see the support table above). Different packages may be installed on FIPS-enabled systems. This is managed automatically by opsview-deploy, so you can follow the usual installation instructions.
NoteTo enable FIPS on a system which already has Opsview installed, please contact the Customer Success team.
SNMP Privacy Protocol Support
For more information, see SNMP Privacy Protocol Support.