TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Service and Web Client (Business Author and Consumer) System Requirements - 7.10.x

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System requirement changes from the previous version (7.9.x)

TIBCO Spotfire Web Client (Business Author and Consumer)
Category Requirement
Web Browser Windows:

Increased Minimum Supported versions
  • Google Chrome 52 or higher
  • Microsoft Edge 38 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox 49 or higher

Mac OS X 10.x (10.8 or higher):

Increased Minimum Supported versions
  • Google Chrome 52 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox 49 or higher
  • Safari 9.1 or higher

TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Service
Category Requirement
TIBCO Spotfire Software Updated supported version
  • Connection to a TIBCO Spotfire Server 7.10.x, with a TIBCO Spotfire 7.10.x deployment
Connectors (Optional) The supported (Data) Connectors have been updated. Please refer to the TIBCO Spotfire Connectors System Requirements page for more information.

Planned system requirement changes for the next version

Listed below are the currently known planned system requirement changes for the next version. This information is provided for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice.

  • There are no currently known system requirements changes

System requirements for version 7.10.x

TIBCO Spotfire Web Client (Business Author and Consumer)
TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Service


TIBCO Spotfire Web Client (Business Author and Consumer) - version 7.10.x
Category Requirement
Hardware
Processor Minimum: 1 GHz, 32 or 64-bit
RAM
  • Minimum: 1 GB
  • Recommended: 1 GB or greater
Display 1024x768 pixel resolution or higher, 16 bit high colors or greater
Software
Operating System Any of the following:
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Mac OS X 10.x (10.8 or higher)
  • iOS 9.0 or higher *
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or higher

NOTE *: Using iPhone, support is limited to consumption of specially prepared analyses. For more information on this, please refer to Designing TIBCO Spotfire® Analytics for Small-Screen Display.

NOTE *: System Requirements for TIBCO Spotfire for Apple iPad ("Spotfire App") can be found here

Web Browser Any of the following:

Windows:
  • Google Chrome 52 or higher
  • Microsoft Edge 38 or higher
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10, 11
  • Mozilla Firefox 49 or higher
Mac OS X 10.x (10.8 or higher):
  • Google Chrome 52 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox 49 or higher
  • Safari 9.1 or higher
iOS 9.0 or higher **:
  • Safari
Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or higher:
  • Google Chrome Browser


The following requirements are valid for all web browsers:
  • JavaScript must be enabled
  • Session cookies must be allowed

NOTE **: Using iPhone, support is limited to consumption of specially prepared analyses. For more information on this, please refer to Designing TIBCO Spotfire® Analytics for Small-Screen Display.

TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Service - version 7.10.x
Category Requirement
Hardware
Processor
  • Minimum: 2 Cores (Intel Core i3 or equivalent), 2 GHz, 64-bit
  • Recommended: 6 Cores or more (Intel Xeon E5 or equivalent), 2 GHz or higher, 64-bit
RAM
  • Minimum: 16 GB per instance.
  • Recommended: 16 to ~50 GB per instance. If more than 50 GB RAM is available per instance, it is generally more beneficial to add an additional instance.

The minimum amount of RAM is only suitable for basic test systems, or systems with very few simultaneous users. Production servers with large analyses and/or many simultaneous users will require significantly more RAM. Contact TIBCO for further assistance with this.
Hard Disk space
  • Minimum: 10 GB for a small test system
  • Recommended: Having at least two times the RAM size as available disk space

NOTE: The Web Player will use the hard disk for temp files, paging and caching (Scheduled Updates caching and SBDF caching).
Software
Operating System Any of the following:
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 *
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 or higher

NOTE: 64-bit versions required.
NOTE: * Containers are not supported.
Microsoft .NET Framework Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.5.x (4.5.2 and higher), 4.6.x

NOTE: On Microsoft Windows Server 2012 (all variants), Microsoft .NET Framework version 3.5 needs to be enabled as well.

NOTE: Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.x works side by side with older Framework (3.5 and earlier) versions, but performs an in-place update for .NET Framework 4.

NOTE: Microsoft .NET Framework requires Administrator rights to complete installation.

Click here to download Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2
TIBCO Spotfire Software Connection to a TIBCO Spotfire Server 7.10.x, with a TIBCO Spotfire 7.10.x deployment.

NOTE: Please note that it is recommended to run the TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Server Service on a dedicated system (physical or virtual) - not shared with a TIBCO Spotfire Server or other applications
Installation Privileges on Windows TIBCO Spotfire Web Player Service 7.10.x must be installed under a Windows user account with full administrative privileges.
Microsoft Office (Optional) The following versions of Microsoft Office are supported for Office-dependent functionality:
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Microsoft Office 2016, 32- and 64-bit versions
  • Microsoft Office 2013, 32- and 64-bit versions
  • Microsoft Office 2010, 32- and 64-bit versions
  • Microsoft Office 2007

NOTE: Microsoft Office needs to be installed in order to use Spotfire (Web Player) functionality that integrates with Office products, such as importing data from Microsoft Access or when importing data from old Excel file versions. An alternative to installing Microsoft Office is to just install the drivers - Office System Driver: Data Connectivity Components (also referred to as "Microsoft Access Database Engine") - instead.
Connectors (Optional) The following are the supported (Data) Connectors:
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Amazon Redshift 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Apache Spark SQL 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Attivio 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Cloudera Hive 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Cloudera Impala 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Cisco ("Composite") Information Server 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Google Analytics 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Hortonworks 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for HP Vertica 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for IBM DB2 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for IBM Netezza 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Microsoft SQL Server 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for OData 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Oracle 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Oracle Essbase 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Oracle MySQL 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Pivotal Greenplum 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Pivotal HAWQ 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for PostgreSQL 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Salesforce.com 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for SAP HANA 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse (SAP BW) 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Teradata 7.10
  • TIBCO Spotfire Connector for Teradata Aster 7.10
Connector System requirements can be found here.