System requirements

Article:HOWTO98469  |  Created: 2014-05-15  |  Updated: 2014-05-15  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO98469
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System requirements

You manage your Symantec.cloud account through your web browser. For the computers that you use to manage your account, you can use most Windows, Linux or Macintosh computers. Computers running the Protection Agent require a Windows operating system.

Management console browser access requirements

  • Cookies enabled

  • JavaScript enabled

  • SSL enabled

  • Firewall ports 80 and 443 permitted

  • Email address for user accounts, alerts, and reports

Table: Browser requirements

Browser

Version(s)

Microsoft Internet Explorer

8 or later (For best results use IE 10+)

Mozilla Firefox

Only the latest version is supported

Google Chrome

Only the latest version is supported

Other browsers

May work but not supported

Platform Agent, Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition cloud-managed, and BackupExec.cloud client requirements

  • AMD ot Intel-based hardware

  • Disk space

    • Desktops and laptops: 800 MB

    • Servers: 1000 MB

Table: Operating system (OS) requirements

Operating system

Edition

Service pack (SP)

Architecture

Storage Server

Microsoft Windows 7

Enterprise

SP1

x64 and x86

Yes

Microsoft Windows 7

Professional

SP1

x64 and x86

Yes

Microsoft Windows 7

Ultimate

SP1

x64 and x86

Yes (x86 only)

Microsoft Windows 8

  

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows 8

Enterprise

 

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows 8

Pro

 

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows 8.1

  

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows 8.1

Enterprise

 

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows 8.1

Pro

 

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Enterprise

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Standard

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2

Standard

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Enterprise

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Standard

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Datacenter

SP1

x64

Yes

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Enterprise

SP1

x64

Yes

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Standard

SP1

x64

Yes

Microsoft Windows Server 2012

Datacenter

 

x64

Yes

Microsoft Windows Server 2012

Standard

 

x64

Yes

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

Standard

 

x64

No

Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008

Standard

SP2

x64

No

Microsoft Windows Vista

Business

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Vista

Enterprise

SP2

x64 and x86

No

Microsoft Windows Vista

Ultimate

SP2

x86

No

Microsoft Windows XP

Professional

SP2

x64

No

Microsoft Windows XP

Professional

SP3

x86

No

See Internet access requirements


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