The table below lists the software requirements for EA Client installations.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 32-bit and 64-bit
Microsoft Windows Server 2012, 32-bit and 64-bit
Microsoft Windows 7, 32-bit and 64-bit
Microsoft Windows 8, 32-bit and 64-bit
Microsoft Windows 10, 32-bit and 64-bit
For Oracle or DB2, one configured ODBC data source name (DSN) per database instance. The database client must be .NET-enabled. Oracle database client requirements are as follows:
Note: The pre-requisite software is automatically installed by the installer.
|Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher (optional)
|Required to view HTML report outputs.
|Microsoft Office (optional)
|Required by EA tools with reporting capabilities to save to Microsoft Office file formats. Excel is required for standard deviation charts in the Executive Report.
|Microsoft Visio (optional)
|Required to generate output as Microsoft Visio .VSD files.
Note: Visio .VDX files are XML-based and may be generated without Visio being installed on the EA Client.
|JRE 7 or higher (optional)
|Required for Java parsing.