Guardium Supported Platforms for Files

Created by Anu Baskar on Thu, 07/09/2020 - 14:16
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Detailed System Requirements


Support for Monitoring, Discovery, and Classification of files on Linux, Unix, Windows, network-attached storage (NAS), and SharePoint.


Support for monitoring, discovery, and classification of files on Linux, UNIX, and Windows (LUW)
Supported platforms on LUW
Platform version Monitoring Discovery Classification
aix-6.1-aix-powerpc. Yes Yes Not supported
aix-7.1-aix-powerpc Yes Yes Not supported
aix-7.2-aix-powerpc Yes Yes Not supported
rhel-5-linux-i686 Yes Yes Yes
rhel-5-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-5-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Yes
rhel-5-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-6-linux-i686 Yes Yes Yes
rhel-6-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-6-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-6-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Yes
rhel-7-linux-ppc64le No Not supported Not supported
rhel-7-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-7-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-7-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Not supported
rhel-8-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Yes
rhel-8-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
rhel-8-linux-x86_64 Yes Not supported Not supported
suse-11-linux-i686 Yes Yes Yes
suse-11-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
suse-11-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Yes
suse-12-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Not supported
suse-12-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
suse-12-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Not supported
suse-15-linux-x86_64 Yes Yes Not supported
suse-15-linux-s390x Yes Not supported Not supported
suse-15-linux-ppc64 Yes Not supported Not supported
ubuntu-12.04-linux- x86/64 Yes Yes Yes
ubuntu-14.04-linux- x86/64 Yes Yes Not supported
ubuntu-16.04-linux x86/64 Yes Yes Not supported
ubuntu-18.04-linux x86/64 Yes Yes Not supported
Windows 2012 Server,
Windows 2012 R2 Server
Yes Yes Yes
Windows 2016
Yes Yes Yes
Windows 2019 Yes Yes Yes
Windows 2022 server Yes Yes Yes
Supported file formats on LUW
Supported file servers on LUW
HP-UX File System
AIX File System
Windows File Share (WFS)
MS File System
Novell SuSe File System
RedHat File System
Ubuntu File System

File Activity Monitoring (FAM) and File Discovery, Entitlement, and Classification (FDEC) for Network-Attached Storage (NAS) and SharePoint
Supported platforms for FAM and FDEC
Windows 2016
Windows 2012 R2
Windows 2012
Supported NAS devices
Hitachi 11.2+
NetApp Data ONTAP:
- Cluster-Mode 8.2+
- 7-Mode 7.2+
Dell VNX:
- VNX 8.1
- VNX 7.1
Dell PowerScale OneFS 7.0+
Dell Celerra 6.0+
Dell Unity
Supported SharePoint versions
SharePoint 2016
SharePoint 2013
SharePoint 2010
Supported file formats for FAM and FDEC
Access up-to-date documentation on the StealthBits website

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Name of the editor Summary of the update

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2018-09-05 Soonnee Chang remove Rhel4 support and add v10.1.4, v10.5 and v10.6 Soonnee
2018-12-04 Soonnee Chang add aix 7.2, ubuntu 16 , ubuntu18 and windows 2016 Sujana
2020-08-24 Ritu Raghuwanshi add redhat 8 and suse 15 [ppc,x64 and s390x] and remove ubuntu 10 and suse 10
OS and versions: Ritu
Request to update for 11.x: Anu
2020-08-25 Ritu Raghuwanshi add windows 2019 Usha
2020-08-26 Anu Added formatting for NAS and SharePoint and pulled in existing content
2020-09-02 Ritu Raghuwanshi 1) Remove Windows 2008 and 2008 R2 ... This is the same as Tali commented in this e-mail thread.
2) Remove "v11.x" from the Subject ... Because the target versions are written in the right pane (Software version: 11.0.0, 11.1.0, 11.2.0)
2020-09-03 Anu Updated title for FAM LUW Jill
2021-09-08 Anu Updated discovery support from yes to not supported in the following line:
rhel-8-linux-x86_64 yes not supported not supported
Note: Support for discovery must be changed back to "yes" after the issue GRD-54842 is fixed.
Amy. Per 
2022-10-03 Anu
Removed references to EMC and Isilon
Old: EMC Celerra/VNX/Unity
New:Dell Celerra /VNX/Unity
Old: Dell Isilon 
New: Dell PowerScale OneFS
2022-12-07 Anu Removed Guardium versions 11.0 and 11.1 from the taxonomy on the sidebar as these versions are no longer published
2023-09.23 Suhasini Added windows server 2022

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Modified date:
29 January 2024