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Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager Current Branch

UNL Apps Web Browser Compatibility

  • Safari
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or later

Windows Operating System Compatibility

The Below Operating Systems currently support all available features. With the upcoming retirement of Windows XP, this matrix may change.

Windows Version Inventory Imaging Sofware Center Remote Management
Windows XP Professional SP3 x86 √* √* √*
Windows XP Professional 64-Bit SP2 √* √* √*
Windows Vista Buisness SP2
Windows Vista Enterprise SP2
Windows Vista Ultimate SP2
Windows 7 /7 SP1 Professional
Windows 7 / 7 SP1 Enterprise
Windows 7 / 7 SP1 Ultimate
Windows 8 Pro / Enterprise
Windows 8.1 Pro / Enterprise
Windows Server 2003 √* √* √*
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2

* Requires Microsoft Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) to be manually installed

System Requirements for the Configuration Manager Client

The following are minimum requirements for Windows-based computers that you manage with Configuration Manager.

Requirement Details
Processor and Memory Please Refer to the System Requirements for the installed operating system
Disk Space

500 MB available disk space, with 5 GB recommended for the Configuration Manager client cache.

Less disk space is required if you use customized settings to install the Configuration Manager client. Please conact the SCCM administrators for more information.

The following are additional hardware requirements for optional functionality in Configuration Manager.

Function System Requirements
Operating System Deployment 384 MB of RAM
Software Center 500 MHz processor
Remote Control Pentium 4 Hyper-Threaded 3 GHz (single core) or comparable CPU, with at least a 1 GB RAM for optimal experience.

For more information, please contact the Configuration Manager Administrators, Shawn Aguirre and Phil Redfern.