Product support and compatibility charts for SPSS Statistics

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Which product releases are supported on which platforms for SPSS Statistics?

Answer

Legacy SPSS Statistics releases are shown below.
For Compatibility information, supported operating systems, prerequisites, hypervisors and hardware requirements since the IBM acquisition (SPSS releases >= IBM SPSS Statistics 19.0), please refer to:
IBM Software Product Compatibility Reports

For product support information for products released since the IBM acquisition (>= SPSS Statistics 19.0), please refer to the Product Lifecycle Reports. View other SPSS and ShowCase Legacy Product Support Charts.


Product
Version
Release Date
PASW Statistics 18.0 (Client and Server (all platforms)
18.0
Aug 2009
Sep 30, 2011
Sep 30, 2012
PASW Statistics 17.0 Client and Server (all platforms)
17.0
Aug 2008
Sep 30, 2010
Sep 30, 2012
PASW Statistics 17.0 SmartReader
17.0
Aug 2008
Sep 30, 2010
Sep 30, 2010
SPSS 16.0 Client and Server (all platforms)
16.0
Aug 2007
April 1, 2010
April 1, 2010
SPSS SmartViewer 16.0
16.0
Aug 2007
April 1, 2010
April 1, 2010
SPSS for Windows and SPSS Server 15.0 and earlier
15.0
Aug 2006
April 1, 2009
April 1, 2009
SPSS SmartViewer 15.0 and earlier
15.0
Aug 2006
April 1, 2009
April 1, 2009
SPSS Advantage for Excel 2007
1.0
Mar 2007
September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015
SPSS Statistical Services for SQL Server 2005
1.0
Dec 2005
Nov 30, 2009
Nov 30, 2009

Compatibility charts for legacy releases are shown below. For compatibility charts for products released since the IBM acquisition (>= SPSS Statistics 20.0), please refer to the IBM Software Product Compatibility Reports

NOTE: A blank cell below signifies NO support. In addition, if a certain platform that you are interested in is NOT listed, then it is NOT supported.

Windows

Product
Vers
Microsoft Windows
7 32-bit (x86)
Microsoft Windows
7 64-bit (x64)
Microsoft Windows
Vista 32-bit (x86)
Microsoft Windows
Vista 64-bit (x64)
Win XP
32-bit (x86)
Win XP
64-bit (x64)
Windows 2008 Server 32-bit
Windows 2008 Server 64-bit
Windows 2003
Server
32-bit (x86)
Windows 2003
Server

64-bit
IBM SPSS Statistics for Windows 19.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
1*
IBM SPSS Statistics Developer for Windows 19.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
1*
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for Windows 19.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
PASW Statistics for Windows 18.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
1*
PASW Statistics Developer for Windows 18.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
*1
Yes
1*
PASW Statistics Server for Windows 18.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
SPSS Advantage for Excel 2007 1.0
 
 
 
 
Yes *2
Yes
 
 
Yes
Yes
SPSS Statistical Services for SQL Server 2005 *4 1.0
 
 
 
 
Yes
Yes
 
 
Yes
Yes

*1   You must have a network license.
*2   Supported on Windows XP Service Pack 2.
*3   SPSS Client will run in 32-bit compatibility mode
*4 Also supported on Windows 2000 Professional
Macintosh

Product
Version
OS 10.6
(Snow Leopard)
OS 10.5
(Leopard)
IBM SPSS Statistics for Macintosh 19.0* 1
Yes
Yes
IBM SPSS Statistics Developer for Macintosh 19.0* 1
Yes
Yes
PASW Statistics for Macintosh 18.0* 1
Yes
Yes
PASW Statistics Developer for Macintosh 18.0* 1
Yes
Yes

* 1 - Not supported on Mac PowerPC processors
* 2 - Please see http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3258

Linux

Product
Version
Red Hat ES
Version 5
32-bit (x86)
Red Hat ES
Version 5
64-bit (x64)
Red Hat ES
Version 4
32-bit (x86)
Red Hat ES
Version 4
64-bit (x64)
Debian 5.0
Debian 4.0
SUSE Linux
for System z
IBM SPSS Statistics for Linux 19.0
Yes *1
 
Yes *1
 
Yes *1
 
 
PASW Statistics for Linux 18.0
Yes *1
 
Yes *1
 
 
Yes *1
 
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for Linux 19.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
 
Yes *2
PASW Statistics Server for Linux 18.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
 
 

*1   The Linux OS must meet the following requirements (32 bit only): Kernel 2.6.3, glibc 2.8, libstdc++5, XFree86-4.7
*2   SUSE Linux for System z® – zOS 1.11, zVM 5.4, SLES 10
AIX

Product
Version
AIX 5L
Version 7.0 (64-bit)
AIX 5L
Version 6.1 (64-bit)
AIX 5L
Version 5.3 (64-bit)
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for AIX (64-bit) 19.0
Yes *1
Yes
Yes
PASW Statistics Server for AIX (64-bit) 18.0
 
Yes
Yes
*1   19.0.0.1 FixPack required


HP-UX

Product
Version
HP-UX 11i v3(64-bit Itanium)
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for HP-UX 19.0
Yes
PASW Statistics Server for HP-UX 18.0
Yes


Solaris

Product
Version
Solaris 10
(64-bit)
Solaris 9
(64-bit)
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for Solaris (64-bit) 19.0
Yes
Yes
PASW Statistics Server for Solaris (64-bit) 18.0
Yes
Yes

Virtual Environment Support

Product
Version
Microsoft Windows 2003
Terminal Services
Citrix Presentation
Server 4.5
IBM SPSS Statistics for Windows 19.0
Yes *
Yes *
PASW Statistics for Windows 18.0
Yes *
Yes *

* You must have a network license.


Product
Version
VMWare ESX
Server 3.0
IBM SPSS Statistics Server for Windows 19.0
Yes
PASW Statistics Server for Windows 18.0
Yes
Note:
  • The comprehensive list of databases, database versions, and platforms supported by the DataDirect ODBC drivers used by SPSS Inc. products can be found at http://www.datadirect.com/products/odbc/matrix/connectodbc.htm. This matrix is intended solely as a directive as to which combinations are to be tested successfully by SPSS Q&A for the product in question to be considered stable and ready for release. It is not intended as a comprehensive listing of all databases on all available platforms from which SPSS products should be able to access data.

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More support for:

SPSS Statistics

Software version:

18.0, 19.0

Operating system(s):

Platform Independent

Reference #:

1506855

Modified date:

2014-03-25

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