System Requirements

Memory

Memory requirements for running an ownCloud server are greatly variable, depending on the numbers of users and files, and volume of server activity. ownCloud needs a minimum of 128MB RAM, and we recommend a minimum of 512MB.

Supported Platforms

If you are not able to use one or more of the above tools, the following options are also supported.

Server

  • Debian 7 and 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 and 12 SP1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux/Centos 6.5 and 7 (7 is 64-bit only)
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Web Server

  • Apache 2.4 with mod_php

Databases

  • Oracle 11g (Enterprise edition only)
  • PostgreSQL

Hypervisors

  • Hyper-V
  • VMware ESX
  • Xen
  • KVM

Desktop

  • Windows 7+
  • Mac OS X 10.7+ (64-bit only)
  • Ubuntu 16.10
  • Ubuntu 16.04
  • Ubuntu 14.04
  • Debian 7.0
  • Debian 8.0
  • CentOS 7
  • Fedora 24
  • Fedora 25
  • openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • openSUSE Leap 42.2

Note

For Linux distributions, we support, if technically feasible, the latest 2 versions per platform and the previous LTS.

Mobile

  • iOS 9.0+
  • Android 4.0+

Web Browser

  • IE11+ (except Compatibility Mode)
  • Firefox 14+
  • Chrome 18+
  • Safari 5+

See Manual Installation on Linux for minimum software versions for installing ownCloud.

Database Requirements for MySQL / MariaDB

The following is currently required if you’re running ownCloud together with a MySQL / MariaDB database:

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