Windows Server 2008 or higher (x64 Installation)

Tested and released versions:
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2

.NET Framework

.NET Framework 4.5.2 or higher is required. If not installed it will be downloaded by the setup.

Visual C++ Redistributable 2015

The Visual C++ Redistributable 2015 (x64) is included in the setup and will be automatically installed.


MaxDb 7.8.2 or higher. MaxDb or higher is recommended (see SAP note

Backup product (VSS requestor)

All VSS backup products that support following features are supported:
  • Component selection mode
  • Snapshot Backup
Explicit tested and released backup products:
  • Veeam B&R 8 or higher
  • Windows Server Backup
  • BackupAssist