System Requirements

1. System Requirements

FusionAuth will install and run on nearly any system. We have done our best to document the supported configurations here. If you have any questions about platform support, please contact us. Please read through this documentation and ensure you have met all of the requirements before continuing with the installation of FusionAuth.

2. Operating System

  • Linux - all distributions (64-bit)

  • macOS 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit) w/ Windows Management Framework 5.0 or newer

  • Windows 10 (64-bit) w/ Windows Management Framework 5.0 or newer

3. Database

  • MySQL 5.7.9 or newer.

    • IBM Compose for MySQL or other MysQL platforms that utilize MySQL Group Replication are not supported.

    • MariaDB and Percona are known to work, however these variants are not actively tested against by FusionAuth. Please do let us know if you run into an issue.

  • PostgreSQL 9.5 or newer

4. Elasticsearch

  • Elasticsearch is a core required for FusionAuth

  • You can use the fusionauth-search package or any other Elasticsearch service including a cloud hosted service or just downloading it and installing it yourself from

  • Version 6.3.x is the currently supported version, later versions may work as well but may not have been tested for compatibility.