Solid-State Drives and Caching
Intel® Cache Acceleration Software
FAQ Operating Systems

What Microsoft Windows* operating systems are supported?
Windows Server 2008 R2*, any SP, 64-bit only.

Are Virtual environments supported?
Yes. The following VM platforms are supported when Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit is running as a guest:

  • VMware* ESXi
  • Windows Hyper-V
  • Citrix* XenServer*

Is Windows Server 2012* supported?
Yes. Support for the operating system was added with the release of version 2.5.

Is Linux* supported?
Yes. Cache Acceleration Software for Linux has been released and supports RHEL 5.6, 6.1 and SLES 11 SP1.

Are any client versions of Windows like Windows 7* or 8* supported?
No. Only Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit is supported.

Are any 32-bit operating systems supported?
No. Only Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit is supported.

This applies to:

Intel® Cache Acceleration Software

Solution ID: CS-033972
Last Modified: 19-Nov-2013
Date Created: 07-Jan-2013
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