Operating system

The table below displays the supported operating systems for each ESET Remote Administrator component recommended for small and medium-sized business. See also a full list of supported operating systems.

Operating System

Server

Agent

RD Sensor

MDM

Windows Server 2003 SP2 and R2

X

X

X

 

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Core

X

X

X

X

Windows Server 2008 SP2

X

X

X

X

Windows Server 2012 (including R2)

X

X

X

X

Windows Server 2016

X

X

X

X

Microsoft SBS 2003 SP2 and R2 **

X

X

X

 

Microsoft SBS 2008 SP2 **

 

X

X

 

Microsoft SBS 2011 Standard and Essential

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

 

Windows 7 SP1

X*

X

X

X*

Windows 8 / 8.1

X*

X

X

X*

Windows 10

X*

X

X

X*

* Installing ERA components on a client OS might not be aligned with Microsoft licensing policy. Check Microsoft licensing policy or consult your software supplier for details.

** Microsoft SQL Server Express included with Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is not supported by ESET Remote Administrator. If you want to run your ERA database on SBS, you must use a newer version of Microsoft SQL Server Express or MySQL. For more details and instructions, see Installation on Windows SBS / Essentials.