Installation Prerequisites

This section describes the prerequisites for Adabas Vista Version 8.2.

Operating Systems

Adabas Vista is compatible with the following operating system environments:

  • z/OS

  • z/VSE

  • BS2000

For information regarding Software AG product compatibility with IBM platforms and any IBM requirements for Software AG products, please review the Product Compatibility for IBM Platforms web page.

For more information about supported operating systems, refer to the Adabas Installation documentation.

Software Prerequisites


Adabas Vista can be used with

  • any supported level of Adabas, or

  • any supported level of Adabas Cluster Services, or

  • any supported level of Adabas Parallel Services.

Refer to the Adabas documentation for more information.

Adabas System Coordinator

Adabas Vista requires that you first install the Adabas System Coordinator. Refer to the Adabas System Coordinator documentation for more information.


Natural is required by the Online Services application SYSAVI. Any supported level of Natural can be used.

Refer to the Natural documentation for more information.