System Requirements

If you plan to use capabilities that are offered through the Xilinx SDK or the Xilinx Software Command-Line Tool (XSCT), then you also need to meet the hardware and software requirements that are specific to that capability.

The following table lists the hardware and software requirements:
Hardware Requirements CPU Speed 2.2 GHz minimum or higher; Hyper-threading (HHT) or Multi-core recommended.
Processor Intel Pentium 4, Intel Core Duo, or Xeon Processors; SSE2 minimum
Memory/RAM 2 GB or higher
Display Resolution 1024×768 or higher at normal size (96 dpi)
Supported Operating Systems
Note: 32-bit machine support is now only available through Lab Tools and Hardware Server standalone product installers.
  • Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
  • Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
    • 6.6-6.9 (64-bit)
    • 7.0-7.1 (64-bit)
  • CentOS:
    • 6.7-6.8 (64-bit)
    • 7.2-7.3 (64-bit)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise:
    • 11.4 (64-bit)
    • 12.2 (64-bit)
  • Ubuntu Linux 16.04.2 LTS (64-bit)
    Note: Additional library installation required.
Disk Space Based on the components selected during installation.