In the table below, we list the supported Linux Operating System distributions. You should verify that your intended platform is supported in the table prior to installation.
## Supported Linux distributions:
|[OL](🔗) (Formerly OEL)||7||64-bit||Supported|
|[Ubuntu (LTS)](🔗)||16.04 (Xenial)||64-bit||Supported|
|[Ubuntu (LTS)](🔗)||18.04 (Bionic Beaver)||64-bit||Supported|
The Opsview Monitor software is tested against all latest package updates to include major fixes and security updates across all distributions. It is recommended you ensure that your target platform has the most up-to-date packages, fixes and so on. Furthermore, ensure you use the latest stable release of your distribution unless stated elsewhere in your documentation that is needed to successfully run Opsview Monitor.
Opsview Monitor supports the following _virtualization_ technologies in combination with supported operating systems (see above); this is limited to our ability to test and diagnose issues. You should verify that your intended virtualization platform is supported in the following list:
Parallels (for evaluation only, not production systems)
VMware Player (for evaluation only, not production systems)