Predator Virtual Machine/Hypervisor Requirements

Virtualizing Predator Applications

Support for the following VMware virtual machine platforms or hypervisors are included with all Predator applications:

  • VMware vSphere
  • VMware ESXi
  • VMware ESX Server
  • VMware GSX Server
  • VMware Workstation

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Support for the following Hyper-V virtual machine platforms or hypervisors are included with all Predator applications:

  • Hyper-V Server
  • Hyper-V with Windows 2008 Server
  • Hyper-V with Windows 2012 Server
  • Hyper-V with Windows 2016 Server - Requires v11

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NOTE: Includes support for 32 bit and 64 bit editions. The latest service packs for each hypervisor and OS should be installed.

Implementations utilizing VMware or Hyper-V hypervisors require purchasing Predator FLM to simplify license management within a hypervisor style environment. Support for Predator FLM's USB SIM requires exposing the bare metal USB port to the Predator VM, dedicating a USB port on another PC or utilizing a Network attached USB hub.

Other Predator Knowledge Base Articles:

The following Predator Knowledge Base Articles are available to help troubleshoot issues.