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What versions of DS are compatible with AM?

Last updated Jan 12, 2023

The purpose of this article is to provide compatibility information between DS and AM versions. This includes the embedded DS versions shipped with AM and, the supported Java® versions for each combination.

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DS and AM compatibility

Embedded DS

Embedded DS versions are shipped with AM and cannot be upgraded; however, when you upgrade to a newer version of AM, the embedded DS instance is also upgraded. The following embedded DS versions are included with AM:

AM versions Embedded DS version
AM 7.2 DS 7.2
AM 7.1.3 DS 7.1.4
AM 7.1.2 DS 7.1.2
AM 7.1.1 DS 7.1.1
AM 7.1 DS 7.1
AM 7 and 7.0.x DS 7
AM 6.5.5 DS 6.5.6
AM 6.5.4 DS 6.5.5
AM 6.5.3 DS 6.5.4
AM 6.5.2 and 6.5.2.x DS 6.5.2
AM 6.5.1 DS 6.5.1
AM 6.5 and 6.5.0.x DS 6.5
AM 6 and 6.0.0.x DS 6

External DS

The following matrix indicates compatibility between AM and external DS versions:

  DS 7.x DS 6.x
AM 7.x ✔️ ✔️
AM 6.x ✔️ ✔️

It is strongly recommended that you always upgrade to the latest maintenance releases for whichever versions of AM and DS you have deployed.

Java Compatibility

Java 11

  • AM 6.5 and later
  • DS 6.5 and later

Java 9

  • DS 6 only

Java 8

  • AM 6.x
  • DS 6.x

Software and Hardware requirements



See Also

What operating systems are ForgeRock products supported on?

ForgeRock End of Service Life (EOSL) Policy and EOSL Dates | AM, DS and IDM

FAQ: Installing AM

FAQ: Upgrading AM

FAQ: Installing and configuring DS

Installing and configuring AM

Installing and Administering DS

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