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What Java versions are ForgeRock products supported on?

Last updated May 28, 2019

The purpose of this article is to provide information on the supported Java® versions across the ForgeRock platform (AM/OpenAM, DS/OpenDJ, IDM/OpenIDM and IG/OpenIG).


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Oracle® JDK

Note

End of Public Updates for Oracle JDK 8

Since January 2019, Oracle no longer posts updates of Java SE 8 to its public download sites for commercial use. If you need continued access to critical bug fixes and security fixes, as well as general maintenance for Java SE 8 or previous versions, you can get long term support through Oracle Java SE Subscription or Oracle Java Desktop Subscription. For more information and details on how to receive longer term support for Oracle JDK 8, please see the Oracle Java SE Support Roadmap.

Platform 5 and later

  Platform 6.5 Platform 6 Platform 5.5 Platform 5
Access Management 8, 11 8 8 7, 8
Directory Services 8, 11 8, 9 8 7, 8
Identity Management 8, 11 8 8 7, 8
Identity Gateway 8 8 8 7, 8

Pre-Platform 5

  Oracle JDK 8 Oracle JDK 7
OpenAM 13.x Yes Yes
OpenDJ 3.x Yes Yes
OpenIDM 4.x Yes Yes
OpenIG 4.x Yes Yes

Java Agents

  Oracle JDK 11 Oracle JDK 8 Oracle JDK 7
Java Agent 5.6 Yes Yes --
Java Agent 5.5 -- Yes --
Java Agent 5 -- Yes --
JEE agents 3.5.x -- Yes Yes

* Web Agents 4 and later do not have any Java dependencies. Earlier versions did require Java in order to run the installer.

OpenJDK

Platform 5 and later

  Platform 6.5 Platform 6 Platform 5.5 Platform 5
Access Management 8, 11 8 8 8
Directory Services 8, 11 8, 9 8 7, 8
Identity Management 8, 11 8 8 7, 8
Identity Gateway 8, 11 8 8 8

Pre-Platform 5

  OpenJDK 8 OpenJDK 7
OpenAM 13.x -- --
OpenDJ 3.x Yes Yes
OpenIDM 4.x Yes Yes
OpenIG 4.x Yes Yes

Java Agents

  OpenJDK 11 OpenJDK 8
Java Agent 5.6 Yes Yes
Java Agent 5.5 -- Yes
Java Agent 5 -- Yes
JEE agents 3.5.x -- --

* Web Agents 4 and later do not have any Java dependencies. Earlier versions did require Java in order to run the installer.

IBM® SDK (Websphere® only)

Note

Only AM/OpenAM and Java Agents have been validated with the IBM SDK.

AM/OpenAM

  IBM SDK 8 IBM SDK 7
AM 6.x Yes --
AM 5.5 Yes --
AM 5 -- Yes
OpenAM 13.x -- Yes

Java Agents

  IBM SDK 8 IBM SDK 7
Java Agent 5.6 Yes --
Java Agent 5.5 Yes --
Java Agent 5 Yes --
JEE agents 3.5.x Yes Yes

See Also

What operating systems are ForgeRock products supported on?

Platform compatibility

AM Release Notes › Java Requirements

DS Release Notes › Preparing the Java Environment

IDM Release Notes › Preparing the Java Environment

IG Release Notes › Java Requirements



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