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Supported Operating Systems

OS Support:
Windows Vista SP2
Windows 7 SP1
Windows 8
Windows 10
Ubuntu Linux
Mac OS X 10.7.3+

Java Support:
Java 8 (recommended), Java 8 info
Java 7

Supported Databases

These are the databases tested with DbVisualizer. Use the links to show JDBC driver information, database specific support and specific DbVisualizer features supported for each of the databases.

Database Tested
JDBC Driver Database Specific
DB2 LUW 8.2+, 9.7, 10.x Info Read More List
H2 1.3, 1.4 Info Read More List
Informix 9, 10, 11, 12 Info Read More List
JavaDB/Derby 10 Info Read More List
Microsoft SQL Server 2000-2014 Info Read More List
Mimer SQL 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 10 Info Read More List
MySQL 3.23, 4, 5 Info Read More List
NuoDB 2.0.4 Info Read More List
Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g, 12c Info Read More List
PostgreSQL 8, 9 Info Read More List
SQLite 3.6, 3.8.6 Info Read More List
Sybase ASE 12.5, 15 Info Read More List
Vertica 6.1.3, 7.0, 7.1 Info Read More List

Other Databases

Any database that can be accessed with a JDBC driver can be used with DbVisualizer. While we do not test with all of them ourselves, we try to help out with these as well if things don't work as expected. Many of our customers successfully use DbVisualizer with the following databases:

Database JDBC Driver Database Specific
Amazon Redshift Amazon Redshift
Cache Info
CSV files StelsCSV JDBC driver
DB2 iSeries DB2 iSeries JDBC driver
DB2 z/OS Read More DB2 z/OS is not officially supported but
there is partial database specific support
FrontBase Info
HiveServer2 Check this document what is required and how to setup DbVisualizer to connect with HiveServer2
HP Neoview Read More HP Neoview is not officially supported but
there is partial database specific support
ODBC access Connect with ODBC
MS Access
Netezza Netezza web site
Pervasive Info web site
Sybase IQ SAP Community Network
Sybase SQL Anywhere Info

Who Uses DbVisualizer


Customer Testimonial:
As someone who deals with multiple datasets from multiple data sources, DbVisualizer has proven to be quite useful and easy to use for my database needs. I've worked with other programs in the past and learned to adjust to their idiosyncracies. In contrast, I've found DbVisualizer to be much mor...
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