Supported Operating Systems for SIMULIA Opera

SIMULIA Opera 2019 is supported on the following operating systems:

Windows 64-bit

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2

Linux 64-bit

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Only the current minor version is included in this support. Opera 19 is expected to work on other recent 64-bit Linux distributions.

General Requirements

These requirements are common across all platforms:

  • At least 4 GB of memory, though more is recommended for larger models
  • 5-10 GB of free disk space
  • OpenGL 2.0, or above, compatible dedicated graphics card, with hardware acceleration to enhance performance. Opera 19 has been successfully tested with NVIDIA® Quadro® graphics cards.
  • A suitable PDF reader to be able to view and print the PDF documentation


NOTICE: For SIMULIA Opera 2020, we will add support for Windows Server 2019 and drop support for Windows 7 and Server 2008r2.