Supported Platform Configurations
TopBraid Suite (TBS) Platform Requirements:
Current releases of TBS run only on platforms (and new releases thereof) that commercially support Eclipse 3.7.0 (Indigo release), Flash 10, and compliant servlet containers (such as Tomcat) to run as fully tested production releases.
OS platform support is dependent on the Target Environments
supported by Eclipse, see details at
CURRENTLY SUPPORTED PLATFORMS*
TopBraid Suite is deployed as a servlet application and provides capabilities for integrating data from a number of data sources. TopBraid Suite consists of three components: TopBraid Composer™ (modeling and application development), TopBraid Ensemble™ (web application assembly toolkit) and TopBraid Live™ (enterprise application platform). The following tables show the list of currently supported platforms for each of these components and supported data stores.
* Please contact TopQuadrant at firstname.lastname@example.org for information concerning other configurations meeting the general requirements.
TopBraid Composer Standard Edition and TopBraid Composer Maestro Edition run as stand-alone applications. Composer is an enterprise-class IDE (based on Eclipse) with comprehensive support for developing ontologies and building Semantic Web applications. The following platforms are supported.
* The TopBraid Live Personal Server feature of TBC-ME is not supported on Windows 7 Home Edition, and may not work correctly.
TopBraid Ensemble is a client-side Web application that uses Adobe Flex user interface components. Ensemble is a browser-based application. The following browsers are supported.
TopBraid Live and EVN Server
TopBraid Live is an enterprise application server platform for deploying Semantic Web Applications. Enerprise Vocabulary Network (EVN) is
a web-based solution for simplified development and management of interconnected controlled vocabularies. Currently supported server
platforms include the following. We recommend the use of 64
bit Linux-based systems and Java. For configurations requiring use of
* Please contact TopQuadrant concerning use of Windows Server 2008.
**Ubuntu 9.10 may not work.
*** Tomcat 6.0.28 or higher is recommended. Tomcat 7 is currently not supported. Please contact TopQuadrant concerning other Web Application Servers.
SUPPORTED DATABASES, DATA SOURCES AND INFERENCE ENGINES
Supported Repository Database Configurations
TopBraid Composer and Live support a number of native RDF data stores, including the following:
* Deletion of TDB files from TopBraid Suite is known not to work on Windows
** Others include: MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server (jTDS), PostgreSQL
*** Tier-1 support: TopBraid Composer and TopBraid Live. TQ does regular testing for the indicated platform(s).
*** Tier-2 support: TopBraid Composer only. Issue(s) for the platform(s) under this tier will be addressed when reported by customer(s). We do not actively test against these platform(s).
**** Please look at Franz website about support and using AllegroGraph with TopBraid software.
***** Please contact OWLIM team at OntoText about support and using OWLIM with TopBraid software.
Supported Relational Database Configurations
TopBraid Suite supports a number of relational stores using D2RQ 0.7 (for Jena SDB, see above). These include the following:
Major: Included in test suite for TopBraid Suite (TBS).
Minor: Not currently included in TBS test suite, but are known to work.
Third-Party: Supported by third-party software (D2RQ), but untested with TBS.
Supported Data Sources
TopBraid Composer and Live support a variety of data sources. The following data sources are supported.
Supported Inference Engines
TopBraid Composer has configurable support for inference. Supported inference engines are the following.