Rubrik Appliances Environment Support


  • Virtualization: VMware vSphere 5.5, 6.0, 6.5, 6.7 (VMs can run all operating systems and applications supported by VMware), Microsoft Hyper-V 2008R2+ (via connectors), 2016+ (native support using WMI and RCT), Nutanix AHV 5.1.1.x, 5.5.x, 5.6.x, 5.8.x
  • Storage Protocols: NFS, Secure SMB, iSCSI, and internal/external local storage devices supported by AHV, ESXi, and Hyper-V
  • Network Attached Storage (NAS) Protocols: SMBv1,2,3 and NFSv3&4 supported
  • Pure Storage: All Purity FlashArray OE running 4.0 or higher
  • Elastic App Service (Managed Volumes): NFS, Secure SMB


  • Physical/Virtualized Linux RHEL 5/6/7, CentOS 5/6/7, Oracle Linux 5/6/7, Debian Linux 8+, SUSE 11 SP4
  • Physical/Virtualized AIX (PowerPC) 6.1, 7.1, 7.2
  • Physical/Virtualized Solaris (SPARC) 11
  • Physical/Virtualized Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012 and 2012 R2, Windows 2016 Enterprise Edition
  • Physical/Virtualized Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2008 R2/2012/2014/2016 running on Windows 2008 R2/2012/2012 R2/2016
  • Oracle Database 10g and higher – (Standalone, RAC and ASM configurations supported)
  • SAP HANA 1.0 (SP 12), 2.0 (SP 02, 03)
  • Backup and recovery is available through Microsoft VSS integration for Microsoft Windows 2012/2008 R2, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010/2016, Microsoft SharePoint 2013, Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2008 R2/2012/2014, Microsoft Active Directory in Windows Server 2012/2008 R2
  • Epic Cache on AIX and Linux


  • Public Cloud: Amazon Web Services S3, S3-IA, S3-RRS and Glacier; Microsoft Azure Blob Storage LRS, ZRS and GRS; Google Cloud Platform Nearline, Coldline, Multi-Regional and Regional; Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Object Storage - Standard; Includes support for Government Cloud Options in AWS and Azure
  • Private Cloud (S3 Object Store): Basho Riak, Cleversafe, Cloudian, EMC ECS, Hitachi Content Platform, IIJ GIO, Red Hat Ceph, Scality
  • NFS: Any NFS v3 Compliant Target
  • Tape: All Major Tape Vendors (support via QStar)

*Please note all supported versions are available with Rubrik Andes 5.0