Install the JDK and Set the JAVA_Home Environment Variable

Regardless of the operating system, you must have the Java 8 JDK (64-bit) installed to run Spectrum Technology Platform.

The following table lists Java distributions that have been tested with the Spectrum Technology Platform.

Operating System Azul Oracle
Windows Server Yes Yes

Set the JAVA_HOME environment variable.

Setting the JAVA_Home Environment Variable on Windows

Note: To change the Java installation on a system that is currently running the Spectrum Technology Platform, you must stop Spectrum before performing changes to the Java installation. Restart Spectrum only after you complete the changes.