VoltDB is available as both pre-built distributions and as source code. This chapter explains the system requirements, how to install VoltDB, and what resources are provided in the kit.
The following are the requirements for developing and running VoltDB applications.
Table 2.1. Operating System and Software Requirements
VoltDB requires a 64-bit Linux-based operating system. Kits are built and qualified on the following platforms:
Development builds are also available for Macintosh OSX 10.6 and later1.
Sun JDK 6 update 21 or later
Python 2.4 or later release of 2.x
Eclipse 3.x (or other Java IDE)