Requirements and Compatibility

System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10/11
  • Windows Server 2008/2012/2016/2019/2022
  • .NET Framework 4.7.2 or higher installed. You can download .NET Framework here.


.NET Framework is pre-installed in Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10/11.

dbForge SQL Tools

For establishing the full-functional work of dbForge DevOps Automation for SQL Server, you need to install either dbForge Studio for SQL Server Enterprise edition or the following components of the SQL Tools:

  • dbForge SQL Complete
  • dbForge Source Control
  • dbForge Schema Compare
  • dbForge Data Compare
  • dbForge Data Generator
  • dbForge Documenter
  • dbForge Unit Test
  • dbForge Data Pump
  • dbForge Event Profiler
  • dbForge Monitor

dbForge DevOps Automation PowerShell for SQL Server Requirements

  • PowerShell 3 or higher


The proper PowerShell version is pre-installed in Windows 8, 8.1, 10, 11.

You can download PowerShell 3 or higher here.

dbForge DevOps Automation Jenkins Plugin Requirements

  • Jenkins 1.580.1 or higher

dbForge DevOps Automation TeamCity Plugin Requirements

  • TeamCity version 7 or higher

dbForge DevOps Automation Azure DevOps Plugin Requirements

  • PowerShell 3 or higher

dbForge DevOps Automation Bamboo Plugin Requirements

  • Bamboo 5.3 or higher

Microsoft SQL Server compatibility

  • SQL Server 2022
  • SQL Server 2019, 2017, 2016 SP1, 2016, 2014, 2012, LocalDB
  • SQL Server 2008, 2008R2 (including Express edition)
  • SQL Server 2005 (including Express edition)
  • SQL Server 2000
  • SQL Server installed on Linux
  • Azure SQL Database (SQL DB)
  • Azure Synapse Analytics (formerly known as Azure SQL Data Warehouse (SQL DW))
  • Azure SQL Managed Instance (SQL MI)
  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) multi-factor authentication (MFA)
  • Azure Private Link for Azure SQL Database

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