For production we highly recommend a *nix based system.
- Apache >= 2.2
- .htaccess support (
PHP >= 7.1
Both mod_php and FCGI (FPM) are supported.
Required Settings and Modules & Extensions
post_max_size>= 100M (depending on your data)
- pdo_mysql or mysqli
- CLI SAPI (for Cron Jobs)
Composer (added to
$PATH- see also Additional Tools Installation)
Recommended Modules & Extensions
- imagick (if not installed gd is used instead, but with less supported image types)
- curl (required if Google APIs are used)
- phpredis (recommended cache backend adapter)
- graphviz (for rendering workflow overview)
- MariaDB >= 10.0.0.5
- MySQL >= 5.6.4
- AWS Aurora (MySQL)
- Percona Server
- InnoDB / XtraDB storage engine
- Support for InnoDB fulltext indexes
- MEMORY storage engine
All permissions on database level, specifically:
- Select, Insert, Update, Delete table data
- Create tables
- Drop tables
- Alter tables
- Manage indexes
- Create temp-tables
- Lock tables
- Create view
- Show view
innodb_file_format = Barracuda innodb_large_prefix = 1 innodb_file_per_table = 1
Redis (optional but recommended for caching)
All versions > 3 are supported
# select an appropriate value for your data maxmemory 768mb # IMPORTANT! Other policies will cause random inconsistencies of your data! maxmemory-policy volatile-lru save ""
Please ensure you have installed all required packages to ensure proper locale support by PHP.
On Debian based systems, you can use the following command to install all required packages:
apt-get install locales-all (on some systems there may be a reboot required).
Additional Server Software
- FFMPEG (>= 3)
- Ghostscript (>= 9.16)
- LibreOffice (>= 4.3)
- wkhtmltoimage / wkhtmltopdf (>= 0.12)
- html2text (mbayer)
- timeout (GNU core utils)
- pdftotext (poppler utils)
- cjpeg (MozJPEG)
- SQIP - SVG Placeholder
Please visit Additional Tools Installation for additional information.
Pimcore supports always the latest 2 versions of all 4 major desktop browsers at the time of a release.
- Google Chrome (Recommended)
- Mozilla Firefox
- Microsoft Edge
- Apple Safari
- Microsoft Internet Explorer (only version 11)
Note: support for IE will be removed soon!
Click here to check out the latest 2 versions at the current moment of all supported browsers. Please keep in mind that this doesn't necessarily means that they are supported by the latest available Pimcore release, the crucial factor are the versions available at the time of the release.