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MongoDB is available in two server editions: Community and Enterprise.

Note
MongoDB Atlas

MongoDB Atlas is a hosted MongoDB service option in the cloud which requires no installation overhead and offers a free tier to get started.

This section of the manual contains information on installing MongoDB.

MongoDB installation tutorials are available for the following platforms, for both the Community Edition and the Enterprise Edition:

Platform
Community Edition
Enterprise Edition
Linux
macOS
Windows
Docker
Important

Do not use these instructions to upgrade to another release version. To upgrade release versions, refer to the appropriate release upgrade instructions, such as Upgrade to MongoDB 5.0.

Changed in version 3.4: MongoDB no longer supports 32-bit x86 platforms.

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Platform Support EOL Notice
RHEL / CentOS 6
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.
Ubuntu 16.04
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.
macOS 10.13
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Community & Enterprise
4.4 Community & Enterprise
4.2 Community & Enterprise
4.0 Community & Enterprise
Amazon Linux 2

Amazon Linux 2013.03 and later

Debian 10

4.2.1+
Debian 9

RHEL/CentOS/Oracle Linux [1] 8.0 and later

4.2.1+
4.0.14+
RHEL/CentOS/Oracle Linux [1] 7.0 and later

RHEL/CentOS/Oracle Linux [1] 6.2 and later

SLES 15

4.2.1+
SLES 12

Ubuntu 20.04

Ubuntu 18.04

4.0.1+
Ubuntu 16.04

Windows Server 2019

Windows 10 / Server 2016

Windows 8.1 / Server 2012 R2

Windows 8 / Server 2012

Windows 7 / Server 2008 R2

macOS 10.14 and later

macOS 10.13

macOS 10.12

[1](1, 2, 3) MongoDB only supports Oracle Linux running the Red Hat Compatible Kernel (RHCK). MongoDB does not support the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK).
Note
Platform Support EOL Notice
Ubuntu 16.04
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Community & Enterprise
4.4 Community & Enterprise
4.2 Community & Enterprise
4.0 Community & Enterprise
Amazon Linux 2

4.4.4+
4.2.13+
RHEL/CentOS 8

4.4.4+
Ubuntu 20.04

Ubuntu 18.04

Ubuntu 16.04
Enterprise only
Enterprise only

Note
Platform Support EOL Notice
RHEL/CentOS 7 PPC64LE
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.
Ubuntu 18.04 PPC64LE
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Enterprise
4.4 Enterprise
4.2 Enterprise
4.0 Enterprise
RHEL/CentOS 8

4.2.7+
RHEL/CentOS 7

Ubuntu 18.04

Note
Platform Support EOL Notice
SLES 12 s390x
Support removed in MongoDB Community 5.0+.
Ubuntu 18.04 s390x
Support removed in MongoDB Community 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Community
4.4 Community
4.2 Community
4.0 Community
RHEL/CentOS 7

4.2.0 - 4.2.9
4.0.6 - 4.0.13
RHEL/CentOS 6
4.0.0 - 4.0.13
SLES 12
4.4.0 - 4.4.6
4.2.0 - 4.2.9
4.0.6 - 4.0.13
Ubuntu 18.04
4.4.0 - 4.4.6
4.2.1 - 4.2.9
4.0.6 - 4.0.13
Note
Platform Support EOL Notice
SLES 12 s390x
Support removed in MongoDB Enterprise 5.0+.
Ubuntu 18.04 s390x
Support removed in MongoDB Enterprise 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Enterprise
4.4 Enterprise
4.2 Enterprise
4.0 Enterprise
RHEL/CentOS 7

4.0.6+
RHEL/CentOS 6
4.2.4+

SLES 12
4.4.0 - 4.4.6
4.2.0 - 4.2.14
4.0.6 - 4.0.24
Ubuntu 18.04
4.4.0 - 4.4.6
4.2.1 - 4.2.14
4.0.6 - 4.0.25
Note
Platform Support EOL Notice
RHEL 7 UBI on Docker
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.
Ubuntu 16.04 on Docker
Support removed in MongoDB 5.0+.

Platform
5.0 Community & Enterprise
4.4 Community & Enterprise
RHEL UBI 8 on Docker 19.03+

RHEL UBI 7 on Docker 19.03+

Ubuntu 18.04 on Docker 19.03+

Ubuntu 16.04 on Docker 19.03+

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