To simplify references to operating systems, the documentation groups the supported operating systems as follows:
SAP SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition runs on both Windows and Linux. Typically, the behavior of the software is the same on all platforms, but there are variations or limitations.
The Microsoft Windows family includes platforms that are used primarily on server, desktop, and laptop computers, as well as platforms used on mobile devices. Unless otherwise specified, when the documentation refers to Windows, it refers to all supported Windows-based platforms.
Linux is the only Unix-based platform supported by SAP SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition .