Supported Java Virtual Machines

Hazelcast IMDG supports the latest and long-term support (LTS) versions of the Java Development Kit (JDK).

However, the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) in some JDKs may not be compatible with Hazelcast IMDG.

This version has been tested against the following JDKs.

Table 1. Supported JDKs
JDK Versions


8, 11, and later

Amazon Correcto

8 and 11

Azul Zing


Azul Zulu

8, 11, and later

IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition

8 (latest)


8, 11, and later

To find out the supported JVMs of older versions of Hazelcast IMDG, see the archived reference manuals.

If you use version 11 or later of the JDK, see the following relevant sections: