Downloading Zim 8

Choose the Appropriate Installer

The Zim DMBS is quite flexible, allowing a variety of client/server configurations in your Zim DBMS network. This section is designed to illustrate the different installers according to machine role in the network (Server, Developer, or End-User (Client) ) and the platform (Windows, Unix / Linux, or Android). The components available in each installer package are also discussed.

Zim Installers by Role and Platform

The choice of installer depends on the role and the platform of each machine in your Zim DMBS network. The possible

The following table summarizes the possible roles and platforms available to configure a Zim DMBS

  Server Developer End-User
Windows Zim 8.50 Full Developer for Windows Zim 8.50 Client Developer for Windows Zim 8.50 Client for Windows
Unix / Linux Zim 8.50 Full Developer for Linux    
Android     ZimQt Client for Android

The Zim Components of Each Installer

Zim 8.50 has five different installers. Each installer is geared towards a platform and performs a epecific role

The table below lists the different Zim 8.50 installers, the individual Zim components included and their ,

  Server Developer Developer Client Mobile Client Management
  GUI TUI Local Remote GUI TUI GUI  
Windows Zim 8.50 Full Developer      
Zim 8.50 Client Developer            
Zim 8.50 Client                
Linux Zim 8.50 Full Developer        
Android ZimQt Client