This page describes an older version of the product. The latest stable version is 16.4.


Required Software: Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 or later (including Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0).


Recommended: Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2 or later.

Supported Operating Systems: Any operating system supported by .NET Framework 2.0.

64 bit support: XAP.NET is released in two separate packages for x86 and x64. Itanium (ia64) is currently not supported. The XAP.NET x86 package can be installed on a x64 machine and run in WoW64 mode.


GigaSpaces XAP.NET is packaged as a standard Windows Installer package (.msi file). To start the installation simply double-click the msi file, and the installation wizard will pop up and guide you through the installation process.

Once you accept the license agreement, you will be asked to choose a setup type. Select ‘Complete’ to install all the features in the default path (C:\GigaSpaces\XAP.NET 9.5.0). Selecting ‘Custom’ will allow you to customize the installation path, which features will be installed, and more.

Other Installation Options

GigaSpaces XAP.NET offers more installation scenarios and customizations. For example:

  • Command-line installation.
  • Packaging XAP.NET in another installation package.
  • Side-by-side installations.
  • Using a different jvm.

For more information see Advanced Installation Scenarios.