IDS Event Viewer can be installed on the following platforms (English version only):
Windows NT 4 Service Pack 6.
Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.
Windows XP Service Pack 1.
IDS Event Viewer installs and uses the following support applications:
Java 2 Runtime Environment Version 1.3.1.
MySQL server Version 3.23.
IDS Event Viewer can be installed on a system that meets or exceeds the following minimum hardware requirements:
Pentium III 800 Mhz or greater.
256 MB Ram.
500 MB free disk space.
btw IEV is gone with IDS/IPS 5.0