Technical Specifications

System Requirements

Installation Machine Requirements OS Requirements Chip Processor RAM Disk Size
Alteryx Designer*
Microsoft Windows 7
or later (64-bit)
Quad core
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 8GB 500GB - 1TB
High Performance:
Microsoft Windows 7
or later (64-bit)
Quad core
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 16GB 500GB - 1TB
Alteryx Server 32-bit not supported
Microsoft Windows
Server 2008R2 or later
Quad core
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 16GB 1TB
High Performance:
Microsoft Windows
Server 2008R2 or later
Quad core
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 32GB 1TB
Alteryx Connect 32-bit not supported
Microsoft Windows
Server 2008R2 or later
Dual core
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 8GB 25GB
Alteryx Promote 32-bit not supported
Linux CentOS 7 Quad core**
(single chip)
2.5GHz or faster 16GB 100GB

*Limited 32-bit Windows Systems Support
**Alteryx Promote requires 3 dedicated Servers with at least 4 cores each.


Analytics Gallery - Browser Support

Chrome - Windows Safari - MacOS Firefox Standard Release Internet Explorer Edge
65.0.3325.162 11.0.3 59.0.1 11 41.16299.15.0



Supported Formats

Technology Configurations

Data Options


Data Sources

Please see the Alteryx Help within the product or visit the on-line Help documentation for more information on the specific credentials required to use the tools and macros listed below. For a list of supported Alteryx Connect metadata sources, see the Alteryx Connect Help.


Vendor Data Sources
Autodesk Autodesk
Databricks Databricks
dBase dBase
Foursquare Foursquare
Marketo Marketo
MongoDB MongoDB
Oracle Oracle
PostgreSQL PostgreSQL Salesforce
  Salesforce Wave
Snowflake Snowflake
SQLite SQLite
SRC Geography SRC Geography
Teradata Teradata
  Teradata Aster
Text Text
Twitter Twitter
Zip Files Zip Files




Reporting formats

  • PNG - Portable Network Graphics
  • HTML - Hyper Text Markup Language
  • PCXML - Alteryx Markup Language
  • PDF - Adobe® Portable Document Format
  • RTF - Rich Text Format
  • DOC/DOCX - Microsoft Word
  • XLS/XLSX - Microsoft Excel
  • PPT/PPTX - Microsoft PowerPoint


Alteryx Technology Configurations


Alteryx APIs

Access to Alteryx APIs is included with an installation of Alteryx Server:

  • Alteryx engine - Alteryx functionality, including all of the components listed below
  • Drivetime - Drivetime calculation engine and supporting spatial data
  • Geocoder - Open source geocoder that assigns lat/long to address information
  • Allocate - Organizes and retrieves data using spatial objects
  • Calgary - Creates high-performance indexing and searchable lists of data
  • Profiler - Using standard segmentation products, profile your customers for any level of geography from household to neighborhood to custom trade areas and drivetimes

Alteryx SDK

The Alteryx Software Development Kit (SDK) allows developers to easily add their own C and C++ programs to the Alteryx toolbox.


Data Options


Alteryx Analytics Data Sets

To make the best most informed business decisions, you need access to all relevant data at your fingertips. Alteryx Analytics enables you to make decisions with real-world context. Combine our data with your local, corporate and cloud-based sources to get everything you need to improve your organization’s strategic decision making.

Trusted Partnerships, Trusted Data

Partnerships with leading data providers enable more effective analytics for critical decisions such as where to build new retail locations or distribution centers, or estimate the effectiveness of targeted promotions from the national down to the household level.

High-resolution satellite images from DigitalGlobe with street overlays provide a spatial frame of reference for decision makers.
More than 125 million global business records, which have been enhanced by D&B’s proprietary DUNSRight® Quality Process, to provide the highest-quality information on businesses worldwide.
Lifestyle, attitude, brand preference, and media use data as well as five-year projections, so you can accurately estimate customer demand today, tomorrow, and in the long term. Also includes the largest and most comprehensive source for data on more 113 million households and 235 million consumers.
Visual presentation of over 50 layers of cartographic data (including roads, highways, parks, etc.) enables you to incorporate spatial data for more accurate analytic results.
More than 3,000 population characteristics, such as racial and ethnic information as well as family, household, and housing unit details to identify market potential and trends.


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