Software installation solutions support both traditional and agile development teams as well as the need for packaging standalone offerings and complex suites.



Professional, Reliable Multi-platform Installations

InstallAnywhere is the leading installation development solution for application producers who need to deliver a professional and consistent multi-platform installation experience for physical, virtual and cloud environments. InstallAnywhere creates reliable installations for on-premises platforms – Windows, Linux, Apple, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, and IBM – and enables you to take existing and new software products to a virtual and cloud infrastructure, and create Docker containers—all from a single InstallAnywhere project.

Create Java™-based Installations for Multi-platform Applications, including Windows® 10 Advanced UI Designer

  • Rules Manager
  • Install Dependencies from Linux® Package Managers
  • Support Latest Microsoft® Certificate Requirements
  • Install Web Apps to Tomcat™ and WebSphere®
  • Create Installs that Connect to IBM DB2, Microsoft® SQL, MySQL™, and Oracle
  • Silent, Console, and GUI installations
  • Multilingual Runtime Support
  • Easily Create Updates
  • Automation Interface
  • InstallAnywhere Standalone Build

Deliver a Consistent, Successful User Experience with Every Installation

InstallShield® is the industry standard for development teams creating installers for Windows desktops, servers, and cloud platforms, and helps to prepare applications for emerging technologies like the Windows Store and Nano Server. Over 100,000 developers around the world trust InstallShield to develop EXE and MSI installers, create Universal Windows Platform (UWP) and Windows Server App (WSA) packages, and virtualise their applications with minimal scripting, coding, or rework.


  • Test Your App for Compatibility with Universal Windows Platform (UWP) App Packages and Windows Server App Packages
  • Create Universal Windows Platform (UWP) App Packages from MSI Projects
  • Create Windows Server App Packages (WSA) from MSI Projects
  • Combine Multiple UWP App Packages into One
  • Windows Installer (MSI) Installations
  • InstallScript Installations
  • Convert MSIs to Microsoft® App-V™ 5.1
  • Mapped MSI Table Relationships
  • Custom Bootstrappers to Bundle Universal Windows Platform App Packages, MSI Installers, and More
  • Custom Windows 10 Tiles
  • Multilingual Support
  • Install Web Applications to Microsoft® Azure™ and Microsoft IIS using Microsoft Web Deploy
  • Automatically Provision Virtual Machines for Simple Installation Testing
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server Integration
  • InstallShield Collaboration