0 Replies Latest reply on Jul 8, 2010 11:20 AM by bshopp

    Orion Network Performance Monitor 10.0 - Service Pack 1 is now available



      SolarWinds Orion Network Performance Monitor 10.0 - Service Pack 1 is now available and can be downloaded from the customer portal 


      This service pack requires Orion Network Performance Monitor 10.0 (Orion NPM 10.0), and it should be installed on all Orion Network Performance Monitor servers, including any and all Additional Poller, Additional Website, and Hot Standby servers.

      Orion NPM version 10.0 Service Pack 1 provides the following features:


      •  Orion NPM can now be installed on Windows Servers on which Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are enabled.
      •  A new NPM Network Topology resource showing how monitored devices are directly connected.
      •  The SolarWinds Information Service (SWIS) has been updated to version 2.3.
      •  The SolarWinds Job Engine has been updated to version 1.5.


      Note: Orion NPM installations on Windows server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 require a Microsoft hotfix to realize the FIPS-compatibility features of this service pack. For more information about this required Microsoft hotfix, seehttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/981119.

      Orion NPM version 10.0 Service Pack 1 addresses the following issues:


      •  The variable ${APM_ApplicationAlertsData.APM_ApplicationAlertsDataDetailsURL} is now available.
      •  The orientation of radial MOS gauges has been corrected to display more intuitively.
      •  The y-axis scaling of packet loss charts has been improved to better display low values.
      •  An improved algorithm is now used to upgrade Syslog tables containing more than 1 million records.
      •  Help links from ancillary Orion NPM applications have been corrected.
      •  Web console views containing the VoIP Interfaces resource now display correctly.
      •  Reports are now grouped and sorted consistently between the web console and Report Writer.
      •  The Configuration Wizard now properly sets the default database for both new Orion NPM user accounts and exisiting users using new databases.
      •  A JavaScript error condition arising when notes are included with alerts in the web console has been corrected.
      •  Sorting on the Last 250 events report no longer generates a "No activity to report" error.
      •  A RunQuery failure encountered when grouping is set after applying custom properties to an interface has been fixed.
      •  Alert actions are now properly suppressed for objects in the Unmanaged state.
      •  External nodes are no longer displayed in the Nodes with High Response Time resource.
      •  Polling and retention settings are no longer reset to default values on upgrade to Orion NPM 10.0.
      •  An error preventing access to the Node Details view for some non-administrative users has been corrected.
      •  A condition preventing access to the Alerts and Events views in the web console has been corrected.
      •  Typographical errors in the web console have been corrected.
      •  An issue with the Toolset Integration that prevents the correct display of web console views has been fixed.
      •  "Interface Disappeared" events are no longer generated for interfaces designated as Unmanaged.
      •  Interface filtering options have been restored to the Custom Property Editor.
      •  The performance of selected daily reports has been improved.
      •  An issue related to maintaining wireless data while upgrading to Orion NPM version 10.0 has been corrected.
      •  Orion NPM now correctly parses MAC addresses starting with non-zero values for Cisco thin access points.
      •  An error related to installation of the NPM Update Descriptor package has been resolved.
      •  License Manager now displays correct version information after upgrade to Orion NPM version 10.0.
      •  Report preview functionality has been restored for reports with the "Group historical data by days" option enabled.
      •  DateTime custom properties are now correctly formatted and displayed in Web Node Management views.
      •  Traps maintenance, including the deletion of old trapvarbinds, has been accelerated.


      To install this service pack, run Orion-10.0-Update.exe or Orion-10.0-Update-Eval.exe.

      The following files, using the default installation path <Volume>:\Program Files\Solarwinds\Orion\, are updated during the installation of this service pack:


      • AccountLimitationBuilder.exe
      • AlertingEngine.exe
      • AlertManager.exe
      • ConfigurationWizard.exe
      • ConfigurationWizard.exe.config
      • CustomPropertyEditor.exe
      • MonitorPollingEngines.exe
      • NetPerfMon-WebSite.zip
      • OrionCoreDatabaseRestructure.dbConfig
      • OrionCoreDatabaseScheme.dbConfig
      • Orion.Diagnostics
      • OrionNetPerfMon.exe
      • OrionReportScheduler.exe
      • OrionReportWriter.exe
      • OrionWeb.dll
      • Orion8NetPerfMon.dll
      • ResetWriteTime.exe
      • SolarWinds.BusinessLayerHost.exe.config
      • SolarWinds.ConfigurationWizard.Common.dll
      • SolarWinds.ConfigurationWizard.Plugin.Common.dll
      • SolarWinds.ConfigurationWizard.Plugin.Orion.dll
      • SolarWinds.JobEngine.Contract.dll
      • SolarWinds.Licensing.Framework.dll
      • SolarWinds.NPM.Base.dll
      • SolarWinds.NPM.Common.dll
      • SolarWinds.Orion.Core.BusinessLayer.dll
      • SolarWinds.Orion.Core.Common.dll
      • SolarWinds.Orion.Core.Discovery.Jobs.dll.config
      • SolarWinds.Orion.Core.VMware.Jobs.dll
      • SolarWinds.Orion.MacroProcessor.dll
      • StopService.exe
      • SWAlertEngine8.dll
      • SWToolSet.exe
      • UniversalDevicePoller.exe.config
      • Modules\NPM.xml
      • Modules\Orion.xml
      • NPM\NpmDatabaseScheme.dbConfig
      • NPM\NpmResourceConfig.xml
      • NPM\NpmWebsite.zip


      The following file is also updated:


      • <Volume>:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\SolarWinds\Installers\JobEngine.msi


      For more information, contact Technical Support at www.solarwinds.com/support.