0 Replies Latest reply on Aug 12, 2013 9:08 AM by dsbalcau

    Storage Manager 5.6 Release Candidate Now Available!

    dsbalcau

      I wanted to let you know that the Storage Manager 5.6 Release Candidate (RC2) is now available to all Storage Manager and Storage Profiler customers on Active Maintenance through 10/1/2013! Download RC2 in your Customer Portal today!

      Some of the improvements to Storage Manager 5.6 include:

      • A completely new back-end database - MySQL has now been replaced with MariaDB
      • IBM SVC - Added Average Read and Write Transfer Size performance metrics
      • Improved default memory settings for the Storage Manager server
      • Improved preservation of Storage Manager Server configuration files on upgrades
      • Improved Storage Manager Server-Storage Manager Agent communication and status
      • A significant amount of bug fixes and stability improvements including:
        • Improvement in STM polling and database locks
        • Specific fixes for IBM DS 6K/8K, EMC VMAX, IBM SVC, and VMware
        • And much more!