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commit 88105f2384431bb3f639400a75b6c6e8b8087dc8 Author: Rohit Yadav <ro...@apache.org> AuthorDate: Fri Feb 9 16:08:53 2018 +0100 Update what's new page for 22.214.171.124 about page Signed-off-by: Rohit Yadav <ro...@apache.org> --- source/about.rst | 62 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------------- source/compat.rst | 6 +++--- 2 files changed, 51 insertions(+), 17 deletions(-) diff --git a/source/about.rst b/source/about.rst index 8605716..0b59de7 100644 --- a/source/about.rst +++ b/source/about.rst @@ -17,20 +17,54 @@ What's New in |version| ======================= -Version |release| includes 339 pull requests and fixes more than 272 bugs since -the last release. Version |release| is much larger than usual and had a duration of about 10 months. +Version |release| includes more than 400 commits, 220 pull requests that fixes +more than 250 issues since the last release. Version |release| is much larger +releases that was worked on for 8 months. -A LOT changed in this release, so this is not a complete list, but here is a -quick summary of some of the changes. +A LOT changed in this release, so this is not a complete list, but here is a +quick summary of some of the changes: +* Support for XenServer 7.1 and 7.2, and improved support for VMware 6.5. +* Host-HA framework and HA-provider for KVM hosts with and NFS as primary storage, and a new background polling task manager. +* Secure agents communication: new certificate authority framework and a default built-in root CA provider. +* New network type - L2. +* CloudStack metrics exporter for Prometheus. +* Cloudian Hyperstore connector for CloudStack. +* Annotation feature for CloudStack entities such as hosts. +* Separation of volume snapshot creation on primary storage and backing operation on secondary storage. +* Limit admin access from specified CIDRs. +* Expansion of Management IP Range. +* Dedication of public IPs to SSVM and CPVM. +* Support for separate subnet for SSVM and CPVM. +* Bypass secondary storage template copy/transfer for KVM. +* Support for multi-disk OVA template for VMware. +* Storage overprovisioning for local storage. +* LDAP mapping with domain scope, and mapping of LDAP group to an account. +* Move user across accounts. +* Managed storage enhancements. +* Extend config drive support for user data, metadata, and password (Nuage Networks). +* Extra DHCP options support (Nuage Networks). +* Nuage VSP 5.0 support and caching of NuageVsp ID's. +* Nuage domain template selection per VPC and support for network migration. +* Support for watchdog timer to KVM Instances. +* Support for Secondary IPv6 Addresses and Subnets. +* IPv6 Prefix Delegation support in basic networking. +* Ability to specific MAC address while deploying VM or adding a NIC to a VM. +* VMware dvSwitch security policies configuration in network offering +* Allow more than 7 NICs to be added to a VMware VM. +* Network rate usage for guest offering for VRs. +* Usage metrics for VM snapshot on primary storage. +* Enable Netscaler inline mode. +* NCC integration in CloudStack. +* The retirement of the Midonet network plugin. +* Several UI Improvements. +* Embedded Jetty and improved CloudStack management server configuration. +* Improved support for Java 8 for building artifacts/modules, packaging, and in + the systemvm template. +* A faster console proxy startup and service availability. +* A new Debian 9 based systemvm template that patches systemvm without requiring + reboot. +* Several optimizations and improvements to the virtual router including better + support for redundant virtual routers and strongswan provided s2s and remote + access vpn. -* IPV6 support for basic networking -* Virtio-Scsi disk controller support for KVM -* Ability to disable primary storage to secondary storage backups for snapshots -* VMSnapshot (including memory) support for KVM on NFS -* RBD snapshot backups to secondary are now QCOW2 rather than raw to save space -* Strongwan VPN Improvements -* Nuage VSP SDN Plugin: Shared networks support, Guest DNS support, Source- and Static-nat to Underlay and support for Nuage VSP 4.0 -* Significant performances improvements related to Virtual Router Deployment -* Force power off/stop support for KVM, VMware and XenServer -* Lots of bug fixes and performance improvements diff --git a/source/compat.rst b/source/compat.rst index c4c519a..09b298b 100644 --- a/source/compat.rst +++ b/source/compat.rst @@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ indicate compatibility with CentOS 6.2, 6.1 and so on. - RHEL versions 6.3, 6.5, 6.6 and 7.0 - CentOS versions 6.8, 7 -- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS +- Ubuntu 14.04, 16.04, 17.04 LTS Software Requirements ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ @@ -42,9 +42,9 @@ CloudStack supports three hypervisor families, XenServer with XAPI, KVM, and VMware with vSphere. - CentOS 6.2+, 7.0+ with KVM -- Ubuntu 14.04LTS, 16.04LTS with KVM +- Ubuntu 14.04LTS, 16.04LTS+ with KVM - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 with KVM -- XenServer versions 6.1, 6.2 SP1, 6.5 and 7.0 with latest hotfixes +- XenServer versions 6.1, 6.2 SP1, 6.5, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2 with latest hotfixes .. note:: It is now required to enable HA on the XenServer pool in order to recover from a pool-master failure. 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