These release notes provide additional guidance for SolarWinds Virtualization Manager v6.1.1 Service Release.
You can no longer upgrade on Windows. All versions prior to v6.0 and all Windows versions of Virtualization Manager have entered the End-Of-Life (EOL) cycle. View the SolarWinds EOL Policy online.
To determine the correct upgrade path you need to follow, see this KB article.
As of SolarWinds Virtualization Manager v6.1, performance and configuration metrics that had been collected through SSH have been removed. SSH collection will entirely be removed in a future release. We recommend that you start using the per virtual disk graphs. See this KB article for the list of graphs that were removed from Virtualization Manager v6.1.
You can upgrade to Virtualization Manager v6.1.1 from Virtualization Manager v6.0 or later.
SolarWinds Virtualization Manager v6.1.1 includes the following improvements:
|Fixes an issue where no data appears in on-demand reports. |
|Fixes an issue where the Virtualization Manager tabs do not show up. |
|Fixes a discrepancy between the CPU value utilization shown on the vCenter and on VIM. |
|Fixes a performance issue in the Orion Web Console. |
|Fixes an issue where Virtualization Manager starts up slowly after an upgrade to version 6.1. |
|Fixes an issue with displaying status tool data. |
|Fixes an issue where account limitations strings are incorrectly displayed. |
|Fixes an issue with charts not displaying all data for the selected time period. |
|Fixes an issue with inconsistent polling source settings. |
|Fixes an issue with creating List resources. |
|Not every host NIC appears on charts.||585989|
|Incorrect values are displayed as VM tool status.||610075|
|Issue with adding multiple trends to a widget.||621536|
|Issue with filtering results by VMware Tools status.||625185|
|The fitment widget report does not work for custom Resource Containers.||619730|
|Issue with the Host Partition Storage Free Space alert on ESX volumes.||629903, 630051|
|Issue with IOPS graphs.||636070|
|The alert history of a configuration item gets cleared incorrectly.||642124|
SolarWinds Virtualization Manager versions 5.1.1 and below are no longer supported. Customers on those older versions should transition to version 6.0 or above.
View the SolarWinds EOL Policy online.
Copyright 1995-2014 SolarWinds Worldwide, LLC. All rights reserved worldwide.
No part of this document may be reproduced by any means nor modified, decompiled, disassembled, published or distributed, in whole or in part, or translated to any electronic medium or other means without the written consent of SolarWinds. All right, title, and interest in and to the software and documentation are and shall remain the exclusive property of SolarWinds and its respective licensors.
SOLARWINDS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR OTHER TERMS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, ON SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION FURNISHED HEREUNDER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTIES OF DESIGN, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL SOLARWINDS, ITS SUPPLIERS, NOR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER ARISING IN TORT, CONTRACT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY EVEN IF SOLARWINDS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
The SolarWinds, the SolarWinds & Design, ipMonitor, LANsurveyor, Orion, and other SolarWinds marks, identified on the SolarWinds website, as updated from SolarWinds from time to time and incorporated herein, are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and may be registered or pending registration in other countries. All other SolarWinds trademarks may be common law marks or registered or pending registration in the United States or in other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks contained and/or mentioned herein are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Microsoft®, Windows® and SQL Server® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.