RELEASE NOTES

Last Update: August 2020

V3.0

New features and functionality

    • Budget Forecasting based on fiscal calendar
    • Budget Thresholds with dynamic target and automatic alerts
    • Reserved Instances savings and coverage dashboard
    • ITSM integration for Runbooks
    • Maintenance engine with schedules
    • ISO Standard guided setup

V2.0

New features and functionality

    • Compliance engine released, enabling automated auditing and remediation against the CIS (Cloud Internet Security) standard’s 125 requirements
    • Exploration (‘discovery’) of additional data at cloud account and resource levels to enable auditing and remediation with respect to compliance
    • Exploration (‘discovery’) of additional cloud resources, particularly PaaS and SaaS types
      • Cloud Formation (AWS)
      • Container Instances (Azure)
      • DynamoDB (AWS)
      • Elastic Beanstalk (AWS)
      • Elastic IPS (AWS)
      • OpsWorks Chef Servers (AWS)
      • EMR Clusters (AWS)
      • Kubernetes Clusts (AWS & Azure)
      • Lambda Functions (AWS)

Enhancements

    • Additional discovery of Azure Classic Services: parent-level CMDB class which includes existing Azure Classic

V1.0

New features and functionality

    • Automated orchestration to Resize and Terminate AWS, Azure Classic, and Azure Gen2 virtual machines based on recommendations
    • Workflow capabilities to Stop, Start, and Restart virtual machines, both independently and part of Resize and Terminate automation
    • Workflows to implement and roll-back Resize and Terminate from recommendation tasks
    • Exploration (‘discovery’) of available virtual machine sizes for AWS, Azure Classic, and Azure Gen2 virtual machines, supporting automated resize
    • ‘Roll’ action now available for AWS and Azure Spot Groups
    • Discovery of AWS organisational/child accounts for purposes of billing

Enhancements

    • Improved business logic for generating recommendation tasks
    • Direct Billing Configurations now support AWS Cloud Service Accounts
    • Chained API transactions are now tracked and enhanced with capability to scale scheduler workers
    • Cloud Manager usage reports
    • Madrid certification

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