New in WUG v16.4

WhatsUp Gold 16.4

New in WhatsUp Gold v 16.4

  1. Added Language Packs for the following languages:
    • Japanese
    • Chinese Simplified
    • Chinese Traditional
    • Russian
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    • Portuguese
  2. Added support for a larger number (1000+) of Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) groups.
  3. Added support for Windows 10 operating system.
  4. Added support for vSphere 6 systems including vCenter and ESXi.
  5. Added a Ping Interarrival Jitter Monitor which checks for variances in results returned from multiple pings to a specified device.
nv1
  1. Added a JMX Active Monitor which allows you to monitor any server that supports JMX by requesting one or more JMX attributes that server supports.
nv2
  1. Added a JMX Performance Monitor which allows you to monitor a server by requesting a single JMX performance counter that server supports.
nv3
  1. Added a File Content Monitor which scans specified files for a string pattern and can be used to scan log files for a known error string.
nv4
  1. Added an SSL Certificate Monitor which checks a specific location for the existence of a valid SSL certificate.
nv5
  1. Added an SNMP Extended Monitor which utilizes SNMP to gather specific information about the functions of multiple OIDs by querying the group to verify they return an expected value.
nv6

New in APM plug-in

  1. Added new profiles for a number of applications to APM
    • WhatsUp Gold v16.4
    • Linux
    • Apache Web Server
    • Windows DNS Server
    • SharePoint 2013
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2008, 2012 and 2014
  2. Implemented new licensing scheme for APM based on number of application instances and end user monitor components in use as opposed to application components.
  3. Implemented new functionality allowing the user to create new application profiles based on existing read only Ipswitch-certified application profiles using the Edit a copy control.
nv7
  1. Implemented new functionality allowing the user to apply attributes to applications and application instances, similar to existing device attribute functionality for use when configuring components and actions. Application attributes support for percent variables.
nv8
  1. Added the following new components to APM
  • File Content Active Check. The File Content component scans for the existence or occurrences of a specified string pattern within application and system log files and uses those file in the application profile of which it is a part.
nv9
  • JMX. The JMX component allows you to monitor Java applications running on network devices by requesting one or more JMX attributes.
nv10

New in Flow Monitor plug-in

  1. Added a Flow Monitor Top Endpoint and Top Endpoint Groups report filters to the Interface details page.
nv11
  1. Added a new Flow Monitor Interface Details Endpoint filter criteria that allows you to create a filter to view traffic sent and received by a specified endpoint using the device host name or IP address.
nv12
  1. Added the option to select Flow Monitor interface speeds in units of Bps (Bits/second), Kbps (Kilobits/second), Mbps (Megabits/second), Gbps (Gigabits/second), Tbps (Terabits/second).
nv13

New in WhatsConfigured plug-in

  1. Added support for triggering WhatsConfigured plug-in tasks as a WhatsUp Gold Action.