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    BMC Atrium Discovery Technology Knowledge Update 2015-Jun-1 is a deliverable for BMC Atrium Discovery 9.0, 10.0, 10.1, and 10.2 series.

    Note

    In TKU March 2015, privileged execution configuration using the pattern configuration files is deprecated. It is recommended to use the BMC Atrium Discovery platform configuration instead. Previous TKU releases introduced some important changes to the CMDB Sync mapping and Oracle Database modeling.

    Release Compatibility

    TKU 2015-Jun-1 is released in the following streams:

    • Release compatible with BMC Atrium Discovery 9.x series
    • Release compatible with BMC Atrium Discovery 10.x series

    Download

    Customers can access this TKU release from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution Website. If you are a customer or partner and do not already have a login please contact your BMC account manager.

    Check out this demo if you are unsure how to download from BMC EPD site.

    Contents

    The release comprises components packaged as two entities:

    • BMC Atrium Discovery Extended Data Pack, which is a separately licensable product.
      • Product Lifecycle - Patterns that populate Atrium Discovery with information about End-of-Life, End-of-Support, and End-of-Extended-Support for versions of certain host Operating Systems as well as versions of certain software products
      • Hardware Reference Data - Patterns and data import CSV file that populate Atrium Discovery with power and heat consumption figures for various hosts.

    Installation and Upgrade

    • Atrium Discovery 9.0 series - Installation and upgrade instructions are provided here
    • Atrium Discovery 10.0 series - Installation and upgrade instructions are provided here
    • Atrium Discovery 10.1 series - Installation and upgrade instructions are provided here
    • Atrium Discovery 10.2 series - Installation and upgrade instructions are provided here

    A matrix covering ALL commands executed and ALL files retrieved by the patterns is available to our customers from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution Website. The filename is TKU_Command_File_Matrix-2015-06-1.xls

    New Pattern Modules

    Products

    Vendor

    Product

    Category

    Platforms

    Instances

    Versioning

    Product Page

    Terrastore

    Terrastore

    Nonrelational Database Management Systems

    Windows, Unix

    Y

    Y

    Terrastore

    Atlassian

    Atlassian Bamboo

    Team Collaborative Applications

    Windows, Unix

    Y

    Y

    Atlassian Bamboo

    TIBCO

    TIBCO ActiveSpaces

    Data Integration and Access Software

    Windows, Unix

    Y

    Y

    TIBCO ActiveSpaces

    DataStax

    DataStax Enterprise

    Nonrelational Database Management Systems

    Windows, Unix

    Y

    Y

    DataStax Enterprise

    Varnish

    Varnish_Cache

    Other Application Server Middleware

    Windows, Unix

    Y

    Y

    Varnish_Cache

    Enhanced Pattern Modules

    RFE ref.

    Product Page

    Enhancement

    SI Key Change

    QM001864246
    QM001878927

    Oracle Enterprise Manager

    The pattern was updated with improved algorithm for creating some relationships for the Oracle Enterprise Manager Management Server SI.

    N

    Oracle Management Packs

    The pattern was updated with a new trigger (Oracle Enterprise Manager Management Server SI), improved Details key that is linked to the trigger SI. Some outdated methods were eliminated.

    N
    Oracle RDBMS Installed OptionsThe pattern now reports only those installed options that were enabled.N

    TKU-4330

    Oracle WebLogic Server

    The pattern was updated with improved versioning.

    N

    QM001879943

    Citrix XenServer

    The pattern was updated with improved command versioning.

    N

    QM001876230

    CA Workload Automation

    The pattern was updated with improved versioning.

    N

    QM001881299

    Oracle Process Manager

    The pattern was updated with improved versioning to support Oracle Process Manager version 11G and later.

    N

    TKU-4154

    BigMemory Max

    The pattern now supports custer configuration of BigMemory Max.

    N

    TKU-4237

    BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping

    The pattern was improved to support latest changes introduced in the BMC Atrium Discovery version 10.2.

    N

    QM001877934

    Oracle Entitlements Server

    The pattern now supports discovery of the Oracle Entitlements Administration Server.

    N

    TKU-3198

    Oracle Secure Global Desktop

    The pattern now supports Gateway and Server Array components.

    N

    QM001881113

    Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager

    The pattern was updated with improved WMI and active versioning, and also supports version 2007 FP1 and 2010 R2.

    N

    QM001880003

    VMware Virtual Machine software

    The pattern was updated with improved package versioning and better vm name retrieval.

    N

    QM001880362

    IBM DB2 RDBMS

    The pattern was updated with improved full version extraction mechanism and edition retrieval algorithm.

    N

    QM001880963

    Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise

    The pattern was updated with improved install root extraction.

    N

    QM001879891

    Informatica PowerCenter

    The pattern was updated with improved path versioning.

    N

    QM001880429

    Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation

    The pattern was updated with improved product versioning.

    N

    QM001880438

    Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database

    The pattern was updated with improved product versioning.

    N

    QM001880482

    Apache Derby RDBMS

    The pattern was updated with improved active versioning.

    N

    TKU-4099

    Symantec VERITAS Replication Exec

    The pattern was updated with improved product versioning.

    N

    QM001880894

    QM001881413

    IBM WebSphere MQThe pattern was updated with improved method for install_root retrieval.N
    QM001880741IBM Rational Build ForgeThe pattern was updated with improved trigger.N
    QM001881240IBM Tivoli Storage ManagerThe pattern was updated with improved versioning.N
    QM001881065Oracle VM VirtualBoxThe pattern was updated with the improved VM extraction mechanism.N
    QM001881271Borland VisiBrokerThe pattern was updated with the improved trigger to avoid false triggering on the Fusionworks Orbacus Nameserver.N
    QM001881144, QM001880419Microsoft Internet Information Services - Extended Discovery

    The pattern was updated with the improved extended discovery of Microsoft Internet Information Services, including improved product versioning.

    N

    TKU-4084

    BMC Remedy AR System

    The pattern now supports version 9.0 and has improved trigger and install root extraction for BMC Remedy AR System Mid-Tier SI, improved package versioning and better DB details extraction for BMC Remedy AR System Server SI, and improved relationship between BMC Remedy AR System Flashboard and BMC Remedy AR System Server.N
    QM001878957TIBCO ActiveSpacesThe pattern for TIBCO ActiveSpaces discovery was created.N

    Defects Resolved

    The following defects have been fixed in this BMC Atrium Discovery Technology Knowledge Update.

    Defect No

    Details

    Product Page

    QM001879309

    Problem: The pattern might trigger without sufficient evidence of the HP OpenView ServiceCenter presence.

    Solution: Code fix.

    HP OpenView ServiceCenter

    TKU-4155

    Problem: BMC Release Lifecycle Management DeploymentDispatcher pattern retrieves invalid listening_ports.

    Solution: Code fix.

    BMC Release Lifecycle Management

    QM001880559

    Problem: The pattern might fail to extract correct product version for Oracle VM VirtualBox SI.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Oracle VM VirtualBox

    QM001880018

    Problem: The pattern might fail to discover the version of Oracle Essbase Server SI.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Oracle Essbase

    TKU-4156

    Problem: The pattern might use incorrect expected_ports.

    Solution: Code fix.

    IBM WebSphere Application Server

    TKU-3841

    Problem: Clustered HP hosts might be modeled using host containers, which might cause issues with visualization.

    Solution: Code fix.

    HP ServiceGuardHP nPar

    HP ServiceGuard

    QM001879776

    Problem: Latest TKU upgrade might cause issues with Apache Web Server configuration file discovery.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Apache HTTPD-based Webservers

    Esc 075627

    Problem: Multiple issues with SQL Server Extended Discovery.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Microsoft SQL Server - Database Detail Pattern
    QM001880899

     

    Problem: The pattern fails to retrieve some product versions of IBM FileNet Fax SI.

    Solution: Code fix.

    IBM FileNet Fax

    Problem: The pattern fails to trigger for some versions of Microsoft Internet Information Services.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Microsoft Internet Information Services - Extended Discovery

    TKU-4342

    Problem: Apache Zookeeper Service pattern could create obsolete software instances when the cluster key changes.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Apache Zookeeper
    ADDM-16213

    Problem: CMDB mapping for StorageProcessor does not put serial number.

    Solution: Code fix.

    CDM Mapping for Storage
    TKU-3363

    Problem: Discovery NIC Condition pattern should not create DiscoveryCondition node on a Host where interface.negotiation is set to AUTO.

    Solution: Code fix.

    Configuring Windows NIC discovery
    ADDM-16321

    Problem: Missing OS Type in syncmappings for Windows 2012 and 10.

    Solution: Code fix.

    CDM Mapping for Host

    Configuration upgrade

    In this release the following patterns have the configuration block updated:

    • The list is under construction.

    Updating to this TKU will reset any custom configuration for these products to the default values.

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