BMC Discovery Technology Knowledge Update 2018-Jun-1 is a deliverable for BMC Discovery 11.0, 11.1, 11.2 and 11.3 series.
Starting from TKU 2018 March release, BMC Discovery 11.2 fully discovers Cisco Systems stacked devices. For more information, see Viewing a network device.
Please be aware that when uploading June TKU to BMC Discovery 11.2 the following warnings may be displayed but doesn't require any further actions:
Product content updates require appliance restart
This TKU release contains product content additions. When product content is added, the appliance is restarted as part of the update. You are given the opportunity to prevent the restart, though if you do so, none of the knowledge content will be installed.
TKU 2018-Jun-1 is released in the following streams:
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.
The release comprises components packaged as such entities:
BMC Atrium Discovery Extended Data Pack, which is a separately licensable product.
|Elastic Cloud Storage Portal||Storage and Device Management Software||Unix||Y||Y||EMC Elastic Cloud Storage Portal|
BMC Discovery 11.0.x introduces a new extended cluster discovery.
Cluster Modeling approaches and Key changes:
More about new clustering technologies and clustering models you may find here.
For details of why the SI Key Change field is important please see this documentation.
SI Key Change
PostgreSQL RDBMS - Database Detail Pattern
Added bind_address and conf_dir attributes.
Updated sql query method.
|Microsoft Cluster Server||Added ability to Discover cluster FQDN in Microsoft.MSCluster pattern.||N|
|Oracle WebLogic Server||Updated configuration parsing in WebLogicApplicationServer pattern.||N|
|Wordpress||Wordpress pattern modelling was updated.||Y|
|Eclipse Foundation Eclipse||Eclipse xpath evaluation updated.||N|
|Versant Object Database||Added support for Versant 9 Database.||N|
|Microsoft Internet Information Services - Extended Discovery||Updated parsing of connection strings for IIS.||N|
|Microsoft Internet Information Services - Extended Discovery||Updated linkage for IIS website SoftwareComponents and LoadBalancerMembers.||N|
|Flexera FLEXnet Publisher||Key modeling updated. Approach of license files discovery is updated.||Y|
|BMC Digital Workplace||Added "edition" attribute to BMC Digital Workplace SI.||N|
|DRDC1-7583||BMC Real End User Experience Monitoring||Added support for BMC EUEM Virtual Edition discovered by SNMP.||N|
|DRDC1-11418||Brocade Network Advisor||Improved trigger and versioning approach.||N|
The following defects have been fixed in this BMC Discovery Technology Knowledge Update.
SI Key Change
Problem: WMI query of the Microsoft Hyper-V Server pattern is still failing.
Solution: Code fix
|Microsoft Hyper-V Server||N|
Problem: Oracle physical hosts not related to Xen VMs configured on them.
Solution: Code fix.
Problem: Missing version for Oracle Data Manager for BRM.
Problem: SQL Server should model databases with a period in their name.
Problem: VM rename can lead to unexpected SI naming
Problem: Red Hat OpenShift ECA error/KeyError: 'containerStatuses'
Problem: Oracle.OracleRDBMS_Options.OptionPackFunctions pattern ECA Error.
Solution: Code fix.
Problem: The software components of type Apache Webserver Website is not discovered.
Problem: Don't correctly report NVD for SuSE Linux.
Problem: Links to documentation, and other sites are out of date.