BMC Discovery Technology Knowledge Update 2020-Feb-1 is a deliverable for BMC Discovery 11.1, 11.2 and 11.3 series.
Starting from TKU February 2020 discovery of the physical topology (infrastructure) of the Cisco ACI solution is supported.
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.
Please be aware that in TKU 2020-Feb-1 release the key attribute has been updated for the following nodes:
TKU 2020-Feb-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.
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The release comprises components packaged as such entities:
BMC Discovery Extended Data Pack TKU 2020-Feb-1, which is a separately licensable product.
|Clustering and Availability Software||Unix||Y||Y||OpenSVC|
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
|Load Balancers (Radware Alteon)||Created Link between Radware Alteon 6420XL ADC and vADC.||N|
|Red Hat OpenShift||Updated OpenShift trigger.||N|
|Atlassian Jira||Updated trigger condition.||N|
|Red Hat JBoss Application Server||Updated package versioning.||N|
|Tableau||Enhanced Tableau Cluster modeling.||Y|
|Load Balancers (Nginx LoadBalancer)||Updated regexes to process upstream configuration block.||N|
|Microsoft System Center Operations Manager||Added related process association.||N|
Veritas InfoScale Agents
Veritas InfoScale Storage
Veritas InfoScale Replication
|Product re-branding updates introduced.||N|
MongoDB - Database Detail Pattern
|Path and command versioning methods updated for MongoDB.||N|
|Red Hat JBoss Application Server||Added listening ports.||N|
|HP Integrity Virtual Machines||Updated approach to search IVM/HP9000 hosts.||N|
|Load Balancers (Microsoft Network)||Updated key for Microsoft Network LoadBalancer Cluster.||Y|
|McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator||Added related process association, updated identifiers.||N|
|Microsoft Windows Host|
Now timezone is reported on Windows host nodes.
Added support for NTP servers in Windows.
The following defects have been fixed in this BMC Discovery Technology Knowledge Update.
SI Key Change
Problem: FujitsuServerViewOpsMgr.tplpre runs empty echo command.
Problem: ECA error discovering Nutanix Prism Central.
Problem: Removed known version metadata attribute.
Problem: Updated versioning level of product_version.
Problem: HostContainer names were changed to serial numbers in error.Update HardwareContainer name.
Problem: ECA error from FujitsuBladeSystem.
Problem: WebLogic domain may be truncated on Windows.
Problem: J2EEInferredModel may process the paths incorrectly for some windows hosts.
|Problem: Specify where configuration file is in Illimio.|
Solution: Code fix.
|Illumio Adaptive Security Platform Agent||N|
|DRDC1-12512||Problem: Borland Silk Test pattern mentions SP releases in known_versions.|
Solution: Code fix.
|Micro Focus SilkTest||N|
The Command/File Matrix file (covering ALL commands executed and ALL files retrieved by the patterns) for TKU February 2020 can be downloaded from here.