What is different in this release
This topic describes what has changed in this release.
The separate Console and Dashboard user interfaces are now unified with a single logon. Some features are moved to a different UI page for enhanced user experience.
Features that have moved to a different location
The following table lists the features or tasks that have moved to a different UI page or to a different navigation path in 21.02:
|Functionality||In version 21.02||In versions earlier than 21.02||Documentation|
|Configure user accounts and roles|
You can configure users and user groups in BMC Helix Portal.
|Administration > Users|
|Generate API key|
Use BMC Helix Portal to set up user-level API keys.
Administration > Users > Roles.
|Authorizing users to access specific entities||Administration > Authorization Profiles|
Administration > Users > Access groups
|Configuring authorization profiles|
|Automatic purging of entities|
Administration > System > Global configuration
Administration > Data Warehouse > Aging configuration
|Agent list||Administration > Gateway Manager > Agent Lists||Administration > Gateway Manager > Gateway Operations > List nodes||Managing the Gateway Server agent list|
|Bookmark content that you frequently use for quick reference||In the left navigation pane of the Workspace tab.||Home > Bookmarks||Bookmarks|
|Download product components||Administration > System > Downloads||Home tab||Downloading the product components|
|Modify user profiles||In the header, click the user name icon and select My preferences.||Home > My profile||Setting user preferences|
Features that will be available in future releases
The following features will be available in future releases:
- Cloud Migration Simulation
- Basic reports
- Extrapolation and Queuing Network models
- Correlation analysis
- Out-of-the-box views
- Business Services view
- Capacity Pools view
- Server view
- Virtualization views
- Custom view templates
- Golden model results template
- System time forecasting
- Tree map
- Data mart Explorer
- Migration utilities for PostgreSQL and Oracle
- Customize the look and feel of the UI
All of the future product plans and releases described herein relate to BMC's current product development considerations, which are at the sole discretion of BMC and are subject to change and/or cancellation at any time. BMC cannot and does to provide any assurance as to whether these plans will result in any future releases of the nature described.
Deprecated and dropped features and components
For a list of the deprecated and dropped features in this release, see Deprecated and dropped features and components.