23.4 enhancements and patches

Review the BMC Helix Log Analytics 23.4 enhancements for features that will benefit your organization and to understand changes that might impact your users.

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For a list of recent updates and enhancements across multiple versions, see Release notes and notices.

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Known and corrected issues

Enhancements and patches of all Helix products Open link

Deprecated and discontinued features Open link

BMC applies upgrades as described in BMC Helix Upgrade policy Open link . BMC applies upgrades and patches during Maintenance windows. Open link .

To see the list of deprecated and discontinued features, see Deprecated and discontinued features Open link .


Restrict user access to log data

Implement role-based access control to log data by assigning user groups to collection policies. With this feature, you can make sure that only those users with the correct role can access specific data.

For more information, see Creating collection policies.


Uninstall Linux connectors by using the uninstaller script

With the uninstaller script, you can save the time that it takes to uninstall a connector and ensure that all residual connector files are deleted from your system.

For more information, see Installing and managing CentOS connector and Installing and managing Linux connector.

Learn about updates to the Self Monitoring dashboard

The Self Monitoring dashboard in BMC Helix Dashboards contains the following enhancements:

  • View the hot retention duration of a tenant in the Log Volume panel. With this enhancement, you can view all data related to logs in a single dashboard.
  • Open the Event Details page in BMC Helix Operations Management from the Log Events panel. With this enhancement, you can quickly open an event from the dashboard for quicker resolution.

For more information, see  Self-monitoring dashboard Open link .


The following video (1:07) provides a high-level summary of the new features and enhancements in version 23.4 of BMC Helix Log Analytics.

Watch the YouTube video to learn more about what's new in BMC Helix Log Analytics 23.4.

Upgrade to the OpenSearch platform

BMC Helix Log Analytics supports the OpenSearch platform version 1.3.x. OpenSearch is a distributed search and analytics engine that is based on Apache Lucene Open link .

For more information about OpenSearch 1.3.x, see the OpenSearch documentation Open link .

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