Changelog

Zetavault is updated on a continual basis.

With each release we add new features, improve performance and make management easier.

Control Panel

3.28.01

February 8th 2017.

  • NVMe over Fabrics target
  • 4.9 kernel support

 

3.27.06

November 11th 2016.

  • InfiniBand port boot mode option in Settings -> Network

 

3.27.05

November 3rd 2016.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Cluster edition when using L2ARC devices

 

3.27.04

October 27th 2016.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Cluster edition
  • Use orange colour for resilvering pools in Cluster edition
  • Fix e-mail queuing issue

 

3.27.03

October 18th 2016.

  • Rename Scale edition to Cluster edition
  • Improvements to Update service to support different kernel versions

 

3.27.02

September 30th 2016.

  • Support iSER for cluster node storage connection
  • Support iSER in cluster wizards

 

3.27.01

September 26th 2016.

  • Support RDMA based iSCSI on Ethernet
  • Support NVMe devices in the SMART disk monitor
  • Support IPMI for hardware fencing in the Cluster service

 

3.26.08

September 5th 2016.

  • Add SSH reverse DNS option in Settings -> Admin
  • Update cloud backup libraries

 

3.26.07

August 30th 2016.

  • Bonding interface support in Cluster service

 

3.26.06

August 23rd 2016.

  • iSER support in the SAN service

 

3.26.05

August 11th 2016.

  • Introduction of new Update service
  • Support for 32 Gbit Fibre Channel
  • Fix SAN Overview page for virtual Fibre Channel targets

 

3.26.04

August 1st 2016.

  • Improvements to SAN wizard
  • Improved iSCSI target detection in Scale edition

 

3.26.03

July 27th 2016.

  • Permissions button for ZFS datasets, NFS exports and SMB exports
  • Group management in NFS
  • User management in NFS
  • Group management in SMB
  • NFS Setup guide
  • SMB Setup guide

 

3.26.02

July 22nd 2016.

  • Support Dell PowerEdge power supply monitoring
  • Fix Samba detection issue

 

3.26.01

July 20th 2016.

  • New Cluster architecture for the Scale edition
  • SMB GUI based management in Services -> SMB
  • SMB settings in Settings -> SMB
  • Add security option to NFS shares

 

3.25.14

June 17th 2016.

  • Introduce Cluster service help
  • Fix SRP target disconnect issue for Scale edition

 

3.25.13

June 1st 2016.

  • Kernel 4.4 support
  • Samba 4.4 support
  • Framebuffer fix for Plymouth boot system

 

3.25.12

May 10th 2016.

  • Mellanox Firmware section in InfiniBand Setup guide
  • Improve accuracy of statistics for NVMe devices

 

3.25.11

March 11th 2016.

  • Fix calendar control issue for certain browsers

 

3.25.10

March 3rd 2016.

  • Add pool name option to Import ZFS Pool wizard
  • Restart interface button in Management -> Interfaces

 

3.25.09

February 15th 2016.

  • Improved NVMe integration with ZFS
  • Improvements to the ZFS Monitor

 

3.25.08

January 20th 2016.

  • Support the new Google CS API

 

3.25.07

January 13th 2016.

  • Fix kernel update issue

 

3.25.06

January 10th 2016.

  • Improve InfiniBand detection

 

3.25.05

January 6th 2016.

  • Option to disable the receiver space check in S&R
  • Fix clone creation issue

 

3.25.04

January 5th 2016.

  • Additional fix for issue where automatic updates were not installing

 

3.25.03

December 30th 2015.

  • Improve Send & Receive logging where remote host is not responding
  • Fix issue where automatic updates were not installing

 

3.25.02

December 22nd 2015.

  • SAN Tutorial in API Guides
  • Performance improvements to the graph in Historical Monitor
  • Fix bug where auto snapshots were not created

 

3.25.01

December 16th 2015.

  • REST API
  • Full support for VMware VAAI (vStorage APIs for Array Integration)
  • Add receive and transmit to network interfaces in Management -> Network -> Interfaces
  • Add full status information for network interfaces in Management -> Network -> Interfaces -> Info

 

3.24.05

November 19th 2015.

  • Failed login warning e-mail no longer shows username and password

 

3.24.04

September 14th 2015.

  • Show SCSI address and sdX device for RAID volumes in SAN devices
  • Fix bug where mirrored log devices could not be removed from a ZFS pool

 

3.24.03

August 19th 2015.

  • Support more than two drives in Avago/LSI RAID 1 configurations

 

3.24.02

August 11th 2015.

  • Recognise "AVAGO" vendor string in RAID volumes

 

3.24.01

August 4th 2015.

  • Multiple InfiniBand switch support for Scale edition including switch monitoring
  • Multipath SRP disk support for Scale edition
  • Handle multiple physical networks in Scale -> Fabric
  • Multipath Configuration guide
  • Custom date range in the Historical Monitor
  • Datepicker GUI widget for date inputs
  • Forward slash and period based date format options
  • SNMP has been extended to monitor ZFS pools for capacity and health
  • Storage Node wizard now supports multiple targets for multipathing configuration
  • Send & receive Queue table now shows service instance number

 

3.23.06

July 30th 2015.

  • Fix pool creation issue when disk naming is by path

 

3.23.05

July 8th 2015.

  • Fix bug in OpenSM configuration

 

3.23.04

July 3rd 2015.

  • Option to sort the send & receive log in reverse order

 

3.23.03

July 1st 2015.

  • Fix bug in Cloud Backup

 

3.23.02

June 29th 2015.

  • Dedup option in host based send jobs

 

3.23.01

June 26th 2015.

  • SNMP service
  • Large block size support in filesystems and volumes (up to 1MB)

 

3.22.02

May 28th 2015.

  • Support NVMe devices in the SAN Target wizard
  • Support NVMe devices in the Scale edition Storage Node wizard
  • Add PDU configuration to Failover guide
  • Updated SAN Setup guide
  • Updated Handling Controller Node Failure guide

 

3.22.01

May 24th 2015.

  • FCoE support in the SAN
  • FCoE interface management in Settings -> SAN
  • Ethernet replication support in Scale edition
  • Send & Receive service can now run jobs in parallel
  • Additional Send & Receive service options in Settings -> Storage
  • Wizard: Create ZFS pool
  • Wizard: Import ZFS pool
  • Wizard: SAN Target
  • Wizard: NFS Export
  • Wizard: Scale edition Storage Controller - Ethernet Replication
  • Wizard: Scale edition Storage Controller - InfiniBand Replication
  • Wizard: Scale edition Head Controller
  • Wizard: Scale edition Storage Node
  • Wizard: Scale edition Failover
  • Add virtual interface button in Management -> Network -> Advanced
  • Add host column in Targets and Fabric for Scale edition

 

3.21.01

April 3rd 2015.

  • Introduction of Wizards
  • Wizard: Network Interface Configuration
  • Configurable ports for ZFS Send & Receive hosts
  • Compression option for host based ZFS Send & Receive jobs
  • Improved failover support for VMware hosts
  • Improved support for HP ProLiant Gen9 systems
  • Heartbeat option in ZFS monitor

 

3.20.02

March 13th 2015.

  • Support for Emulex 16 Gbit Fibre Channel adapters

 

3.20.01

February 27th 2015.

  • Migration feature in Send & Receive service
  • Support for Fibre Channel in Failover setups
  • Fibre Channel test guide
  • Retention policy for host based Send & Receive jobs

 

3.19.02

February 22nd 2015.

  • Fix bug in Scale edition where controller type would not set

 

3.19.01

February 4th 2015.

  • New interface

 

3.18.03

December 29th 2014.

  • Fix Google CS bucket name bug in Settings -> Storage

 

3.18.02

December 9th 2014.

  • Support for Dell RAID controllers in Scale edition
  • More accurate S&R transfer rate

 

3.18.01

November 28th 2014.

  • Support HP Smart Array RAID controllers in Scale edition
  • Support HP Smart Array RAID controller configuration and monitoring
  • Support HP ProLiant power supply monitoring
  • Support for NVMe devices in Scale edition clusters
  • Rescan targets button in Scale -> Targets
  • License table in Scale -> Targets
  • Scale edition Cache Devices guide

 

3.17.02

November 15th 2014.

  • Attach and detach buttons in ZFS -> Status
  • Show maximums in the Realtime Monitor summary tables

 

3.17.01

November 13th 2014.

  • Management of NVMe devices in ZFS -> NVMe
  • Support for NVMe devices in ZFS pools
  • Disk performance monitoring of NVMe devices
  • Disk endurance monitoring of NVMe devices
  • Disk IOPs and latency in the Historical Monitor
  • Disk latency in the Realtime Monitor
  • Combined disk graphs in the Realtime Monitor
  • Show disk model and serial number option in Settings -> ZFS
  • NVMe guide

 

3.16.01

November 3rd 2014.

  • Support for local storage nodes in Scale edition
  • Failover tab in Scale edition
  • Disks tab in Scale edition
  • Nodes table in Scale edition Fabric tab
  • Add Frankfurt to list of Amazon S3 regions
  • Scale edition guides

 

3.15.03

October 17th 2014.

  • Include support for Adaptec RAID controllers
  • Retire Storage menu and add ZFS and LVM menus
  • Introduction of Node Edition

 

3.15.02

October 3rd 2014.

  • Events page for Scale edition

 

3.15.01

October 1st 2014.

  • Scale menu for Scale edition
  • Fabric page for Scale edition
  • Adapters page for Scale edition
  • Support for NFSv4
  • Support for 16 Gbit Fibre Channel
  • Fibre Channel port monitoring in the Historical Monitor
  • Show Fibre Channel port status in Settings -> SAN
  • Fibre Channel alias feature in Settings -> SAN
  • Shell access options in Settings -> Admin
  • ZFS Events log can now be filtered and cleared
  • 8K sector size support when creating ZFS pools
  • Support multiple LSI RAID controllers
  • Show disk serial number in System -> RAID for LSI controllers
  • Fix bug where e-mails without a to address were added to the e-mail outbox
  • Security guide

 

3.14.02

September 22nd 2014.

  • Option to enable SSD monitoring on LSI hardware controllers

 

3.14.01

September 17th 2014.

  • SMART hard disk monitoring with logging and scheduled tests
  • Add support for local log and cache devices in Failover configurations
  • Thin provisioning support for ZFS volumes
  • Ubuntu system updates in Settings -> Updates

 

3.13.02

August 30th 2014.

  • HTTP protocol mode in Settings -> Admin -> Session
  • Fix bug where log/cache/spare could not be removed from a ZFS pool

 

3.13.01

August 28th 2014.

  • Support for Google Cloud Storage in the ZFS Cloud Backup
  • Disk IOPS graph in the Realtime Monitor
  • Drag and drop disk ordering when creating ZFS pools
  • Read only option when creating clones
  • Alias support for bonded interfaces
  • Possible to remove all disk and network devices in the Historical Monitor
  • Improvements to Failover migration time
  • SSD Endurance Monitoring guide

 

3.12.03

August 12th 2014.

  • Add ACL type and extended attributes options to dataset create and edit
  • Improvements to Failover service

 

3.12.02

August 8th 2014.

  • Monitor operating system devices in System -> Historical Monitor -> Disk bandwidth
  • Dynamic DNS and gateway updates for interfaces in Management -> Network -> Interfaces

 

3.12.01

August 5th 2014.

  • Scale service for Scale edition
  • Scale tab in Settings for Scale edition
  • Network tab in Settings
  • Network proxy configuration in Settings -> Network
  • InfiniBand port alias feature in Settings -> Network
  • InfiniBand port monitoring in the Historical Monitor
  • Include OpenSM logs in system logs backup
  • Kernel modules editor in Settings -> System
  • Custom startup scripts in Settings -> System
  • ZFS pool upgrade button in ZFS -> Status

 

3.11.01

July 7th 2014.

  • SSD aggregate and rate endurance monitoring in the Historical Monitor
  • SSD expiry forecast in the Disk Info dialog in ZFS -> Storage -> Disks
  • Increased SMART information in the Disk Info dialog in ZFS -> Storage -> Disks
  • SSD disk configuration in Settings -> Storage
  • Additional properties can be modified on the ZFS main parent filesystem
  • Fix OpenSM startup bug

 

3.10.02

June 23rd 2014.

  • Improvements to the Historical Monitor
  • Improved support for ATA drives in ZFS

 

3.10.01

June 2nd 2014.

  • Move to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for the base operating system

 

3.04.03

May 15th 2014.

  • Delete All button in the e-mail outbox
  • Show battery information for LSI RAID controllers
  • Show patrol read information for LSI RAID controllers
  • Show consistency check information for LSI RAID controllers
  • Fix bug where ZFS auto rebuild fails where pool sector size is 512 bytes
  • Fix bug where stripe size is not honoured when creating spanned volumes on LSI controllers

 

3.04.02

May 7th 2014.

  • Fix bug where e-mails are not sent from the Outbox queue

 

3.04.01

April 9th 2014.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Failover service
  • Improvements to Failover service to use less CPU cycles
  • Improvements to Failover service to reduce downtime window on clients when migrating services
  • Support for Eaton UPSes
  • SSD option in SAN devices for iSCSI initiators
  • InfiniBand Setup guide
  • SAN Setup guide

 

3.03.04

February 5th 2014.

  • Move to OpenSSL for encryption of cloud backup files

 

3.03.03

January 31st 2014.

  • Failover service now supports multiple PDUs per server
  • Improvements to VTL service
  • PSU tab in Settings
  • ZFS Host Backup guide
  • ZFS Cloud Backup guide
  • CLI Utilities guide

 

3.03.02

January 17th 2014.

  • Failover service now supports automatic syncing of ZFS, NFS, SAN and SMB configs

 

3.03.01

January 10th 2014.

  • ZFS Cloud Backup feature
  • All snapshots are now consolidated into a single page
  • For LSI hardware RAID controllers, there are buttons to start/stop a consistency check
  • Support for 12Gb/s LSI HBA and RAID controllers
  • Fixed bug where ZFS tables would not restore from backup configuration

 

3.02.02

December 13th 2013.

  • Improve detection of Mellanox InfiniBand controllers

 

3.02.01

November 18th 2013.

  • Add Dashboard (System -> Dashboard)
  • Add SSH key management (Management -> SSH Keys)
  • Add SSH root login option (Settings -> Admin)
  • Add after login option (Settings -> Admin)
  • Add Failover guide

 

3.01.01

October 14th 2013.

  • Initial release of V3

Utilities

3.28.01

February 8th 2017.

  • NVMe over Fabrics target

 

3.27.07

November 11th 2016.

  • Improvements to multipath link failure detection in Cluster edition

 

3.27.06

November 3rd 2016.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Cluster edition when using L2ARC devices

 

3.27.05

October 27th 2016.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Cluster edition
  • Fix download issue in Update service for systems with low memory

 

3.27.04

October 19th 2016.

  • Fix download issue with kernel headers install utility

 

3.27.03

October 18th 2016.

  • Rename Scale edition to Cluster edition
  • Improvements to Update service to support different kernel versions

 

3.27.02

September 30th 2016.

  • Support iSER for cluster node storage connection

 

3.27.01

September 26th 2016.

  • Support RDMA based iSCSI on Ethernet
  • Support IPMI for hardware fencing in the Cluster service

 

3.26.07

August 31st 2016.

  • Fix SMB Active Directory join domain issue

 

3.26.06

August 30th 2016.

  • Bonding interface support in Cluster service
  • Fix proxy issue in Update service

 

3.26.05

August 23rd 2016.

  • iSER support in the SAN service

 

3.26.04

August 11th 2016.

  • Introduction of new Update service
  • install-grub command

 

3.26.03

August 1st 2016.

  • Improved iSCSI target detection in Scale edition

 

3.26.02

July 22nd 2016.

  • Support Dell PowerEdge power supply monitoring

 

3.26.01

July 20th 2016.

  • New Cluster architecture for the Scale edition

 

3.25.10

June 1st 2016.

  • Samba 4.4 support

 

3.25.09

May 10th 2016.

  • Introduce Mellanox firmware utility
  • Improve services resilience to MySQL upgrades

 

3.25.08

March 10th 2016.

  • Fix system shutdown issue in the UPS monitor
  • Improve power monitoring in the PSU monitor

 

3.25.07

March 3rd 2016.

  • Fix InfiniBand monitoring issue in the Historical monitor

 

3.25.06

February 15th 2016.

  • Improved NVMe integration with ZFS
  • Improvements to the ZFS monitor

 

3.25.05

January 20th 2016.

  • Support the new Google CS API

 

3.25.04

January 6th 2016.

  • Option to disable the receiver space check in S&R

 

3.25.03

January 5th 2016.

  • Additional fix for issue where automatic updates were not installing

 

3.25.02

December 30th 2015.

  • Improve Send & Receive logging where remote host is not responding

 

3.25.01

December 16th 2015.

  • Installation utility for the REST API
  • Improve storage service sync on Failover setups

 

3.24.02

August 11th 2015.

  • Recognise "AVAGO" vendor string in RAID volumes
  • Update Avago/LSI storcli64 utility

 

3.24.01

August 4th 2015.

  • Multiple InfiniBand switch support for Scale edition including switch monitoring
  • Multipath SRP disk support for Scale edition

 

3.23.04

July 3rd 2015.

  • Improvements to Send & Receive service

 

3.23.03

July 1st 2015.

  • Fix bug in Cloud Backup

 

3.23.02

June 29th 2015.

  • Dedup option support in Send & Receive service

 

3.23.01

June 26th 2015.

  • SNMP service support

 

3.22.01

May 24th 2015.

  • FCoE support in the SAN service
  • Ethernet replication support in the Scale controller service
  • Send & Receive service can now run jobs in parallel

 

3.21.02

April 8th 2015.

  • Automatically fix package dependencies utility

 

3.21.01

April 3rd 2015.

  • Configurable ports for ZFS Send & Receive hosts
  • Compression option for host based ZFS Send & Receive jobs
  • Improved failover support for VMware hosts

 

3.20.03

March 13th 2015.

  • Support for Emulex 16 Gbit Fibre Channel adapters

 

3.20.02

March 1st 2015.

  • Fix issue in Failover where bonded interfaces are not started

 

3.20.01

February 27th 2015.

  • Migration feature in Send & Receive service
  • Support for Fibre Channel in Failover setups
  • Fibre Channel test utility
  • Retention policy for host based Send & Receive jobs
  • Improve ZFS pool export on Failover setups
  • Fix issue with missing ZVOLs in the SAN service after Failover migration
  • System boots 90 seconds faster if a configured network device is missing

 

3.19.02

February 4th 2015.

  • ZFS monitor service automatically removes and re-adds cache devices that were offline
  • Services are completely resilient to MySQL upgrades

 

3.19.01

January 23rd 2015.

  • Improvements to Scale edition Failover service

 

3.18.02

December 9th 2014.

  • Support for Dell RAID controllers in Scale edition
  • Automatic traffic control in S&R service
  • InfiniBand error counters utility
  • InfiniBand error counters notifications

 

3.18.01

November 28th 2014.

  • Support HP Smart Array RAID controller monitoring
  • Support HP ProLiant power supply monitoring
  • Add HP hpssacli tool to Zetavault repo
  • Add IPMI info to log collector
  • Add SMB to log collector

 

3.17.01

November 13th 2014.

  • Host monitor now monitors disk latency
  • Include NVMe utilities
  • Improvements to SRP initiator performance

 

3.16.01

November 3rd 2014.

  • Support for local storage nodes in Scale edition
  • Fix reboot issue when running kernel has been removed

 

3.15.06

October 23rd 2014.

  • Update Areca CLI and web utilities

 

3.15.05

October 20th 2014.

  • Generate system log event if ZFS send job fails

 

3.15.04

October 17th 2014.

  • Drive blinking support for Adaptec RAID controllers in the HW RAID monitor

 

3.15.03

October 10th 2014.

  • Include Adaptec arcconf utility

 

3.15.02

October 3rd 2014.

  • Scale service now logs to SQL

 

3.15.01

September 30th 2014.

  • Host monitor now supports monitoring of Fibre Channel ports
  • kernel-cleanup utility to remove old kernels

 

3.14.01

September 17th 2014.

  • Add support for local log and cache devices in Failover configurations
  • Collect InfiniBand information in the System Logs

 

3.13.01

August 28th 2014.

  • Support for Google Cloud Storage in the ZFS backup service
  • Disk IOPS graph in the host monitor service
  • Improvements to Failover service
  • Update Intel Iometer agent (dynamo) to 1.1.0

 

3.12.02

August 12th 2014.

  • Improvements to Failover service

 

3.12.01

August 5th 2014.

  • Scale service for Scale edition
  • Custom startup scripts feature

 

3.11.02

July 22nd 2014.

  • Allow virtual interface binding for child services in the Failover service

 

3.11.01

July 18th 2014.

  • Fix ZFS and DRBD import issue

 

3.10.03

June 25th 2014.

  • Fix issue where monitor services would not start on boot

 

3.10.02

June 23rd 2014.

  • Improved support for ATA drives in ZFS

 

3.10.01

June 2nd 2014.

  • Move to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for the base operating system

 

3.04.03

May 15th 2014.

  • Add LSI storcli64 utility

 

3.04.02

May 7th 2014.

  • Fix Failover service issue where remote node status is reported as "Error"
  • Fix Failover service issue where local node will not automatically promote when remote node is down
  • Improvements to ZFS send & receive service to use less CPU cycles

 

3.04.01

April 9th 2014.

  • Improvements to heartbeat in Failover service
  • Improvements to Failover service to use less CPU cycles
  • Improvements to Failover service to reduce downtime window on clients when migrating services
  • Support for Eaton UPSes

 

3.03.02

March 29th 2014.

  • Improvements to host monitor service to use less CPU cycles

 

3.03.01

March 14th 2014.

  • Increased timeout for ZFS send & receive jobs
  • Improvements to PSU, UPS and ZFS monitor services

 

3.02.04

February 5th 2014.

  • Move to OpenSSL for encryption of cloud backup files

 

3.02.03

January 31st 2014.

  • Failover service now supports multiple PDUs per server

 

3.02.02

January 17th 2014.

  • Failover service now supports automatic syncing of ZFS, NFS, SAN and SMB configs

 

3.02.01

January 10th 2014.

  • ZFS Backup service for cloud based backup
  • ZFS Send & Receive service now supports file based backup and restore
  • ZFS update now takes place upon system start

 

3.01.01

October 14th 2013.

  • Initial release of V3