(Posted on behalf of Mitch Sherfey)


I’m pleased to announce the General Availability (GA) release of Bladelogic Portal 1.2.

BladeLogic Portal 1.2 is a web based, end-user interface, which greatly simplifies the execution and management of common day-to-day IT configuration management tasks.  This release increases the capability of the BladeLogic Portal while improving on existing functionality to provide even greater value and simplified management.  Go to the Electronic Product Download (EPD) site and download the installer today.


Highlights of the release:

  • Patch Analysis Improvements
    • Leverage existing patch catalogs in BSA to create new operations
    • Added information on Patch Analysis results including full number of targets, QNumber, Severity, and patch description
  • Search Improvements
    • Blank searches supported
    • Increased results returned with more results per page
    • Considerable performance improvements
  • Enhanced UI
    • Cleaner and more streamlined look and feel
    • Menu consolidation for quicker access
    • Report layout improvements
  • Authentication
    • LDAP Authentication


Congratulations to the entire team for all their hard work and effort!