BladeLogic 8.8 Now Available!

Version 1

    The DCA Product Management Team is proud to announce the GA release of BladeLogic Server Automation 8.8!

     

    This release brings important new features to our versioning, patching and reporting capabilities. Our customers have been pivotal in bringing these new features to market.

     

    Git Integration

    • Copy or move content to local repository
    • View un-staged changes
    • Commit to local repository
    • Push to remote repository
    • View Diff and revert to correct version as needed

     

    Patching

    • New Maintenance Window capability
      • Set schedules on job execution based on maintenance window
      • Set duration (in minutes)
      • Support for SuSE 12
      • Support for Solaris 11 (IPS packages)
      • Support for SuSE Zypper
      • Child Channel support for Red Hat 7
      • Support for Windows 10
    • Patch catalog simplification
    • Enhanced Email Notifications
    • Windows patch catalog performance improvements
    • Off-line downloader performance improvements

     

    Reporting

    • New reporting engine – Yellowfin
    • Launch from the BladeLogic console
    • Live reporting for patching activities

     

    Compliance

    • New PCI v3 templates
      • Oracle Solaris 11
      • Windows Server 2008
      • Windows Server 2012
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
    • Template Updates
      • DISA – Windows Server 2008 R2 DC and MS
      • DISA – Windows Server 2008 DC and MS
      • DISA – Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
      • CIS – Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
    • Compliance engine performance improvements

     

    Platform Support

    • Windows 10 (agent, NSH, patching)
    • Red Hat 7.1 (agent, NSH, provisioning)
    • Oracle Linux 7.x (app server, agent, NSH)
    • SuSE 12 (app server, agent, NSH, provisioning)
    • Ubuntu 15.1 (agent, NSH)
    • Ubuntu 16.04 (agent, NSH)
    • CentOS 7.1 (agent, NSH)
    • Solaris 11 (agent, NSH, provisioning)
    • SQL Server 2016 dbase support

     

    To download BladeLogic Server Automation 8.8 software, please visit  Electronic Product Download (EPD)

     

    To see the full list of new features in the release, please go to docs.bmc.com