IP Address Manager
2020.2.4.2 Release Notes
Release date: January 21, 2021
These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in IP Address Manager 2020.2.4. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.
If you are looking for previous release notes for IP Address Manager, see Previous Version documentation.
New features and improvements
IPAM 2020.2.4 uses Orion Platform 2020.2.4. All SolarWinds Orion Platform 2020.2.4 products, including IPAM, are signed with new code-signing certificates.
See the Orion Platform 2020.2.4 release notes for new features and improvements in this release.
- If you are looking for previous release notes and hotfixes, see Previous Version documentation.
- For information about requirements, see IPAM 2020.2 system requirements.
- For detailed information about using IPAM, see the IPAM Administrator Guide.
New customer installation
For information about installing IP Address Manager, see the SolarWinds Orion Installer.
See IPAM 2020.2 system requirements for system, software, database, and port requirement information.
How to upgrade
Use the SolarWinds Orion Installer to simultaneously upgrade one or more Orion Platform products on your main Orion server.
With IPAM 4.9 and later, you can upgrade your entire Orion deployment, including the main server and all Orion Platform products, from the My Orion Deployment page. Downloading the Orion Installer for future upgrades is no longer necessary.
For details, see Install or upgrade Orion Platform products.
Orion Platform 2020.2.4 fixes the following issues.
The SolarWinds.Core.Businesslayer.dll security vulnerability in Orion Platform 2019.4 Hotfix 5, in Orion Platform 2020.2, and Orion Platform 2020.2 Hotfix 1 has been addressed. See SolarWinds Security Advisory for more information.
End of life
|Version||EoL Announcement||EoE Effective Date||EoL Effective Date|
|4.8||June 4 2020: End-of-Life (EoL) announcement – Customers on IP Address Manager version 4.8 should begin transitioning to IP Address Manager version 2020.2.||September 4, 2020: End-of-Engineering (EoE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workaround, and service packs for IP Address Manager version 4.8 or older will no longer actively be supported by SolarWinds.||September 4, 2021: End-of-Life – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for IP Address Manager version 4.8 or older.|
|4.7||November 7, 2019: End-of-Life (EoL) announcement – Customers on IP Address Manager version 4.7 should begin transitioning to IP Address Manager version 2020.2||February 7, 2020: End-of-Engineering (EoE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workaround, and service packs for IP Address Manager version 4.7 or older will no longer actively be supported by SolarWinds.||February 7, 2021: End-of-Life – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for IP Address Manager version 4.7 or older.|
|4.6||September 6, 2019: End-of-Life (EoL) announcement – Customers on IP Address Manager version 4.6 should begin transitioning to IP Address Manager version 2020.2||December 6, 2019: End-of-Engineering (EoE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workaround, and service packs for IP Address Manager version 4.6 or older will no longer actively be supported by SolarWinds.||December 6, 2020: End-of-Life – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for IP Address Manager version 4.6 or older.|
See the End of Life Policy for information about SolarWinds product lifecycle phases. For supported versions and EoL announcements for all SolarWinds products, see Currently supported software versions.
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