VoIP and Network Quality Manager 2020.2 Release Notes

Release date: June 4, 2020

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in VoIP and Network Quality Manager 2020.2. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.

If you are looking for previous release notes for VoIP and Network Quality Manager, see Previous Version documentation.

New features and improvements in VNQM 2020.2

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VNQM 2020.2 offers the following new features and improvements compared to previous releases of VNQM.

IP SLA monitoring on Cisco Nexus devices

VNQM now supports IP SLA monitoring on Cisco© Nexus devices, NX-OS-based, highly programmable, high-density switches. Cisco Nexus devices can be added to VNQM through the Add Nodes to VoIP and Network Quality Manager wizard.

Other improvements

For new features and improvements in Orion Platform 2020.2, see the Orion Platform 2020.2 Release Notes.


New customer installation

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For information about installing VoIP and Network Quality Manager, see the SolarWinds Orion Installer.

How to upgrade

If you are upgrading from VNQM 4.4 or later, use the SolarWinds Orion Installer to upgrade your entire Orion deployment (all Orion Platform products and any scalability engines) to the current versions.

If you are upgrading from VNQM 4.6, you can upgrade your entire Orion deployment from the My Orion Deployment page. Downloading the Orion Installer is no longer necessary.

If you are upgrading from an earlier version, use this topic to plan and implement an upgrade to the current version of VNQM.


Fixed issues

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VNQM 2020.2 fixes the following issues.

Case number Description

00427150

Cisco CUBE routers show all statistics for SIP trunks.

00417351

SIP Trunks are stated on the gateway and listed in the Orion Web Console.

00405891

Issues with getting CDR & SIP monitoring working in VNQM no longer occur.

00379292

All maps are loading without issues.

00353144

VNQM is able to pull information from a VoIP gateway.

00357425

SIP trunks no longer show the message Status ins not polled yet.

00359661

Network Atlas is working.

See also Orion Platform Release Notes.


End of life

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Version EoL Annoucement EoE Effective Date EoL Effective Date
4.2

December 4, 2018:

End-of-Life (EoL) announcement - Customers on VoIP & Network Quality Manager 4.2 should begin transitioning to the latest version of VoIP & Network Quality Manager.

March 4, 2019:

End-of-Engineering (EoE) - Service releases, bug fixes, workarounds, and service packs for VoIP & Network Quality Manager 4.2 will no longer be supported by SolarWinds.

March 4, 2020:

End-of-Life - SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for VoIP & Network Quality Manager 4.2.

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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