SCM 2020.2.4 Release Notes
Release date: January 2021
These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in Server Configuration Monitor (SCM) 2020.2.4. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.
- For more information on the latest hotfixes, see Orion Platform Hotfix Release Notes.
- For release notes for previous SCM versions, see Previous version documentation.
- For information about requirements, see SCM 2020.2.4 system requirements.
- For information about working with SCM, see the SCM 2020.2.1 Administrator Guide.
SCM 2020.2.4 offers new features and improvements compared to previous releases of SCM.
SCM 2020.2.4 is signed with a new digital code-signing certificate.
Orion Platform 2020.2.4 improvements
For details, see the 2020.2.4 Release Notes.
For information about installing SCM, review system requirements and use the SolarWinds Orion Installer, which you can download from the SolarWinds Customer Portal. After installation, use the SCM Getting Started Guide and the SCM Administrator Guide to learn about configuring and using SCM.
With SCM 1.2 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.
- Use the SolarWinds Orion Installer to simultaneously upgrade one or more Orion Platform products on your main Orion server.
- If your scalability engines (additional polling engines, additional web servers, and high availability servers) are able to communicate with the main server, use the centralized upgrade feature to upgrade the rest of your Orion deployment in parallel. For details, see Install or upgrade Orion Platform products.
|Version||EoL Announcement||EoE Effective Date||EoL Effective Date|
June 4, 2020
End-of-Life (EoL) announcement – Customers on SCM 1.0, SCM 1.0.1, and SCM 1.1 should begin transitioning to the latest version of SCM.
September 4, 2020
End-of-Engineering (EoE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workarounds, and service packs for SCM 1.0, SCM 1.0.1, and SCM 1.1 will no longer be actively supported by SolarWinds.
September 4, 2021
EoL – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for SCM 1.0, SCM 1.0.1, and SCM 1.1.
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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