Documentation forHybrid Cloud Observability Advancedand Server Configuration Monitor

SCM 2022.3 Release Notes

Release date: September 28, 2022

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in Server Configuration Monitor (SCM) 2022.3. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.

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New features and improvements in SCM

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SCM 2022.3 offers improvements compared to previous releases of SCM, including enhanced security over SCM 2020.2.6 and earlier versions.

SCM 2022.3 is now built on the new SolarWinds Platform and installed with the new SolarWinds Installer.

Learn more about the new SolarWinds Platform.

See also the SolarWinds Platform 2022.2 Release Notes and SolarWinds Platform 2022.3 Release Notes.


New customer installation

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For information about installing Server Configuration Monitor, see the SolarWinds Installer and the SCM Installation Guide. After installation, use the SCM Getting Started Guide to get started fast.

How to upgrade

Use the SolarWinds Installer to upgrade your entire SolarWinds Platform deployment, including any scalability engines.

You must be on SCM 2020.2.1 or later to upgrade to SCM 2022.3. If you are on SCM 2020.2 or earlier, first upgrade to 2020.2.6 and then upgrade to 2022.3.

You can upgrade your entire deployment from the My Deployment page (Settings > My Deployment).

For details, see Install or upgrade SolarWinds Platform products.


Fixed issues in SCM 2022.3

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With this release, SCM now runs on the SolarWinds Platform. SCM 2022.3 contains all of the fixed issues since the SCM 2020.2.6 release, including all SCM 2020.2.6 Hot Fixes and fixes in SolarWinds Platform 2022.2 and 2022.3.

See the following release notes for more information:


End of life and end of support notices

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End of life

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.

Version EOL Announcement EOE Effective Date EOL Effective Date
2019.4 July 27, 2022: End-of-Life (EOL) announcement – Customers on SCM version 2019.4 should begin transitioning to the latest version of SCM. August 26, 2022: End-of-Engineering (EOE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workarounds, and service packs for SCM 2019.4 will no longer be actively supported by SolarWinds. August 26, 2023: End-of-Life (EOL) – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for SCM version 2019.4.
1.2 July 27, 2022: End-of-Life (EOL) announcement – Customers on SCM version 1.2 should begin transitioning to the latest version of SCM. August 26, 2022: End-of-Engineering (EOE) – Service releases, bug fixes, workarounds, and service packs for SCM 1.2 will no longer be actively supported by SolarWinds. August 26, 2023: End-of-Life (EOL) – SolarWinds will no longer provide technical support for SCM version 1.2.

End of support

SCM 2022.3 no longer supports the following platforms and features.

Type Details
Database SQL Server 2012 and SQL Server 2014 are no longer supported for use as the SolarWinds Platform or Orion Platform database.

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