VoIP and Network Quality Manager 4.6 Release Notes

Release date: June 6, 2019

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in VoIP and Network Quality Manager 4.6. 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.

For VNQM environment requirements, see VNQM 4.6 System Requirements.

You can download VNQM 4.6 Hotfix 1 from the SolarWinds Customer portal.

Improvements in VNQM 4.6

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VNQM 4.6 offers new features and improvements compared to previous releases of VNQM.

SIP Trunk monitoring on Cisco CUBE devices

Starting with version 4.6, SolarWinds VNQM provides support for SIP Trunk monitoring in Cisco CUBE devices. SolarWinds VNQM now enables you to review the list of SIP trunks on Cisco CUBE, including dial peer number, description, and keep alive status.

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Other improvements

For new features and improvements in Orion Platform 2019.2, see the Orion Platform 2019.2 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 one or more Orion Platform products simultaneously.

If you are upgrade from an earlier version, use the following resources to plan and implement an upgrade to VNQM 4.4. Then use the SolarWinds Orion Installer to complete the upgrade.

  • If you are upgrading VNQM and other modules (SAM, NCM, NTA, etc.), use the multiple products upgrade guide.
  • If you are upgrading VNQM as a stand-alone product, use the single product upgrade guide.

Fixed issues

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VNQM 4.6 fixes the following issues.

Case number Description

00187120

IP SLA custom time period is working properly.

00194106

VoIP calls are showing up in the Orion Web Console.

00173627

SIP trunks are discovered.

00179156

VNQM no longer displays an error when downloading files.

00185044

VNQM polls the Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM).

00065963

VNQM loads CDR records for Cisco CallManager.

00053367

The upgrade to the NPM 12.2 bundle no longer fails with an Unexpected website error.

1352714

VNQM collects CDR records.

1123480

VNQM is picking up CDR records.

Fixed issues in Orion Platform 2019.2

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See 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.


Legal notices

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