Cristie VA 4.2.2 What’s New

Here’s an update on what’s new for the Cristie Virtual Appliance. The 4.2.2 release includes lots of new functionality and bug fixes which bring with it a wealth of benefits.

We are pleased to announce a new update for the Cristie Virtual Appliance. The 4.2.2 release includes lots of new functionality and bug fixes which bring with it a wealth of benefits.

Headline Enhancements

  • CloneManager Offline now supports replication to vSphere targets. Allowing you to replicate to VMWare vSphere with no compute resources required.
  • Improved handling of multi disk systems for CloneManager Offline replications.
  • Progress monitoring is now more reliable for CloneManager Offline replications.
  • You can now push Cohesity pre-backup scripts as part of software deployment
  • ET target discovery is now faster & more reliable.
  • You can now add multiple CloneManager contracts to the VA.
  • You can now configure the threshold for source machine configuration files, allowing the VA to pull the new configuration more or less frequently than the default 7 days.
  • Windows deployment now checks for any required updates.

Bug Fixes

  • Replications of systems with several NICs would sometimes fail due to discovery issues.
  • VA upgrades to 4.2 could cause an issue with the main dashboard populating correctly.
  • VA upgrades to 4.2 could cause an issue where licenses disappear or become corrupt.
  • A user with discovery permissions was not able to modify manual discovery settings.
  • Linux replications to OCI would fail if the root filesystem spans multiple disks.
  • vSphere discovery would fail when multiple clusters share the same name.
  • It was possible to add a system to multiple jobs.
  • CBMR Windows backups would sometimes incorrectly report success after the first backup.
  • ISO version would not display correctly when recovering/replicating to a pre booted target.
  • Replications would sometimes obtain clone tokens when not required.
  • Linux software deployment would sometimes fail with permission denied errors.
  • Post recovery checks would sometimes hang on CentOS systems.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.

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