We are pleased to announce a new update for the Cristie Virtual Appliance. The 4.4.1 release includes lots of new functionality and bug fixes which bring with it a wealth of benefits.

Headline Enhancements

  • RBMR is now supported for deployment, licensing, recovery & recovery simulations.
  • Windows Storage Pools are now supported for 2012R2 onwards.
  • You can now deploy DR proxies to AWS, Azure & Oracle Cloud.
  • You can now select which backup version to recover from a dropdown of available backups (this applies to ABMR, CoBMR, NBMR & RBMR).
  • You can now generate custom log bundles allowing you to only include log files for selected jobs/operations.
  • Enhanced Testing has been renamed to Replication Sandbox.
  • /32 discovery ranges are now automatically removed once the discovered machine is no longer online.
  • You no longer need to specify your end date when importing manually generated tokens.
  • Stability improvements for CloneManager Offline.
  • CoBMR proxy operations are now much faster.
  • Minimum RAM for target environments is now 6GB.
  • Ubuntu 22.04 is now supported.

Bug Fixes

  • VA licensing would sometimes fail with read timeout errors.
  • Rental licences deployed VIA the VA would sometimes not report Rental state correctly.
  • Post recovery checks would sometimes fail when recovering to vSphere systems.
  • CBMR deployment would sometimes fail to RHEL 9.
  • Backups would sometimes not be monitored correctly if run with a non root account.
  • Recover now import from simulation was not working.
  • Removed “VA Service” user from user reports.
  • Sometimes adding an NetWorker 19.7 server would fail.
  • Improved the stability of VA licensing when multiple activations were imported at once.

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