What's New in Cumulus NetQ 2.2

What's New in Cumulus NetQ 2.2

Cumulus NetQ is now available as a cloud service, making it even easier to scale with your network growth. Just like Cumulus NetQ deployed in your premises, real-time data collection and fabric-wide performance analysis are available through the cloud service. New functionality has also been added to the NetQ UI.

Cumulus NetQ 2.2.1 includes the following new features and improvements:

For on-premises and in-cloud solutions

  • Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Graphical User Interface (UI)
    • Added ability to save user workbenches
    • Added OSPF events
  • Reorganized documentation
    • Modified installation and upgrade procedures in Deployment Guide
    • Created Integration Guide to collect all integration options together
    • Created More Documents topic to contain generic information about Cumulus Networks documents and this NetQ release
    • Format fixes

For on-premises solutions only

  • Added NetQ data backup and restore procedure.

For in-cloud solutions only

  • Command Line Interface (CLI)
    • Modified installation and upgrade commands
    • Added ability to store and retrieve authentication keys from a file

Cumulus NetQ 2.2.0 includes the following new features and improvements:

For on-site and in-cloud solutions

  • Graphical User Interface (UI)
    • Added ability to monitor and validate OSPF network protocol and services operation
    • Added ability to validate MTU, Sensors, VLAN and VXLAN protocols
    • Added events for MTU, OSPF, VLAN, and VXLAN
    • Added new standard user role, user, with reduced access permission compared to the administrative user
    • Added Prescriptive Topology Manager (PTM) events
  • Command Line Interface (CLI)
    • Included Interface Statistics as an early access feature

For in-cloud solution only

  • Released new Cumulus NetQ Cloud Appliance to speed deployment and get monitoring as quickly as possible
  • Added CLI support for installation and configuration of the Cumulus NetQ Cloud Appliance
  • Added support for multiple data centers

For further information regarding new features, improvements, bug fixes, and known issues present in this release, refer to the release notes.