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17.5.1.0
 
Page Contents
How to upgrade Observer Platform
New Features
Fixed issues
Observer Platform 17.5.1.0 was released November 30, 2018.
How to upgrade Observer Platform
The process for upgrading each product is available by following the information at these links.
 
Observer Analyzer
Observer Apex
Observer Management Server (OMS)
Using OMS to manage your assets
 
New Features
The new features listed here were added with this release.
 
Apex
GigaFlow Integration into Apex. The Observer GigaFlow dashboard enables service providers to produce NetFlow results into their remote locations and branches. NetFlow is a protocol and most deployed routers and switches are producing NetFlow results in these remote locations today. GigaFlow collects IP traffic information and monitors network traffic to provide a robust ability to understand network loading, traffic patterns, and aids with coarse grain anomaly detection.
Figure 1: Observer Gigaflow dashboard
The new GigaFlow button allows you to navigate to GigaFlow for more robust data collection in the remote locations of your network.
Figure 2: GigaFlow button
 
 
Documentation
 
See the Documentation Change Log for a list of documentation updates listed by product.
 
 
Fixed issues
The list below are 3 customer-reported and other notable issues fixed in this release.
 
Observer and GigaStor Control Panel
OBS-10997 Network Trending could over consume memory
 
 
Apex
OA-3788 Download/Install progress bars don't work
 
 
OMS
OMS-1651 Drag & drop of policies for Version Control sometimes don't work