Release Notes

January 18, 2016

Portal

  • Resolved an issue where Data Transfer tickets were not populating with ship date any notes and/or tracking details.

API

  • None

Backend

  • Fixed a bug where the incorrect storage volume name was reported in snapshot threshold alert tickets.
  • Corrected an issue with FreeBSD provisions that was causing non-swap space to be set as EXT3 instead of UFS.
  • Resolved an issue where license updates for RedHat were not properly occurring on VSI’s.

January 11, 2016

Portal

  • Replaced the 2014 SOC1 report with the 2015 SOC1 report for users to download from the portal.
  • Fixed an issue where some tickets were not showing as updated by the customer.
  • Fixed an issue where the create date was not set when a new DNS domain was created from subnet page.
  • Fixed an issue where error messages from a previous submission are not cleared when a new Catalyst user submits the signup form.

API

  • Deprecating getAvailableLocations() and getLocations(). Customers should now use getRegions.
  • API scripts need to be modified to use the following new packages instead of the retired packages listed below. Orders for the retired packages will no longer be available after January 18, 2016.
Retired Packages New Packages
56 Quad Processor Multi Core Nehalem EX 269 Quad E7-2600 v3 (6 drives) Sandy Bridge
126 Single Xeon 1200 Series (Sandy Bridge / Haswell) 255 Single E3-1270 (4 drives) Sandy Bridge
126 Single Xeon 1200 Series (Sandy Bridge / Haswell) 257 Single E3-1270 v3 (4 drives) Haswell
142 Single Xeon 2000 Series (Sandy Bridge) 259 Single E5-2600 (4 drives) Sandy Bridge
143 Dual Xeon 2000 Series (Sandy Bridge) 273 Dual E5-2600 (4 drives) Sandy Bridge
143 Dual Xeon 2000 Series (Sandy Bridge) 253 Dual E5-2600 v3 (4 drives) Haswell
146 Sandy Bridge 1270 261 Single E3-1270 (2 drives) Sandy Bridge
147 Specialty Server: 4u Mass Storage Dual Xeon 2000 (Sandy Bridge) Series 263 Dual E5-2600 (36 drives) Sandy Bridge
147 Specialty Server: 4u Mass Storage Dual Xeon 2000 (Sandy Bridge) Series 248 Dual E5-2600 v3 (36 drives) Haswell
148 Specialty Server: 2u Mass Storage Dual Xeon 2000 (Sandy Bridge) Series 265 Dual E5-2600 (12 drives) Sandy Bridge
148 Specialty Server: 2u Mass Storage Dual Xeon 2000 (Sandy Bridge) Series 251 Dual E5-2600 v3 (12 drives) Haswell
158 Quad Xeon 4000 Series (Sandy Bridge) 267 Quad E5-4600 (24 drives) Sandy Bridge
234 Quad Xeon E7-4800 v2 (Ivy Bridge) Series 271 Quad E7-4800 v2 (24 drives) Ivy Bridge

January 4, 2016

Portal

  • Fixed an issue with OS Reloads failing due to outdated packages.
  • Fixed an issue on the order page where an invalid method name was being referenced, causing no results to return.
  • Added ClickAndBuy as a payment authorization type for ordering.

API

December 28, 2015

Portal

  • Fixed an issue with customers receiving alert/alarm emails after their server has been reclaimed.
  • Fixed an issue with customers seeing errors when trying to remove a credit card with the type of PAYPAL

API

  • None

Backend

  • None

December 21, 2015

Portal

  • Introduced the Account Defined Networking option on customer order forms. The Customer Defined Network product is currently in beta and not available on all SoftLayer accounts.
  • Replaced the old SOC2 report with the new one for period November 1, 2014 through October 31, 2015.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing Notifications to show an empty list of impacted devices.

API

  • The SoftLayer_Account_MasterServiceAgreement::getPdf() method is deprecated. It is recommended to replace its use with the new SoftLayer_Account_MasterServiceAgreement::getFile method.
  • Published the API for services and concepts introduced by Customer Defined Networks to SLDN. The Customer Defined Network product is currently in beta and not available on all SoftLayer accounts.
    • SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network
    • added service for SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network
    • added property for SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network::network
    • added property for SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network::publicVlans
    • added property for SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network::subnets
    • SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network_Subnet
    • added property for SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network_Subnet::routerHostname
    • SoftLayer_Product_Order
    • added method for SoftLayer_Product_Order::getNetworks
    • SoftLayer_Network
    • added service for SoftLayer_Network
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::createObject
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::createSubnet
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::deleteObject
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::deleteSubnet
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::editObject
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::getAllObjects
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network::getObject
    • SoftLayer_Network_Pod
    • added service for SoftLayer_Network_Pod
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network_Pod::getAllObjects
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network_Pod::getCapabilities
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network_Pod::getObject
    • added method for SoftLayer_Network_Pod::listCapabilities
    • SoftLayer_Network_Subnet
    • added property for SoftLayer_Network_Subnet::podName
    • SoftLayer_Network_Vlan
    • added property for SoftLayer_Network_Vlan::network