Release Notes

January 5, 2017

Portal

  • Pushed code to fix an issue that was causing an incorrect success message to be displayed when a user that has disabled/vpn only status clicked the Unlink button.
  • Updated code to correct an error caused by a previously set VAT ID to be reported when the country selected does not use VAT.
  • Updated the customer portal Order Form to include the new Cloud Object Storage general release offering.

API

  • None

Backend

  • None

December 20, 2016

Portal

  • Added VAT id support for Belarus.
  • Added code to cleanup tag references on Virtual Guests/NetScalers/Image templates that have been deleted from a customers account.
  • Added firewall verification during server orders that checks if a selected VLAN is eligible to be used with a server hardware firewall.
  • Added code to filter out firewall-ineligible VLANs in VLAN selection on the order form when a server hardware firewall is being ordered.

API

  • None

Backend

  • Resolved an issue that was causing accounts to become locked when linking more than 7 accounts to an IBMId in a 30 minute window.
  • Fixed a bug that was stripping the underscore character from CNAME records hosted on the SoftLayer DNS system.

December 7, 2016

Portal

  • None

API

  • Resolved an issue where SoftLayer_Brand::createObject requests coming in from the API were not creating an associated SoftLayer_Policy_Brand record. This bug resulted in user accounts created under the new brand to be unable to log in to the customer portal.

Backend

  • None

November 14, 2016

Portal

  • Corrected an issue on the Bluemix order forms where the order form content appear in a different language based on the www.softlayer.com language cookie. The order forms are set to English until all language translations have been completed.
  • Increased the space allowed for addresses when making payments via PayPal. The shorter space was causing PayPal transactions to fail when an account used a bunch of unicode characters.
  • Fixed an issue where users might be immediately logged out after navigating to the order forms due to a non-public API call.

API

  • None

Backend

  • None

November 8, 2016

Portal

  • Improved the ordering form performance when provisioning (Beta) Object Storage offerings.

API

  • None

Backend

  • Pushed code that would stop the sending of order completed and approved emails for Bluemix services on Linked Accounts.
  • Resolved an issue that was causing Guest disk billing items to have incorrect category codes after an OS reload order was placed.