Observer Platform 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.
New Features
The new features listed here were added with this release.
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
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
OA-3788 Download/Install progress bars don't work
OMS-1651 Drag & drop of policies for Version Control sometimes don't work