Release Notes

June 14, 2019

Portal

  • Adding option to suppress user ticket emails

API

  • Add the ‘name’ field for the ram usage category.
  • Reduce ancillary relations from being returned by Account.publicIpAddresses, Account.publicIpAddresses, Account.ipAddresses, Account.subnets, Account.publicSubnets, and Account.privateSubnets. This may require additional masks be provided to receive information previously available in API responses.
  • Enforces non-duplicate rule for createCustomerAccount during as well as after account creation

Backend

  • Cloud LbaaS : public-to-public loadbalancer feature

June 7, 2019

Portal

  • Added some missing translations from the order forms.
  • Changed the mobile app URL scheme to “ibmcloud”.
  • Stop cc’ing master users when orders are approved.

API

  • isEncrypted is not a required data type when the createFromIcos method is called by API.
  • Fixed users being unable to change user status for a child with user with user-management Editor/Admin role and USER_MANAGE permission

Backend

  • Correctly prorate storage upgrade orders.
  • Cloud LBaaS will now use new domain clb.appdomain.cloud
  • Prevent hosts with associated dedicated hosts from getting removed from a pool

May 31, 2019

API

  • Prevent VLAN trunking API from operating on Gateway inside VLANs for Gateway member ports. Prevent the Gateway API from allowing VLAN association if a Gateway member port has the VLAN trunked already.

Backend

  • Cancel storage upgrades early if the storage volume is deleted while the upgrade is being processed.

May 24, 2019

Portal

  • Requires company name on new account orders
  • Fixed issue with certain Korean addresses failing account validation.
  • Changed IBM Cloud Docs URLs in emails and automated tickets to new format.

API

  • Added SoftLayer_Hardware_Component_Locator::getPackageItemsAvailability($packageId)
  • User_Permission_Group::addResourceObject verifies that the resource object exists in the source table.
  • Prevents non-anonymous users from using the IOT service and adds SLDN docs stating as much. https://sldn.softlayer.com/reference/services/IntegratedOfferingTeam_Region/getAllObjects/
  • Rename the Customer variable iamUserPermission to iamUserRetrievePermission in the Customer and Ticket classes

May 17, 2019

Portal

  • SafeNet Luna should no longer appear as a software option for non-hsm devices

API

  • Add expirationDate validation to User Permission Group
  • Fixed the SLDNDocumentation for the ORM key apiAuthenticationKeys.
  • Added the numeric check to the beginning of addDeviceAccess function.
  • Add short description to Network_Vlan.upgrade, and update description to utilize Automatic and Premium nomenclature.

Catalog

  • VSI Reserved Instance Pricing Update
  • Reserve Bare Metal - GA
  • SAP HANA hardware updates
  • Update Monthly and Hourly pricing for Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, and 2016 Standard Editions only for VSI
  • 32GB V100 GPU on Bare Metal
  • Make Package 200 Presets available in Several Data Centers
    • HOU02
    • DAL07
    • SJC04
    • SAO01
  • BYOL Support for IC4V VMware OS

May 10, 2019

Portal

  • Fix an issue where users were unable to change user status from VPN_ONLY/ DISABLED to ACTIVE with a user with user-management Editor or Admin role
  • Fix issue where receipt pages may show inaccurate totals after PayPal payment.
  • Removes the now defunct edgecast URLs from the WWW portal

API

  • New service Hardware_Component_Locator

May 3, 2019

API

  • Fix Customer::createObject to be synchronous again (in the delegate-to-Bluemix case)
  • Added endpoint to modify account information.

Backend

  • R1soft - remove the option to reload with r1soft for private only servers
  • Fix an problem that was causing issues when multiple HSMs were provisioned on the same order.

April 26, 2019

Portal

  • Adding missing translations for the order forms

API

  • Endpoint to allow Brand Agents to re-activate accounts
    • SoftLayer_Brand::disableAccount
    • SoftLayer_Brand::reactivateAccount
  • Added SoftLayer_Hardware_Component_Model::getServerPackageAvailability -Added SoftLayer_Hardware_Component_Model::getGenericComponentModelAvailability

Backend

  • Fix issue where usage fees could become incorrect after os reloads in some cases.
  • Handle a user being brought back from CANCEL_PENDING in a linked account pair.

April 19, 2019

Portal

API

  • Fix SLDN Network_Component.redundancyCapableFlag to correclty report false when secondary ports are not available to the bare metal server as ordered.
  • Adds a note to the BluePages_Search docs mentioning the service will not work for normal customers

Backend

  • L7 policy should not allow HTTP listener to have redirect pool with HTTPS protocol

Catalog

  • VMware OSs ( 6.5.0u1 and 6.7) that need to be removed from legacy packages
    • packages effected: 255, 259, 261, 263, 265, 267, 269, 271
  • Package 257 available in Sao Paulo
  • Enable 2U 2650v3 in FRA02
  • Create a new pre-set for 6.7u1 to replace pre-set 985 in package 1075.
    • Rename to VCS_SINGLE_NODE_6_7U1_RAID_1
  • ‘Veeam Availability Suite’
    • Packaged effected: 46, 248, 251, 253, 255, 257, 259, 261, 263, 265, 267, 269, 273, 551, 553, 555, 795, 797, 835, 837, 839, 911, 991, 1091, 1105, 1107
  • Reserve Bare Metal

April 12, 2019

Portal

  • GEP enrollment request form page cache should be cleared, so that the form can generate an unique device finger print

API

  • Enabling object masks on the SoftLayer_Product_Promotion.findByPromoCode API
  • Add UEFI boot message to order API response
  • Change SoftLayer_User_Customer::ibmIdLink ORM key definition to be more efficient
  • Add more information to a storage group template exception message

Backend

  • Removed location from DTS request since the location used was no longer in the package the request uses.
  • Fixed bug where tracking for a shipment was being set on the wrong shipment.
  • Fix Account Summary Data in Archive Disk Usag
  • Enable MZR support for Cloud Load Balancer in VRF based accounts