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SafeHaven 4.0.3 Release Notes

Updated by Shi Jin on Aug 24, 2017
Article Code: kb/179

Release Notes

  • SafeHaven Version: 4.0.3.
  • Release Date: August 25, 2017

New Features and Enhancements

This is a patch release for SafeHaven 4.0.2, which is a patch release for SafeHaven 4.0.1.

  • Add Support for Windows Server 2016.
  • Automatically resize storage pool when the backing storage is resized.
  • Fully support the migration use case.
  • Fully support servers with more than 10 disks.
  • Improve error logging in Windows server.
  • Added resiliency to PG resize.
  • Better support for Windows Dynamic Disks.
  • Better error handling of re-failover.
  • A number of minor GUI fixes such as typos, error messages, resolution problems, etc.

Upgrade Path

Component 4.0.1->4.0.3 4.0.2->4.0.3
GUI and Syntropy Yes, no interruptions Yes, no interruptions
Windows Agent Yes, reboot needed Yes, reboot needed
SBD (WAN replication kernel module on SRN) No change No change

Upgrade from 4.0.1 and 4.0.2

  • OVA and SBD modules in the SRN is the same for 4.0.1, 4.0.2, and 4.0.3. There is no need to upgrade them.

  • Upgrade Procedure : Upgrade Procedure for Minor Releases (Syntropy and GUI Console)

    • To upgrade from 4.0.1 to 4.0.3, there is no need to upgrade to 4.0.2 first.
  • Once Syntropy is upgraded, only the Windows agent with the matching version works with new protections.

    • Potentially, for an already protected Windows server, it is possible to upgrade only Syntropy to 4.0.3 and keep the Windows Agent on 4.0.1 or 4.0.2.
    • Upgrading the Windows Agent from 4.0.1/4.0.2 to 4.0.3 requires a reboot of the production Windows server.

Download Links

Same As in SafeHaven 4.0.2

New Downloads

Please note that you can check the md5 checksum against the file named MD5SUMS.