This is a maintenance release containing new features, enhancements and bug fixes. The highlights of this release include:
SDF Wizard Deploy Feature: Simplifies the process of system deployment via SDF in a few simple steps all within the SDF Wizard.
Log Collection Utilities: To help in the collection, formatting and diagnosis of log messages two new utilities (loggrabr and logfrmat) have been introduced.
Standardized Log Messages and High Resolution Timestamps: All date and time information is clear and easier to read and the timestamp resolution is now at the micro-second level.
HTTP Compression: The XML servers will now use RFC 2616 gzip compression with clients that support it.
HTTP Authentication: Support has been added for RFC 2617 HTTP authentication.
Software Asset Management: Support has been provided for software asset management in the form of ISO/IEC 19770-2 software identification tags.
Trigger Support in Updmulti: Updmulti can now be used where triggers are used to propagate source table updates.Socket Layer Improvements: Improvements to the socket layer to better handle and tolerate variations in network quality. Hence MDM-RE servers and clients are even more resilient and reliable.
Idsdown improvements: Improved responsiveness to shutdown commands issued to servers.
Faster Initial Loads: Improvements enable multiple rows to be fetched during extraction resulting in better performance for initial loads, re-indexing IDTs and create-PID process.
Rule base Server Group Optimizations: A better balance is now achieved across resource utilization and reliability when accessing the DB.
Population Enhancements: A majority of the populations have been enhanced.
IDD GUI Changes: The layout of some of the IDD dialogs has been modified to improve the usability.
Better PID Creation Performance: Default settings have changed for Create PID process to improve performance.