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v.82 will be rolled-out through the first two weeks of November. This marks the second-to-last release of 2016! To fulfill the huge goals we set for our product this year, we fit a ton of new features and improvements into this release. Some highlights include revamping our Add Collector process as well as introducing Script Internal Service Checks, support for several more AWS Services, and a new suite of REST API resources.
Please note during our regular maintenance windows between 11/17-12/15, LogicMonitor will be changing the IP address of your portal endpoint. Read our LM Community post for more information.
New “Add Collector” Configuration
We overhauled the process for Adding Collectors so that it is more intuitive and user friendly, as well as added functionality. You will notice:
You can read more about our new Add Collector process here.
Script Internal Service Checks
Internal Service Checks now support groovy script based response and request settings. Script Internal Service Checks allow for highly configurable transactional checks, and provide broader support for various authentication requests than our standard settings configuration. Why does this matter? This allows you to check the availability of complex web services from where it is most important- your data centers or your offices. For example, you can verify HipChat’s availability from a Collector at each office location, so that you can know about availability issues before your staff.
We have released a full list of available commands that can be used to write your scripts. Script Internal Service Checks require Collector version 22.180 or higher.
Expanded Support for AWS Services
We added support for monitoring the following AWS services:
We have published several new resources for the REST API, including the ability to:
PLEASE NOTE: we previously announced a change to our process for engaging customer support. This change will no longer be included in the v.82 release.
Other Notable Improvements
v. 82 Point Release
As part of a separate point release, we pushed the following bug fixes to customer accounts on Nov. 10: