Main New Features in v2.7:
· New implementation of S3 Backup
A more robust implementation of S3 backup is replacing the old one. It has the following advantages:
1. Support for cheaper S3 storage (IA - infrequent Access)
2. Support for volumes up to 16TB
3. Ability to force a "full" backup
November 19, 2019 (CRC - EADD40D7) - version 2.7.0a
N2WS-9158 - Backup of DynamoDB over 2GB may cause the backup to become "orphaned".
N2WS-10390 - RDS Cluster backups may become "orphaned" when snapshots can't be created due to account limits.
N2WS-10484 - RDS tag scanning, snapshot copy and deletion may fail with the "Rate exceeded(Throttling)" error.
N2WS-10829 - Silent config of volume size may fail with "failed (9)" tag value.
N2WS-10840 - An API Call To Recover an Instance may fail with the "'exceptions.TypeError' object has no attribute 'code" exception.
N2WS-10868 - An API call to recover an instance may ignore the security group parameter, and restore the instance into the default security group.
N2WS-10896 - Instance recovery may fail with the exception "IndexError: list index out of range".
N2WS-10914 - S3 backup/cleanup may keep failing indefinitely due to a locked chain in v2.7.0
N2WS-10388 - Added support for new instance families - M5n, M5dn, R5n and R5dn + new A1 Bare Metal
N2WS-10433 - Added support for IdP group names without the "cpm_" prefix, as well as with special characters and spaces in the name.
N2WS-10777 - Added support for new Instances Sizes for Amazon EC2 M5d - 12xlarge,24xlarge & metal
N2WS-10917 - Added support for new RDS Instances type - Z1d
October 14, 2019 - version 2.7.0
N2WS-7342 - Snapshots may fail with the "SnapshotCreationPerVolumeRateExceeded" error
N2WS-9576 - Alerts about failed S3 Cleanup may be sent repeatedly, if policy's S3 repository was changed and the policy was disabled
N2WS-9592 - Scheduled reports may not be sent with the "ClientError: An error occurred (ExpiredToken) when calling the
ListVerifiedEmailAddresses operation: The security token included in the
request is expired" error
N2WS-9626 - RDS backups may fail with "CPM Server identified this backup as orphaned: marking as failed"
N2WS-9700 - Single AMI rotation may fail with the "TypeError: unsupported operand type(s) for -: 'datetime.datetime' and 'NoneType'" error
N2WS-9768 - CPM Agent may not restart itself after patch installation, rendering some of the fixes unavailable until reboot.
N2WS-10010 - Failed RDS snapshots with "No ID" may accumulate over time
N2WS-10064 - CPM may auto-remove resources from a backup policy if it fails to assume a role
N2WS-6064 - Support changing SNS settings of managed user by root/independent with REST API
N2WS-7565 - Added support for the new sizes of M5 and R5 instances
N2WS-9237 - Adding explanation of "SnapshotCreationPerVolumeRateExceeded" to the Backup Log
N2WS-9471 - Added support for the new sizes of RDS instances -
db.m5.8xlarge, db.m5.16xlarge, db.r5.8xlarge & db.r5.16xlarge
N2WS-9545 - Added support for the new sizes of C5, C5n and I3en instances
N2WS-9913 - Added support for the Bahrain region
N2WS-10016 - Improving performance of MySQL
N2WS-10189 - Added support for the G4 family of instances