Change Log

Version 2017.5 - July 14th 2017

  • Bandwidth graphs now include a 95th percentile indicator.
  • The SNMP event monitor now formats according to data types in tables and text.
  • Added extra checks for compatibility with older iLO systems.
  • Added extra debugging to VMware checks.
  • Fixed a problem with adding a Slack token when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a data point type problem in the IIS Bandwidth monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with a leftover token in email alerts when active notifications are off.
  • Fixed a matching issue in the SNMP monitor when no postfix is assigned.
  • Fixed a problem where editing a personal dashboard would release its ownership.
  • Fixed a database memory allocation issue affecting some configs.
  • Fixed a problem with how some international characters were handled.
  • Fixed a browser memory usage issue affecting some slideshows.
  • Fixed an issue with the Calculation event monitor and data points with postfixes.
  • Fixed retention of VMware monitor snapshot settings.
  • Fixed a data point collection issue in the Windows bandwidth event monitor.
  • Fixed a settings option on the SQL mirroring settings page.

Version 2017.4 - June 26th 2017

  • Improved database performance and monitoring throughput.
  • Added background database auto-compaction.
  • Added new API method to add a log event.
  • Data point value dashboard panels can now display string values.
  • New option in the File event monitor to not warn if the file size is smaller than the last check.
  • Fixed API issue with retrieving device events.
  • Fixed a problem that caused a slow memory leak for some notification types.
  • Fixed a problem that affected historical data retrieval in some configurations.
  • Fixed a problem in how some ping event monitor settings were interpreted.
  • Fixed a problem with leading and trailing spaces in supplied community strings.
  • Fixed a problem with parsing floating point numbers in some locales.
  • Fixed a problem with SNMP calculation values which included numbers in their labels.
  • Fixed a problem with data point colors on dashboards when some datatypes and postfixes were selected.
  • Fixed a problem with scaling for some disk and memory values.
  • Fixed an issue affecting SNMP retries.
  • Fixed an "event monitor not found" message on the device status page.
  • Fixed a problem preventing dashboard only users from using dashboard slideshows.
  • Fixed a problem affecting authentication with local admin accounts.
  • Fixed a problem with viewed/unviewed status for event monitors and devices.

Version 2017.3 - June 5th 2017

  • Fixed a problem affecting authentication with local admin accounts.
  • Fixed a problem with viewed/unviewed status for event monitors and devices.

Version 2017.2 - May 31st 2017

  • Fixed a problem that could cause excessive memory usage by the service and helper service.
  • Fixed a problem with the SNMP monitor option to not warn about missing values.
  • Fixed several issues with the System Restart event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with event monitor schedules that affected some event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem with detecting some text strings in the Windows Event Log monitor.
  • Fixed a rare problem with duplicate events listed on the history tab.
  • Fixed error message that could infrequently appear from the ping event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with null characters being retrieved in SNMP calls.
  • Fixed an issue with selecting devices in multi-site mode for some dashboard panel types.
  • Fixed a problem with using the service chooser with device credentials.
  • Fixed authentication problems when the domain name is not explicitly provided.
  • Fixed several issues with the Windows DHCP monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with leftover temporary files in the Device Failure event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with the reports section when logged in with a non-admin account.
  • Fixed a problem with SNMPv3 monitoring for devices that don't support it.
  • Fixed a problem where remote nodes that could not call home would continually collect more and more pending data.
  • Fixed an issue with the CalculationEventMonitor where tabular data might not strip out class attributes.
  • Fixed an issue with the CalculationEventMonitor where an extra parameter was being passed but wasn't being used.
  • Fixed potential browse memory leak caused by repeated application of onclick events to some checkboxes.
  • Fixed a problem where the DHCP event monitor was leaving behind temporary files.
  • Fixed potential browse memory leak caused by repeated application of onclick events to some checkboxes.
  • Fixed a problem with building report graphs for some types of graph values.
  • You can now use the shift key to select ranges of items in the SNMP browser results.

Version 2017.1 - April 26th 2017

  • New high performance database replaces the previous disk-based data store.
  • New state change notification options with more granual detection of status changes.
  • New database utility for command line maintenance of collected data.
  • New option to define dependencies between network devices.
  • New ability to map raw SNMP values to more readable ones.
  • Large improvements in scalability and monitoring options per second.
  • Dashboard panels can now be more precisely sized and positioned.
  • New Calculation event monitor can perform operations on multiple data points and alert.
  • New Office 365 event monitor alerts based on status of Microsoft cloud services.
  • New sector graph dashboard panel type shows hierarchical status for all devices.
  • New ability for users to create personal dashboards available to only their login.
  • New ability to define multiple dashboard slideshows.
  • New report builder allows custom report designs.
  • New option to test Windows-integrated IDs before adding them.
  • New System Restart event monitor option to alert if a system was not restarted.
  • New ability to control notification actions based on the tags assigned to a device.
  • New Directory event monitor options to warn based on files added/removed.
  • New Directory event monitor options to warn based on combinated file age and count.
  • New HP iLO monitoring for for array controllers, logical drives, physical drives.
  • New Windows Event Log option to warn based on number of matching events.
  • New option in the Advanced Web Site monitor to specify Host header.
  • Data point dashboard panels have new option to reverse status color levels.
  • When pausing items for a specified duration, the administration history now shows the time they will be resumed.
  • Improved the accuracy and detection of Linux memory usage.
  • Various improvements to the search box.
  • Dashboard slideshow transitions are now theme-aware and more subtle.
  • SNMP monitors with turbo mode now support symbolic names.
  • Major monitoring performance improvements for ping and SNMP.
  • Fixed a problem with backslashes in email settings.
  • Fixed a problem where site locked managers could edit global profiles.
  • Fixed an issue with site views.
  • Fixed an issue with the SSH Command event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with parsing decimal datapoints in the SQL Server event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with remote nodes and site-specific global profiles.

Version 2016.7 - December 16th 2016

  • The syslog event monitor now organizes messages by the originating device name.
  • New options to format host names found by the device finder and discovery monitors.
  • Fixed issues with the device finder in multi-site mode.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause mismatches in event history records.
  • Fixed a problem where the helper service could interfere with monitoring actions.
  • Fixed an authentication issue affecting the iDRAC event monitor.
  • Improved CPU detection in the iDRAC event monitor.
  • Improved power supply detection in the HP iLO event monitor.

Version 2016.6 - November 17th 2016

  • New Syslog Event Monitor.
  • New Disk I/O Event monitor.
  • New Dell iDRAC Event Monitor.
  • New SNMP UPS Event Monitor.
  • New graphs section on status tab for devices and monitors.
  • New event monitor for MQTT message monitoring.
  • New ability to assign custom icons to devices.
  • New notification option to run an SSH command.
  • Many new options for designing dashboard graphs.
  • New option to view log files in the interface.
  • New ability to remove items in chooser lists.
  • New filter options in the Directory event monitor.
  • New slide out graphs for key metrics.
  • New ability to combine multiple data points on one graph.
  • New ability to add device tags to key metrics.
  • New login role for remote nodes.
  • New tree option to expand/collapse all nodes.
  • New helper service assists with monitoring actions.
  • Reduced CPU usage when showing dashboards with many graphs.
  • Clicking on menu bar statuses shows a dropdown with details.
  • Added filter options to all data point choosers.
  • Search bar shows the matching site name in multi-site mode.
  • Ability to add logbook entry while pausing devices and monitors.
  • New notification option to write to a Slack channel.
  • New dashboard panel to show recent messages in a Slack channel.
  • New ability to upload images for use in network diagram image objects.
  • New ability to upload and manage SNMP MIB files.
  • Faster service start up time for configs with many log events.
  • POP3 monitoring supports POP3 over SSL.
  • Improved display labels for metrics measured in bits per second.
  • Fix for issue detecting items using the integrated SNMP browser.
  • Fixed a problem with copying individual event monitors to other sites.
  • Fixed an issue with running multiple commands in the SSH Command event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where devices with no assigned auth profile might appear to have the last used profile assigned to them.
  • Fixed a problem with the the role to mark events as viewed.
  • Fixed a problem with monitor option to save changes and test.
  • Fixed an issue with showing some web page in web page container panels.
  • Redesigned the save settings option for device settings.
  • Fixed an issue with pausing devices that were already paused.

Version 2016.5 - August 23rd 2016

  • Implemented several optimizations to improve multi-site communications and reduce bandwidth.
  • Optimized graph data load times for faster dashboard displays.
  • Optimized several calls that had bad performance when there were many data points and events.
  • New event monitors now default to the the last used credentials.
  • Turbo mode SNMP v2c requests now use "get_bulk" for faster performance.
  • Improved performance of non turbo mode SNMP monitoring.
  • Improved performance of multi-site most recent event dashboard panels.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting dashboard themes using Firefox.
  • Fixed a problem with marking events as viewed in multi-site mode.
  • Fixed a problem with the displayed rights for manager level logins.
  • Fixed a problem that caused a blank popup message for some dashboard panel types.
  • Fixed a display issue in the multi-state event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting network devices on multi-site device list panels.
  • Fixed a problem affecting event list panels.
  • Fixed a problem with multi-site event lists for most recent events only.
  • Fixed a problem where graph data points were not recorded in the Advanced Web Site monitor for very long URLs.
  • Fixed a popup message that appeared when saving changes to some Advanced Web Site monitors.
  • Fixed a problem with light panel filters on classic dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting detection methods on the Rogue Machine event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with upgrading dashboards with network diagrams from earlier releases.
  • Fixed a problem with moving event monitors using the right-click tree menu.
  • Fixed a problem with upgrading dashboards with multiple network diagrams.

Version 2016.4 - July 6th 2016

  • Breaking Change: By default the VMware event monitor now only collects host level metrics.If you were
    previously using it to collect guest metrics you can re-enable those options but please
    review the associated tips in the event monitor which suggest preferred options.
  • Improved the display performance of the integrated SNMP browser
  • The template name is now included if an email notification has an non - existent template
  • When creating event monitors from the SNMP browser the matching data types are automatically selected
  • Improved the confirmation messages for deleting items to make them more clear
  • In the SNMP event monitor missing values in calculations are evaluated as zero instead of generating an error
  • Fixed a problem where limited logins would see "Access Denied" messages
  • Fixed a problem with last run time displays when some date - time formats were selected
  • Fixed a display issue with refreshing header status after an event monitor resumes
  • Fixed various issues with editing network diagrams on global dashboards
  • Fixed a problem where some report settings were not migrated from v2016.2 and earlier
  • Fixed issues with the services and processes tabs for devices
  • Added new option to allow all sites to be included in email summaries
  • Fixed a problem with downloading the remote node setup on the integrated web server
  • Fixed a problem with device and monitor filters on classic dashboards
  • Fixed issues with adding and updating maintenance windows
  • Fixed issues with maintenance windows that cross over midnight and some other thresholds
  • Fixed a problem with creating new event monitors in the SNMP broswer
  • Fixed a problem where email and Cloud Alert summaries included status for all sites
  • Fixed an issue with physical RAM detection when the FF system was set to use certain locales
  • Fixed a problem where the option to use slashes in date formats was reset when the settings page was reloaded
  • Fixed a problem where some failed logins could temporarily freeze the interface for other users
  • Fixed a problem with selecting the protocol in the Drive Space monitor
  • Fixed a performance issue when event monitors return a large number of data points
  • Fixed a case sensitivity issue in the event monitor chooser
  • Added a banner that appears when the license device limit has been exceeded
  • Fixed an issue with marking events as viewed using device group selections
  • Fixed several issues with searching event log archives
  • Fixed an issue with exporting individual event monitors
  • Fixed a problem with the Process event monitor and selecting processes to warn about
  • Fixed a problem with detecting some SNMP values
  • Fixed a problem an event monitor could be created with no devices assigned to it
  • Fixed a problem with selecting network devices on multi - site device list panels

Version 2016.3 - May 30th 2016

  • New abilities to multi-select, group, align and distribute network diagram objects.
  • New option to add multiple network diagram objects in one operation.
  • New integrated SNMP browser in Tools section with ability to create new SNMP event monitors.
  • New SNMP turbo option which enabled a new high-performance SNMP engine (Beta)
  • New SNMP discovery options to look for SNMP values and auto-generate device tags.
  • New status tabs for event monitors and network devices.
  • New modern display type for current status dashboard panels.
  • New gauge type for showing battery levels.
  • New display options for graph dashboard panels.
  • New option for master console failover (Multi-Site Only)
  • New option for remote node failover (Multi-Site Only)
  • New warning/error/critical thresholds for Windows Update event monitor.
  • New option in network diagrams to hide an item if it is in a success state.
  • New key metrics profiles control which values are displayed on the device summary tab.
  • New ability to select which dashboards will rotate and set intervals for each.
  • New slideshow mode for dashboards.
  • New HP iLO 4 event monitor.
  • New analog clock for dashboard panels.
  • New options to select background images for network diagram dashboard panels.
  • New ability to edit tags directly in the event monitor views.
  • New ability to click on light board icons and go to devices or event monitors.
  • Key metrics are displayed when mousing over network diagram elements.
  • Fixed a problem where logins with limited permissions could escalate some operations.
  • Fixed issues with the permission level to view/pause/resume devices.
  • Fixed issues affecting the Multi-State event monitor.
  • Fixed an issue with adding reports in multi-site mode.
  • Fixed several issues in the API related to new warning and critical statuses.
  • Fixed several issues with SNMP monitoring.

Version 2016.2 - February 28th 2016

  • The SNMP uptime event monitor now uses a better counter when connecting with SNMPv2 and SNMPv3.
  • New option in the SNMP event monitor to control where the table is included.
  • New options in the SNMP event monitor to control alert levels when a device cannot be contacted or when SNMP values are not found.
  • New ability in the Drive Space event monitor to check by share name instead of physical drive letter.
  • New ability in the SNMP event monitor to reorder items by drag and drop.
  • Added support for AES and SHA in SNMPv3 monitoring.
  • SNMPv3 passphrases are obscured in the interface.
  • Fixed a problem with monitoring HTTPS sites which allow client certificates.
  • Fixed a problem where some graph data types might not be formatted correctly.
  • Fixed a problem which could affect multi-site monitoring after upgrading from certain older releases.
  • Fixed minor UI issues with removing top level devices and event monitors in multi-site mode.
  • Fixed a problem with viewing device and event monitor spreadsheets on Safari.
  • Fixed an issue with accessing configuration reports in multi-site mode.

Version 2016.1 - January 28th 2016

  • Fixed typos in maintenance window tips.
  • Fixed an issue with subtitle displays for rackmount network diagram objects.
  • Fixed a problem with marking events as viewed when they are selected in a list.
  • Fixed a user interface problem with a setting in the SSL Certificate event monitor.
  • Tabular data in the SNMP event monitor now goes after the event text.
  • Fixed a problem with the option to exclude success text in notifications.
  • Fixed problems with running script notifications at remote sites.
  • New option to always send email summaries.
  • Fixed various issues with email summary content.
  • Fixed problems with the display of reserved characters in log book entries.
  • Fixed a problem with using https links in web panel dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting multiple monitor groups in some dashboard panel types.
  • Fixed problem with alignment option for clock panels.
  • Fixed issues with choosers on multi-site dashboards.

Version 2015.8 - December 9th 2015

  • Added new option to lock panel positions while editing dashboards.
  • New option to use file size specifier for red and orange thresholds in dashboard panels.
  • Spreadsheet views now have row count in the leftmost column.
  • Improved the display performance of some dashboard elements in large monitoring configurations.
  • Fixed a problem with the web.config file for installs running on IIS.
  • Fixed problem with alignment option for clock panels.
  • Fixed issues with choosers on multi-site dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem with color thresholds for data point list panels.
  • Fixed some color issues when dark themes are selected.
  • Fixed a problem with sorting event list dashboard when some options were selected.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting fonts for some dashboard panel types.
  • Fixed problems with selecting columns for event monitor list dashboard panels.
  • Fixed a problem with maintenance windows that extended over midnight.
  • Fixed a problem with the save changes toolbar icon for event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem with saving device selections for scripting event monitors.
  • Fixed problems with using device and monitor choosers when nagivating between report settings.
  • Fixed various user interface problems when using the Edge browser.
  • Fixed a problem with editing site notes using the sites spreadsheet.
  • Fixed a problem with dashboard displays for panels with subtitles.
  • Fixed sizing issues with the device and monitor chooser dialogs.
  • Fixed where user interface settings were not preserved after the browser is closed.
  • Fixed a problem with filters on cross site device dashboard elements.
  • Fixed a problem with icon colors on dashboard event lists.
  • Fixed a problem with menu options when switching between classic and panel dashboards.
  • Fixed alignment issues when editing panel dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where scrollbars could appear on some dashboard panels when not required.
  • Fixed a problem with backslashes in network diagram element titles.
  • Fixed a problem with specifying community strings in the Inventory SNMP event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where the Windows event log monitor could warn about options that were not selected.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting fonts for the clock dashboard panels.
  • Fixed various issues with how logbook icons are displayed.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent some performance counters from being monitored.
  • Fixed a problem where after logging in the home page would be displayed instead of the page originally requested.
  • Fixed a problem where if the Windows event log event monitor could not connect to a system it could start over at the first event log record the next time it successfully connects.

Version 2015.7 - November 13th 2015

  • Added new panel dashboard types matching all classic dashboard functionality.
  • Panel dashboard elements can now be resized using the mouse pointer.
  • Optimized dashboard refreshing to increase performance and reduce CPU usage.
  • Added new color chooser control for dashboard elements using color.
  • Multi-Site dashboards now support panels.
  • Added icons identifying each main section of the interface.
  • Network diagram line objects are now dynamic and can reflect monitoring status.
  • New rights-based security model allows for custom login roles.
  • New ability to assign login rights to all members of an Active Directory group.
  • New event monitor list panel option to show time in error for each event monitor.
  • Improved display time for spreadsheet views with large numbers of devices.
  • Added options to dashboard panels to control the maximum number of items to show.
  • The filter in the device chooser is now applied on each keypress.
  • System health memory reports are now based on memory usage instead of absolute values.
  • Fixed various issues with Windows event log monitoring.
  • Fixed a several problems with the event archive search feature.
  • Fixed a problem with warning levels in the Process event monitor.
  • Fixed several issues affecting the event monitor chooser.
  • Fixed several issues affecting the Windows Service event monitor.
  • Fixed issues with SNMP monitoring and displayed decimal places.
  • Fixed issues with using color in SNMP tables.
  • Fixed a problem with logging for voice modem operations.
  • Fixed a light panel display issue in Microsoft Edge.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP trap event monitor could prompt to add a device.
  • Fixed a problem where canceling out of the dialog to add new monitor devices would save the save changes button disabled.

Version 2015.6 - August 25th 2015

  • Fixed a problem where the Advanced Web Site event monitor could fail to return data.
  • Fixed a problem where the Device Failure event monitor did not return error codes.
  • Fixed a problem with some types of inventory data collection.
  • Fixed a display issue for toolbar icons when running on Chrome.
  • Fixed a problem with the Settings section when viewing authentication profiles.
  • Fixed a problem with the time detected value on the Inventory tab for devices.

Version 2015.5 - August 13th 2015

  • New option to export and import selected event monitors.
  • New option to the login security event monitor to not warn about valid accounts.
  • Fixed a problem affecting the SQL Server Performance event monitor
  • Fixed issues affecting the Multi-State event monitor.
  • Fixed issues affecting event monitors that are not assigned to specific devices.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause an unexpected condition in the Performance Counter event monitor.
  • Redesigned the way the Windows event log event monitor checks for events to work around an issue with older events being redetected.
  • Fixed issues with the device and tag choosers in multi-site mode (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with the Advanced HTTP event monitor.
  • Fixed issues with login security options to limit site visibility (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with using Active Notifications for events generated by remote nodes (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with retrieving event log records using the API.
  • Fixed issues with selecting and excluding devices in light panel and lightboard dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where the Device Failure event monitor could report scripting errors in certain monitoring configurations.
  • Fixed a problem where the PowerShell event monitor was unable to generate warning or critical events.

Version 2015.4 - July 17th 2015

  • The Event Monitors tab for devices now has direct link to monitor settings.
  • New option in the Process event monitor to warn if the number of instances of a process is less than a specified value.
  • New option in recent events dashboards to only show one event per device/monitor combination.
  • Classic dashboards now use a small snap-to value to make it easier to arrange elements.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting the device finder in multi-site mode.
  • Fixed a problem with notification templates that have leading spaces in their names.
  • Fixed a problem which could cause success alerts to be delivered incorrectly when a combination of notification parameters were selected.
  • Fixed several issues affecting the SNMP event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent the failover banner from appearing.
  • Fixed a problem where the device finder could report items that had already been added.
  • Fixed a problem with the device finder option to select the group for new devices.
  • Fixed problems with the views for paused devices and event monitors.
  • Fixed issues with selecting dates for dashboard graphs.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitor may fail to detected values if certain MIBs are installed.
  • Fixed various issues with editing classic and grid dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where extra forward slashes in the URL could cause user interface issues.
  • Fixed a problem where certain characters in event history records could cause user interface display issues.
  • Fixed inconsistencies in classic dashboard displays between editing and view modes.
  • Fixed an issue affecting discovery and inventory event monitors (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed missing link to the Administration History in multi-site mode (Multi-Site Only)

Version 2015.3 - June 26th 2015

  • New option in the Terminal Services event monitor to list the detected sessions.
  • System health dashboard now shows numeric values for all percentages.
  • The SQL mirroring option now supports named SQL instances and TCP/IP connections.
  • Fixed a problem that affected editing network diagram elements.
  • Fixed a problem where the Active Directory event monitor option to ignore selected users did not work if user names had uppercase characters.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the TCP Port event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with editing device tags.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting custom date ranges for event monitor graphs.
  • Fixed a problem with monitoring Audit Success/Failure events in the Windows Event Log event monitor.
  • Fixed issues with selecting thresholds in the System Health event monitor.
  • The System Health monitor now uses high resolution bandwidth counters when it is set to use SNMP v2c.
  • Fixed various problems with the Device Failure event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem that affected tree status icons when running the interface on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem that affected dashboards-only users when running the interface on IIS.
  • Improved error messages on login page when running on IIS and the FrameFlow service is stopped.
  • Fixed various issues affecting SNMP monitoring.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the monitoring service to stop when certain notification actions were in use.
  • Fixed a problem with the notification trigger for successes only.

Version 2015.2 - June 8th 2015

  • New support for success/warning/failure/critical event status levels.
  • New option to exclude selected devices from an event monitor.
  • New toolbar button to test event monitor settings.
  • New options to control Event Archive retention.
  • New SNMP event monitor options to calculate values based on multiple OIDs.
  • New SNMP engine delivers 10 times or more increase in monitoring performance.
  • New Windows DHCP event monitor watches leases and warns about unrecognized systems.
  • New Active Notifications command for automatically adding new logbook entries.
  • New ability to export event history records as PDFs.
  • New system health dashboard option to exclude items in a success state.
  • Redesigned interface for global/local auth and notification profiles (Multi-Site Only)
  • Event monitors now allow thresholds to skipped by entering "-" for the value.
  • Added new options to the Active Directory event monitor.
  • Reduced the amount of disk I/O performed during regular monitoring operations.
  • New option in the Process event monitor to allowd wildcards when specifying process names.
  • The installation of remote nodes no longer requires the license.dat file. (Multi-Site Only)
  • New user interface design with improved performance and display times.
  • New options for searching event history records.
  • New automated discovery based on and event monitoring model.
  • New automated inventory and properties update based on an event monitoring model.
  • New protocol option added for the IIS event monitor.
  • New date/time choosers added throughout the interface.
  • New network diagram item for showing the status of event monitor/device combinations.
  • Performance counter event monitor can now watch multiple counters.
  • Performance counter event monitor now supports tokens for %%devicename%% and others.
  • Process event monitor now supports wildcards (*) in process name option.
  • Shared folders event monitor now includes option to warn if the list of shares has changed.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitor did not warn if a selected OID was not found.
  • Fixed an issue affecting summary reports.
  • Fixed a problem with handling credentials for the Advanced Web Site event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with editing network diagrams created in older versions.
  • Fixed a problem where graphs may not be generated for very long SNMP OIDs.
  • Fixed a date formatting issue that affected mirroring to SQL Server.
  • Fixed a problem where the SSH Command event monitor could report an incorrect error.
  • Fixed a problem with available memory monitoring for Mac OSX Yosemite systems.
  • Fixed a problem where the MySQL event monitor could not connect if newer MySQL drivers had been installed.
  • Fixed a problem with the API method RunEventMonitor now.
  • Fixed a problem where the HTTP event monitor could return a false error message.
  • Fixed a problem with the blink option in the lightboard dashboard panel type.
  • Fixed issues with the login security event monitor.
  • Fixed various issues with the SSH/Linux Availability event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with monitoring some web sites using the Advanced Web Site event monitor.
  • Fixed issues with retrieving and modifying tags using the API.

Version 7.0.8 - January 30th 2015

  • Fixed an issue with network diagram displays showing results from scripting event monitors.
  • Fixed issues with installing the FrameFlow API on Windows Server 2012 and later.
  • Fixed a problem where maintenance windows were not copied to failover servers.
  • Fixed a problem with monitoring CPU usage on Mac OS Yosemite systems.
  • Fixed various issues with the IIS event monitor.

Version 7.0.7 - December 10th 2014

  • Added new SQL Server event monitor option to choose which result set will be checked.
  • Added new option to SQL Server event monitor to support group listeners and failover cluster instances.
  • Fixed a problem with editing new dashboard elements.
  • Fixed a problem affecting authentication profiles with backslashes in their names.
  • Fixed a problem where excessive numbers of alerts could be generated on a system that is running low on resources.
  • Fixed various issues with the service chooser.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause incorrect status to be displayed after moving a device to a different group.
  • Fixed various issues with maintenance profiles.
  • Fixed a problem with the option for datastore size monitoring in the VMware ESXi event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem affecting light boards on panel dashboard when there are many device and event monitor combinations.

Version 7.0.6 - October 22nd 2014

  • Added new File event monitor option to warn if files are smaller than a specified size.
  • Updated design of the Add Event Monitor dialog.
  • Improved the accuracy of CPU and memory monitoring for Linux and Solaris.
  • Updated active notification parsing to better handle common time statements.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting graph data list dashboard elements.
  • Fixed several issues in the Drive Space event monitor when using SNMP for the protocol.
  • Fixed a problem with marking admin history events as viewed.
  • Fixed a problem where the SQL Server may fail to authenticate when using SQL-based logins.
  • Fixed a problem where avg/max labels were reversed on multi-graphs for ping response times.
  • Fixed a problem with status on the event monitors tab for devices.
  • Fixed a problem with using the site chooser when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with moving lines in network diagrams.
  • Fixed a problem with adding network diagram images when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem where the menu option to move sites to site groups did not work.
  • Fixed a problem with setting maintenance profiles using the tree menu.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP trap event monitor included an unnecessary option to specify a community string.
  • Fixed a problem where maintenance profiles could be listed multiple times in the device settings tab.

Version 7.0.5 - August 13th 2014

  • Added ability to see graph data in table format.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting event monitor dependency types.
  • Fixed various issues with automated discovery and system properties update.
  • Fixed a problem where click through using the taskbar notifier went to wrong page.
  • Fixed issues with CPU and memory values for Linux event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem with the Logon Security event monitor and selecting authentication profiles.
  • Fixed various issues affecting reports delivered by PDF and HTML.
  • Fixed a problem with adding monitor-specific notification actions when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with using the service chooser when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with access Task Scheduler event monitor settings when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with playing sound notifications.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitor used v1 even if v2c was selected.
  • Fixed issues with import and exporting site configuration when running on IIS (Multi-Site Only)

Version 7.0.4 - July 17th 2014

  • New options in IIS event monitor to warn about sites and application pools that are stopped.
  • Added ability to define monitor-specific notification profiles.
  • Added support for Exchange 2013 counters in the Exchange Performance event monitor.
  • Restored the option to copy event monitors and monitor groups to different sites (Multi-Site Only)
  • Improved debugging output for the SNMP event monitor.
  • Updated light panel indicators to better match the styling of the v7 interface.
  • New event monitors now auto select the first available notification profile if one is available.
  • Cloning an event monitor now immediately brings you to the settings page of the new event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where top-level admin users could not update site notes and properties (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem that could cause duplicate sites to appear if old sites were displayed in network diagrams.
  • Fixed a problem with setting event monitors to monitor by tag name.
  • Fixed a problem with editing settings for the Device Failure event monitor when using Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed several issues with the SSH File event monitor and searching for text strings.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting device and monitor groups in some dashboard element types when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with editing light panel dashboard in configurations with lots of devices and event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem where folders were incorrectly sorted in the move item dialog boxes.
  • Fixed a problem with editing event monitor settings for event monitors not associated with devices.
  • Fixed a problem that could produce a Javascript error when viewing dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where multipanels in classic dashboards could lose their theme setting.
  • Fixed a problem where the Directory event monitor could return a blank result if it found a very large number of matching files.
  • Fixed a problem where some dashboard elements could show values for devices that were previously being monitored but were later removed.
  • Fixed a problem where adding new event monitors could cause incorrect defaults for some values.
  • Fixed a problem where multi-panel graphs elements might be displayed in an incorrect screen location.
  • Fixed a problem with sorting and color coding for data point list panel elements.
  • Fixed a problem where certain types of dashboard edits could cause network diagram elements to lose settings.
  • Fixed a problem where the terminal services event monitor did not preserve authentication settings.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting process memory options in the Process event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem that could affect the settings in the Drive Space event monitor
  • Fixed a problem where the Windows Terminal Services event monitor could fail to detect sessions.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the Hyper-V event monitor when monitoring Windows Server 2008 R2 systems.
  • Fixed a problem with downloading reports in PDF format.
  • Fixed a problem with the inventory service & discovery scans when the integrated web server is disabled.

Version 7.0.3 - June 6th 2014

  • Added a config.ini setting to allow sites to share dashboards with appropriate credentials. (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with adding and editing SSL Certificate event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the performance counter chooser for the Performance Counter event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where on some systems building reports would product an error about "zlib1.dll".
  • Fixed a problem where under some conditions SNMP event monitors could use SNMPv1 when SNMPv2 had been selected.
  • Fixed a problem where some dashboard labels might show an incorrect data label if the data type had been changed.
  • Fixed several issues related to SNMP bandwidth monitoring.
  • Fixed an issue with axis scaling for bandwidth values on panel dashboards.
  • Fixed dashboard graph labels for bandwidth/sec values.
  • Fixed several issues with user site filter restrictions (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem where the adminstration history showed incorrect column headers.
  • Fixed a problem with editing network diagrams in multi-site mode (Multi-Site Only)
  • Removed a debug message that appeared while testing email notification settings.
  • Fixed a problem where the search bar did not correctly apply site filters (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with accessing device spreadsheet views when logged in to an account with site restrictions (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed several problems where the event monitor chooser window would show an empty list of event monitors.

Version 7.0.2 - May 28th 2014

  • Added full international character support for the interface when running both on IIS and on the integrated web server.
  • Added 20 new icons for use with network diagrams.
  • Search bar results now include icons to highlight the type of each item listed.
  • Fixed a problem where search bar results would appear under dashboard elements.
  • Fixed a problem where site filters in evaluation builds of v7.0.1 and v7.0.2 did not work.
  • Fixed problems with closing some dialogs using the escape key.
  • Fixed a problem with the device toolbar icon for connecting using RDP.
  • Fixed issues with displaying items on the log book tabs.
  • Fixed problems with the initial set of reports that are created for new installations.
  • Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor prompted for bandwidth values even if the option was not selected.
  • Fixed a problem with applying some settings for the drive space event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem in how some device notes are displayed.
  • Fixed problems with modifying settings for system health & light panel dashboard elements.
  • Fixed a problem which could prevent VMware event monitors from connecting to certain versions of VMware.
  • Fixed a problem with creating new CPU usage event monitors or editing the settings for existing ones.
  • Fixed a problem with navigating to sites from certain other parts of the user interface (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with links on the site status by icon dashboard (Multi-Site Only)
  • The site settings page now shows both exact and relative times for the last site contact time (Multi-Site Only)

Version 7.0.1 - May 16th 2014

  • Eliminated some flicker that occurred while navigating between devices, sites and event monitors.
  • Modify expand/collapse behavior of the tree to better match what was used in previous versions.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented some exports from appearing in the export list if files had the exact same timestamp.
  • Fixed a problem that affected adding new devices from an event monitor setting page when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem where some main dashboard links did not work.
  • Fixed various problems with creating and editing log book entries.
  • Fixed a problem where help and tips did not appear in some sections of the user interface.
  • Fixed a user interface issue that affected some dashboard links.
  • Fixed a problem where the toolbar button to resume devices did not work.
  • Fixed a problem where event monitors settings might show device names instead of display names.
  • Fixed a problem where applying event monitor settings might incorrectly say that a device has not yet been added.
  • Fixed a problem where the option to rename a dashboard did not work.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause scripting event monitors to be paused in evaluation editions.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the PowerShell event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with removing site groups using the tree menu.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent graphs in dashboards from appearing.
  • Fixed an error message that could appear while adding new dashboard elements.
  • Fixed an issue with adding new global dashboards (Multi-Site Only).
  • Fixed a problem where duplicate sites might appear in the tree if sites have spaces in their names (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed various issues with deploying new remote ndoes (Multi-Site Only).
  • Fixed a problem where multi-site dashboard were not sorted correctly (Multi-Site Only)
  • Expanded site selection options to match functionality in previous versions. (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem where renaming the local site did not work (Multi-Site Only)
  • Selecting sites and site groups now correctly shows group and site values. (Multi-Site Only)
  • Site headers now show the last contact time for the remote node. (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem where site groups were not sorted alphabetically. (Multi-Site Only)
  • Fixed a problem with downloading the remote node setup from withing the interface (Multi-Site Only)

Version 7.0.0 - May 9th 2014

  • Added new inventory tracking and reports.
  • Added new automated device discovery including scheduled scans.
  • Added new ability to define maintenance windows for network devices.
  • Added support for SNMPv3 to all SNMP event monitors.
  • Added new System Health event monitor option to warn based on available memory as a percentage.
  • Redesigned the graphs tabs for both event monitors and network devices.
  • Added multi-graphs showing combined values such as incoming/outgoing/total bandwidth in one graph.
  • Navigation tree is now dynamically loaded and supports much larger configurations.
  • Ability to use drag-and-drop in the tree to organize devices, event monitors and groups.
  • New search bar makes it easy to quickly locate devices and event monitors.
  • When switching from one device to another, the tab you were on is now preserved.
  • System health event monitor can now track memory as a percentage instead of only by absolute value.
  • Improved SNMP v2c bandwidth monitoring for high traffic interfaces.
  • Improved display of graphs on panel based dashboards.
  • Major scalability improvement in the user interface. Easily supports 5000+ network devices.
  • Hyper-V event monitor now supports Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 and later.
  • Added new pause methods to the API for devices, device groups, event monitors and event monitor groups.
  • Graphs on the graphs tab for devices and events monitors are now resizable.
  • Added refresh button update selected graphs.
  • SNMP Bandwidth event monitor now has an option to record in bits per second instead of bytes per second.
  • Fixed issues with authentication and the MySQL event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem with editing notification profiles with multiple CloudAlert notification actions.
  • Fixed a problem in dashboard graphs where date formats were ignored.
  • Fixed a problem in dashboard graphs where large y-axis values were not scaled properly.
  • Fixed a problem where the taskbar utility did not show some types of error conditions.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP Interface event monitor recorded an incorrect error type for errors/sec.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP Interface could incorrectly report the value for errors/sec on some units.
  • The taskbar utility now obscures both the user name and password that are used to connect after they have been successfully entered.
  • Added new spreadsheet views for sites. (Multi-Site Only
  • Sites now list the host name of the system the remote node is running on. (Multi-Site Only)
  • New option to rename sites in the interface (Multi-Site Only)

Version 6.8.6 - January 29th 2014

  • Extended option to run scripts at remote node level, adding new user interface (MSP Only)
  • Fixed an issue that affected device status when multiple kinds of scripting event monitors were active.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the % value in a graph title to be off by a factor of 100.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause some PowerShell scripts to not execute correctly in the PowerShell event monitor
  • Fixed an issue which could cause slow initial page loads in the user interface under rare circumstances.
  • Fixed a warning about browser compatibility when using Internet Explorer 11.

Version 6.8.5 - November 8th 2013

  • Added new option to run scripts on remote nodes as notification actions (MSP Only)
  • Fixed a problem that could activate dependency checking when not selected.
  • Fixed user interface issues with modifying settings for some notification actions.
  • Fixed an issue with the formatting of some date time values.
  • Fixed problems with selecting SQL Export option in the Windows event log event monitor.

Version 6.8.4 - September 23rd 2013

  • Alphanumeric pager notifications now include the device name in the alert text.
  • Fixed a problem affecting script notifications when multiple scripts are present.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the option to monitor physical interfaces only in the SNMP Bandwidth event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where the Performance Counter event monitor would not warn if a counter was missing on the remote system.
  • Fixed a problem with using the device chooser in the settings for device icons in network diagram dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where the spreadsheet view did not showed blank authentication values for some types of event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem that affected editing SNMP event monitor settings when using Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a problem where the starup wizard could fail to detect device type selections.
  • Fixed a time zone issue that affected the RSS feed option when viewed using Firefox.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause an error message while editing reports.
  • Fixed a problem that could intermittently cause report builds to fail.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent reports from being delivered by e-mail.

Version 6.8.3 - August 26th 2013

  • Fixed problem with using Enter to close some dialog boxes
  • Fixed various issues with reports showing incorrect numbers of decimal places.
  • Fixed a scaling issue which could cause a discrepency between values in HTML reports and the attached PDFs.
  • Fixed issues where PDF and emailed reports included incorrect data labels.
  • Fixed a problem the settings page for the System Health event monitor did not preserve the selected SNMP version.
  • Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor would report on all interfaces for SNMP first time initialization even if the option to check individual interfaces was not selected.
  • Fixed a problem where an event monitor assigned to a group with no devices or to a tag with no matching devices could cause excessive CPU usage by the monitoring service.
  • Fixed a problem affecting the settings page for the Task Scheduler event monitor when running on IIS.
  • Added new color options for several grid dashboard panel types.
  • Added options to control line thickness and bullet properties for panel graphs.
  • Fixed a problem where large panel dashboards did not display backgrounds for areas off the initial screen size.
  • Fixed a problem with editing gauge panels in grid dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem that affected displays of dashboard when they exceeded the default browser height.
  • Fixed a problem that stopped the performance counter browser from working on 32-bit systems
  • Fixed a problem in the SNMP event monitor settings where deleting values would cause the scale and postfix values to be adjusted incorrectly.
  • Added configurable delay to control how long the service waits before monitoring options begin.

Version 6.8.2 - July 15th 2013

  • The Task Scheduler event monitor now allows you to enter specified result codes to be checked.
  • The Task Scheduler event monitor now allows you to specify a list of tasks to be checked.
  • In Task Scheduler event monitor added option to warn or not warn if no tasks are found.
  • SNMP event monitor supports wildcard for matching OIDs
  • SNMP event monitor supports value scale factors and value postfixes for labeling.
  • SNMP event monitor includes option to show data in a tabular format.
  • Added debug option to DNS event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where themes could not be changed for grid dashboards for MSP remote sites.
  • Fixed a problem with the display of settings for the data point value dashboard panel.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the lost contact settings for sites from displaying properly in FrameFlow MSP.
  • Fixed a problem that affecting reports for installations that upgraded from v6.6 and earlier.
  • Fixed a problem where the SSH File Event Monitor might fail to detect files on some version of Solaris.
  • Fixed a problem where the SSH File Event Monitor would check for file sizes even if the option was not selected.
  • Fixed a problem where grid light panel elements did not appear for remote sites in FrameFlow MSP.
  • Fixed a problem where the option to build reports on a specific day would build them one day earlier than selected.
  • Fixed a problem in the report editor where an incorrect date range could be shown when editing the report settings.
  • Fixed a problem in the setup program that could display a false error message during an upgrade.

Version 6.8.1 - June 27th 2013

  • Added new Windows Task Scheduler event monitor.
  • The HTTP Bandwidth Test event monitor can now run tests on sites that are password protected.
  • Fixed a problem where moving anchoring point on network diagrams could cause the anchor point to jump to an unexpected location if the anchor point was not precisely selected.
  • Fixed a problem where the option for e-mail rate controls was enabled for new or upgraded installations even if the user interface showed it as being off.
  • Fixed a problem where the right-clicking on a dashboard in view mode would show the edit mode menu.
  • Fixed a problem where it was possible to add a blank dashboard element if no element type was selected.
  • Number of check event express threads (for parallel event monitors) is now configurable
  • New option to allow full parallel monitoring but the user has to make sure to use the same credentials for all checks to individual devices.
  • Fixed a problem with network diagram dashboards that affected the option to go to a URL.
  • Fixed a problem in the network diagram dashboards that could cause an error message when editing a dashboard.
  • Fixed a problem where fields for SSH keys appeared when the option to use specific credentials was selected.
  • Fixed a problem where grid dashboards showed incorrect device lists for FrameFlow MSP.
  • Fixed a problem with the StartUp Wizard would cause to fail to complete on IE7 and IE8.
  • Fixed several issues affecting dashboards when viewed in IE7 and IE8.
  • Fixed several UI issues affecting lists when displayed in IE10.
  • Small formatting change in monitor settings footer.
  • Added option to use nicer labels for items retrieved by the SNMP event monitor
  • Added new option for friendly names in the SNMP Trap event monitor.
  • Added option to specify data types for SNMP event monitor items.
  • Fixed a user interface bug in SNMP event monitor that affected IE10
  • Fixed a problem that prevented PDF reports from being downloaded when the UI is running on IIS.

Version 6.8.0 - June 11th 2013

  • Added new Trace Route event monitor.
  • Added new HTTP Bandwidth Test event monitor.
  • Added new File Bandwidth Test event monitor.
  • Added new Multi-State event monitor to alert based on multiple statuses.
  • Added new event monitor for watching Amazon EC2 instances.
  • Added new option to SQL Server event monitor to ignore offline databases.
  • Added new grid dashboard with support for themes (BETA).
  • Added new option to system health event monitor to ignore specified drives.
  • Added support for SSH Keys authentication for monitoring Linux based systems.
  • System health event monitor now reports total bandwidth with option to split out by interface.
  • Fixed issue where old data points could remain in system health dashboard displays.
  • Fixed issue with remote devices running event monitors incorrectly.
  • Updated PowerShell event monitor to better handle timeout conditions.
  • Fixed a problem where the File Event Monitor option to show text near matching lines could show text from incorrect positions.
  • Device and event monitor tags can now include backslashes and double quotes.
  • Updated PDF report graphs to better match style of other graphs.
  • Red/yellow thresholds in the reports now accept fractional values (e.g. 99.9999995%).
  • Fixed a problem where the interface when viewing reports on IIS could displayed with incorrect formatting.
  • Fixed a problem where certain international characters could cause issues in the device chooser and other sections of the user interface.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause an Active Notification command to be duplicated.
  • Fixed a problem where the report options to set yellow and red thresholds did not work as expected.
  • Fixed a problem where an initial device or monitor graph might not appear when using IE9.
  • The activation step for evaluation installs now includes an option for offline activation.
  • Fixed a problem where graphs in the reports did not use the selected date and time formats.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause active notifications to complain about missing templates when using custom notification templates.
  • Fixed a problem where API calls would cause login events to be recorded in the administration history.
  • Fixed a problem where the Windows Terminal Services event monitor could warn about a blank user name.
  • SNMP commmunity strings are now shown as password fields in the user interface.
  • MSP: Added the option to use the Cloud Alert feature for remote site lost contact notifications.
  • MSP: Added new option to copy individual or selected event monitors from one site to another.
  • MSP: Fixed an issue that prevents you from changing the settings in the monitoring status by site dashboard element.

Version 6.7.0 - February 25th 2013

  • Added support for new Cloud Alert service for voice & SMS text message notifications.
  • Added new Virtual Command Line feature in Tools section.
  • Added the option to bulk set the authentication method on event monitors
  • Added methods to retrieve, add, edit and remove log book entries to the API.
  • Added methods to mark event log entries as viewed or unviewed by device, monitor, site and individually to the API.
  • Added a method to remove an event monitor to the API.
  • Added option to enable a debug log for importing device from Active Directory.
  • Updated the formatting of the pages for the global/local auth/notification profiles.
  • E-mail alerts are now controlled by a throttle setting. If the rate exceeds a specific rate per hour, event monitoring summaries are sent until the rate drops below the threshold again.
  • Added support for Office 365 for sending e-mail notifications.
  • Added config.ini setting to filter requests from incoming remote nodes based on their site id. (MSP Only)
  • Fixed a problem where the ability to add a new device and give it a display name by appending the display name in round brackets did not work.
  • Fixed a problem where selecting the Manage Profiles button could go to the wrong profile set. (MSP Only)
  • Fixed a problem where the option to hide the Local Site in FrameFlow MSP still showed it in some tables and choosers. (MSP Only)
  • Fixed a problem where the option to rename the Local Site in FrameFlow MSP still shows the old name in some tables and choosers. (MSP Only)
  • Fixed a problem where the width of the site chooser dialog was not wide enough and cause controls to be misaligned. (MSP Only)
  • Fixed an issue where some VMware event monitor graph data points had illegal characters in the file path.
  • Fixed an issue in the VMware event monitors that would report a host connection error when retrieving metrics from a VM failed.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the PDF report builder to report a "Input string was not in a correct format" error when running on a computer with a different locale than en-US.
  • Fixed a problem that would cause the PDF report builder to fail with a "An error occurred while parsing EntityName." error.
  • Fixed a problem where some buttons under the tree section, including "Logout" and "Add Network Device" might not work when selected.
  • Fixed a problem in the start up wizard that prevented it from auto-adding web sites to be monitored.
  • Fixed a problem where adding a new e-mail template, after previous editing one, would set the controls in an incorrect state.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause event monitoring to stop when an event monitor is removed.
  • Removed a debug alert that appeared when adding anchor points to network diagrams.
  • Fixed a problem where errors messages did not appear if an error occurred while importing devices from Active Directory.
  • Fixed a problem where the event monitor chooser would fail to display if a previously selected event monitor had been removed from the system.
  • Fixed an issue that would incorrectly detect CPU usage on Linux and Unix devices.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the report builder to fail if another process was reading one of the image files used in the report.
  • Fixed a problem where the timeout and retry settings for the TCP port event monitor were not applied correctly.
  • Fixed an issue with the batch options to set device credentials & OS where the new values could be assigned to incorrect devices.

Version 6.6.1 - November 15th 2012

  • Added option to Logon Security event monitor to not warn if a device cannot be contacted.
  • Added help tips in the Logon Security event monitor settings to better explain some settings.
  • Increased the display area available for script file names in the script notification settings.
  • Fixed a problem that caused a page display error on the device properties page when the interface is running on IIS.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause integer perfmon counters to be cut off at max int (2147483647)
  • Fixed an issue that would cause integer values in the graphs tab to be cut off at max int (2147483647)
  • Fixed a problem with monitoring Hyper-V when it is running on the same system that FrameFlow or a remote node is running on.
  • Fixed an issue that caused the active directory monitor to scan all tombstone records instead of those created since the event monitor last ran.
  • Fixed an issue that would prevent the SQL Server event monitor from authenticating with the "serviceacct:".
  • Fixed an issue that caused the Bandwidth report to display off screen in non IE browsers
  • Fixed an issue that would prevent the "A new version is available" banner to appear.
  • Fixed a problem where an error page would appear when pressing OK on the add event monitor dialog without selecting an event monitor.
  • Fixed a perfornace issue when selecting graphs for event monitors assigned to many devices and with many graphs.
  • Fixed the wording when the VMware event monitors report free space on datastores.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the Ping Event Monitor to crash if you set it to ping more than 20 times.
  • Fixed an issue where the VMware util would use the same element name for two fields on a datastore.- (MSP Only) Fixed an issue that would allow you to delete global notification profiles that were currently in use.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the event monitor settings page to stop working if you entered a device name with illegal characters.
  • Fixed a problem where the DNS event monitor might fail to resolve hostnames when used with specific DNS servers.
  • Fixed a layout problem in reports that are sent by e-mail
  • Fixed some layout issues that affected some types of PDF reports- (MSP Only) Fixed an issue that affected the option to move sites to subgroups.
  • (MSP Only) Fixed an issue that would cause event monitors using a global notification profile, that was renamed, to not be assigned to any profile. It would also appear to be assigned to a different profile in the settings page.
  • (MSP Only) Fixed an issue where an event monitor in a remote site would unpause once the site updated itself. This only affected event monitors paused using the "pause until" feature.

Version 6.6.0 - October 3rd 2012

  • Add new ability to monitor systems at remote sites.
  • Added new option to SQL Server event monitor specify connection and command timeouts.
  • Added a new option to hide the tree on the left side.
  • Added new dashboard settings page in the settings and preferences section.
  • Added more white space in many of the settings and preferences pages and coordinated header icons with tree icons.
  • Replaced the dashboard management page with right-click menus to be more consistent with other sections of the interface.
  • The script code text box in the scripting event monitors is now resizable and uses a fixed width font.
  • Added a new graph data point for the SQL Server event monitor showing the number of rows returned by the specified SQL query.
  • Added new deployment guides for FrameFlow MSP and for the new FrameFlow remote monitoring feature.
  • Modified the initial install experience to make running the start up wizard non-automatic at startup.
  • (MSP only) Added MSP options to hide the local site and change the local site's name.
  • (MSP only) Added MSP option to only generate tree nodes for items under the selected site which lead to big UI performance improvement for installations with lots of sites (e.g. over 500)
  • (API) Fixed a problem with the IsAcknowleged property for event history records.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent some graphs from being display in dashboard elements if the graph data name had certain characters in it.
  • Fixed a problem where graphs might show incorrect values when the graph data range spans a long period of time.
  • Fixed a problem were the interface could allow restricted characters to be entered when renaming device, monitor and report groups.
  • Fixed a problem that caused lightpanel displays to be displayed incorrectly when viewed with IE8.
  • Fixed a problem in the scripting event monitors where pasting in scripts with tab characters using IE could cause the script to fail to run.
  • Fixed a problem that caused the user name in the export option for the Windows Event Log event monitor to be displayed incorrectly.
  • Fixed a problem with settings device credentials for individual devices using the right-click menu.
  • Fixed a problem where labels on text prompt dialogs were incorrect.

Version 6.5.3 - August 7th 2012

  • Fixed a problem that could prevent newly added devices from being monitored.
  • Fixed a problem with the setting device credentials for individual devices when using the right-click menu in the tree.
  • Fixed a problem with the option to add credentials on the command line to auto-login to dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented license extensions for evaluation versions from going past 35 days.

Version 6.5.2 - August 3rd 2012

  • Updated all reports to use new dynamic graphs.
  • Updated all PDF reports, improving layout and matching presentation to dynamic graphs style.
  • Improved the graph titles and value to displays to better match certain data types like file sizes and bandwidth values.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented graphs from being displayed on dashboards when running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented logging in after an upgrade until the browser was refreshed.
  • Fixed a bug where scripting event monitors would continue to run even if all assigned devices were paused.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the device finder to hang if the find by active directory option failed for any reason.
  • Fixed a problem in the Active Directory event monitor which could cause it to fail to authenicate when local admin credentials were specified for it.
  • Fixed a problem where the failover feature was disabled even if it was permitted in the license file.
  • Fixed a problem that caused the incorrect device count limit to be displayed in the user interface.
  • API: Added new method to the FrameFlow API: GetMonitorPropertiesByDescription
  • MSP: Updated user interface elements in FrameFlow MSP to better showcase global vs site-specific profiles.
  • MSP: Fixed a problem with installing new remote nodes for FrameFlow MSP.
  • MSP: Fixed several issues with upgrading to FrameFlow MSP from earlier versions.
  • MSP: Fixed a problem in FrameFlow MSP that could cause the service to crash when editing a multi-site dashboard.
  • MSP: Fixed a problem that could prevent remote nodes from auto-upgrading themselves after the master console had been upgraded.

Version 6.5.1 - July 16th 2012

  • Fixed a problem that could cause the service to take a long time to start when a lot of event history archive records have accumulated.
  • The actions menu for device property pages (services, VMs, processes, etc) has been restored.
  • Fixed a problem where clicking on items in device property pages would switch to the main welcome page.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the SMTP/POP3 Loop event monitor from being able to retrieve test messages.
  • Fixed problems with javascript errors when trying to view graphs when there is no data for them.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause the word "null" to appear on the FrameFlow login page in the user name box.
  • Added an option to include or exclude extended event logs on the Event Logs tab for Windows systems.
  • Refreshing event logs is now much faster when the option to exclude extended events logs is selected.
  • Users with view-only rights can now refresh device properties such as process, event logs, VMs and services.
  • Fixed a problem that caused light panel displays to be shown incorrectly when viewed with IE8

Version 6.5.0 - Release - July 4th 2012

  • Fixed issue that could cause an error message in the browser when viewing graphs when there is no graph data available.
  • Fixed several issues in the configuration utility when upgrading from previous releases.
  • Fixed a problem where backslashes were doubled up in the device chooser dialog.
  • Fixed many user interface issues that were specific to IE7 and IE8.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting the notification option to start/stop/restart services.
  • Fixed a problem that caused a lock up when importing a import file that contained event history records.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause the configuration utility to stall on initialization.

Version 6.5.0 - Beta 3 - June 7th 2012

  • Implemented new dynamic client-side graphs that support scrolling and zooming.
  • Added config.ini option to set the ping timeout on the "Don't notify if pings to X" notification settings.
  • Improved data safety for configuration files in the event of an unexpected system reset of the FrameFlow server.
  • Fixed a problem with adding or editing rackmount dashboard elements.
  • The Performance Counter event monitor now reports floating point values and instead of rounding all values to the nearest decimal and also supports floating point comparisons (e.g greater than 2.75).
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the Windows Service event monitor settings from working properly.
  • Fixed various issues affecting the service chooser window.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting tags using the tag chooser for event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem where using the devices, site, monitor and tag choosers could cause other checkboxes in the interface to be deselected.
  • Fixed a problem with specifying login user names containing a backslash in the user name.
  • Added limits to the event history size to prevent it from being set to excessively large or small sizes.

Version 6.5.0 - Beta 2 - June 7th 2012

  • Fixed a problem that affected editing SMTP servers in the notification settings.
  • Redesigned the window for specifying outgoing mail servers for notifications.
  • Updated all windows and dialog boxes to implement a consist interface.
  • Many user interface actions, especially editing dashboards, are much faste with faster page load times.
  • Fixed various issues with the import/export option.
  • Fixed a problem where the dialog that prompts to add new devices would not record changes that the user made to the shown devices.
  • Fixed a problem in the SQL Mirroring option which could stall monitoring actions if the mirroring database went down.
  • Added new options to allow FrameFlow to activate through a proxy server.
  • Fixed a problem that could add extra spaces in notification templates and cause them to go out in plain text instead of HTML.
  • In the scripting event monitors, added option to pass event monitor credentials via %%username%% and %%password%% tokens.
  • Fixed a problem with links in reports and PDF files.
  • Added a new option to exclude the text for successful events when a notification includes both successful and failed actions.
  • Fixed a problem in the Drive Space event monitor that affected the option to warn on available space changes.
  • Fixed a rare problem that could cause and error about the event monitor wrapper process.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the PDF report builder to report "Could not launch the process" when building PDFs with large datasets.
  • Fixed an issue that could prevent icons and graphs from being displayed in PDF reports.
  • Added option to limit the number of lines returned in the result of the SSH command event monitor
  • Added options to the Process event monitor and Linux/SSH Process event monitor to not warn if process checks for CPU or memory don't find the specified process.
  • Added options to the Process event monitor and Linux/SSH Process event monitor to warn only if more than X instances of a process are found.
  • The directory and drive space event monitors now have options to warn specifically on increases or decreases in space since the last check.

Version 6.5.0 - Beta 1 - June 7th 2012

  • Rebranding throughout for the FrameFlow name.
  • Added new methods to the API for setting event monitor titles and dependencies.
  • Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor could report on hidden recovery partitions installed by newer versions of Windows.
  • Fixed an issue where the state change notifications didn't work properly for scripting event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the download of the taskbar notifier from working.

Version 6.4.0 - June 7th 2012

  • Updated the presentation of all dialog boxes and windows
  • The Performance Counter event monitor now reports floating point values and instead of rounding all values to the nearest decimal and also supports floating point comparisons (e.g greater than 2.75).
  • Improved the safety of data configuration saves and updated data management to improve back up retention of config files.
  • Added config.ini option to set the ping timeout on the "Don't notify if pings to X" notification settings.
  • Reformatted the window for specifying outgoing mail servers.
  • Fixed an issue that prevent configuration imports from working as expected..
  • Added a new option to the Rogue Machine event monitor to warn about new rogues detected since the last run.
  • Added the ability to use the '*' wildcard character when specifying devices to ignore in the rogue machine event monitor.
  • After a connection error, the SQL export will attempt to connect to SQL server in 1 minute intervals until a successful connection is made. All events and graph data collected in that period will be not be exported
  • Fixed a problem where editing an HTML notification template could cause it to be sent out as plain text.
  • Added an option to pass scripting event monitor credentials the script being executed via %%username%% and %%password%% tokens
  • Fixed a problem in the Drive Space event monitor that affected the option to warn on available space changes.
  • Added option to exclude the successful event text from an error notifications.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the PDF report builder to report "Could not launch the process" when building PDFs with large datasets.
  • Fixed an issue that could prevent icons and graphs from being displayed in PDF reports.
  • Added option to limit the number of lines returned in the result of the SSH command event monitor
  • Added options to the Process event monitor and Linux/SSH Process event monitor to not warn if process checks for CPU or memory don't find the specified process.
  • Added options to the Process event monitor and Linux/SSH Process event monitor to not warn only if more than X instances of a process are found.

Version 6.3.3 - April 23rd 2012

  • Fixed an issue where the state change notifications wouldn't work properly for scripting event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting "less than" comparisons in the Sensatronics event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor could report on hidden recovery partitions installed by newer versions of Windows.
  • Added several methods to the Tembria API
  • The directory and drive space event monitors now have options to warn specifically on increases or decreases in space since the last check.

Version 6.3.2 - March 20th 2012

  • Fixed a problem with the selection of protocols in the System Health event monitor.
  • Added a new option to the Windows Service event monitor to not warn if selected services are not found.

Version 6.3.1 - March 14th 2012

  • Fixed an issue where on a failover servers, the web interface could slow down that server has taken over for the primary server.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause graphs to load slowly when there are multiple graphs on a dashboard or other graphs page.
  • Fixed a problem that showed a server 500 error when viewing devices and event monitors when running the user interface on IIS.
  • Multi-Site: Fixed a problem where the Tools option to download the remote node setup did not work.

Version 6.3.0 - March 6th 2012

  • Scripting event monitors now show the data they most recently collected using the Last Status tab.
  • Fixed an issue where the device finder and remote device finder wouldn't find devices via SNMP.
  • Fixed a problem where the notification option to write to a log file was not correctly inserting new line characters.
  • Fixed an issue where two or more state change notifications on the same event monitor wouldn't work.
  • Added new options to pause items for a specified amount time or until specified date/time.
  • Added new option to deliver reports as PDF files.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause "" to become "\" in the key name of registry event monitor settings.
  • Added the option to choose the "last x hours" and "last x days" as the date range in the reports.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause the service to crash after upgrading from an older version.
  • Added an option to only check drives smaller than X to the Drive Space event monitor
  • Fixed a problem in the Windows Update event monitor that could cause it to fail to retrieve updates.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause blank notification options to appear and later result in a service failure.
  • Added the option to mark events as viewed to the taskbar notifier.
  • Added the option to view recent events in the taskbar notifier.
  • Added new scripting tags to the scripting event monitors: %%deviceusername%% and %%devicepassword%% to get the device's credentials.
  • Added a new Linux/SSH file event monitor.
  • Added support for FreeBSD and CentOS in event monitors and device status tabs.
  • Added support for FreeBSD, CentOS, Ubuntu and OS X in the system health event monitor
  • Added a new added Linux/SSH Bandwidth event monitor.
  • Fixed a problem where the event history size displayed in the event history settings page did not match the actual default value.
  • Fixed a bug which prevented the mouse over highlighting from working on the event monitor last status table
  • The last status tab for event monitors now displays much more quickly, especially for very large tables.
  • Added method to clone an event monitor to the API
  • Added methods to manage the device list of an event monitor to the API

Version 6.2.3 - January 13th 2012

  • Added a new Hyper-V event monitor
  • Added an option to the VMware event monitors to ignore specified VMs.
  • Fixed a problem where the VMware event monitors could warn about guest options when they were not selected.
  • Added a new event monitor for Hyper-V to monitor the status of virtual machines and warn on state changes.
  • Added a new event monitor for MySQL.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause a false error message to appear while deleting a notification profile.
  • Fixed a problem with the device list dashboard element where the options to select the devices to include/exclude did not work if devices had display names assigned to them.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause the SQL Server event monitor to return "Unspecified Error" for some combinations of settings.
  • Fixed a problem where if configuration changes were made and then followed immediately by a reboot of the system, the most recent changes might not have been preserved.
  • Fixed a rare problem that could cause the monitoring service to fail to start after upgrading from a previous version.

Version 6.2.2 - November 16th 2011

  • Fixed a problem where the notification option to write events to the Windows event log was using the wrong source name.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the display of light panel dashboards on Chrome and Firefox.
  • The default date format now uses dashes as a separator and a new option was added in the General settings to select either dashes or slashes.
  • Fixed an issue that would prevent the user from disabling the "Warn if the database cannot be contacted" option in the SQL, ODBC and ORACLE event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the Windows Event Log event monitor from being able to read events in the extended event logs introduced in Windows Server 2008.
  • Extended the size of the text box for specifying other event logs.
  • Fixed a problem where the SQL Server event monitor option to show all database sizes would not work if the option to warn about database sizes was not also selected.
  • Fixed a user interface problem that affected navigating into subfolders using the right list folder list.
  • Improved the formatting of settings page for HTTP event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause extra lines to be added to notification templates when edited and saved. The extra lines could subsequently prevent HTML notifications from being formatted properly on delivery.
  • Fixed a problem where the options for doing numeric checks in the SSH/Linux Command Event Monitor did not work unless both options were selected.

Version 6.2.1 - October 25th 2011

  • A few more performance boosts that didn't make it into v6.2 have been included in this release.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the display for lightpanel dashboards when viewed using Firefox and Chrome.
  • Fixed a problem caused by a bad MIB file that affected SNMP monitoring in v6.2.0.
  • Cloning an event monitor now brings you to the settings page for the new clone.
  • The failover feature now requires that the login account used for failover have the "Adminstrator" role.
  • Improved the layout on the event history archive page
  • Fixed an issue which would cause the wrong events to be deleted when deleting them individually.

Version 6.2.0 - October 13th 2011

  • Implemented big improvements in the time required for service startup, shutdown and periodic saves
  • Added an SNMP MIB file for standard UPS's and other power-related units
  • Added a new event history archive which collects older events and allows them to be searched using new parameters
  • Clicking on an event now expands it without refreshing the page leading to better user interface performance
  • You can now use the device spreadsheet view to set device display names, pause devices, edit tags, and more.
  • Updated many internal aspects of the SNMP Trap event monitor, improving performance and adding new features
  • Added a new option to clone notification profiles
  • Added option to choose the number of windows event logs records that are captured during a device update
  • Auto-Exports are now hidden by default. A new checkbox has been added to show them
  • Reformatted the notification settings dialog box to make it easier to use
  • Replaced the Max-X failures in a row options with a single option allowing you to select the number of failures
  • The system health dashboard now loads much more quickly, especially for larger monitoring configurations.
  • Added option to mirror events and collected graph data to a SQL Server database
  • Added a new option to the drive space event monitor to not warn if a drive was explicitly selected for monitoring but was not found on the remote system
  • Added a new option to the drive space event monitor to ignore drives that are smaller than a specified size
  • You can now roll the mouse over data points on graphs to see the timestamp and value for the data point.
  • The service chooser now includes the option to specify the type of credentials being used (domain vs. local admin)
  • When a login session times out the user is now redirected to the login page right away instead of waiting until there is user interaction
  • Updated the failover monitoring option and improved performance
  • Fixed a problem that could lead to inaccurated unviewed event counts
  • Fixed a problem that could result in duplicate ids for event history items
  • Fixed a problem where applying custom date ranges could cause the time period to change by one hour if one of the dates was outside of daylight savings time
  • Add new options for timeouts and retries to the TCP Port event monitor
  • Fixed a problem that could cause slow monitoring times for systems where the performance counter subsystem is corrupted
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP Bandwidth event monitor did not recognize hdlc interfaces as physical interfaces
  • Fixed a problem that affected clearing the administration history
  • Fixed an issue that could convert the device's display name on an event log entry to a number when saving to disk.
  • Fixed a problem where the option in the HTTP event monitor to check pages for specified content showed incorrect text if double-quotes and certain other characters where included in the text
  • Fixed a problem where some fields in the spreadsheet views might not display correctly if they had backslashes in their values
  • Fixed a problem where it was possible to delete notification profiles that were in use by event monitors
  • Fixed a problem where the default VMware port on the device properties ESX/ESXi servers was incorrect.
  • Fixed a problem where on Firefox and Chrome a dashboard with multiple light panel elements would only show the first light panel element correctly
  • Fixed a problem where images in the diagram editor preview window could overflow the right side border
  • In network diagrams, fixed a problem with selecting anchor points and lines when some elements were behind others in the display order
  • In network diagrams, newly-added diagram elements now appear near the cursor position instead of at a previously fixed location
  • Fixed a problem where the tag chooser in the event monitor settings did not work properly.
  • Fixed an issue that caused the SQL export option in the Windows Event Log event monitor to fail when using Windows authentication on the SQL server
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the SQL export option in the Windows Event Log event monitor to fail if an entry with no message text was exported
  • Multi-Site: Fixed a problem where incorrect update times might be displayed if remote nodes and the master console were in different time zones.
  • Multi-Site: Added an option in the Tools section of the master console to download the remote node setup program

Version 6.1.2 - July 12th 2011

  • Fixed a problem where the taskbar notifier was unable to contact the main installation if it had login security enabled.
  • Fixed a problem that could cause formatting issues in e-mail notifications when viewed with some e-mail clients.
  • Fixed a problem with selecting device groups in network diagram dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where clicking in network diagrams on devices that have display names would link to an incorrect page.
  • Fixed a problem on network diagrams where devices in an error state appeared with yellow markers instead of red markers.
  • Fixed a problem where some fields in the spreadsheet views might not display correctly if they had backslashes in their values.
  • Fixed a problem where custom images in network diagrams would fail to display if they had spaces in their names.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent the device failure event monitor from successfully executing under certain circumstances.
  • The configuration utility now forces a UAC prompt when running on systems where User Account Control is active.
  • Fixed a problem with resizing dashboard elements if they overlapped network diagram elements.
  • Fixed a problem where the Directory event monitor could fail if it encountered a file with an invalid or blank date.
  • Fixed a problem with sorting device names in the tree when they had mixed case.
  • Fixed a problem that could affect with the display titles in the light panel dashboard when viewed using Firefox or Chrome.
  • Removed a debug alert that appeared when adding sites to multi-site dashboards.
  • Fixed a problem where incoming SNMP traps could be ignored after a trap with invalid parameters had been received.
  • Added a config.ini option to specify a service center address for use when sending SMS notifications.
  • Fixed a problem in the configuration utility where the shortcuts that it creates may have an incorrect port number if the monitoring service was slow to start.

Version 6.1.1 - June 14th 2011

  • Added the ability to use wildcard characters when specifying Windows service Names in the Windows Service Event Monitor
  • Added an option in the Logon Security Event Monitor to ignore events related to "additional pre-authentication".
  • External program notifications now accept tokens like %%devicename%% in the command line parameter.
  • The scripting event monitors can now select a list of devices. The script will run once for each device and replace tokens within the script using the current device. ##device## for the device name, ##group## for the group name and ##displayname## for the device's displayname.
  • The VMware event monitor now records data points for data store sizes.
  • Significantly improved the performance of the VMware event monitors when running on 64-bit versions of Windows.
  • Fixed a problem that could prevent the configuration utility from registering token expander for use when running through IIS.
  • Fixed a problem with the VMware event monitor option to check data store sizes.
  • Fixed several issues with the tag chooser dialog for devices and event monitors.
  • Fixed a problem where editing notification templates in the user interface could cause HTML email notifications to be incorrectly formatted when they are delivered.
  • When the configuration utility can't access the service manager it now shows a message telling the user to check if UAC is enabled and re-run with the "Run as Adminstrator" option.
  • Fixed a problem where the tool bar option to connect using Remote Desktop did not work when the web interface is running on IIS.
  • Fixed a problem where if administrator deleted their own account in the Login and Security settings, the web browser could end up in a infinite redirect loop.
  • Fixed a problem in the dashboard element for device lists where filters based on group names might produce no results even when there were one or more matches.
  • Fixed a problem where if you added devices and specified direct credentials with a backslash in the user name, the backslash would be lost the next time you add more devices.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the display of light panel dashboard elements when the option to show them using flat colors was selected.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the display of light panel dashboard elements when the option to show them using flat colors was selected.
  • Fixed a problem where the Select All and Select None buttons on the event monitor chooser did not work when using Firefox.
  • Fixed a layout issue in the header area when adding new event monitors.

Version 6.1.0 - May 25th 2011

  • A new data storage option to use a SQL Server database as the primary data store, delivering improvements in scalability and performance.
  • New ability to assign default credentials to devices and set your event monitors to use those credentials for authentication.
  • A new setup program and post-setup configuration tool.
  • Redesigned the login security page to allow mixed authentication types.
  • New login security role to allow users to view all settings and mark events as viewed but not modify the monitoring configuration.
  • New ability in network diagrams to connect lines to objects and new ability to add anchor points to connect multiple lines.
  • Improved performance and reduced bandwidth for all checks that use performance counters .
  • Improved performance of failover monitoring especially when merging data back to a primary node that has come back online.
  • New toolbar icon for network devices allows you to connect to a device using Remote Desktop with just one click.
  • Fixed a problem where graph labels showed device names instead of display names.
  • Graphs are now displayed more quickly in configurations that have many devices and event monitors.
  • New "Services" tab for devices lists all services on the device with their status and allows you to stop/start/restart them.
  • New "Processes" tab for devices lists all processes on the device with their CPU, memory usage and PID, and includes option to terminate selected processes.
  • New "Event Logs" tab provides access to recent event log records on devices.
  • New "Virtual Machines" tab lists all the VMware or Hyper-V VMs on a device and lets you pause, reset, shutdown and start them.
  • Updated the Logon Security event monitor to support both local security event logs and domain security event logs on Windows Server 2008.
  • Updated the SQL Server event monitor adding new options to monitor database sizes.
  • Added an option to the Active Directory event monitor to ignore specified accounts in the checked for locked out and disabled accounts.
  • The Exchange Performance event monitor now includes support for Exchange 2010.
  • Improved the presentation of found devices in the Device Finder and fixed several issues related to finding devices in Active Directory.
  • Graphs for CPU usage and other percentages now always use a scale of zero to 100% instead to the maximum value.
  • Added new tag choosers for devices and event monitors making it easier to re-use existing tags.
  • Updated templates of all reports to better use the available space.
  • Graphs in the bandwidth reports are now line graphs with separate lines for total/incoming/outgoing.
  • Fixed a problem with the event monitor option to "try again right away" on failure which could cause the event monitor to record incorrect event monitor status values.
  • Network diagram dashboards are now fully supported in Chrome, IE9 and Firefox
  • The light panel dashboard element now shows rotated text for Firefox and Chrome as well as IE.
  • Fixed a problem that caused excessive whitespace in the light panel title when viewed with IE9.
  • Added new options in the SNMP Bandwidth event monitor to warn based on low bandwidth rates.
  • Added new option in the SNMP Bandwidth event monitor to watch total switch bandwidth rates.
  • Fixed display issues with tables in IE9 in a number of places.
  • Fixed a problem with the way tabs were displayed in Firefox 4.
  • Improved the display of the event list dashboard elements./li>
  • The SSH File System event monitor is now compatible with systems running AIX.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented successful upgrades from versions prior to v5.5.
  • The "Manager" login security role can now be made specific to selected sites.
  • Fixed a problem where renaming or moving site groups could cause the site group to no longer appear in site lists.
  • Moved the filters on event lists to the top of the event list.
  • The actions menu on event lists is now always displayed and also includes the toolbar options.
  • The event history and administration history top-level nodes now show red when there are unviewed error events.
  • Fixed a problem where the notification actions dialog could allow the selection of an invalid type which could later cause the monitoring service to exit when the affected event monitor runs.
  • Fixed an incorrect error message that appeared when the Drive Space event monitor was set to monitor a drive that did not exist.
  • Implemented performance improvements for VMware monitoring.
  • Fixed a problem where the SNMP Process event monitor generated graph data points with the wrong data type.
  • Fixed a problem that caused the VMware event monitor to not report on the warn if less than xx% percent free space available on any datastore
  • Fixed a problem that would cause the windows event log event monitor to not export to SQL when the show matching records option was turned off.
  • The Tools section of the tree now provides access to the setup program fo the taskbar notifier utility.
  • Fixed an issue that show an error page when clicking on an empty list under the device processes, services, windows event logs and virtual machines tabs.

Version 6.0.7 - April 7th 2011

  • Fixed a problem with running script notifications that caused subsequent issues with event monitoring actions.
  • Fixed a problem with the event monitor option to "try again right away" on failure which could cause the event monitor to record incorrect event monitor status values.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented certain international characters from being used in folder names, device names and other locations.
  • Fixed a problem where new line characters and some other characters appeared encoded in notifications when the %%devicenotes%% tag and some other tags were used in notification templates.

Version 6.0.6 - March 15th 2011

  • Fixed a problem where graphs for some values might not appear in the event monitor graphs section if the graph name had certain characters in it.
  • Fixed a problem, introduced in v6.0.5, that prevented the SQL Server event monitor from correctly authenticating.
  • Improved the presentation of found devices in the Device Finder and fixed several issues related to finding devices in Active Directory.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the print-friendly version of event monitor graphs from being displayed properly.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented some dashboard graphs from being displayed if they had certain reserved characters in their data names.
  • Fixed an issue where the device name was being used instead of the display name for a device in some reports
  • Fixed a problem where renaming a top-level device or event monitor group showed an incorrect warning message.
  • Fixed a problem introduced in v6.0.5 that prevented new scripting notification actions from being added.
  • Fixed a problem where reports scheduled to run on a monthly basis may not run on the selected day.
  • Fixed a problem where devices that had not been monitoring during a summary report's time period would appear at the top of the device list.

Version 6.0.5 - February 14th 2011

  • When devices are assigned display names, reports now automatically recognize the change and use the new name.
  • Fixed a problem where reports based on devices with display names assigned could show incorrect values.
  • Fixed a problem where the login screen for evalution versions would send users to the customer portal when an upgrade was available.
  • Fixed a problem where the System Uptime event monitor could warn about failures to connect even if that option was turned off in the settings.
  • Fixed a problem that prevents certain types of performance counters from being read properly.
  • In previous releases passwords were hidden/obfuscated in the configuration files. As of this release passwords are now protected using the AES encryption algorithm. Our thanks go out to Solutionary, who identified this issue and helped us to correct it.
  • Fixed a number of places in the user interface that could make the system vulnerable to cross-site scripting attacks. Our thanks go out to Solutionary, who identified this issue and helped us to correct it.
  • Fixed a problem where some report graphs could not be viewed when accessing the user interface through IIS
  • Fixed a problem with performance counter checking that could cause the system health event monitor and some others to periodically fail to retrieve data.

Version 6.0.4 - January 21st 2011

  • Fixed a problem where the light panel dashboard did not display correctly in full-screen mode.
  • Fixed a problem where viewing events on IE6 could cause the web browser to lock up.
  • Improved the display of events with long strings of text.

Version 6.0.3 - December 22nd 2010

  • Fixed a problem where the system health dashboard did not display properly when viewed in IE7.
  • Fixed a problem where graph titles showed the device name instead of the display name.
  • Implemented performance improvements for displaying graphs from configurations with many event monitors and devices.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented many settings in the Directory event monitor from working as expected.
  • Updated help for switching to run through IIS to include extra step for 64-bit versions of Windows.
  • Added a new option in the config.ini file to disable warnings that are generated when e-mail notifications can not be delivered.
  • Fixed a problem where the "Other drives" option in the Drive Space event monitor could not be enabled in the user interface.
  • When voice notifications are calling multiple numbers a longer delay has been added between calls to allow the line to complete reset.
  • Network diagrams are now viewable in IE9 platform preview 7 and later.
  • Fixed a problem where certain characters includes backslashes and double quotes would cause user interface problems in the notification action to run and external program or write to a log file.

Version 6.0.2 - November 18th 2010

  • Fixed a problem where the Directory event monitor might fail if it encountered a file with a very long name.
  • Added the option to clone monitors back into the actions menu for monitor lists.
  • The administration history now has an actions menu allowing actions to be applied to multiple selected events.
  • Fixed a few locations where selecting "No" on a confirmation dialog box would leave the selected toolbar button disabled.
  • Implemented a significant monitoring performance improvement for PDH performance counter monitoring, especially for systems with many added counters (e.g. Exchange Servers).
  • Fixed a problem where time filters for notification actions where incorrect for dates outside of daylight savings time.
  • Fixed a display issue in the time filters for notification actions.
  • Scrollbars now appear when an event is selected and its complete text is too wide to fit the display window.
  • Fixed a problem where the right-click menu option for event monitor settings did not work when the UI is running through IIS.

Version 6.0.1 - November 4th 2010

  • Fixed a problem where scripting event monitors and some other non-device associated event monitors would fail to run.
  • Fixed a problem where when an event monitor check times out, an event monitor wrapper process could be left behind.
  • Added new option in config.ini file to enable logging of monitoring actions. To enable add [EventMonitoring] section and new entry called EnableLogging=1 and restart the monitoring service.
  • Fixed a problem where email addreses specified for notification actions were not properly migrated from v5.6x and earlier.
  • Start up time for graph data processing has been greatly reduced.
  • Implemented performance improvements to the management of graph data sets, especially for long running installations.
  • Fixed a problem where dashboard elements showed scroll bars even if enough space was available for their contents.

Version 6.0.0 - October 21st 2010

  • A new dashboard element allows you to draw network diagrams with indicators showing the status of your devices. The built-in editor can be used to show maps with pushpin indicators and you can click on the pushpins to navigate to devices or other dashboards. Also included are tools to help you illustrate server room floor plans and rackmount cabinets so that you can build an accurate and familiar representation of your network resources. We will soon be posting videos showing examples of the types of diagrams you can build. This functionality is currently only available on Firefox 3.6 or later. When Internet Explorer 9 is released later this yearit will support HTML5 allowing it to show diagrams as well. For now see our blog posting about network diagramming for examples of what you can do.
  • The notifications section has been redesigned. It now only shows the actions that you have selected so the notifications section takes up less space. You can now apply filters to each notification action which allow you to control which notifications are used during which times of the day and week. You can use the same filters to implement escalation of notifications based on the error count.
  • The actions menu has been replaced with toolbar buttons throughout the interface, reducing the number of clicks required for common operations.
  • The row of green dropdown arrows that used to appear in device and event lists has been removed. Now when you select items using the checkboxes, a menu appears at the top allowing you to apply actions to multiple selected items.
  • A new report engine adds CPU, disk, memory and bandwidth reports.
  • Reports can now be e-mailed to one or more recipients after they are built.
  • E-mail notification templates can now be managed and editing inside the user interface using a new option in the settings and preferences.
  • The SSH File System event monitor now keeps data points for each of the detected file systems.
  • The Drive Space event monitors now includes an option to check all drives instead of requiring specific drives to be selected.
  • The SNMP Bandwidth event monitor has been optimized to greatly improve performance when monitoring switches with a large number of ports (e.g. 200+ ports).
  • Redesigned the SNMP Trap event monitor improving performance, adding new monitoring options, and better MIB support.
  • Added new notification option to warn after a single failure but not on subsequent failures.
  • Added ability to double-click on items in the performance counter chooser to select them.
  • The date range selector for custom graph date ranges now defaults to the current day instead of a date in the past.
  • Updated the Sensatronics event monitor to support new models in their product line.
  • The graphs and trend data pages now feature a new layout showing multiple graphs and offering more formatting options.
  • Added a new IIS Bandwidth event monitor that tracks total bandwidth used by web site hosted on IIS.
  • On fresh installs new sample dashboards are included showing how network diagrams can be designed.
  • Events are now marked as viewed automatically when they are clicked on. This behavior can be controlled in the event history settings.
  • Setup now warns if you try to install an evalaution version over a licensed version.
  • Fixed several locations in the interface where date/time values did not respect the selected formats.
  • Added new notification filter for holidays and the ability to define the list of holidays in the date/time settings.
  • Network diagrams now support icons showing the status of device groups as well as individual devices.
  • A new "current status" dashboard element provides a visual representation of device and event monitor status.
  • Update the device finder allowing it to better handle situations where reverse DNS look ups provide stale data.
  • Removed logging that was accidentally left in the VMware event monitors.
  • Reports can now be organized into folder and subfolders just like devices and event monitors.
  • Implmented major performance gains for generating graphs and reports on large sets of collected data.
  • Redesigned all report and fresh installations now include samples of each report type.
  • Service level reports now include five decimals of accuracy in order to better measure high-grade service levels.
  • Many report types now implement intelligent y-axis scaling to show values on a scale that better matches their data types.
  • Dialog boxes in the user interface now include a X button at the top right to close them.
  • Fixed a problem where the eventmonitors.dat file might grow very large when certain event monitors skip device checks because of dependencies.
  • Fixed a problem that affected the calculation of the "last month" date range selector when daylight savings time is active.
  • Fixed a problem that prevented the removal of multiple items in an event monitor list.
  • Fixed a problem where some errors returned by the HTTP event monitor were displayed as error codes instead of full descriptions.
  • Fixed a problem where the dashboard editing options were misaligned when editing dashboards using IE6 and IE7.
  • Fixed a problem where the shared folders event monitor warned about writable shares even if the option was not selected.
  • Fixed a problem where the light panel dashboard element would not display correctly in IE8 unless the option for Compatibility Mode was selected in IE.
  • Fixed a problem where Active Directory event monitors might appear in the wrong place in the tree and/or not appear in event monitor lists.
  • Fixed a problem where authentication profiles might not be correctly transferred to a secondary node working in fail over mode.
  • Fixed a problem where double-quotes in text-only dashboard elements would cause a javascript error in the UI.
  • Fixed a problem in the VMware event monitors where the check for the number of snapshots was off by one.

Version 5.6.3 - June 4th 2010

-Fixed a problem that affected reports in the previous version.
-Fixed a problem in the previous version where some characters such as spaces could not be used in notification profile names and other locations.

Version 5.6.2 - May 31st 2010

-Fixed a problem where graphs were not displayed when running the user interface through IIS with login security enabled.
-Added a new option on login page to remember the user name.
-Fixed a problem where if a script event monitor produced an event for a device, but there was a case mismatch in the device name, the device status might not appear on the lightpanel dashboard.
-Fixed a problem where certain characters in distribution list names could cause an error message when applying notification settings.
-Fixed a problem where very large dashboards, especially large light panel dashboards, might not appear in the web interface.
-Fixed a problem where the SQL Server event monitor option to warn if more than X records are returned could not be unchecked.
-Fixed a problem where some performance counters might return very large values for values that are in fact close to zero.
-Fixed a problem where invalid device names could be specified in the network devices section for event monitors.
-Fixed a problem where when using Firefox the Oracle and ODBC event monitors would show a message about requiring a SQL statement even if one had been specified.
-Fixed a problem where the monitoring actions that use performance counters could display a message about missing counters when the counters were in fact present.
-Fixed a problem where the taskbar notifier would not launch because it was missing DLL files.
-Fixed problems with using Firefox to enter multiple values in some text boxes in the HTTP Sequence, Rogue Machine and TCP Port event monitors.
-Fixed a few user interface issues that affected the Registry event monitor, especially when using Firefox.
-Instead being based on a fixed size, graph data is now retained for a time period which defaults to two years.

Version 5.6.1 - April 8th 2010

-Fixed a problem in the integrated HTTP event monitor that could result in a remote denial-of-service attack. Our thanks go out to Lincoln from Corelan Team for discovering this issue, bringing it to our attention and helping us to reproduce and fix it.
-Windows 2000 is no longer supported for running Tembria Server Monitor however the monitoring of Windows 2000 systems is fully supported.
-The Performance Counter event monitor now include an option to control the sample interval and an option to enable debugging.
-The size of the installer and installed files is now about 20% smaller due to changes made in the event monitor DLLs are built.
-The Windows Event Log monitor now includes an option to export matching records to SQL Server.
-When upgrading a system running through IIS, setup now detects when IIS has locked some files and offers to restart it during the upgrade.
-Setup now includes an option to control whether or not the existing configuration is backed up before starting an upgrade.
-Fixed a problem that prevented the performance counter browser dialog from returning counter lists.
-Fixed a problem where only the first device and event monitor tag in e-mail templates was being replaced with the associated tag value.
-Fixed a problem that prevented the failover option from synchronizing with the primary server.
-Fixed a problem where invalid session ids could be generated and lead to problems with the login security system.
-Fixed a problem where the failover settings did not properly required that username and password for the primary be entered.
-Added code to prevent a potential resource conflict when accessing the user interface in IIS mode.

Version 5.6.0 - March 5th 2010

-A new performance counter monitoring subsystem makes for increased performance and works around several reported issues.
-The Process Event Monitor can now monitor CPU and memory usage for all instances of a specified process name instead of the just the first one found.
-Added a new SNMP Interface event monitor which warns if the ifOperStatus flag for an interface changes or a specified number of errors per second is exceeded.
-The SNMP Trap event monitor now includes an option to show the full description for all traps that are caught.
-The Process event monitor can now monitor CPU and memory usage for all instances of a specified process name instead of the just the first one found.
-Added an option in the config.ini file to pause all event monitors when the service starts.
-Reformatted default main and system health dashboards to make better use of available space.
-Fixed a problem that could prevent migration of data files to other servers.
-Fixed a problem where a device called 'n/a' could appear in the tree after certain event monitors were run.
-Fixed a problem where on a new installation service level reports might not be built until the first summary reports had been generated.
-Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor reported a random number when it was unable to retrieve available memory.
-Added a new option to rotate between the dashboard on each dashboard refresh.
-Fixed a problem where the dates and times in e-mail notifications did not respect the selected date-time format.
-Fixed several timing issues that could delay reports from being built.
-Updated the Sensatronics event monitor to retry if it receives an invalid configuration response.
-Fixed a problem where the notification style for event history records was not being respected.
-Fixed a problem where removing a device could cause events for other devices to be removed.
-Fixed a rare problem where logging off from the console would fail if the monitoring service was running.
-Fixed a problem where notification counters for numeric pager notifications were not counted correctly.
-The Exchange Performance event monitor has been updated to prompt for the Exchange version and now provides more counters specific to each supported version.
-The scripting event monitors now have the ability to generate graph data points for the monitoring engine.
-Fixed an ASP error that occurred on the login screen when running through IIS.
-Setup now backups the previous installation before doing an upgrade.
-Fixed a problem where the welcome screen showed an ASP error when running in IIS mode.
-The report data store for event monitors now calculates successes based on the number of devices that failed during and event monitor run instead of the overall success/failure status.
-Fixed a problem where some tables in the user interface incorrectly showed a link when there was no content that needed to be displayed.
-The format of the log files generated by the log file notification type has been modified so as to be more easily imported into SQL Server and other databases.
-A new option has been added to the log file notifications to rotate log files when they exceed a specified size.
-Fixed a problem where the report retentions setting for service level reports did not function correctly.

Version 5.5.3 - January 20th 2010

-The drive space event monitor now includes options to check using file system calls, performance counters, WMI or SNMP.
-You can now reply to Active Notification confirmation messages with additional actions for the monitoring engine to take.
-A better message is now displayed when an attempt is made to check a performance counter that does not exist.
-Fixed a problem that could cause graph data files to not be read properly and there by affecting the system health dashboard.
-Redesigned the settings section for the Windows Service event monitor and now allow service names to entered manually as well as with the chooser.
-Fixed a problem where the setup program always reverted to the C:Program Files folder even if a different location was selected.
-Fixed a problem where summary and service level reports might not be built according to schedule in some circumstances.
-Actions taken using Active Notifications are now recorded in the event history.
-Fixed a problem where the option to pause/resume devices groups was not recorded in the administration history.
-Fixed a problem where the filters in the administration history presented incorrect options.
-Improved performance related to high volume graph data collection.
-Fixed a problem where dates in events from the Active Directory event monitor could be one hour off.
-Fixed a problem where new Active Directory event monitors were placed at the top level instead of the selected folder.
-Fixed various issues with the creation and management of log book entries.
-Fixed an issue where the spreadsheet view for event monitors included and extra unused column.
-Fixed a problem where the new notification style to warn on all failures and one success did not respect the option to warn only after X failures.
-Fixed a problem in the drive space event monitor where the option to warn if drive space stayed the same didn't work as expected.
-Fixed a problem where renaming a notification profile caused it to be detached from its associated event monitors.
-Fixed a problem where some graphs could not be accessed through IIS if they had particular characters in their data point names.
-Fixed a problem where the File event monitor options to show text before and after target text did not work properly.
-Fixed a problem where the perfmon counter browser did not work through IIS due to an ASP error.
-Fixed a problem where showing a graph in table mode might result in a Javascript error for certain graph data types.

Version 5.5.2 - November 18th 2009

-The system health event monitor now implements a faster check for CPU usage.
-Fixed a problem where the results of moving a device or event monitor might not appear until the page was refreshed.
-Fixed a problem which could cause periodic delays in the user interface when accessing it through the integrated web browser.
-The system health dashboard element for available memory now sorts in ascending order.
-Fixed a problem where, with some folder structures, devices could appear in the wrong folder.
-Fixed a bug where under some conditions the presence of paused devices and custom generated events could cause device lists to show an incorrect list of devices.
-Fixed a problem where links in the event monitor views did not include the site id.
-Fixed a problem where after logging in the user was always sent to the main page instead of the page they were trying to get to.
-Fixed a problem where the auto-login option for dashboards and other pages did not work.
-Fix for problem where graphs were not appearing for scripting event monitors.
-Fixed a problem in the Terminal Services event monitor where a popup message was displayed while applying settings.
-Fix for issue where graph data was not being found for event monitors not associated with devices.

Version 5.5.1 - October 23rd 2009

-Dashboards with a large number of graphs now load and display much more quickly.
-Implemented further user interface performance improvements to handle very large monitoring configurations with 2500+ devices.
-The test dialog for e-mail notification settings now remembers the last e-mail address that was entered, making it easier to test multiple settings.
-Active notifications now accept requests to pause devices and event monitors for a specified number of days, as well as seconds, minutes and hours.
-Fixed a problem where some combinations of settings in the FTP Event Monitor could cause incorrect notification text.
-The SQL Data Export option can now automatically reconnect to the database in the event that the connection is lost due to any reason.
-The SNMP event monitor no longer returns extra double quotes around detected string values.
-The SNMP event monitor now allows double quotes to be specified in the values to be detected for string comparisons.
-Fixed a problem in the scripting event monitors where certain whitespace combinations in the script being run could result in a parsing error by the underlying scripting engine.
-Fixed a problem where the System Health event monitor could fail if a remote system returned invalid data for the available memory calculations.
-Fixed a problem where log book entries with blank message fields could not be added.
-Fixed problem where the option to turn off graph data collection for event monitors did not work.
-Fixed a problem in the CPU Usage Event Monitor in the scaling for average and max CPU graph data points for multi-core systems.
-Fixed various issues with the sort options in the device list dashboard element.
-Fixed a problem where the service chooser dialog did not work when accessing the user interface through IIS.
-Fixed a problem in the File event monitor where the option to warn if specified text was not found did not work.
-Fixed a display problem where the Entered By field for logbook entries was not correctly displayed if the user name of the logged in user had a backslash character in it.
-Fixed a problem where if e-mail notifications were sent using multiple template formats and the option to send notifications separately was selected, only the first recipient would receive the message.

Version 5.5.0 - October 14th 2009

-The parallelism in the monitoring engine has been greatly increased and by default will now handle up to 20 simultaneous monitoring tasks at a time.
-New logbook functionality allows you to attach notes to events, devices and event monitors.
-Editing tags for devices and event monitors is now easier using a new tag editor option in the settings for the device or event monitor.
-The integrated web server now implements caching which leads to major performance improvements especially for large configurations with 500+ devices.
-A new notification option to not warn if the originating device can't be pinged helps to reduce duplication notifications.
-A new authentication option allows event monitors to use the account that the service is running in, instead of explicit credentials. This allows some monitoring operations to proceed much more quickly. To use this option use the Windows Service Manager to select account and then restart the monitoring service.
-The "Windows-integrated" login security model now does case-insensitive checks on the user name which matches how Windows works.
-The device finder now offers sorting options which makes it much easier to select and add groups of devices from larger lists.
-System health event monitor and nows offer the option to use SNMP to retrieve data. The system health dashboard was reworked to better display devices that are off line.
-The system health event monitor now offers the option to exclude network interfaces that you are not interested in. This is particular useful for excluding Microsoft Loopback interfaces.
-New Linux/SSH Command event monitor can run any command on a remote server and parse the results.
-New System Restart event monitor warns about expected and unexpected restarts and provides reason text.
-Setup now creates more default groups for devices instead of just "My Computer" and "My Servers".
-New system restart event monitor watches for restarts and provides reason codes and text.
-Service level reports now must have distinct names
-Can now run through IIS with HTTPS in addition to or instead of the integrated web server.
-Service level reports now include an option to control how many past reports will be kept.
-Added new notifications styles that include options to limit the number of errors in a row that are sent.
-Device Failure event monitor now ignores devices that are disabled, even if they are in an error state.
-All event monitors now support domain/local authentication and remote authentication.
-Event monitors now default to domain/local authentication resulting in performance increases.
-Redesigned the authentication section in the event monitor settings pages.
-Reformatted the output of the Linux/SSH CPU event monitor to match the format of the CPU Usage event monitor for Windows.
-Increased the timeout for Active Notification and POP3 responses to 2 seconds from 5 seconds.
-Fixed a problem where the File Event Monitor options to show first/last X lines did not work.
-Fixed an issue where event monitors set to run on long schedules might run one hour off from their scheduled time under certain base time/daylight savings time combinations.
-Fixed a bug in the Active Directory event monitor where the timestamp shown for locked out users was incorrect.
-Fixed a problem in the CPU event monitor where the total CPU usage for multi-core systems was inaccurate.
-Fixed a problem where the sort option in the device list dashboard element did not work as expected and included invalid options.
-Fixed a problem where the Linux/SSH CPU event monitor showed incorrect results if there were zombie processes present when the event monitor did its check.
-Fixed a problem where the SSL Certificate event monitor produced an incorrect error message if the web site could not be contacted while looking for a certificate.
-Fixed a problem in CPU usage calculations in CPU Usage event monitor.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitor could not successfully parse some symbolic names for third party MIBs that were added.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitor might not record graph data points for OIDs that have certain characters in their names.
-Fixed a problem that could cause some configuration data to be lost if the service was stopped while under heavy monitoring stress.
-Fixed a problem where RSS feeds might not be readable in some conditions due to an XML syntax error.
-Fixed an issue where a debug log file could grow rapidly when an unexpected condition was encountered.
-Fixed a problem that could prevent changes to the login security model under some circumstances.
-Added missing MIB file for SNMP monitoring that was causing an error when monitoring certain SNMP values.
-Implemented caching in the SNMP trap event monitor to avoid system stress under floods of traps.
-Implemented fix for condition where a log file can grow rapidly when certain unexpected exceptions where caught.

Version 5.3.6 - June 12th 2009

-Fixed a problem where the SQL Server event monitor returned an error message if the SQL query it ran returned no records.
-Fixed a problem in the Telent event monitor where the option to warn if specified text is not found could not be selected.
-Added secondary dependency check to validate dependencies before notifications are delivered.
-Fixed a resource leak that appeared in v5.3.5 that could prevent access to the web UI when the user interface had been refreshed a many number of times.
-Fixed a problem where the HTTP event monitor could not monitor HTTPS sites with certificate problems even if the certificate options were deselected.
-Fixed an issue where service level reports may not include devices that had display names assigned to them.
-Fixed a problem where the option to set Run Script notification style would always revert back to "Failure Only".

Version 5.3.5 - June 6th 2009

-CPU event monitor now offers more precise percentage values by showing two decimal places.
-Option to include top 5 processes in CPU event monitor has been expanded to top 10.
-Performance improvements implements for all monitoring actions that use WMI (reduced CPU and I/O on each call).
-Fixed a bug in the Active Directory event monitor where dates were displayed in GMT instead of local time.
-Fixed an issue in CPU event monitor where per core values might not sync well with total and per process values.
-Per core values are now recorded in the 0%-100% range instead of 0%-(100/numcores)%. Note: After upgrading you may need to adjust thresholds.
-Fixed an issue where valued tags could not be entered due to an incorrect character check.
-Fixed an issue in the IIS event monitor that could cause it to fail to retrieve values.
-Updates to performance counter collection methods to improve compatibility across various platforms.

Version 5.3.4 - March 9th 2009

-New event monitors added for VMware ESX, ESXi and VMware Server.
-Many new features and options added to the SNMP Trap event monitor including better OID translation and new formatting options.
-New options in the File event monitor allow it better scan log file and check only new text since the last run.
-New columns added to the event monitor spreadsheet view including base time and authentication.
-Much faster user interface response time for large monitoring configurations.
-The Linux/SSH CPU Usage event monitor now allows non-standard ports to be used.
-Fixed a problem in the File event monitor where backslashes were doubled in some fields when settings were applied.
-Fixed a problem that could cause the HTTP event monitor to fail to load in certain obscure circumstances.
-Fixed a problem where the event history settings option to mark success events as viewed was reset after a service restart.
-Fixed an incorrect banner message that appeared after applying notification settings.
-Added the equal sign to the list of reserved characters in device names, display names and other system elements.
-Fixed a problem in the notification settings where an additional space at the beginning or end of a server name would cause an error when notifications were sent.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP Bandwidth event monitor could periodically report incorrect values.
-Fixed a problem where unicode files could not be checked for contents by the File event monitor.

Version 5.3.3 - January 9th 2009

-Fixed a problem where network interfaces with certain characters in their names could cause data collection issues in system health and bandwidth event monitors.
-Fixed a problem where the option to pause an event monitor after a specified number of failures didn't work as expected.
-Fixed a problem where service level reports set to manual run mode would stick in running state.
-Fixed a user interface problem with error state scheduling when the default schedule has been changed.
-Fixed a problem where monitor groups that were two or more levels deep could not be removed in the right side monitor list.
-Fixed a problem where backslash characters in the user name field for HTTP, SMTP, POP3 and FTP event monitors would be doubled after applying settings.

Version 5.3.2 - December 15th 2008

-The Active Directory event monitor now includes new options to check for accounts that are locked out, expired or disabled.
-The light panel dashboard element now allows you to selected devices and event monitors by their group and/or tag.
-The new syntax for the scripting event monitors now allows multi-line message text using the <br /> tag just as in HTML.
-The Active Directory option in the device finder now remembers the settings from the previous scan.
-User interface now prevents certain reserved characters from being used in authentication profile names.
-Fixed a problem where the Linux/SSH Process event monitor could over count CPU usage on multi-core system.
-Fixed a problem where cloned dashboard elements were not exactly the same size as the original.
-Fixed a problem in the Active Directory event monitor where it may not be able to detect deleted records when accessing certain types of BaseDNs.
-Fixed a problem where adding multiple devices and having an extra comma at the end displayed obscure error message.
-Fixed a problem where the event monitor spreadsheet did not correctly display sub-subgroup names.
-Fixed various problem reported with display and management of service level reports and the report builder.
-Fixed a problem in the Summary reports where the notifications section could over count some notifications.
-Fixed a problem where graphs may not appear when accessing the web user interface through IIS.
-Fixed a problem were certain VBScript and other scripting event monitors might not handle carriage returns correctly, resulting in an incorrect syntax error.
-Fixed a problem where some graphs in service level reports would not appear if the corresponding device name included a period in its name.

Version 5.3.1 - November 30th 2008

-Fixed a display problem where fields with backslash in them might not appear correctly in some parts of the user interface, especially in authentication fields.
-Fixed a problem where paused devices might not appear in the Last Status tab for event monitors and their gray box might not appear in the light panel dashboard.
-Fixed a problem where when adding multiple network devices, a trailing comma would cause an odd error message.
-Fixed a problem where the option in the Directory event monitor to warn if the directory is present/missing was reset after applying changes.

Version 5.3.0 - November 27th 2008

-New failover monitoring option allows a secondary node to take over monitoring actions if the primary goes down.
-New System Health event monitor can check CPU, Memory, Disk and Bandwidth all in one convenient set of settings.
-New System Health Dashboard collects the results of system health monitoring and ranks items by health.
-New Report Builder for service level reports allows you to select which devices and event monitors will be included in each report.
-New taskbar notifier application runs on the tray and watches for new events even if your web browser is closed.
-New spreadsheet views for devices and event monitors present monitoring configuration in a tabular format and support Export to Excel and copy to clipboard.
-New Active Directory event monitor watches for changes to computer and users in Active Directory and warns when they are detected.
-New options to added to display reports in printer-friendly layout.
-The file event monitor can now read and check the contents of Unicode text files.
-The directory event monitor now collects graph data points for the number of files that were found.
-The scripting event monitors now have the ability to generate multiple events and associate them with specified devices.
-The SQL Server event monitor can now monitor SQL Servers running under instance names.
-The Windows Service event monitor now includes an option to verify that all services set to "Automatic" are running.
-The Bandwidth event monitor now allows you to filter out interfaces you aren't interested in.
-Added a new Exchange event monitor to monitor performance on Exchange Servers.
-Added an option to check last modified dates in the Directory event monitor.
-In the drive space event monitor, if no warning options are selected it now shows a summary of the drive information it detected during each run.
-A new reports toolbar makes it easy to change report time spans and date ranges without having to go back to the report index page.
-The DNS event monitor now includes an option to warn if the IP address for a domain has changed.
-Fixed a problem that prevented the SMTP/POP3 Loop Event Monitor from working with the option for state change notifications.
-Fixed a problem where backslashes could not be entered when specifying user names in the login and security settings.
-Fixed a problem where selections for the voice sound files would revert to the first sound file when the settings were applied.
-Fixed a problem where the device finder could allow display names and device names that contained invalid characters.
-Dates displayed in graphs now use the same format as in other parts of the user interface.
-Fixed a problem where the failure count for the control service notification type would reset to 1 if a different value was selected.
-Graphs for date time spans such as system up times are now scaled to appropriate values in days, hours, minutes or seconds.
-Fixed a problem where the drive space and directory event monitors where some settings could not be set to larger than 2 gigabytes.
-Fixed a problem where after pausing or deleting an event monitor that was running, one set of results might be later reported.
-Fixed a problem where pausing an event monitor while it was running could cause it to become stuck in the monitoring queue.
-Added new option in notification settings to test the selected SMTP server settings.

Version 5.2.5 - September 15th 2008

-Reformatted the monitoring queue report to sort items by their status with active checks listed first.
-The rogue machine event monitor is now less picky about spaces in the defined IP ranges
-Fixed a problem where removing an event monitor that was in the monitor queue and pending or checking could cause some items in the queue to stall.
-Fixed a problem where the performance counter event monitor was unable to monitor items that had backslashes in their names.
-Fixed a problem where quotes and some other characters could not be used in SQL statement checks in the database event monitors.
-Fixed a problem where adding double quotes in the device notes field and some other fields would cause the device properties page to be displayed in correctly.
-Fixed a problem where under certain circumstances scripting event monitors and the rogue machine event monitor might not return event log records.
-Fixed a problem with the display of counter names in the Last Status tab for Performance Counter event monitors.
-Fixed a problem with where performance counter names were not formatted properly in the graph data selection option.Fixed a problem with where performance counter names were not formatted properly in the graph data selection option.
-Fixed a problem where after pausing or deleting an event monitor that was running, one set of results might be later reported.

Version 5.2.4 - September 4th 2008

-Fixed a problem where the integrated web server could hang if a page was accessed while the service was stopping.
-Fixed problem where dependencies were checked before an event monitor runs but not rechecked just before notifications were sent.
-Fixed a problem where the Sensatronics event monitor could report an "unexpected condition" if the last probe of a device had no description.
-Fixed a problem where some services with brackets in their names could not be monitored with the Windows Service event monitor.
-Improved support for multisite monitoring.
-Fixed a problem where certain characters in HTTP content check scripts caused errors when the script was run.
-Fixed several problems with the advanced schedule settings.
-Fixed a problem where SNMP uptime event monitor would fail to warn about reboots when certain settings were selected.
-Fixed a problem where backslashes in device group names in the device chooser were not being displayed.
-Fixed a problem where the Windows event log monitor option to not warn on no connection could still produce some error events.
-Fixed a problem where with Firefox URLs in the HTTP event monitor might be incorrectly formatted.

Version 5.2.3 - August 14th 2008

-Fixed a problem where services with brackets in their internal names could not be monitored.
-Fixed a problem where the option in the File Event Monitor to show the first X lines of the file could not be selected when running through the integrated web server.
-Worked around a problem where process monitoring could produce process names with different uppercase/lowercase characters when switching from WMI.
-The service browser now shows the startup type for each service.
-Fixed a problem where the performance counter browser may not be able to retrieve counters when using non-domain credentials.
-Fixed a problem where the performance counter browser could not connect on a clean install until at least one event monitor had run.
-Fixed a problem where scripting event monitors showed a last status of success event even if they failed.

Version 5.2.2 - August 7th 2008

-Fixed a problem some license settings for registered Workgroup and Corporate Edition users might not be correctly read and would interfere with monitoring operations.

Version 5.2.1 - August 5th 2008

-Fixed a problem where the option to view a dashboard with credentials on the query string did not work.
-Fixed a problem where if an event monitor was watching a device group or device tags it would still monitor devices that were paused.
-Fixed a problem in the dependency checking where dependency by event monitor and device together might not work as expected.
-Fixed a problem where the service chooser might now re-select services for service event monitors that were upgraded from v5.1.x.
-Fixed a problem where backslashes in SMTP usernames would not be displayed properly after settings were applied.
-Fixed a problem where some event monitors that needed to remember settings from one run to the next might fail to save the settings correctly.
-Fixed a problem where the service event monitor would fail to detect services that had a bracket in their display names.
-Quotation marks in notification profile fields no longer affect the display of the page.
-Fixed a problem where a process event monitor that was upgraded from v5.1.x to v5.2 might not detect a specified process that it was watching.
-Fixed a problem where the service could encounter an exception if the integrated web server was accessed while the monitoring service was stopping.
-Fixed a problem where option to access events through an RSS feed included invalid script characters.
-Fixed a problem where the SQL Server event monitor would switch back to SQL authentication even if Windows authentication was selected.

Version 5.2.0 - July 28th 2008

-New support for SMS/GPRS modems to send notifications to your phone "over the air".
-CPU event monitor now has ability to check individual cores on multi-core systems.
-The light panel dashboard now clearly displays paused devices and event monitors.
-New option to keep a log of Active Notification operations.
-New graphics for the light panel dashboard.
-Major increase in performance for SNMP bandwidth monitoring.
-Re-implemented Bandwidth event monitor with new ability to watch individual server interfaces.
-New SNMP Trap event monitor.
-New Linux/SSH process event monitor.
-Brand new monitoring engine featuring increased parallelism and performance.
-New dashboard elements to show lists of selected devices and event monitors.
-New notification option to start/stop/restart services.
-New performance counter browser makes it easy to select performance counters for monitoring.
-New service browser makes it easy to select services for monitoring.
-Fixed problem with some monitoring schedules during switch to daylight savings time.
-New monitoring configuration reports provide summary of your monitoring setup.
-New monitoring queue report shows details about monitoring operations and how long they took to run.
-New integrated web server removes the requirement to have IIS on the Tembria machine.
-New ability to export a configuration snapshot whenever the monitoring service is stopped.
-Fixed problem where administration history contained inaccurate records about setting graph data collection.
-Fixed problem where authentication was set incorrectly in scripting event monitors when one or more authentication profiles were created.
-Fixed problem with monitoring multiple SQL Server when using Windows-integrated authentication.
-Fixed several places where graph data was showing values in terms of bandwidth instead of regular values.
-Corrected a problem where the device finder could list some devices that had already been added.
-Improved support for 64-bit versions of Windows when running through IIS.
-Fixed a problem which prevented the Registry Event Monitor option for the HKEY_CURRENT_USER tree from working as it ought to.
-When monitoring by device group or tag, device counts are updated when device changes are made instead of waiting for the next event monitor run.
-When the monitoring service stops, any event monitor wrappers that are running are now closed automatically.
-Fixed a problem where the option to ignore disconnected sessions in the Windows Terminal Services event monitor did now function as expected.
-Fixed a problem where a duplicate event monitor group name could be added if it differed only in uppercase/lowercase from an existing one.
-Fixed a problem where the Rogue Machine event monitor could report a device twice if it was found both in the Network Neighborhood and by an IP range scan and name varied only by uppercase/lowercase differences.

Version 5.1.3 - May 15th 2008

-Fixed a problem where event that generate very long messages might not be wrapped properly.
-Fixed a problem where the Notification Profile Usage report showed multiple repeated tables.
-Fixed a problem where the SQL Server event monitor generated graph data points that were too large for transaction log sizes.
-Fixed a problem where the CPU, System Uptime and Process event monitors would report "Access Denied" when using domain credentials.
-Fixed a problem that could cause advanced content checks in the HTTP event monitor to fail.
-Fixed a problem where the HTTP event monitor could use the wrong device name when monitoring multiple devices.
-Fixed a problem where the device probe for disks could report "Access Denied" when using domain credentials.

Version 5.1.2 - April 11th 2008

-Implemented big performance improvements in the Windows Event Log monitor and the Logon Security event monitor.
-Improved the ability of the Performance Counter event monitor to connect to machines using remote authentication.
-Fixed a problem where the Logon Security event monitor could report a logon event as coming from multiple machines when it only originated from one.
-Fixed a problem where turning off the option to monitor during specific hours of the day did not work as expected.
-Fixed a problem that caused the Bandwidth event monitor to report an "unsupported operation" error.
-Fixed a problem with the SQL Server event monitor option to warn based on the number of records returned.
-Fixed a user interface problem in the Process event monitor that made it difficult to clear the name of a process being monitored.
-The Logon Security event monitor now requires that at least one monitoring condition be checked.
-Fixed a problem where the Windows Event Log monitor could encounter an unexpected condition and fail to complete its run.
-Fixed a problem where after removing a device it might still be listed in the event monitors that were checking it.

Version 5.1.1 - March 24th 2008

-Fixed a problem were event monitor device selections were not correctly migrated from previous versions.
-Fixed a problem that prevented access to the reports section.
-Fixed an issue with the device chooser when switching between selection modes.

Version 5.1.0 - March 17th 2008

-The device chooser now lets you assign an event monitor to a device group.
-The device chooser also now lets you assign an event monitor to all devices that have specified tags.
-Internal improvements in the Windows event log monitor lead to a big boost in performance.
-A new option in the settings section lets you subscribe to Tembria Server Monitor events using RSS.
-The directory event monitor now includes options to scan subfolder and filter by file name extension.
-The HTTP event monitor now allows you to specify how long it will wait for a connection and, after the connection is established, how long it will wait to receive the page data.
-After logging in your browser is now redirected to the page you originally tried to access. Previously the browser was always redirected to the welcome page.
-Two new e-mail template tokens were added. You can now use %%devicetags%% and %%eventmonitortags%% to include a list of all the tags for the monitor/device that generated the notification.
-The items in the Settings and Preferences section of the tree now have distinctive icons.
-A new option in the import/export section allows you to export your configuration without including the event history.
-Fixed a problem where the pause options in notifications profiles did not work.
-Tightened restrictions on the characters allows in device names and event monitor restrictions to avoid problems with some browsers.
-Fixed a problem where using quotes in external program notification option caused a UI issue.
-In several places users with restricted permissions were able to see but not use options that were outside of they role. This has been corrected.
-Some terminology was changed in the login and security roles. "Administrators" are now called "Managers" and "Super Administrators" are now called just "Administrators".
-Fixed a problem where scroll bars might not appear in the device chooser dialog box.
-Fixed a problem that affected the device chooser when used from Firefox.
-Fixed a problem where the option remove and rename groups in the device list drop down did not work as expected.
-Fixed a problem state change notifications might be generated in correctly when multiple devices were selected and events occurred in a particular order.
-Updated the SQL Server event monitor to work around a crashing bug in the latest version of Microsoft's ADO library.
-The process event monitor now removes leading and trailing spaces in process names in case they are added by accident.
-When an event monitor is paused it is now grayed out in the light panel dashboard.
-Fixed a problem where the voice notification option was looking for sound files in the wrong folder.
-Fixed a problem in the light panel summary that could cause the state count summary to show the wrong value.
-Windows event log monitor now offers more display space for the filtering fields.
-Various internal optimizations make for increased performance especially when 500 or more devices have been added.
-Fixed a problem where the file event monitor would try to check a file's last modified date even if it was missing.

Version 5.0.5 - Nov 9th 2007

-New event monitor dependencies let you define which event monitors depend on which others.
-New option in the File event monitor to display some or all of the contents of the file being monitored.
-The Ping event monitor now shows more details about each ping when the option to perform multiple pings is selected.
-New dashboard element lets you display the contents of any other web page in the Tembria dashboard.
-New option in the SQL Server event monitor to show the details above each transaction log that is checked.
-Fixed a problem where the cell in the light panel dashboard element did not scale when larger font sizes were selected.
-Fixed a problem where ampersand characters and some other characters should not have been allowed in item names.
-Fixed a problem in the Windows Event Log monitor which could cause an unexpected condition when events with many strings were encountered.

Version 5.0.4 - Oct 9th 2007

-New option in settings and preferences allows your preferred date and time format to be selected.
-New "Last Status" tab for event monitors provides a per-device summary of the last event monitor run.
-New support for Powershell scripting in event monitor notification actions.
-New PowerShell event monitor lets you write custom monitoring actions using Windows PowerShell scripts.
-New Linux/SSH Availability event monitor ensures that remote machines can be accessed using SSH.
-New Linux/SSH File System event monitor checks file systems on remote machines and warns if they are reaching capacity.
-The event monitor list dialog box was reformatted to make better use of display area and show more information about each event monitor type.
-Sensatronics event monitor re-added with support for EM1, E4 and E16 models plus the ability to monitor multiple devices with one event monitor.
-Fixed a problem where event monitor groups could not be renamed if one of their parent groups had a space in its name.
-The file event monitor now checks for a file's existence without trying to open the file.
-When there are more than 1000 device/monitor combinations, the light panel dashboard element displays lets you choose the combinations to display instead of automatically showing all of them.
-Fixed a problem where the tips were missing for distribution list configuration.
-Fixed a problem in the HTTP sequence event monitor where the last warning option was mislabeled.
-Fixed a problem where on Firefox notification profiles that have spaces in their names could not be edited and saved.
-Fixed a problem where certain characters in a notification profile name could make it impossible to save further changes to the profile after it was created.
-A new option in the registry event monitor allows it skip devices that could not be contacted.
-The directory event monitor now provides an example of the path specification when you create a new event monitor.
-Fixed a problem where the login security mode could be reset to the default when the monitoring service is restarted.
-A problem was corrected in the HTTP Sequence event monitor where the option to warn about the HTTP status code was always set to on when the event monitor settings were viewed.
-Fixed a problem that could cause the Telnet event monitor to hand if a socket disconnection occurred at a very specific point in the monitoring action.
-Fixed a problem where the disks section of the device probe would sometimes fails to round the percentages displayed.
-Fixed a problem where the Windows Event Log monitor would display one less event log record than the selected setting.
-Fixed a problem in the Windows Event Log monitor where monitoring actions could fail if the monitor was originally set to monitor some machines and then more machines were added later.
-Formatting of message and status bars in the user interface were improved for Firefox users.

Version 5.0.3 - Aug 29th 2007

-New option login automatically to dashboards by adding &username=aaa&password=bbb to the dashboard URL.
-File event monitor now tests for a file's existence without having to open it.
-Fixed a problem with renaming a device or event monitor group when one of its parent groups has a space in its name.
-Fixed a problem with Active Notification replies that occurred if the sender's e-mail display name had a bracket or a comma in it.
-Fixed a problem with state change notifications that could cause extra success notifications when the fail count was greater than one.
-Fixed a problem where the default light panel settings did not match those that were displayed the settings were first displayed.
-Fixed a problem where Active Notifications did not work with Blackberries another e-mail clients that use base 64 encoding.
-Fixed a problem where the check for a new version of Tembria Server Monitor occurred in the wrong place and too often.

Version 5.0.2 - Aug 7th 2007

-New notification profiles allow event monitors to share a set of notification settings.
-New token %%ipaddress%% supported in e-mail notification templates.
-New ability to customize graph display colors and other settings through the config.ini file.
-New option in login and security settings to control the session time after sessions are timed out.
-New option to pause all event monitors after importing a configuration file.
-New device chooser and event monitor chooser for the light panel dashboard element.
-New option in all SNMP event monitors to support non-standard SNMP ports.
-New ability for the scripting event monitors to accept credentials, simplifying the development of many types of scripts.
-The option to not warn if pings to a device fail now accepts device display names.
-Fixed a problem where the option to notify on state change didn't work with the option to warn after X number of failures.
-Fixed a problem where reports incorrectly collected errors if the option to not warn if pings to a device fail was triggered.
-Fixed a problem where event monitor titles appear in red after they are first added but before the first run has completed.
-When upgrading, setup now offers an option to preserve existing template files.
-Fixed a problem where the wrong message appeared on the login screen if the license file is invalid.
-The device finder now displays messages about device name or display name conflicts.
-Fixed a problem where import files with .dat and .xml files were listed but only .dat files could be imported.
-Fixed a problem where graph data files were left behind when an event monitor was removed.
-Import and export files now support a wider range of characters in their file names.
-The SMTP and SMTP/POP Loop event monitors no longer require a username and password.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP Process event monitor only warned about the first item found in the list of missing processes.
-Added missing settings in the voice notification section to control the definition of business hours and off hours.
-Fixed a problem in the device chooser where applying a filter caused the names shown to be converted to lowercase.
-Fixed a problem where the option to "not warn if pings fail to this machine" pinged the device too many times if multiple notification types were selected.
-Fixed a problem in the HTTP event monitor where the option to warn about status codes was always turned off when the settings were displayed.
-Fixed a problem where the LDAP event monitor settings page could not be displayed.
-Fixed a problem where spaces in e-mail addresses specification were being removed and thereby affected the ability to specify priority levels.
-E-mail address priority tags are now case-insensitive.
-Fixed a problem where error messages indicating HTML formatted e-mail messages couldn't be sent were incorrectly formatted.
-E-mail notification failure messages are now tagged to the event monitor that generated them.
-Fixed a problem where the Device Probe tab was missing on the device event monitors pages.
-Made various background colors consistent amongst all sections.
-Fixed several problems in the user interface for the SMTP/POP3 loop event monitor.
-Fixed several user interfaces issues with the option to rename dashboards.
-Fixed a problem in the Windows Event Log event monitor where the option to display the first X events could not be disabled.
-Fixed a problem where the disks option in the device probe showed the percentage available instead of the percentage full.
-Fixed a problem in the Windows Event Log monitor where whitespace characters in the list of events filter caused events to be missed.
-Fixed a problem where right-click menus in the tree occasionally appeared offset when the page is scrolled.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP event monitors left behind temporary files when an SNMP operation failed.
-Fixed a problem in the LDAP event monitor where in Windows 2000 the wrong message appeared if a connection failed.
-Fixed several UI problems with the Run Script notification option.
-Fixed a problem where maximized dashboard elements were sometimes not correctly migrated form v4.x.

Version 5.0.1 - July 11th 2007

-New Device Probe tab for network devices allows for the inspection of services and disks.
-Newly created dashboards now show tips on how to start designing them.
-SQL graph data export settings can now be changed on the fly without requiring to restart the monitoring service.
-The "welcome" page now runs a series of checks to test for common configuration issues and provides help to resolve them.
-The build number of the installed version is now displayed in the footer text.
-A problem affecting upgrades from v4.x was corrected. The problem appeared when new event monitors were added to an installation and certain internal counters conflicted.
-A problem affecting authentication with the SQL graph data export option was corrected.
-In previous versions, the config.ini file had to be modified after copying import files to the Exports folder. Now they can be simply dropped in the folder and they will be detected.
-A problem was fixed where the dashboard graph element settings dialog displayed debug information.
-A problem was corrected where an error message would be displayed in the event monitor settings if some but not all of the event monitor's devices were paused.
-The device finder was redesigned and several reported issues with it were corrected.
-A duplicate sound file was being installed by the setup program.
-The logging section of the notifications preferences now has a white background like the other sections.
-Several typographical errors were corrected.

Version 5.0.0 - June 27th 2007

-Version 5.0 has been released and our thanks go out to everyone who participated in the beta program!

Version 5.0 beta 3 - May 31st 2007

-Beta 3 of Tembria Server Monitor has been released.
-More right-click menu options have been added
-New Active Notifications let you reply to e-mail notifications and control monitoring
-More settings and preferences dialogs have been added.
-New Authentication Profiles let you assign alias for monitoring accounts.
-Send mail to support@tembria.com to join the beta program.

Version 5.0 beta 2 - May 10th 2007

-Beta 2 of Tembria Server Monitor has been released.
-New security models allow you to set permissions for Tembria users.
-Dashboards can be displayed full screen by right-clicking on them.
-New device finder makes it easier to select network devices for monitoring.
-New import/export option is available in the Tools section.
-E-mail distribution lists are now available again.
-Title indicators for event monitor status are now more prominent.
-Send mail to support@tembria.com to join the beta program.

Version 5.0 beta 1 - April 17th 2007

-Beta 1 of Tembria Server Monitor has been released.
-Send mail to support@tembria.com to join the beta program.

Version 4.3.3 - December 18th 2006

-Added new options to control the priority level of e-mail notifications.
-Corrected a problem where invalid graph data could be displayed after an event monitor collected more than 2000 data points.
-Corrected a problem where graph data may not appear for a device that has been removed and readded with the same name but different case (e.g ServerName vs. servername).
-Corrected a problem where the Performance Counter event monitor used the wrong credentials when browsing for counters.
-Corrected a problem where the notification summary in the Summary reports showed incorrect values for notification counts.

Version 4.3.2 - September 25th 2006

-New option in preferences to protect access by console software with a password.
-New option in Windows Event Log monitor to always generate success notifications.
-Event monitor selections in the graph dashboard element settings are now sorted.
-Fixed a problem where the preference dialog may prompt for a server name even if graph data export option is disabled.
-Fixed a problem where duplicate event monitor names in the same folder would show only one event monitor in the tree.
-Fixed a problem where double-clicking on a device to view its properties in a popup window could cause and access violation.
-Fixed a problem where the System Uptime event monitor would warn on a failed connection even when the option to not warn was selected.
-Fixed a problem where dashboard elements could be repositioned partly off screen if modified while in maximized mode and then restored.
-Fixed a problem where dropdown selections in the graph dashboard element were too small when viewed on Windows 2000.
-Fixed a formatting problem where uptime values display when a graph is in table mode were missing spaces between values.
-Fixed a problem where the list of dashboards may not be refreshed for a few seconds after the console is started.
-The taskbar icon for the minimized console used to animate when there were unviewed events. It now only animates when there are items in an error state and with unviewed events..

Version 4.3.1 - June 27th 2006

-A new command line switch "/f" will display the default dashboard fullscreen when the console starts.
-A new Multi-Site Heartbeat event monitors watches for heartbeat events from remote sites (Multi-Site Edition only)
-The scripting event monitors can now use the tokens %%defaultusername%% and %%defaultpassword%% to inherit the credentials.
-Event history dashboard elements (recent and unviewed) now have right-click menus for marking items as viewed and other operations.
-Corrected a timing problem where in rare cases certain licensing properties may not be loaded during a restart of the monitoring service.
-Fixed a problem where locking/unlocking a dashboard would not take effect until a dashboard refresh was performed.
-Fixed a display problem in the Process Event monitor that could cause incorrect display in the settings window for some properties.

Version 4.3 - June 6th 2006

-Many changes under the hood that have increased console performance when a very large number of devices and event monitors have been added.
-New highlighting uses bold for unviewed events and red for items in an error state.
-Light panel dashboard element now uses dark green for items in a success state with unviewed events, instead of dark red.
-The Windows event log notification option now allows you to set the category and event ids to be written.
-When a device is selected its event history is shown instead of its general properties. Its general properties are still available as a subnode of the device.
-New "Views" nodes for device and event monitors provide quick and easy filtered views of status.
-Dashboards can now be displayed full screen by pressing F11.
-Lists now act more list standard Windows explorer items. The include subfolder and the ".." item to go up a level.
-When a notification script encounters an error, it is now trapped and recorded in the event history.
-Fixed a problem where the SNMP bandwidth event monitor could produce no output when run with some SNMP devices.
-Fixed a problem where Ctrl+A didn't work in the network device list.
-Fixed a problem where removing a device or group could cause event monitors associated with no devices to be removed as well.
-Fixed a problem where the autogenerated description for cloned event monitors may not be correctly generated.
-Ambiguous Control Panel date formats (eg. 06/04/03) are now sorted correctly regardless of control panel settings.
-A problem was corrected where graphs for devices with assigned display names could not be selected.
-A problem was corrected where it could take few seconds for light panel status to be updated after events were marked as viewed.
-A problem was corrected where light panel font selection did not work if when devices were selected to be displayed across the top.
-Fixed a problem where copy to clipboard and send by e-mail buttons did not work in the event monitor summary.
-Fixed a problem where you could not set a device display name to the same name but with a different case (e.g. device -> Device).
-Fixed a sizing issue when moving a dashboard element that is collapsed.

Version 4.2.2 - March 15th 2006

-Corrected a problem where moving dashboard elements caused excessive refreshes.
-Corrected a problem where the font settings for the light panel dashboard were ignored if the option to show devices across the top was selected.
-Corrected a problem in the licensed version where after upgrading a system that ran an evaluation version far in the last, some event monitors would not run.

Version 4.2.1 - March 10th 2006

-Removed debugging text that was accidentally left in the HTML e-mail notification template.
-Corrected a bug in the setup program that affected console-only installations.
-Improved the message displayed for certain SNMP error conditions.

Version 4.2 - March 7th 2006

-New administration history lists all configuration changes that are made.
-New option in HTTP event monitor to warn if a monitored page has been changed.
-New option in HTTP event monitor to perform advance content checks using scripting.
-New option in HTTP event monitor to save the downloaded content to disk.
-New network device property shows which event monitors are associated with the device.
-New option to right-click on a device group and add an event monitor, associating it with all devices in the group.
-The event history lists now show the event monitor description instead of its general type.
-Paused devices now appear in gray in the network device list and a new column shows the paused/unpaused status.
-New options for settings the font name and type for the light panel dashboard.
-Improved authentication performance for the registry event monitor.
-Improved performance of the FTP event monitor.
-New option in the Shared Folders event monitor to list all of the shares found.
-Corrected problem in the SQL Server event monitor where NULL column values could cause the event monitor to fail.
-Corrected problem where the selected network device dashboard element would lose its content if it was in the dashboard selected at start up.
-Corrected problem in the HTTP event monitor where the option to ignore invalid certificate authorities for HTTPS requests was not working.
-Corrected problem that caused an access violation if you closed the console software immediately after opening it and a dashboard load was in progress.
-Corrected problem where double-clicking on a event monitor in the tree could on rare cases cause an access violation after the event monitor dialog was closed.
-Modernized the look of the dashboard element title bar tools.
-New icons on the event monitor summary replace the former buttons and add new options.
-New icons on the event log preview replace the former buttons and add new options.
-New configuration options for the monitoring service to control where the console software can connect from and using which protocols.
-The SNMP Bandwidth event monitor now appends the interface index to the interface description.

Version 4.1.3 - February 28th 2006

-Corrected a problem in event monitor scheduling where the "Run between" option could cause event monitors to run off by one hour under certain circumstances.

Version 4.1.2 - January 25th 2006

-Corrected a problem that occurred when the "state change only" option for notifications was used in conjunction with the option to try again right away on failure.
-Corrected a problem with the System Uptime event monitor that could cause an 'invalid parameter' error on some systems.
-Corrected a problem that caused the Light Panel dashboard element to use excessive memory.

Version 4.1.1 - January 4th 2006

-New ability to customize e-mail notifications by including network device and event monitor custom attributes.
-New ability to customize e-mail notifications by including the Type field for the device that generated the notification.
-New option in the File menu to check to see if there is a more recent version of Tembria Server Monitor available.
-New option in general preferences to check for new versions when the console software starts.
-New option to set a dashboard as the default start up item instead of the welcome screen (just right-click on the dashboard tree item to select).
-New options in the Light Panel dashboard element to select which devices and event monitors to display.
-Notifications about changes in available space in the drive space event monitor now show more detail about the change.
-The ping event monitor can now be set to ignore X ping failures instead of just one.
-New option in the drive space event monitor that tells it not to warn if the machine cannot be connected to.
-New option in the directory event monitor that tells it not to warn if the machine cannot be connected to.
-The "Copy to Clipboard" and "Export to Excel" icons in the event monitor summary window now have tooltips.
-When event monitors are paused they are now shown in gray even if they have unviewed events. This is now consistent with the way devices are highlighted.
-In the event history section for devices, added a dropdown to select the event type. This is more consistent with the event monitor summary window.
-Items in the "Move To" right-click menu for devices are now sorted alphabetically.
-In the notifications section for event monitors, long log file names no longer cause the first column to take up too much space.
-In the URL List dashboard element, the usual hyperlink cursor is now displayed (except on Windows NT 4.0 where it is not available).
-Corrected a problem in the Performance Counter event monitor where comparisons for values greater than 2 gigabytes were performed incorrectly.
-Corrected a problem where dragging and dropping event monitor groups with several depths of subfolders would cause event monitors to move into the wrong group.
-Corrected problem where scrolling a dashboard then selecting a different item while scrolled would cause dashboard element positions to change.
-Corrected problem where dashboard element modifications would not be immediately updated unless refresh was pressed.
-Corrected problem where sorting did not work in the settings for the dashboard element for selected event monitors.
-Corrected problem where under certain conditions, weekly and monthly reports may not be updated upon a time change.
-Fixed a problem where sorting records by date in the event history section for a device may cause records to be sorted incorrectly.
-Fixed a problem where if the "Snap To" option in the Control Panel was enabled and a device or event monitor was selected in the tree, the cursor would incorrectly move to a position on the right.
-Fixed a problem where the event monitor running icon could show sequences out of order if the event monitor summary is viewed as a popup dialog instead of in the main window.
-Fixed a problem where selecting an event monitor in the tree and pressing the delete key would attempt to delete a network device instead of the selected event monitor.
-In the tree, the delete key now works for dashboards as well as event monitors and devices.

Version 4.1.0 - December 12th 2005

-A new option to clone an existing event monitor has been added (just right-click on an event monitor).
-A new option to pause event monitoring for one or more selected devices.
-New options for export to Excel and clipboard were added to the event monitor summary window.
-New option to show error events only in the event history window.
-New ability to maximize dashboard elements.
-New dashboard element showing an event monitor 'light panel'.
-On new installations, four default dashboards are installed instead of just one.
-New option to choose from a selection of pre-designed dashboards..
-Improved snap-to-grid functionality for all dashboard elements.
-The animated icon on the event monitor summary that shows an event monitor is running is now more obvious.
-The CPU usage event monitor now shows the process IDs for the top processes.
-Fixed problem where banner image in console software did not stretch all the way to the right if the screen width was greater than 1280 pixels.
-Event monitors within a group in the tree are now always sorted by name whereas before it was sometimes possible for them to be in the wrong order after being renamed.
-Updated presentation of ping graphs to better fit the user interface design.
-Changed terminology from "disable/enable event monitoring" to "pause/resume event monitoring".
-Corrected problem where when event monitors have multiple devices, in the event monitor list commas were missing between their names.
-Corrected problem where after removing an event monitor or device from a group, the wrong folder in the tree might be selected.
-Corrected a rare problem where a valid serial number would not be accepted.
-Corrected problem where descriptions were not being shown when selecting from the list of dashboard elements to add.
-Corrected problem where if a group was highlighted in red (because it had unviewed events) it would not be highlighted as it should during drag-and-drop operations.
-Corrected problem where the SQL Server event monitor could cause an access violation when running Windows Server 2003 SP1 with ADO 2.82.
-Modified the handling of the state change notification type. State change is now handled on a device-by-device basis.

Version 4.0.7 - November 21st 2005

-Version for limited testing of HTTP Proxy support. Not publicly released.

Version 4.0.6 - November 10th 2005

-New options in the HTTP event monitor to ignore invalid certificates when checking with https.
-Newly designed "Connect To Service" dialog that provides more options and makes it easier to support multiple connections.
-New beta functionality to connect to remote service through HTTP proxy (send mail to support@tembria.com for details).
-New ability to run with most event monitors on Windows NT 4.0.
-Corrected problem where network devices may not be refreshed after importing settings.
-Default highlighting of unviewed events is now to the root of the tree but can be changed in preferences.
-Corrected a problem where some event monitors that keep historical values might not be able to create a necessary folder if it did not already exist.