Release Notes

Release Notes for Solace PubSub+ for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF).

v2.3.1

Release Date: March 15, 2019

This maintenance release contains Solace PubSub+ message broker v9.0.1.7 and the following fixes:

  • Customizable service name can now accept white spaces. [SOL-16355]
  • Improved scaling tier determination. In previous releases a failure to determine supported scaling tiers may block upgrades. [SOL-15795]
  • Solace logo stored internally and accessed by apps manager via https instead of http. [SOL-15826]
  • Service broker fails to start while some components are unreachable. [SOL-16103]

v2.3.0

Release Date: February 8, 2019

This minor release contains Solace PubSub+ message broker v9.0.1.7 and has the following new features:

  • User controlled upgrades.
  • Support for the message broker’s 100 connection scaling tier.
  • The credentials stored in the MySQL database can be encrypted and support key rotation.
  • The name of the service that appears in the marketplace can be configured.
  • Adds support for PCF v2.4.
  • Various bug fixes.
  • Deployments to PCF 2.3 and PCF 2.4 need enabled internet connection on the management nodes to support required communications with the Pivotal Application Service (PAS) on its public domain. The tile does not communicate with anything on the internet.
  • Using TCP Routes on PCF v2.3 and PCF v2.4 also requires the enabled internet connection on operator allocated message brokers.

v2.2.1

Release Date: January 24, 2019

This minor release contains Solace PubSub+ message broker v8.13.1.30 and the following fixes:

  • Handling of empty LDAP Management Groups. [SOL-14589]
  • Use https for management of an internal messaging service. [SOL-14597]

v2.2.0

Release Date: December 21, 2018

This minor release contains an upgrade to Solace PubSub+ message broker v8.13.1.30 and the following additional features:

  • On-Demand Solace PubSub+ message broker deployment capabilities.
  • Configurable Service Plans.
  • Automation of Application Security Groups (ASGs) management for service instances at binding and unbinding time.
  • A Beta Backup and Restore feature for service configuration settings.
  • Webhook for service lifecycle events notification.
  • Support for Dynamic Message Routing.
  • Enabled Client Certificate Authentication.
  • Co-located errands.
  • Migration to Ubuntu-Xenial Stemcell.
  • Various bug fixes.

v2.1.1

Release Date: October 31, 2018

This maintenance release contains the following fixes:

  • Service creation fails if LDAP is enabled for Application access but not for Management access. [SOL-10802]
  • If the admin password contains special characters (such as : # ? / \ %), it may be exposed in the test-errand logs. [SOL-10907]
  • Recover access to management route of existing HA Service if not present. [SOL-11411]
  • Avoid ‘out-of-sync’ HA Service during stemcell upgrades if VM network interface is changed.
  • Detection of upgrade in progress when there is no change in Message Broker version between Solace PubSub+ for PCF enterprise evaluation tile upgrade to the enterprise tile.

v2.1.0

Release Date: September 14, 2018

This minor release contains an upgrade to Solace PubSub+ message broker v8.12.0.1007 and the following:

  • Adds free Solace PubSub+ Standard edition message broker with new plans.
  • Adds CredHub support which is available from PCF v2.x.x.
  • Adds a new orphaned resource policy.
  • Supports optional username parameter at bind time.
  • Removes support for PCF v1.12.x.
  • Adds support for PCF v2.3.x.
  • Supports upgrades from Solace PubSub+ for PCF release v2.0.x.
  • Supports upgrades from Solace PubSub+ for PCF enterprise evaluation tile to the enterprise tile.

v2.0.2

Release Date: August 3, 2018

The releases addresses an authentication configuration defect which can expose internal admin credentials. Additional security checks are added to the errand. The bundled Solace PubSub+ message broker is v8.11.0.1033.

v2.0.1

Release Date: July 27, 2018

This minor release contains an upgrade to Solace PubSub+ message broker v8.11.0.1033.

v2.0.0

Release Date: July 11, 2018

This major release contains Solace PubSub+ message broker v8.11.0.1029 and the following:

  • As a major and renamed release, upgrades from older named product solace-messaging to solace-pubsub are not possible. It will be possible to upgrade from Solace PubSub+ for PCF v2.0.0 to subsequent releases.
  • Product rebranding from solace-messaging to solace-pubsub+ along with renamed plans.
  • Addition of configurable options for MySQL (internal, as a marketplace service, external).
  • Test errand accepts self-signed certs.
  • Removing support for PCF v1.11.x.
  • Removal of support for the “Community Plan” service plan.

v1.4.0

Release Date: April 13, 2018

This release contains VMR v8.9.0.1008 and the following:

  • Support of deployment to PCF v2.0.x and v2.1.x.
  • No longer supported on PCF v1.9 and v1.10.
  • Adds a test errand that confirms the deployment is completed as expected.
  • Bridging to be enabled by default [SOL-2684].
  • Orphaned Endpoint handling: Unbind is aborted when there are client-username owned endpoints [SOL-2516, RT-28431].

v1.3.2

Release Date: March 14, 2018

This release contains VMR v8.7.0.1030 and the following fixes:

  • HA Failure after stemcell upgrades or VM Recreation [SOL-1795, SOL-2310, RT 27773, RT 28284].
  • Supports service unbind and deletion after LDAP reconfiguration [SOL-1979/RT 27950].
  • Starting port as a user input may only be set at initial installation.

v1.3.1

Release Date: Feb 23, 2018

Security Patch for SOL-2011:

  • vmr-agent log password masking.
  • Secured Service Broker info endpoint.

v1.3.0

Release Date: December 22, 2017

Features included in the release:

  • In-service upgrades: Starting with this version it is possible to upgrade to future versions without service interruptions for HA plans.
  • Contains VMR release v8.7.0.1027.

v1.2.1

Release Date: November 10, 2017

Features included in the release:

  • Updated VMR release v8.6.0.1010.
  • TCP Routes bug fix.
  • Removed PCF v1.8 support.

v1.2.0

Release Date: October 30, 2017

Features included in the release:

  • AMQP v1.0 support: With release v8.6.0 of the VMR, the tile now provides direct access to AMQP/AMQPS and via public TCP Routes ports if configured. Solace’s implementation of Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) v1.0 support is compatible with a variety of open source AMQP APIs.
  • Web UI: Provides access to the Alpha version of WebUI for management of a solace-messaging service instance.
  • Enterprise Edition of the Tile is available from Solace. Please contact Solace Support or your local Solace sales representative.
  • Contains VMR release v8.6.0.x.

v1.1.0

Release Date: July 6, 2017

Features included in the release:

  • LDAP support: Allows a VMR to consult an LDAP server for its management and app authentication and authorization needs.
  • System logging support: Allows redirecting VMR and Service Broker logs to a syslog destination.
  • TCP Routing support: Allows exposing solace-messaging service instances to the internet, with fine-grained control per messaging protocol.
  • Contains VMR release v8.3.0.x.

v1.0.1

Release Date: May 10, 2017

This release includes:

  • CVE-2017-4975 fix.

v1.0.0

Release Date: April 7, 2017

Features included in the release:

  • Evaluation GA.
  • Highly available service plans for redundancy introduced: medium-ha, and large-ha.
  • VMRs externally accessible via FQDNs allowing SolAdmin and other management apps to access the VMRs hosting PCF service instances.
  • Tile supports deployment in IPsec enabled PCF instances.
  • Contains VMR release v8.2.0.x.
  • Requires Java buildpack v3.7.1 or later.

v0.3.0

Release Date: December 7, 2016

Features included in the release:

  • Second open beta.
  • The tile allows a TLS server certificate to be configured for the deployed VMRs. This allows encrypted TLS data connections between Virtual Message Routers (VMRs) and apps as well as the Solace service broker.
  • community service plan is introduced. This plan uses the Community Edition VMR to host PCF service instances. It is a feature-limited version of the VMR with a perpetual license.
  • Contains VMR release v7.2pcf2.1.6.
  • Requires BOSH stemcell v3263 ubuntu-trusty.
  • Requires Java buildpack v3.7.1 or later.

v0.2.0

Release Date: October 13, 2016

Features included in the release:

  • First open beta.
  • The tile deploys as a Managed Service; it deploys Virtual Message Routers (VMRs) during the tile install.
  • Ability to configure two flavors of VMRs: Large and Medium.
  • The service plans names changed. These are the new service plans names:
    • shared: Provides a service instance on a Medium VMR shared with other service instances.
    • large: Provides a service instance on a dedicated Large VMR.
  • Tile upgrade is improved. Service Plan Configuration is maintained across upgrades. All stored messages are still lost.

v0.1.30

Release Date: August 26, 2016

Features included in this release:

  • MVP private beta.
  • Uses customer-provided Virtual Message Routers (VMRs).
  • Ability to configures multiple VMRs.
  • Provides these two service plans:
    1. Shared VMR: Provides a service instance on a VMR shared with other service instances.
    2. Dedicated VMR: Provides a service instance on a dedicated VMR.
  • Tile is upgradeable within Ops Manager — All service plan configuration and messages are lost during upgrades.
  • Service Broker uses external MySQL service.
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