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Release Date
– Topology Editor: refresh bug when using Internet Explorer
– Template Editor: bug when creating template with several configurations of the same type in the different scopes of the same level
– Middleware instance primary toolkit wrongly set when editing topology
– Viewing middleware instances topologies throws exception when no cloud plugin was installed
– Template Engine: Issues sourcing middleware instances when a selected key is a folder
– Installation: compact-install windows script does not accept “YES” as an anwser
– Files removed from template are kept in the target server
– Licensing: current number of middleware instances per toolkit was considering all toolkits instead of only the primary one
– Job result does not update in UI when multiple jobs are launched
– Topology Editor: Multiple select field does not work when values are not trimmed in the topology file
Talos Agent
– Starting agent fails in Windows when current path is not the /bin directory
– Bug when transfering multiple files with the same name in a payload
WAS Toolkit
– SIB configuration type: Messaging engines not being managed
– Issue writing payloads that included some SIB configuration sub-types
– WIMConfig: missing adapterClassName attribute in template throws strange exception
– Topology role attributes used only in WCS toolkit are exposed in WAS toolkit
– Writing/Reading of SIBAuthBusConnect configurations was not working as expected
– Bug when applying WebContainer settings to deployment manager server
– Reading application configurations was not pulling some important information
– Bug when deploying application with BindJndiForEJBMessageBinding option
– SOAP discover does not work in Windows when using several toolkits
UrbanCode Deploy Integration
– Creating component when creating template fails when using UCD v6.2.1.1
New Features

– Compare feature: provide the ability to compare configurations of two middleware instances
– Ability to provide hook to execute actions after saving a template
– Support different media home location for Windows and UNIX targets
– Ability to auto-tag topology elements with their name
– Update: Talos update process does not change Tomcat instance
– Topology editor: indicator for empty mandatory fields
– Topology editor: Ability to have conditional dropboxes based on other topology elements
WAS Toolkit
– Support installation of Resource Adapters RAR files
– Support Cache Instances configuration type
– Support to install and manage SDK 1.7.1
– Support to deploy applications using WAR files
IHS Toolkit
– Add creation of IHS unmanaged nodes and IHS servers to Jenkins build library
Libery Toolkit
– Deep review of Liberty toolkit, including better support of collectives
– Support installation without using IBM Installation Manager
– Support of multiple controllers in a single collective
– Support IHS plugin generation for liberty server
Jenkins Integration
– Token replacement in argument field of Talos step support both values from build parameters and environment variables
– Provide ability to use build parameters in Talos steps on all type of jobs
– Custom folder for Jenkins integration libraries
Cloud Integration
– Support of Amazon Web Services


About the Author Benoit Culioli

Benoit is a Domain Architect in both development and infrastructure. Benoit has been designing and implementing Java/J2EE solutions for the WebSphere platform for the last 10 years, and has been using this experience while working with Talos products.

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