NetOps Customer Validation (aka IM Pre Release) 1

CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint 5 Kit

  • 1.  CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint 5 Kit

    Broadcom Employee
    Posted 05-11-2018 02:50 PM

    The CA Performance Management team invites you to download, install, and test the CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint Kit that reflects features demonstrated up to and including the Sprint 5 demo on May 10, 2018. A list of the demonstrated capabilities available for validation using the sprint kit appears at the end of this post.

     

    Downloading the Sprint Kit

    Sprint Kits are provided for your use only, and in non-production environments only.

     

    Sprint Kits are available via the CA Performance Management Validation Program project in validate.ca.com.

     

    If you joined CA Performance Management Validation Program in validate.ca.com during a prior CA Performance Management release validation period, you need only log into validate.ca.com and access the "CA Performance Management Validation Program" in "My Projects". From there click on Sprint Kits to see the link for the Sprint Kit. Click the "CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint Kit (2018.I05)" link to access the download instructions and downloads.

     

    If you are not yet a member of the CA Performance Management Validation Program in validate.ca.com, register at validate.ca.com and after registering, request to join the CA Performance Management Validation Program by sending email to Team-CAPerformanceManagementTeam@ca.com, specifying the email address you use to log in to CA Customer Support Online. We'll be happy to send you an invitation.

     

    Accessing the CA Performance Management Validation Program After You Have Joined

    • Log in to validate.ca.com.
    • You will see CA Performance Management Validation Program listed under “My Projects”. Click on the link to access the project.

     

    Accessing the Sprint Kit

    • Once within the CA Performance Management Validation Program, click on “Sprint Kits”, under "Resources".
    • Click on "CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint Kit (2018.I04)" to access the download instructions for the Sprint Kit.

     

    Feedback and Questions

    Please post feedback and questions about your experience with Sprint Kits by using the Feedback option in the project where you download the kit. The posting for the kit provides more information about where to find this option.

     

    Issues with Registering for the CA Performance Management Validation Program on validate.ca.com

    If you encounter issues registering for the CA Performance Management Validate Program on validate.ca.com, please contact us at Team-CAPerformanceManagementTeam@ca.com. When you can, please include screen shots to document the issue you are reporting.

     

    Demonstrated Capabilities Available for Validation Using This Sprint Kit 

     

    May 10, 2018 (Sprint 5)

    • CAPC PDF Reporting enhancements including all pages of multi-page views and report distribution via URL link*

    * Note: Is available with limited functionality, as feature is still under enhancement development

    • NetOps Alarm console support for Spectrum Events
    • Easily control interface polling via new CAPC poll controls
    • Business Hour query performance improvements
    • Enhanced VMM (Virtual Machine Management) support with the addition of vSphere support

     

    April 17, 2018 (Sprint 4)

    • New streamlined menu navigation in the NetOps Console (CAPC)
    • Alarm Filter management and sharing in the NetOps Alarm Console
    • Leverage new Group/Site Scorecard view to easily understand Max interface utilization (95th percentile) for that group/site
    • New Event Profile use case to simplify baseline comparison rules - “Percent of Baseline”

     

    March 29, 2018 (Sprint 3)

    • More metrics and attributes available in CA Business Intelligence CAPM TopN Reports
    • ACI Workflow and Navigation Enhancements
    • Improved Context Page Titles
    • Preview: Custom Alarm Filters

     

    March 8, 2018 (Sprint 2)

    • Enhanced NetOps Alarm View layout and display options
    • Easier access to performance metrics from NetOps Alarm View
    • Greater flexibility when plotting negative values in Performance Center
    • Supportability improvements to speed troubleshooting of common customer problems
    • Easy debug with improved logging for CAPC view/data issues
    • Simplified Polling and Discovery debug
    • SSL configuration simplification
    • OpenAPI enhancements to support SD-WAN technologies

     

    February 8, 2018 (Sprint 1)

    • Ability to launch action script from CAPM event
    • Scorecard and Bar chart enhancements
    • New metrics available for CAPC Bar chart
    • Scorecard hierarchical device reporting now available
    • Ability to define custom colors for CAPC charts
    • CA Business Intelligence usability improvements
    • Report configuration menu enhancements
    • Hierarchical group selection (3.5 but late add)
    • New quick discovery feature

     

    We look forward to your feedback on new capabilities in this CA Performance Management 3.6 Sprint Kit!