Capacity Planner ["Capacity Planner"]["Release Notes"]

Capacity Planner Release Notes 111

Overview

Released: September 2021

Capacity Planner release notes contain the list of all new or enhanced features and a list of all issues fixed in the current release.

Highlights

These are the highlights of this release:

  • Reporting improvements
    The order of the filtering options in advanced reports was changed to improve and simplify the report configuration.

  • Azure VM periodicity report
    A new report that analyses virtual machine utilisation and determines those times where individual machines can be determined to be reliably inactive or idle, and the costs of running those machines during those idle times.

  • Azure reservations
    Capacity Planner can now analyse virtual machine use over the baseline period and suggest the optimum reservations.

New features and enhancements

These are the new features and enhancements of this release:

Issue key Release description
ICP-2360

When running advanced reports in cloud environments, a new Instance entity type is available.

ICP-2863 When viewing details of existing Saving Plans purchases, they are now displayed as time series of combined purchases with start and end dates.
ICP-2872 The periodicity report is now available for Azure environments.
ICP-2984 AWS Optimization Settings now include further options allowing you to restrict instance choices to specific chip sets such as Intel, AMD or Gravitron, or burstable or non-burstable instances only.
ICP-2992 When recommending right-sizing of the virtual machines using the recommendations tab, the table now contains the total number of vCPU and memory that would be reclaimed as a result of implementing the recommendations. This is also included in the final row of the exported CSV file.
ICP-3082

Reservation details are now available for Azure environments.

   

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Other releases

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Capacity Planner Release Notes 111 Released: September 2021
Capacity Planner Release Notes 110 Released: June 2021
Capacity Planner Release Notes 109 Released: March 2021
Capacity Planner Release Notes 108 Released: January 2021
Capacity Planner Release Notes 107 Released: November 2020
Capacity Planner Release Notes 106 Released: August 2020
Capacity Planner Release Notes 105 Released: June 2020
Capacity Planner Release Notes 104 Released: February 2020
Capacity Planner Release Notes 103 Released: December 2019
Capacity Planner Release Notes 102 Released: October 2019
Capacity Planner Release Notes 101 Released: August 2019
Capacity Planner Release Notes 100 Released: May 2019