Release Notes for Acronis Backup Cloud APS Update 13

Release Notes for Acronis Backup Cloud APS Update 13

Release Date: July 30, 2018

Build: 2.2-1994

Overview

Acronis Backup Cloud APS Update 13 release includes support of Odin Service Automation 7.4, new Local Storage billable resource which replaces "Backup Locations" setting in Backup Profile, as well as some fixes and stability improvements.

Obtaining the package

APS package download links:

Odin Automation Premium 7.x: .ZIP .RPM

Upgrade Instructions

APS Upgrade Pre-check Tools

Before starting APS upgrade, it is recommended to execute pre-check commands to detect potential issues prior to the upgrade.

Please refer to the following knowledge base article for more information: https://kb.acronis.com/content/61575

APS Premium Edition

Depending on OSA version, please follow the steps below:

OSA 6.0

OSA 7.0 - 7.1

OSA 7.3

OSA 7.4

APS Package Upgrade Path

Direct upgrade to version 1994 is supported only from version 1972. If you have APS version earlier than 1972 installed, you need to:

aps-php-runtime

aps-php-runtime-7.3-101 and aps-php-runtime-7.4-113 are required for the proper APS functioning with OSA 7.3 and 7.4 respectively. Please update aps-php-runtime prior to APS upgrade. Aps-php-runtime can be downloaded here: apsstandard.org resource, 7.3 apsstandard.org resource, 7.4

Supported PHP versions

PHP 5.3 and higher versions are supported. PHP 5.6 is the recommended PHP version. Please check and update (if necessary) PHP version prior to APS update.

Service Templates Configuration Requirements

Please make sure that Acronis service templates include all required resources, otherwise new subscriptions provisioning will fail. Please refer to “Post-upgrade actions” in the Deployment Guide for additional information.

In order to allow your Customers to create backups to the Local Storage, please add "Local Storage" resource to Acronis Service Templates and Service Plans after the update. In the current version of APS, "Backup Locations" setting is still active for backward compatibility purposes, but will be deprecated starting from the next APS release.

What's New in Update 13

"Local Storage" resource notes


- Local Storage – Not Included in ST Local Storage – Included in ST
Backup Locations – Not Specified Local Backup OI Disabled Local Backup OI set to Resource Limit
Backup Locations – Cloud Only Backups Local Backup OI Disabled Local Backup OI set to Resource Limit
Backup Locations – Local and Cloud Backups Local Backup OI set to Unlimited Local Backup OI set to Resource Limit

Issues Fixed in Update 13

Known Issues and Limitations in Update 13