What's new in SnapCenter Software 4.3.x

The 4.3.x release of SnapCenter Software includes several new features and enhancements.

SnapCenter Software 4.3.2

Enhancements to the SnapCenter Server
  • Supports REST API for backup, restore, clone, and protection reports
  • Supports VMWare vSphere Fault Tolerance (FT) for SnapCenter Plug-in for SAP HANA Database
Enhancements to the SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle Database
  • Supports Oracle Standard Edition
  • Supports Oracle ASM Filter Driver (ASMFD)
  • Supports ASM standalone and ASM RAC on Raw device mapping (RDM)
Enhancements to the SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Supports database availability group (DAG) hosted on both NetApp and non-NetApp storage

    You can create backups of a passive database copy that resides on NetApp storage. The corresponding active database copy might reside on a non-NetApp storage in a DAG.

SnapCenter Software 4.3.1

Enhancements to the SnapCenter Server
  • Supports reports generation with Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) for security and delegation

    The reports are displayed based on user permissions.

SnapCenter Software 4.3

Enhancements to the SnapCenter Server
  • Supports multiple host upgrade, where hosts are upgraded in batches

    You can monitor the progress in the job monitor.

  • Supports high availability using external load balancers like F5

    You can switch from either standalone installation or NLB setup to F5.

Enhancements to the SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle Database
  • Supports Oracle database 19c.
Enhancements to the SnapCenter Plug-in for SAP HANA Database
  • Supports automatic discovery
  • Supports automated restore and recovery
  • Supports backup of HANA MDC multiple tenant systems
  • Supports single tenant restore operation
  • Supports SAP HANA 2.0SPS4 release

The SnapCenter Release Notes has more information.

SnapCenter 4.3.2 Release Notes

Enhancements to SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere

NetApp Data Broker is renamed as SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere. The Release Notes for the SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere has information on which SnapCenter releases are supported by each plug-in for VMware vSphere release, and information on upgrade and migration paths.

SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere Release Notes