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Software Releases

Sightline Releases Enterprise Data Manager (EDM) 3.1 with Clairvor for Automated Root Cause AnalysisOctober 2013, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of Enterprise Data Manager (EDM) version 3.1. Sightline EDM provides centralized data collection, alerting, archiving and summarization for data collected by Sightline Power Agents and Interface Agents. EDM also provides a web-based interface for data visualization, root-cause analysis and and Agent administration and configuration. 

EDM 3.1 contains exciting new features, including Clairvor for automated root cause analysis. Clairvor provides faster root cause analysis, insight into active processes, and automated correlation. In just a few clicks, you can do what took minutes or hours in the past. 

Contact Sightline Systems or your Sightline representatiave today and ask for a trial of our new capabilities. (703) 563-3000.

Sightline Releases Expert Advisor/Vision (EA/V) 9.0October 2013, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of SightLine Expert Advisor/Vision (EA/V) version9.0.  EA/V is an analysis component of the SightLine performance software suite. For complete details about this release, please review the release notes located on the SightLine software downlaods page.

Sightline Releases Enterprise Data Manager 3.0February 2013, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of Enterprise Data Manager (EDM) version 3.0. Sightline EDM provides centralized data collection, alerting, archiving and summarization for data collected by Sightline Power Agents and Interface Agents. EDM also provides a web-based interface for data visualization, root-cause analysis and and Agent administration and configuration. 

EDM 3.0 contains significant new features, including:

  • Correlation - EDM now includes correlation across multiple data sources with time shifting and the ability to plot correlating metrics from the results.
  • Event data viewing - Users can now view Event data from within the EDM user interface.
  • Explain Metric - Metric descriptions are now available in the EMD user interface.
  • Web Service Layer - EDM includes the initial release of web services for EDM. The web services allow for remote management of EDM, Power Agents and data extraction.
  • JBoss 7 Monitoring - EDM 3.0 ships with agentless performance metric collection for JBoss 7.

Contact Sightline Systems or your Sightline representatiave today and ask for a trial of our new capabilities. (703) 563-3000.

Sightline Releases EA/V 8.0.5August 2012, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of SightLine Expert Advisor/Vision (EA/V) version 8.0.5.  EA/V is the analysis component of the SightLine performance software suite. For complete details about this release, please review the release notes located on the SightLine software downlaods page.

Sightline Releases Power Agents for Windows SystemsAugust 2012, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of the following components of the SightLine Performance Management Solution.

  • SightLine Power Agent version 6.4.17.13 for Windows 2003 Server (x86)
  • SightLine Power Agent version 6.4.25.13 for Windows 2003 Server (x86_64)
  • SightLine Power Agent version 6.4.30.10 for Windows 2008 Server (x86)
  • SightLine Power Agent version 6.4.32.10 for Windows 2008 Server (x86_64)

Sightline Releases Power Agents for Solaris SystemsApril 20, 2012, Fairfax, VA. SightLine Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the General Availability of new SightLine Power Agents for Solaris Systems. These new releases include several fixes and updates, such as overflow detection and correction, and weighted averages in the Log File Interface Agent. 

Sightline Releases SNMP and SMI-S Interface Agents FAIRFAX, VA  November, 2011 – The Sightline Power Agents for Windows Systems were released on November 20, 2011. These Power Agents include Interface Agents for SNMP and SMI-S data collection.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is an industry standard for network management, providing visibility into network-attached devices such as switches and routers. The Sightline™ Power Agent for Windows Systems includes an Interface Agent designed to retrieve availability and performance data from SNMP devices. The SNMP Interface Agent uses SNMP v2 to collect metrics from switches and routers that support SNMP, and then includes those metrics in the Sightline trace file.

The Sightline SMI-S Interface Agent allows users to collect performance statistics from any disk array that has a corresponding Storage Management Initiative Specification (SMI-S) version 1.4 or above compliant provider. The Interface Agent comes with a generic SMI-S configuration and custom configurations for EMC Symmetrix and EMC CLARiiON arrays.

Contact Sightline Systems or your Sightline representatiave today and ask for a trial of our new capabilities. (703) 563-3000

SightLine Power Agents for Windows SystemsThe SightLine Power Agents for Windows Systems were released on November 20, 2011. Four Power Agents were released:  to run on Windows 2003 systems (32-bit and 64-bit) and Windows 2008 systems (32-bit and 64-bit). These Power Agents include the new SNMP Interface Agent as well as the new SMI-S Interface Agent.

SightLine Power Agent for Unisys ClearPath OS 2200 SystemsThe SightLine Power Agent version 7R7E for Unisys ClearPath OS 2200 Systems was released on October 27, 2011. This release includes new SIP performance metrics for XPC-L locking functions and commands.

SightLine Enterprise Data Manager (EDM) version 2.1SightLine Enterprise Data Manager (EDM) version 2.1 was released on September 28, 2011. New features in EDM 2.1 are Visualization of metric data, including QUick Charts; Heat Map displays for triggered alerts; and pop-up displays for triggered metric alerts.

SightLine Power Agent for Unisys ClearPath MCP SystemsThe SightLine Power Agent version 6.6.01 for Unisys ClearPath MCP systems was released on Septermber 21, 2011. This release also included the SightLine Capacity Manager and Workload Analyzer for MCP systems.

SightLine Power Agents for Linux SystemsSightLine Power Agents for Linux systems were released on September 21, 2011. The released Power Agents included version 6.4.3.2 for SUSE 11 and RHEL 6; version 6.4.4.2 for SUSE 11 and RHEL 6 on 64-bit systems, and 6.4.24.4 for SUSE 10 and RHEL 5 on both 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

SightLine Expert Advisor/Vision (EA/V) version 8.0.4 SightLine Expert Advisor/Vision (EA/V) version 8.0.4 was released on August 19, 2011. This release includes fixes for increased stability and usability of the UI.

SightLine Power Agents for Windows Systems SightLine Power Agents for Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 systems were released on June 30, 2011. Power Agents for both 32-bit and 64-bit systems were released:  version 6.4.17.6 for Windows 2003, version 6.4.25.6 for Windows 2003 64-bit, version 6.4.30.4 for Windows 2008, and version 6.4.32.4 for Windows 2008 64-bit.