Platform9 4.4 Going Live July 22

Tonight we are upgrading Platform9 Managed Kubernetes Freedom Plan to release 4.4.
Below is a summary of changes, view the full release notes here

What’s Changed: Platform9 Managed Kubernetes

Added Support for Kubernetes Version 1.17.x

Platform9 now supports Kubernetes version 1.17.x.

Platform9 now supports Kubernetes 1.17 Users should be aware of APIs that have moved from Beta and Extension to finalized v1 APIs. Users will need to make sure they upgrade their K8s resource objects prior to upgrading. See the Kubernetes documentation for a list of deprecated APIs

Create Cluster Wizards

We simplified the cluster setup wizards for AWS, Azure and BareOS by exposing the allow privileged containers and allow workloads on masters into their own dialog.

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Upgraded Docker to 19.03.11

  • Upgraded etcd to 3.2

  • Calico upgraded to 13.14.1

  • Updated the Monitoring dashboard to make it easier to use.

  • We fixed an issue that would cause nodes and clusters to display as healthy when they were disconnected.

  • Platform9 now detects installed CSI Drivers.

  • Added support for Ubuntu 18.04 AppArmor

  • Fixed a set of bugs that were impacting cluster management on public cloud providers.

  • Fixed a bug impacting that scaling of AWS clusters.

  • Fixed a bug impacting the creation of multiple users across multiple tenants

  • Fixed a bug stopping the Monitoring dashboard sorting by Time by default

  • Fixed a bug that was impacting creating users.

  • Fixed a bug that was impacting the creation of multi-master BareOS Clusters

  • Fixed a bug where the Monitoring dashboard was showing alarms that contained no timestamp

  • Fixed an issue that was preventing users from disabling MFA.

  • Fixed an issue that would allow incorrectly formatted email addresses to be used when creating a new user.

  • Fixed an issue that would cause rows selected in a table to remain selected after an action has been taken.

  • Fixed an issues impacting the display of RAM and Storage when setting user and tenant quota limits. RAM and Storage now display as GB and MB as expected.

  • Fixed an issue that would cause Calico CNI to be configured with the incorrect block size.

  • Fixed an issue that would cause clusters to be slow to deploy.