NIACTool v2.9.5

  • The report failed if a certain condition existed (VM without any NIC or disk) this caused a failure. Solved.
  • New information tab (CVM-INFO).
  • The prism central button was moved within the gui.
    • You can see the association of categories with VM’s.
    • See the VM owners if they belong to a project.
    • Know if a VM is being protected by some data protection.
    • Integration with LCM (LCM 2.3 or higher), you can get a firmware and software report.
  • New LCM button to get firmware report (It is necessary run previously LCM inventory (LCM 2.3 or higher).).
  • New option within the CLI (-lcm y / n) Mandatory.
  • SMTP configuration (VM INFO TAB)

NIACTool v2.9.4

  • GUI optimization.
  • Improved cli. (securepass)
  • Timeout set to 180 seconds.
    • New option to define timeout inside the gui and cli(Minimum 60s).
  • Support for users with role viewer on prism element.
    • Tested in AOS 5.15.x, previous versions may not work.
  • Better display of information in most tabs.
  • Support to encrypt password and execute by cli without exposing the password (Secure cli).
  • More information in the following tabs:
    • VM INFO (vm storage size & vm storage consumed)
    • VM NETWORK
    • VDISK ADVANCED INFO (DISK CONSUMED, SSD TIER CONSUMTION & HDD TIER CONSUMED)
  • New tabs with more relevant information:
    • VM-IP ADVANCED (shows all ips and relevant information about vnics)
    • IPAM MANAGE (Relevant information on the use of IPAM networks, IPs in use, available, etc.
  • REMOVED:
    • Support for ESXi: unfortunately I can only focus on one hypervisor per time, so always “RUN AHV” 🙂
  • Problems that persist.
    • If you clic “RUN” from the GUI the GUI will freeze while running, do not press RUN multiple times.
      • wait for the process to finish and release the GUI.

  • NIACtool v2.7
  • GUI Optimization.
  • Timeout set to 120 seconds.
  • The extended time out button was removed from GUI.
  • CLI support to generate the file from console.
  • New toolbar, menu, “check new version”,” open log file” and “exit”.
  • New toolbar, help, “version info” and about.
  • NIACtool didn´t correctly detect the path where it was running. This brought problems at the moment of execution, giving errors when saving the log or invoking the CLI / GUI.

TESTED AOS VERSION:

  • 5.5
  • 5.8
  • 5.9
  • 5.10
  • 5.11

TESTED HYPERVISOR:

  • ESXi 6.5
  • ESXi 6.7
  • AHV – FROM 20170830.x to 20170830.331