Armor Knowledge Base  /  Release Notes  /  2017

September 12, 2017

Topics Discussed

Malware Protection, Virtual Machine Offerings, Firewall Rules, Continuous Server Replication (Disaster Recovery)

Malware Protection UPDATE


In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), the Malware Protection screen has been updated to include tooltips:

Malware Protection screen

Malware Protection screen

Malware Protection screen

To learn more about the Malware Protection screen, see Malware Protection (Armor Complete) or ANYWHERE Malware Protection



Virtual machine offerings UPDATE


This topic only applies to Armor Complete users. 

Armor Complete - Secure Hosting now supports Windows 2016 Standard virtual machines.

To learn about all virtual machine offerings, see Operating system availability and fixed instance offerings.



Firewall Rules UPDATE


This topic only applies to Armor Complete users. 

In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the Service Groups section of the Firewall screen, you can now add any type of service and sub-protocol supported by VMware NSX. 

Additionally, the Service Groups screen has been updated to include a column to display these additional services and sub-protocols.

Firewall rules

For a list of supported services and sub-protocols, see Review supported services and sub-protocols.



Continuous Server Replication (Disaster Recovery) NEW


This topic only applies to Armor Complete users. 

Armor, along with Zerto, now provides a fully managed continuous data replication (disaster recovery) service.

At a high level, this service replicates your resources in a failover site to help you:

  • Troubleshoot during an outage in your primary data center
  • Meet compliance requirements

Continuous Server Replication (Disaster Recovery)

Continuous Server Replication (Disaster Recovery)

Continuous Server Replication (Disaster Recovery)