NBMR 8.1.1 for Linux (PPC) is now on General Availability Release

I am pleased to announce that NBMR 8.1.1 for Linux PPC is now on General Availability Release and licensed users can download it from our FTP site.

The headline features are:

  • Support for SLES 11.4, SLES 12.0, SLES 12.1, SLES 12.2, RHEL 7.3 and CentOS 7.3
  • NetWorker 9.1 Support
  • Support for BTRFS Subvolumes for SLES 12.x (ability to restore) and support for BTRFS file systems shared over multiple volumes

This version also has a new Recovery Environment that has refreshed hardware drivers.

There are some other notable elements associated with this release:

  • We have Little Endian (LE) support with NetWorker 9.1 only
  • We have Big Endian (BE) support with NetWorker 8.0 - 9.1
  • NetWorker Server 7.5-9.1 are supported in this release
  • This release is 64 bit only

The Cristie FTP site hosts separate ISOs for BE and LE.

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