Micro Focus Connected Backup Software - 8.9 has been released

  • KM03140480
  • 10-Apr-2018
  • 10-Apr-2018


Product: Micro Focus Connected Backup Software Version: 8.9 Languages: English


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Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Micro Focus Connected Backup Software
Version: 8.9
Languages: English

The following key new features are available with this version:

  • Enhanced the Support Center web application by adding an option to allow backup of large Email Optimized files up to 50 GB.
  • Added support for data center configurations in which TLS 1.0 protocol is not present due to security issues.
  • Enhanced the Account Management Web Services (AMWS) application to protect against Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities.
  • Enhanced the Mac Agent to use File System Events API to identify the changes to the file that occurred since the last backup.

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from Software Support Online).

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. You will need your Software Passport login and password to access the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our Software Support Online Obsolescence & Migration pages, where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Obsolescence & Migration pages referenced above for the latest information):

Support time-line



Apr 30,2021

End of Committed Support

Apr 30,2023

End of Extended Support

Apr 30,2027

End of Self-Help Support with Rights to New Versions

Please note that all Micro Focus Connected Backup customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Micro Focus Connected Backup Version 8.9.0