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Micro Focus is announcing the release of
Product: Micro Focus Data Center Automation
Data Center Automation orchestrates centralized deployment, vulnerability risk management and IT compliance management processes across operating systems, container platforms, databases and middleware, providing end-to-end closed-loop workflows and content which enables IT departments to improve timeliness of actions, quality of delivery and efficiency. Data Center Automation 2018.11 contains the following features:
- Vendor platform integration for Red Hat Subscription Manager (RHSM) allows vulnerability patch scanning, patch remediation, and patch metadata import for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems which are connected to RHSM to receive updates.
- OS build plan workflows for Linux enable to orchestrate the Linux OS build process including the pre-install configuration of the environment, driver slipstreaming, media installation, post-install configuration, layering of software components, patching, and compliance remediation. It can parameterize the build process to enable a single standard build pattern to support personalization options.
For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).
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 MySupport Software Product Lifecycle pages. Please take note of the end of support dates for the currently available versions of this product:
|Product version||End of Committed Support||End of Extended Support||End of Self-Help Support with RTNV|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2018.11||Dec 31, 2022||Dec 31, 2024||Dec 31, 2028|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2018.08||Sep 30, 2022||Sep 30, 2024||Sep 30, 2028|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2018.05||Jun 30, 2022||Jun 30, 2024||Jun 30, 2028|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2018.02||Mar 31, 2022||Mar 31, 2024||Mar 31, 2028|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2017.11||Nov 30, 2021||Nov 30, 2023||Nov 30, 2027|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2017.09||Oct 31, 2021||Oct 31, 2023||Oct 31, 2027|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2017.08||Sep 30, 2021||Sep 30, 2023||Sep 30, 2027|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2017.05||Jun 30, 2021||Jun 30, 2023||Jun 30, 2027|
|Data Center Automation Suite 2017.01||Feb 28, 2021||Feb 28, 2023||Feb 28, 2027|
Please note that all Data Center Automation customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Data Center Automation 2018.11.