Micro Focus Operations Bridge Manager Software 2020.10 has been released

  • KM03767017
  • 08-Dec-2020
  • 08-Dec-2020

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Micro Focus Operations Bridge Manager Software 2020.10


Recommended Software Update

Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Operations Bridge Manager Software
Version: 2020.10
Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean,  Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish

The following  new key features are available with this version:

Automated Hybrid IT Discovery and Monitoring

  • New HTML5-based OBM delivers an Adobe Flash independent user experience with a modern look and feel of OBM Administration UIs and Policy Editors UI components, with improved workflow, and usability
  • New OBM Administration UI enhancements:
    • Event filtering in Downtime Management now allows users to define different downtime behavior for different events
    • Ability to view filters in Automation UIs now allows forward or suppress/correlate events belonging to a certain view
    • State filters in Deployment Jobs UI optimized productivity when deploying to hundreds of agents
    • Event Browser Options UI allows to pre-set all options for operators
    • Aspect Editor enhancements, such as instrumentation built-in to the properties pane
    • Significant performance improvements, such as improved monitored node performance loading, reduced time to open policies
  • OBM now easily exports all event details to Excel in Operator UI Event Browser
  • Enhanced and new command line interface (CLIs) in OBM for managing OBM Monitoring Automation configurations, Performance Dashboard, and event management tasks
  • OBM Performance Dashboard improvements that increase productivity and inform users outside OBM about important performance data
  • OBM Browser support for Firefox ESR 78, Latest Chrome, Microsoft Edge 80 or later (Chromium-based) and Safari 13.x
Agent Metric Collection (AMC) improvements for auto distribution of nodes across collector pods, improved initial history collection (30 days), new node monitoring capacity benchmark-tool, and now a single AMC can collect from more agents.

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. To access these products in the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal, you will need to sign in with your Micro Focus credentials.


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 latest available version of this product:

Support time-line
Date Details
Dec 31, 2024 Committed Support Ends
Dec 31, 2026 Extended Support Ends
Dec 31, 2030 Self-Help Support Ends

Please note that all Operations Bridge Manager customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Operations Bridge Manager 2020.10