What's New in Oracle VM Server for SPARC Software

This page includes the list of major features introduced in each of the following releases of the Oracle VM Server for SPARC (formerly Logical Domains) software:


Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6.1 (March 2019)

The Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6.1 update was first released with the Oracle Solaris 11.4 SRU 7 OS.

The major changes for the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6.1 software are as follows.

  • Reliability improvements in Logical Domains Manager startup, synchronization with Hypervisor and Service Processor, and several 'ldm' subcommands.
  • Improvement in Oracle VM Tools to better enable moving existing workloads onto modern hardware, OS & virtualized environments.
  • Live migration reliability improvements and improved diagnostic messages when problems occur.

For information about the supported hardware and minimum and fully qualified firmware, Oracle Solaris OS and hardware, see System Requirements in Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6 Installation Guide.

For information about the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6.1 update, see Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6.1 Supplemental Release Notes for the resolved issues and documentation issues.


Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.6 (August 2018)


Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.3 (August 2018)

For information about the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.3 maintenance update, see Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.3 Supplemental Release Notes for the resolved issues and documentation issues.

The Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.3 software was first released with the Oracle Solaris 11.3 SRU 35.6 OS.


Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.2 (April 2018)

For information about the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.2 maintenance update, see Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.2 Supplemental Release Notes for the resolved issues and documentation issues.

The Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.2 software was first released with the Oracle Solaris 11.3 SRU 31.6 OS.
 

Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.5.0.1 (February 2018)