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SDR release history

SDR 5.17 - Current Release

Release information

Version:
5.17
Release Date:
June 27, 2017
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

What's new in this release

SDR™ version 5.17 is an upgrade release with a focus on extending operating system support and development environment support.

Technology support

Our products continue to adopt new computing technologies, enabling our customers to take advantage of new computing platforms as they become available. SDR now supports the Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7 operating system.

Development environment support

SDR has added Visual Studio® 2015 to its list of supported development environments and sample solutions.

SEMI standard support

Our products continue to adopt new versions of the SEMI® standards, enabling our customers to be compliant as the standards are approved. In this release of SDR, we now support the 0416 version of the E30 Generic Model of Communication and Control of Manufacturing Equipment (GEM) standard.

General improvements

Several enhancements and customer-reported issues have been addressed in this release. Please refer to the SDR 5.17 Release Notes for more information.

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.16. This release includes a new installation package for support with Visual Studio 2015. Please refer to the SDR 5.17 Release Notes for more information.

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SDR 5.16

Release information

Version:
5.16
Release Date:
September 30, 2015
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Technology support

Our products continue to adopt new computing technologies, enabling our customers to take advantage of new computing platforms as they become available. SDR now supports the Microsoft® Windows 8.1, Microsoft® Windows 10, and Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2 operating systems.

General improvements

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.15.

Contact us

For global contact information, click on the “Sales and Support” link in the navigation menu.

SDR 5.15

Release information

Version:
5.15
Release Date:
October 29, 2014
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Technology support

Our products continue to adopt new computing technologies, enabling our customers to take advantage of new computing platforms as they become available. SDR™ now supports Windows Server® 2012 operating system. Support for older technologies has ended consequently SDR no longer supports Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 4 operating systems as well as development tools of Visual Studio® 6, 2003, 2005, and GNU C 3.4.4.

General improvements

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.14.

SDR 5.14

Release information

Version:
5.14
Release Date:
December 10, 2013
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Development environment support

SDR™ has added Microsoft® Visual Studio 2012 to its list of supported development environments and sample solutions.

General improvements

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.13.

SDR 5.13

Release information

Version:
5.13
Release Date:
December 10, 2012
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Operating system and development environment support

As of March 2012, Oracle/Sun have announced that Solaris 8 will reach its End Of Software Life. As a result SDR™ is no longer being tested on Solaris 8.

SDR continues to stay current with development environments and has added support of the Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6, Windows® Embedded Standard 7 and 2009 operating systems to its list of supported environments and sample solutions.

Expanded logging support

Continuing with our overall goal to reduce troubleshooting time and effort, SDR logging capabilities and documentation have been enhanced.

General improvements

We also resolved several customer-logged issues and requests for SDR. Please contact us for details.

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.12.

SDR 5.12

Release information

Version:
5.12
Release Date:
July 29, 2011
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

SDR™ version 5.12 is an upgrade release with a focus on improving product logging capabilities, product documentation, and development environment support.

Operating system and development environment support

Red Hat’s support of the Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 3 AS/ES/WS operating system was discontinued as of October 31, 2010. As a result, SDR is no longer being tested on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.

SDR is continuing to stay current with development environments and has added Visual Studio® 2010 to its list of supported environments and sample solutions.

Expanded logging support

SDR has expanded its log file management options, giving you further control over your historical logs. It now provides log file rollover support that increases the historical log information SDR is able to maintain.

Continuing with our overall goal to reduce troubleshooting time and effort, further improvements have been made to SDR’s startup error reporting.

General improvements

We resolved several customer-logged issues and requests for SDR. Please contact us for details.

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with existing versions of SDR 5.11.

SDR 5.11

Release information

Version:
5.11
Release Date:
August 25, 2010
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Operating system support

SDR™ now runs on several new platforms including Microsoft Windows® 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5 as well as Microsoft Windows® Server 2008 R2.

Improved installation

We have rebranded the software from Asyst Technologies to PEER Group. With this rebranding effort we have streamlined the installation process and reduced documentation duplication.

Improved error reporting

As part of our overall goal to reduce troubleshooting time and effort, we have improved SDR's error reporting specifically focusing on startup error identification.

General improvements

We have resolved several customer logged issues and requests for SDR. Please contact us for details.

Version compatibility

There are no known issues that affect backwards compatibility with the existing version of SDR 5.10.

SDR 5.10

Release information

Version:
5.10
Release Date:
November 3, 2009
Customer Support:
support.connectivity@peergroup.com

 
What's new in this release

Platform updates

SDR™ now adds Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 development environment to its substantial list of supported environments which includes Windows, Red Hat and Solaris.

Logging improvements

In order to accelerate troubleshooting, new information has been added to the logs providing visibility into message rejection. On the Solaris platforms, log process management has been improved.

Documentation improvements

We have clarified the impact configuration parameters have on messages to simplify the interpretation of message responses.

Contact us

Contact PEER Group to purchase SDR or to renew your support and maintenance agreement.

Email: sales@peergroup.com
Phone: 1 519-749-9554

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