Release 6.0.0

Deprecated Features

In this release the following features were deprecated:

  • Removed Virtualization Features: A few features will be removed with the 6.0 release. If these features are in use, the upgrade will not proceed.

    • Cross Platform Provisioning (XPP)

    • AIX 6.1 Technology Levels 0-6 and AIX 7.1 Technology Levels 0-2 for Environments
    • Windows Server 2008 for Environments

      Windows Server 2008 will not have an upgrade blocker.
  • Removed Masking Features: Please note that Excel files can still be masked by first converting them to one of Delphix’s supported file types (CSV, etc). Also, XML CLOBs can be masked by extracting their values into a table (example - using extractValue in Oracle).

    • Native XML CLOB masking: After upgrade, columns masked as XML CLOBs will have the NULL SL algorithm assigned.

    • DB2 9.1, 9.5, and other 9.x versions of LUW & Z/OS

    • “Create target” job option: After upgrade jobs using “create target” will be removed.

    • “Bulk data” job option: After upgrade, jobs using “bulk data” will be turned into non-bulk data jobs.

    • Native Microsoft Excel Masking: After upgrade, MS Excel connectors, rulesets and jobs will be removed.