Release notes - Acquia Cloud

Looking for the latest and greatest new features and changes to Acquia Cloud? Read on and check back regularly to see what else we’ve done.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of July 1 - July 7, 2018

Monday, 9 July 2018

Changes

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

  • The following included software was updated:
    • PHP versions were updated to 7.1.18 and 7.2.6
    • Drush version was updated to 8.1.17
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature contains changes that will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud 1.109

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Release Schedule

Platform Release date
Acquia Cloud Professional Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Acquia Cloud Enterprise Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Customers may experience brief outages as Apache and Varnish services restart.

Changes

  • Acquia Cloud pipelines artifacts will load more quickly and use fewer resources.
  • Customer websites will restart less frequently due to updates.
  • ah-db-backup will now be used to run customer backups, eventually becoming the default backup method.
  • Vendored Drush users can now use the site-install task.

Fixed issues

  • When the same code is committed to multiple branches within the same minute, the site-update task runs correctly.

Acquia Cloud updates - June 7 - June 30, 2018

Monday, 2 July 2018

Changes

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature contains several changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud updates - June 7, 2018

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Changes

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature enables synchronizing of databases from other environments to Acquia Cloud CD environments.
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature paginates the branch display.
  • Pushing a tag in the Acquia Cloud pipelines feature triggers a build.
  • XML can not be uploaded into support tickets. Place the XML in a .zip file and attach that file to the ticket.

Fixed issues

  • Acquia Cloud pipelines branches sometimes looped due to a webhook issue.

Acquia Cloud 1.108

Friday, 18 May 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Release Schedule

Platform Release date
Acquia Cloud Professional Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Acquia Cloud Enterprise Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Wednesday, June 15, 2018

Although no subscriber actions are required for this release, you may notice momentary website traffic interruptions as PHP restarts.

Changes

  • The following included software was updated:

    • PHP versions were updated to 7.1.17 and 7.2.5
  • Timeouts for websites behind balancers have been increased.

  • Cloned web servers will have identical volume sizes.

  • PHP 7.2 is now selectable for Acquia Cloud Professional and Acquia Cloud Enterprise subscriptions. Learn more. For information about upgrading to PHP 7.2, see Upgrading to PHP 7.2.

    Important

    To use PHP 7.2, Acquia recommends Drupal 8.5 or greater.

Fixed issues

  • Stack Metrics graphs for Varnish requests correctly show data.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of April 22, 2018

Mon, 30 Apr 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following update for the week of April 22, 2018 through April 28, 2018:

Change

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature now uses encrypted volumes for all of its functions.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of April 15, 2018

Mon, 23 Apr 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of April 15, 2018 through April 21, 2018:

Changes

  • The Minimal installation profile is again available in the Acquia Cloud interface for your use.
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature includes changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud 1.107

Monday, 16 April 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Release Schedule

Platform Release date
Acquia Cloud Professional Thursday, April 26, 2018
Acquia Cloud Enterprise Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Although no subscriber actions are required for this release, you may notice momentary website traffic interruptions as PHP restarts.

Change

  • The following included software was updated:
    • PHP versions were updated to 7.1.15 and 5.6.34

Acquia Cloud updates - week of April 8, 2018

Mon, 16 Apr 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of April 8, 2018 through April 14, 2018:

Change

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature includes changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of March 18, 2018

Mon, 2 Apr 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of March 18, 2018 through March 31, 2018:

Changes

  • The Activity Stream indicator will not indicate busy status as frequently.
  • Users with the Administrator or Owner roles can view the Acquia Cloud interface last login date for a team member on the organizational details page.
  • Environment cards now display which tag or branch is deployed to that environment.
  • Acquia’s HMAC implementation no longer supports PHP 5.5.
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature includes changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Fixed issues

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines API sends more useful error messages when encountering 500 errors due to missing user information.

Acquia Cloud 1.106

Monday, 12 Mar 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Release Schedule

Platform Release date
Acquia Cloud Professional Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Acquia Cloud Enterprise Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Wednesday, March 4, 2018

Although no subscriber actions are required for this release, you may notice momentary website traffic interruptions as PHP restarts.

Change

  • The following included software was updated:
    • PHP versions were updated to 7.1.1 and 5.6.33

Acquia Cloud updates - week of February 25, 2018

Mon, 5 Mar 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of February 25, 2018 through March 3, 2018:

Change

  • ClamAV was updated to version 0.99.3.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of February 18, 2018

Mon, 26 Mar 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of February 18, 2018 through March 24, 2018:

Change

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature removed support for the PHP s sha1_file function for security purposes.

Acquia Cloud 1.105

Monday, 21 Feb 2018

Acquia Cloud includes the following updates:

Release Schedule

Platform Release date
Acquia Cloud Professional Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Acquia Cloud Enterprise Thursday, March 1, 2018
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Although no subscriber actions are required for this release, you may notice momentary website traffic interruptions as PHP and Apache restart.

Changes

  • The following included software was updated:
    • PHP versions were updated to 7.1.13 and 5.6.33
    • New Relic was updated to 7.7.0.203
  • Node.js applications will experience less downtime during server reboots.
  • The Git origin will be pruned before fetching during code deployments.
  • Deletion of Acquia Cloud CD environments is more reliable.
  • The Apache version will no longer be displayed on 4XX errors.
  • Deployed Git branches or tags can no longer be deleted.
  • The Drush launcher now uses the application’s site Drush version.
  • MySQL dump restores should be faster.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of February 11, 2018

Tue, 20 Feb 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of February 11, 2018 through February, 2018:

Changes

  • Acquia Cloud Enterprise customers can now change their application’s PHP memory limits from the Acquia Cloud interface. Learn more
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature includes changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of January 28, 2018

Mon, 5 Feb 2018

The Acquia Cloud platform includes the following updates for the week of January 28, 2018 through February 3, 2018:

Changes

  • Branches that are deployed to an environment can no longer be deleted.
  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature includes changes which will not affect users’ experience with the product.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of January 21, 2018

Mon, January 29, 2018

The Acquia Cloud product includes the following updates for the week of January 21, 2018 through January 27, 2018:

Changes

  • Stack Metrics graphs now display results more quickly.
  • Administrative usernames that contain the strings admin, root, and administrator are required to have a minimum username length of 15 characters.

Fixed issue

  • The pipelines feature did not build properly from a forked Bitbucket repository.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of January 14, 2018

Tue, 16 Jan 2018

Fixed issue

  • The pipelines feature did not build properly from a forked Bitbucket repository.

Acquia Cloud updates - week of January 1, 2018

Mon 8 Jan, 2018

The Acquia Cloud product includes the following updates for the week of January 1, 2018 through January 7, 2018:

Changes

  • The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature can now trigger jobs from forked BitBucket repositories.

Fixed issue

  • When switching environments in Acquia Insight, the displayed environment did not change.

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