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Release notes

Cloud Platform versions: Cloud Platform documentation refers to both the Cloud Classic and Cloud Next versions of this product, unless otherwise noted.
This webpage describes the regular updates Acquia has made to Cloud Platform. Note that some release dates may be in the future to allow for subscribers to prepare their environments for upcoming product versions.

Note

For previous release information, see the individual release note pages for 2021, 2020, 2019, and 2018.

For a list of known issues in Cloud Platform and Cloud Next, see Known issues in Cloud Platform and Known issues in Cloud Next respectively.

Cloud Platform - December 4, 2022 through December 10, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] Auto-scaling is enhanced in Cloud Next environments that are using PHP 8 or later.

Cloud Platform - November 13, 2022 through November 19, 2022

  • Fix The Scheduled Jobs page in the Cloud Platform user interface displayed incorrect frequency for some jobs.

Cloud Platform - November 6, 2022 through November 12, 2022

  • Change Acquia Cloud API is updated to remove the sendmail_path parameter due to the end-of-life of legacy platform email on March 1, 2022.

Cloud Platform - October 9, 2022 through October 15, 2022

Cloud Platform - September 25, 2022 through October 1, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] The Cloud Actions feature is available for all Cloud Next environments.
  • Change [Cloud Next] The limit of the database backup files in the Cloud Next environment is increased from 5 GB to 50 GB.

Cloud Platform - September 18, 2022 through September 24, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] You can leverage the log forwarding feature in Cloud Next environments.

Cloud Platform - August 28, 2022 through September 3, 2022

Cloud Platform - August 7, 2022 through August 13, 2022

  • Fix In a few cases, Stack Metrics data in the Cloud Platform user interface was duplicated.

Cloud Platform - July 31, 2022 through August 6, 2022

  • Change The Security page is improved with additional functionality and messaging.

Cloud Platform - July 24, 2022 through July 30, 2022

  • Change Cloud Platform supports PHP 8.1. Currently, PHP 8.1 is incompatible with Code Studio and Remote Administration.
  • Change Cloud Platform is updated to run the latest version of New Relic’s PHP monitoring agent with PHP 8.1 support. However, New Relic has a few incompatibilities with PHP 8.1. Acquia will continue to update Cloud Platform release notes as the incompatibilities are investigated.
  • Change Acquia Cloud API v1 will reach end-of-life on 19 September, 2022.

Cloud Platform - July 17, 2022 through July 23, 2022

  • Change The Cloud Platform user interface is enhanced to improve the hyperlink accessibility in several pages.
  • Fix For pipelines jobs, the View more link in the Activity Feed section in the Cloud Platform user interface did not work.

Cloud Platform - July 10, 2022 through July 16, 2022

  • Fix Red outline appeared on a few pages in the Cloud Platform user interface.

Cloud Platform - July 3, 2022 through July 9, 2022

  • Fix Views and Visits details per environment were not displayed in the Cloud Platform user interface.

Cloud Platform - June 12, 2022 through June 18, 2022

  • Change A notification message to keep DNS entries for verified domains in the domain DNS record is added to the OK status for Platform Email.

Cloud Platform - June 5, 2022 through June 11, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] You can leverage Acquia Migrate Accelerate in Cloud Next environments.
  • Change On Cloud Classic environments, the Servers page is renamed to the Infrastructure page.
  • Fix The Storage used field in Stack Metrics displayed erroneous data.

Cloud Platform - May 29, 2022 through June 4, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] Cloud Platform users with environments running on Cloud Next technologies receive an error message when creating scheduled jobs with a frequency lower than five minutes. For more information, see Creating scheduled jobs.

Cloud Platform - May 22, 2022 through May 28, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] On Cloud Next environments, data from cache tables is excluded from database backups.
  • Fix When users tried to edit an existing role, the All and None options did not work as expected. Typically, these options allow users to select permissions on the role edit page.

Cloud Platform - May 15, 2022 through May 21, 2022

  • Change Cloud Platform is enhanced to update the price per instance type for ACP e-commerce.

Cloud Platform - May 8, 2022 through May 14, 2022

  • Change The Cloud Platform API endpoint is updated to remove the parameters related to support advisory hours from the response Json. This is done following the removal of support advisory hours from the Cloud Platform user interface.
  • Change [Cloud Next] Cloud Platform is enhanced to run automated database backups overnight based on the regional location of an environment’s infrastructure.
  • Fix The Cloud Platform user interface did not display values for data points that were not common between metrics for a given chart. Therefore, the user did not see a trend line, but a single data point.

Cloud Platform - May 1, 2022 through May 7, 2022

  • Change Cloud Platform is updated to support Node.js v18.

Cloud Platform - April 24, 2022 through April 30, 2022

  • Fix Stack Metrics graphs reported negative values for some metrics due to a difference in value calculations by the new metrics engine.

Cloud Platform - April 17, 2022 through April 23, 2022

  • Change Cloud API endpoints for Acquia Insight are purged as part of the feature’s end-of-life on March 15, 2022.
  • Change This release contains accessibility improvements in the Acquia Cloud Platform user interface.

Cloud Platform - April 10, 2022 through April 16, 2022

  • Fix The Subscription Entitlements section in the Acquia Cloud Platform user interface is updated to remove the chart that displayed inaccurate figures about the number of support advisory hours used in a subscription. Note that the actual Advisory services through Acquia Support is unchanged.

Cloud Platform - March 13, 2022 through March 19, 2022

  • Change Acquia Insight reached end of life on March 15, 2022.

Cloud Platform - March 6, 2022 through March 12, 2022

  • Change Stack Metrics graphs in the Cloud Platform user interface were updated to utilize a new metrics engine in February 2022. As a result, some users will see missing data prior to February 10.
  • Change Cloud API endpoints for Acquia Search with Solr 3/4 are purged as part of the feature’s end-of-life on March 1, 2022.
  • Change Acquia identified an issue in processing Insight Score. Pre-existing data will remain available until the Acquia Insight EOL on March 15, 2022.
  • Fix Users were able to set a recently used password while resetting their current password. With this fix, users cannot choose any of their 24 most-recent passwords. For more information, see Password requirements on Cloud Platform.

Cloud Platform - February 27, 2022 through March 5, 2022

  • Change The Cloud API documentation for Stack Metrics is enhanced to include information about supported resolutions and query limitations. In addition, the minute resolution is limited to three hours of data.
  • Change Legacy email service reached end-of-life on March 1, 2022.

Cloud Platform - February 20, 2022 through February 26, 2022

  • Fix In Stack Metrics, the calendar functionality that allows you to select a custom data range is fixed.

Cloud Platform - February 6, 2022 through February 12, 2022

  • Change Stack Metrics graphs in the Cloud Platform user interface are updated to utilize a new metrics engine. Graphs will now render data with more prominent peaks and valleys than the previous version of this feature due to an increased sensitivity to transient changes in activity.
  • Fix Updated the Stack Metrics API to honor the resolution query parameter instead of automatically calculating a resolution based on the requested time period.

Cloud Platform - January 30, 2022 through February 5, 2022

  • Change After clicking Install next to a CSR generated in the user interface, the CSR details are now visible under the SSL certificate section once the installation completes.

Cloud Platform - January 23, 2022 through January 29, 2022

  • Change Legacy Email service will now reach end-of-life on March 1, 2022.

Cloud Platform - January 16, 2022 through January 22, 2022

Cloud Platform - January 9, 2022 through January 15, 2022

  • Change [Cloud Next] On Cloud Next environments, SSH sessions terminate more gracefully during platform maintenance activities.
  • Change By using the Cloud Platform API, you can select a maximum date range of 90 days to view Views & Visits.
  • Fix [Cloud Next] Resolved a bug causing on-demand database backups older than seven days to be deleted.

The information contained herein is subject to change without notice and is not warranted to be error-free. If you encounter any errors, contact Acquia Support.