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Beta software release v1.8.0rc2 now available in the beta forum

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We are starting the alpha/beta testing of our next release v1.8.0, and the major news for this release is that we have added a new proprietary routing protocol stack that supports new features including

  • Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
  • Label Distribution Protocol (LDP)
  • Resource Reservation Protocol - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE)
  • Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS)
  • Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD)

And if those weren't enough, here are some other major new features/enhancements:

  • New strongSwan (updated to version 5.2.2) for better IPsec support
  • Add support for non-offloaded traffic to Traffic Analysis and DPI features
  • Add "application" match to firewall rules based on DPI result, so for example a rule blocking certain applications can be configured
  • New "Advanced Queue" QoS feature supporting hierarchical, global policy, "Host Fairness Queueing", and more. Also a new Advanced Queue Web UI page has been added and provides a graphical representation for configuration.
  • Load balancing support for more than two links
  • QoS "bursting" feature for Advanced Queue

If you are interested in testing these and other enhancements/fixes, please sign up for the beta testing program and join us in the beta forum! Thanks! Icon Smile