PHP agent - Release notes

Version 3.0

24-03-2021

Enhancements:

  • Checksum verification to validate the integrity of the downloaded agent
  • Monitoring support for Cassandra

Version 2.9.4

05-08-2020

Enhancements:

  • Cli_Requests can be tracked with their script names.
  • Domain names can be tracked in transactions.
  • Application name can be passed as an argument. 
  • Segmentation fault issue fix.

Version 2.9.3

25-07-2020

Issue Fix:

  • Windows PHP installer issue fix.

Version 2.9.2

07-05-2020

Enhancements:

  • Application components can be visualised using service maps for both linux and windows agent.

Version 2.9.1

16-04-2020

Enhancements: 

  • Support for PHP 7.2 to 7.4 in Windows environment

Version 2.9

06-03-2020

Enhancements:

  • Support for PHP 7.4 in Linux environment
  • Reduced load on application response time

Version 2.8.1

04-11-2019

Issue fix:

  • libssl.so.1.1 missing error - this issue has been fixed.

Version 2.8

29-10-2019

Enhancements:

  • Agent can automatically detect applications running in GCP environments
  • Agent will run as systemd service on supported OS
  • Transactions can be excluded from monitoring based on regex patterns

Version 2.7

28-03-2019

Enhancements:

  • Support for PHP version 7.3
  • Transactions initiated via CLI can be viewed under Web transactions tab. 

Version 2.6

31-12-2018

Enhancements:

  • Transaction names can be customized using API's - Default names of transactions can be renamed for easier identification and business friendliness using the API's.

Version 2.5

24-08-2018

Enhancements:

  • Support for WordPress and Joomla - PHP applications built in WordPress and Joomla can be monitored using APM Insight PHP agent version 2.5
  • Stacktrace for errors without exceptions are now captured and shown, under traces. 

Version 2.4

06-08-2018

Enhancements:

  • Auto - Instrumentation: From agent version 2.4, frameworks and CMS used in the user environment will automatically be detected and profiled.
  • Smart sampling: If the CPU usage is higher than normal in the application, PHP agent will dynamically adjust the data sent for monitoring and will not contribute to additional load. 

Version 2.3

12-07-2018

New Feature:

  • Support for Drupal framework - PHP applications built in Drupal framework can be monitored. 
  • Support for PHP applications developed in PHP Version 7.2 (Linux Only)

Version 2.2

14-06-2018

New Feature:

Issue fix:

  • Memory leak issue fixed at logger level. 

Version 2.1

04-05-2018

Enhancements

  • Proxy passwords are encrypted and GDPR changes have been implemented

Version 2.0

18-04-2017

New Feature

  • Visualise external component split up - Analyze the amount of time spent by web requests on different components. Also, identify which component consumes more time and optimize your application performance. 

Version 1.7

05-01-2018

Issue fix 

  • Bug fix in request_uri showing only index.php. (Issue : In case of PHP app using MVC framework, transaction name was showed as index.php always)

Version 1.6

13-11-2017

New Feature

  • PHP 7.1 support
  • StackTrace for Errors and Exceptions
  • Auto Upgrade in PHP Windows

Version 1.5

15-09-2017

New Feature

  • Version for Windows

Version 1.4.1

02-08-2017

New Feature

  • Metrics bucket size changes (Metrics per minute was made uniform for all agents)

Version 1.4

12-04-2017

New Feature

  • EU Data center support

Issue fix

  • Database query was not captured for PDO prepared statement - fixed

Version 1.3

23-02-2017

New Feature

  • PHP 5.4 agent bundled
  • PHP 5.3 support
  • One step installation
  • Port 80 monitor instead of individual monitoring of server

Issue fix

  • Download agent was terminated if it took more than 15 seconds - fixed

Version 1.2.1

26-10-2016

New Feature

  • Auto Scaling

Issue fix

  • class and function name with NULL values dropped

 


Version 1.2

23-09-2016

New Feature

  • PHP 7.0
  • Auto upgrade
  • Client side configuration support(moved from file based config to client side GUI based config)
  • Uniform Connect/Delete response handling
  • Multiple agent shipment

Issue fix

  • segmentation fault because of NULL request_uri - fixed

Version 1.1

15-07-2016

New Feature

  • Error Metric
  • Exception Metric
  • New Installer
  • Nginx, Lighttpd or any other PHP-FPM based server support
  • Profiler enhancement

Version 1.0

02-06-2016

New Feature

  • Transaction Time
  • Apdex Metric
  • Database Metric
  • Trace Metric
  • MVC Framework support : CodeIgniter and CakePHP
  • Web server support : Apache2 

 

 

 

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