About RangerRick

Technically CIO, practically a developer. Manages the release process of OpenNMS Horizon and Meridian, plus a bunch of other stuff.

OpenNMS Horizon 25.2.0 (Biscuit Dumpling) Released

Release 25.2.0 is the fifth release in the Horizon 25 series. It contains a number of bug fixes including a performance fix for topology updating, and an enhancement to the sink API to persist to disk when the Minion can’t reach the broker. The codename for 25.2.0 is Biscuit Dumpling. Bug changing GUI date/timeformat breaks requisition [...]

By |2020-02-04T22:20:38+00:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS Meridian 2019.1.3 (Mars) Released

Release 2019.1.3 is the fourth release in the Meridian 2019 series. It contains a few bug fixes, most notably a fix for some NPEs as well as a performance issue in topology processing. The codename for 2019.1.3 is Mars. Bug changing GUI date/timeformat breaks requisition update/import date/time display (Issue NMS-12428) Inefficient locking in the TopologyUpdater class [...]

By |2020-02-04T20:17:44+00:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

OpenNMS On the Horizon – February 3rd, 2019 – Helm, InfluxDB, Kafka RPC, and More!

It's time for OpenNMS On the Horizon! In the last week we cleaned up Helm compatibility, worked on InfluxDB support, continued to improve Kafka RPC, and more. Github Project Updates Internals, APIs, and Documentation Bonnie did more work on cleaning up documentation in various places. Markus continued to work on integrating the new graph service API [...]

By |2020-02-03T17:47:24+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories: OOH|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS On the Horizon – January 27th, 2020 – Bug Fixing, Graph Service, Off-Heap Storage, Documentation, and More!

OpenNMS On the Horizon It's time for OpenNMS On the Horizon! In the last couple of weeks we merged a number of new features that have been in the works for a while (graph API, off-heap storage), fixed a bunch of bugs, and started on reworking some documentation. Github Project Updates Internals, APIs, and Documentation Markus [...]

By |2020-01-27T21:24:17+00:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: OOH|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS On the Horizon – January 13th, 2020 – Refactoring, gRPC, Helm, and More!

It's time for OpenNMS On the Horizon! In the last week we worked on a bunch of refactoring, plus gRPC support, Helm, and some other fixes. Github Project Updates Internals, APIs, and Documentation I did more work on moving CI tasks to CircleCI and CloudSmith. Chandra did more work wrapping up gRPC IPC support for Minion [...]

By |2020-01-13T17:42:02+00:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: OOH|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS Horizon 25.1.2 (Pierogi) Released

Release 25.1.2 is the fourth release in the Horizon 25 series. It contains a number of alarm classification bug fixes and performance improvements, flow enhancements, and more. The codename for 25.1.2 is Pierogi. Bug possible issue in JCIFS Monitor - contiously increase of threads - finally heap dump (Issue NMS-12407) Wrong links in the Help/Support page [...]

OpenNMS Meridian 2019.1.2 (Earth) Released

Release 2019.1.2 is the third release in the Meridian 2019 series. It contains a number of alarm classification bug fixes and performance improvements, flow enhancements, and more. The codename for 2019.1.2 is Earth. Bug possible issue in JCIFS Monitor - contiously increase of threads - finally heap dump (Issue NMS-12407) Wrong links in the Help/Support page [...]

By |2020-01-07T17:15:39+00:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS On the Horizon – January 6th, 2020 – Graph API, SNMP Profiles, Package Repositories, Documentation, and More!

It's time for OpenNMS On the Horizon! Since before our Holiday break we continued to work on graph and SNMP enhancements, moving packages to a (hopefully) faster and easier-to-manage cloud service, and updated documentation. Github Project Updates Internals, APIs, and Documentation Markus did more work on optimizing and improving the new graph service API. Chandra continued [...]

By |2020-01-06T16:32:05+00:00January 6th, 2020|Categories: OOH|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

OpenNMS On the Horizon – December 16th, 2019 – Documentation, Bug Fixes, Topology and Classification UI, and More!

It's time for OpenNMS On the Horizon! In the last week we updated documentation, fixed a number of important bugs, continued to work on topology and classification UI improvements, and more. Github Project Updates Internals, APIs, and Documentation Ronny worked with Alejandro and Jesse to improve our Newts installation guide to follow more best practice with [...]