Aruba Fabric Composer

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AFC 6.0.0

Aruba Fabric Composer is an intelligent, API-based, software-defined orchestration solution that simplifies and accelerates leaf-spine network provisioning and day-to-day operations across a rack-scale compute and storage infrastructure. Some salient features of this release are:

Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) Configuration

EVPN Configuration

VSX Configuration

High Availability Configuration

Aruba NetEdit® Integration

AFC 6.1.0

Know more about Aruba Fabric Composer 6.1.0, its key capabilities, supported solutions, and devices!

Transceivers

Firewall Profiles

SmartNICs

Pensando PSM Integration

Statistics Settings

AFC 6.2.0

Know more about Aruba Fabric Composer 6.2.0, its key capabilities, supported solutions, and devices!

PVLANs

Resource Pools

Switch Checkpoints

Firewall Log

Policy

AFC 6.3.0

Most of the Aruba Fabric Composer 6.3.0 functionality is provided to support the Distributed Services Architecture and the Aruba AOS-CX 10000 solution. This solution enables Aruba Data Center Networks to combine Aruba switching technology with the AOS-CX 10K DSS, all centrally managed by Aruba Fabric Composer. Some of the salient features are:

EVPN VXLAN Multi-Fabrics

AFC Remote Sites

Monitoring Agents

User Management

Pensando PSM/DSS Phase 2 Integration

Microsegmentation

PSM Alerts

License management

Support for new switch model (Aruba 8360)

AFC Release Notes

Release notes of all Aruba Fabric Composer versions starting from the 6.0.x version are available here. Release notes of patches are placed in their respective major release pages. Select a major version and find the corresponding patch release notes. Search for specific features, open issues, and resolved issues using keywords in the search box.

AFC 6.4.0

Most of the Aruba Fabric Composer 6.4.0 functionality is provided to support the Distributed Services Architecture and the Aruba AOS-CX 10000 solution. This solution enables Aruba Data Center Networks to combine Aruba switching technology with the AOS-CX 10K DSS, all centrally managed by Aruba Fabric Composer. Some of the salient features are:

RADIUS

Configuration Editor

Authentication Services

Pensando PSM Integration Enhancements

Microsegmentation

PSM Alerts

License management

Support for new switch model (Aruba 9300)

AFC 6.5.0

Most of the Aruba Fabric Composer 6.4.0 functionality is provided to support the Distributed Services Architecture and the Aruba AOS-CX 10000 solution. This solution enables Aruba Data Center Networks to combine Aruba switching technology with the AOS-CX 10K DSS, all centrally managed by Aruba Fabric Composer. Some of the salient features of this release are:

Route Policy

Spanning Tree

AFC 6.6.0

Most of the Aruba Fabric Composer 6.6.0 functionality is provided to support the Distributed Services Architecture and the Aruba AOS-CX 10000 solution. This solution enables Aruba Data Center Networks to combine Aruba switching technology with the AOS-CX 10K DSS, all centrally managed by Aruba Fabric Composer. Some of the salient features of this release are:

Policy Distribution Targets

NAT Support

Multi-Fabric Support for PSM

Switch Profile

IP Collections

Support for Aruba CX-8100 Switch

Configuration for VRF RD

OSPF Neighbor States

AFC 7.0

Most of the Aruba Fabric Composer 7.0 functionality is provided to support the Distributed Services Architecture and the Aruba AOS-CX 10000 solution. This solution enables Aruba Data Center Networks to combine Aruba switching technology with the AOS-CX 10K DSS, all centrally managed by Aruba Fabric Composer. Some of the salient features of this release are:

New Fabric Composer OS

Support for MS Hyper-V VMs

Topology and UI Enhancements