NightWatchman Enterprise 7.2.500 Web Release - last updated 

These release notes contain feature lists and late-breaking information about NightWatchman Enterprise. For the most up-to-date information, see the online release notes and known issues.

New features

This release introduces the following enhancements:

  1. The 1EAgent is now the 1ENightWatchmanAgent and will install the NightWatchman agent only.
  2. The WakeUp agent is removed from the 1EAgent and integrated as a module in Tachyon 3.3.
  3. The Health agent functionality is completely removed from WakeUp agent module.
  4. The local WakeUp agent has also been removed from WakeUpServer installer. Install the Tachyon Agent on the WakeUp server to have use feature..
  5. The WakeUp ConfigMgr console collection and computer menu extensions have two new options when you run the WakeUp Server installer on a computer that has a ConfigMgr console:
    • Send WakeUp with Software Update Deployment Evaluation
    • Send WakeUp with Application Deployment Evaluation
  6. The NightWatchman agent now reports fully qualified domain names (FQDNs) to the NightWatchman server.
  7. The log files for Wakeup Server and the 1E Agent can now rollover multiple times. This means that more log information for those products can be maintained allowing persistent issue tracking.
  8. Integration with ActiveEfficiency cloud server has been removed.
    1. The power consumption data synchronization and the cloud-based savings report features are not available. Contact 1E Support if you require power consumption values.
    2. In the Nightwatchman Management Center installer, the WakeUp integration with ActiveEfficiency feature has been renamed to Wake up peers that have requested Nomad content if no other peers are available.
  9. Support of TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2.
  10. Support for Configuration Manager 1806.
  11. 1EAgentMac support on the latest MacOS 10.14 Mojave


NightWatchman Enterprise release history

1E Client 4.1.0.267 Web Release-4.1 (21-JUN-2019)

Tachyon Windows Agent 4.0.0.580 Web Release-4.0 (04-APR-2019)

NightWatchman Enterprise 7.2.500 Web release (06 Dec 2018)

NightWatchman Management Center v7.2.500.122, Wakeup Server v7.2.500.721, 1E NightWatchman Agent v7.2.500.721, 1E Agent Mac v7.2.500.1, Web Wakeup v7.2.500.34, EnterpriseView v2.0.600.10 and Tachyon Windows Agent 3.3.0.1033

This release introduces the following enhancements:

  1. The 1EAgent is now the 1ENightWatchmanAgent and will install the NightWatchman agent only.
  2. The WakeUp agent is removed from the 1EAgent and integrated as a module in the Windows version of Tachyon 3.3.
  3. The Health agent functionality is completely removed from WakeUp agent module.
  4. The local WakeUp agent has also been removed from WakeUpServer installer. Install the Tachyon Agent on the WakeUp server to have use feature.
  5. The WakeUp ConfigMgr console collection and computer menu extensions have two new options when you run the WakeUp Server installer on a computer that has a ConfigMgr console:
    • Send WakeUp with Software Update Deployment Evaluation
    • Send WakeUp with Application Deployment Evaluation
  6. The NightWatchman agent now reports fully qualified domain names (FQDNs) to the NightWatchman server.
  7. The log files for Wakeup Server and the 1E Agent can now rollover multiple times. This means that more log information for those products can be maintained allowing persistent issue tracking.

  8. Integration with ActiveEfficiency cloud server has been removed. The power consumption data synchronization and the cloud-based savings report features are not available. Contact 1E Support if you require power consumption values.
  9. In the NightWatchman Management Console installer, the WakeUp integration with ActiveEfficiency feature has been renamed to Wake up peers that have requested Nomad content if no other peers are available.
  10. Support of TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2.
  11. Support for Configuration Manager 1806.
  12. 1EAgentMac support on the latest MacOS 10.14 Mojave

NightWatchman Management Center hotfixes

  • Q13449/TFS132355 – NightWatchman Console running slowly after upgrade
  • Q13399/TFS126908 – SQL timeout exception while trying to get systems for scheduled alarm clock
  • Q20221/TFS147351 - Deadlocks errors in NWM.servicehost.log after the upgrade of NWM

Wakeup Server hotfixes

  • Q13463/TFS133547 – WakeUp Server 7.2 crashing, WakeUp not waking the right machines at application deadline, and WakeUp server registration timer not working correctly because of bug in Sitemonitor thread

1E NightWatchman Agent hotfixes

  • Q20514/TFS173925 - tbNWM_Load_Reboots table is bloated with duplicate rows
  • Q20083/TFS100024 – Autologon issue with NightWatchman installed on Windows 10 clients
  • Q13352/TFS128664 – Maintenance window start state is reported incorrectly for laptops and loop while creating Power Optimization report

NightWatchman Enterprise 7.2 Web release (04 October 2017)

NightWatchman Management Center v7.2.0.326, Wakeup Server v7.2.0.156 , 1E Agent v7.2.0.156 , Web Wakeup v7.2.0.33 and EnterpriseView v2.0.500.3 

This release introduces the following features:

  • Computer Reclaim
  • Improved reporting console
  • Online / offline status ‘stoplights’ in the NightWatchman console (requires Tachyon server and client infrastructure)
  • Enhancements to NightWatchman policy management

NightWatchman Management Center hotfixes

  • Q12999 - 1E Nightwatchman, Process summaries never completes step 9, Generate pending reboot optimization summary
  • Q12998 - "1E NightWatchman, Process load” repeatedly fails at step 8
  • Q12996 - Reboot Optimization data load can fail when migrating clients
  • Q12941 - NWM 7.1 Reboot Optimization data load can fail when migrating clients
  • Q12885 - Sitecodes are often not populated

Wakeup Server hotfixes

  • Q13016 - WakeUp requests being queued for several minutes before being dispatched
  • Q12970 - Wakeup Server Crashing
  • Q12911 - Agent State Manager is not efficient enough to handle large numbers of subnets without clients or without systems currently on.

1E Agent hotfixes 

  • Q13130 - Nightwatchman fails shutdown reporting 'user initiated shutdown in progress'
  • Q13051 - NightWatchman client may use excessive (2Gb) of memory when running on Win 10
  • Q13049 - Sleepless Detection issue on Win10 1703
  • Q13047 - Nightwatchman shutdown fails on Windows 10
  • Q12939 - System going in to sleep even when Keep active is on
  • Q12935 - Sleepless detection is not supported by the latest Windows 10
  • Q12933 - NightWatchman Causing 25% CPU with power optimization process
  • Q12834 - Excessive Handle usage in NWM Agent
  • Q12832 - Excessive Logging when powercfg reports fail.

NightWatchman Enterprise 7.1 Web release (09 May 2016)

NightWatchman Management Center 7.1.0.344, WakeUp server 7.1.0.263, Windows 1E Agent 7.1.0.263, Mac 1E Agent 7.1.0.72, Web WakeUp 7.1.0.12, Enterprise View 2.0.300.21

This release introduces the following features:

  • Power optimization reports
  • Reboot optimization report
  • FIPS compliance for Web WakeUp and Enterprise View

Nightwatchman Management Centre hotfixes

  • Q12801 - Non-laptops are not preferred over laptops when looking for an available primary agent.
  • Q12758 - Keep Active doesn't show all the options
  • Q12734 - Method WakeMachines in Web WakeUp API does not work

WakeUp Server hotfixes

  • Q12801 - Non-laptops are not preferred over laptops when looking for an available primary agent.
  • Q12758 - Keep Active doesn't show all the options
  • Q12734 - Method WakeMachines in Web WakeUp API does not work

1E Agent hotfixes

  • Q12801 - Non-laptops are not preferred over laptops when looking for an available primary agent.
  • Q12758 - Keep Active doesn't show all the options
  • Q12734 - Method WakeMachines in Web WakeUp API does not work

Web Wakeup hotfixes

  • Q12801 - Non-laptops are not preferred over laptops when looking for an available primary agent.
  • Q12758 - Keep Active doesn't show all the options 

Enterprise View hotfixes

  • Q11913 – Error message in EnterpriseView does not show full error details if fails to connect to service 
  • Q11910 – EnterpriseView displays error for invalid group SIDs when there is no restricted access 
  • Q11559 – Running dashboard causes some tiles to timeout