Cisco Crosswork Cloud Release Notes

This document describes the new features and resolved bugs for all Cisco Crosswork Cloud products.

To access previous versions of specific Crosswork Cloud product release notes, see:

New Features and Resolved Bugs

The following sections list the new features and bug fixes available in Crosswork Cloud organized by product and the date in which they were released.

For information on how to use Crosswork Cloud, see Cisco Crosswork Cloud User Guide.

2023-02-07

Table 1. New Features and Resolved Bugs Released on 2023-02-07.

Product

Type

Unique Identifier

Description

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

New Feature CCNI-7987

A Get Started pop-up window appears in External Routing Analysis when policies and prefixes are not configured. The Get Started pop-up window provides you with some help to start using the product.

You can use the Express Setup button on the page to configure the policies. Also, you can get additional help by clicking the Get Help or Provide Feedback button.

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

Bug Fix

CCNI-6769

BGP Updates table: The Peer column in the exported CSV file now displays IP addresses for peers owned by that organization instead of Peer IDs.

2023-01-27

Table 2. New Features and Resolved Bugs Released on 2023-01-27.

Product

Type

Unique Identifier

Description

Crosswork Data Gateway New Feature NA

Crosswork Data Gateway 4.5 includes the following new features:

  • Data collection from an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud web service

  • Ability to configure a dedicated vNIC (vNIC03) to route custom traffic such as SSH

  • Improvements to the Interactive Console

  • Enhancements to the AMI image format to include DHCP support. After the image is booted, it enables registration with Crosswork Cloud.

  • Enhancements to the internal REST API

For more information, see Supported Cisco Crosswork Data Gateway Version.

2023-01-26

Table 3. New Features and Resolved Bugs Released on 2023-01-26.

Product

Type

Unique Identifier

Description

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

Bug Fix

CCNI-8179

Updated the description to Expected ROA records in the Expected section of the ROA Not Found page (Monitor > Alarms > ROA Not Found alarm > Overview tab).

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

Bug Fix

CCNI-8149

The Custom Timeframe on the BGP Updates page now allows you to select the same start and end time values when the selected dates are different.

2023-01-13

Table 4. New Features and Resolved Bugs Released on 2023-01-13.

Product

Type

Unique Identifier

Description

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

Bug Fix

CCNI-8181

You will no longer receive the Unexpected Error message when linking the peer to the Peer Policy.

Crosswork Cloud Network Insights

Bug Fix

CCNI-8146

The Alarm History page (External Routing Analysis > Alarms > History tab) no longer displays any error message when you select the Last 90 Days option from the Timeframe drop-down list.

Supported Browsers

Crosswork Cloud products are supported on the following browsers:

  • Google Chrome 70 or later

  • Mozilla Firefox 62 or later

Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights Required Software

Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights requires the following software:

  • Cisco Crosswork Data Gateway

  • The Software Maintenance Upgrade (SMU) packages as described in Table 1 below, which enables Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights to interpret and verify integrity measurements from your Cisco IOS XR routers. In future Cisco IOS XR releases, Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights support will be included in base OS images.


Note

Some SMUs have prerequisites, which are described in the Pre-requisites section of the SMU readme. Make sure you read the readme associated with each SMU to ensure you have installed the required prerequisites.


The following illustration shows an example of a SMU with a prerequisite.

Figure 1. SMU Prerequisite Example
Table 5. Required Software to Enable Trust Insights for Limited Availability Release

Supported Platform

Release

Required SMU and Download Link

Cisco 8000 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.0.12

Contact Cisco product management.

Cisco NCS 5500 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 6.6.3

ncs5500-6.6.3.CSCvu75507.tar

ncs5500-6.6.3.CSCvs03145.tar

ncs5500-6.6.3.CSCvu83624.tar

IOS XR Release 7.1.1

ncs5500-7.1.1.CSCvu57755.tar

Cisco NCS 540 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.0.2

ncs540l-7.0.2.CSCvu57629.tar

IOS XR Release 7.1.1

ncs540l-7.1.1.CSCvu57755.tar

Table 6. Required Software to Enable Trust Insights for General Availability Release

Supported Platform

Release

Required SMU and Download Link

Cisco 8000 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.0.14

8000-7.0.14.CSCvw36254.tar

8000-7.0.14.CSCvw56452.tar

8000-7.0.14.CSCvw56635.tar

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

Software Download

IOS XR Release 7.3.2

Software Download

Cisco NCS 5500 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.1.2

ncs5500-7.1.2.CSCvs79793.tar

ncs5500-sysadmin-7.1.2.CSCvs79793.tar

IOS XR Release 7.2.1

ncs5500-7.2.1.CSCvs79793.tar

ncs5500-sysadmin-7.2.1.CSCvs79793.tar

IOS XR Release 7.2.2

ncs5500-7.2.2CSCvs79793.tar

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

Software Download

Cisco NCS 540 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.2.1

ncs540-7.2.1.CSCvs79793.tar

ncs540-sysadmin-7.2.1.CSCvs79793.tar

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

Software Download

Cisco NCS 540L Routers

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

NCS 540-28Z4C-SYS-D Router

NCS 540X-8Z16G-SYS-A Router

Cisco ASR 9000 Series Routers

IOS XR Release 7.1.2

asr9k-x64-7.1.2.CSCvs79793.tar

asr9k-sysadmin-7.1.2.CSCvs79793.tar

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

Software Download

IOS XR Release 7.3.2

Software Download

Cisco IOS XRv 9000 Router

IOS XR Release 7.3.1

Software Download

Supported Cisco Crosswork Data Gateway Version

Crosswork Cloud products support Cisco Crosswork Data Gateway version 4.5.

You can download the supported Cisco Crosswork Data Gateway version for Crosswork Cloud products from the Cisco Software Download page. For more information, see the following:

Related Documentation

The following list contains documentation related to Crosswork Cloud.

Crosswork Data Gateway Documentation

Cisco IOS XR Documentation

To enable Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights on your Cisco IOS XR devices, you must have specific software and SMU packages installed on your devices. The following table lists the related IOS XR documentation that explains how to Integrate Cisco IOS XR and Crosswork Cloud Trust Insights.
Table 7. Related Cisco IOS XR Documentation

Platform

Configuration

Command Reference

Cisco 8000 Series Routers

Release 7.5.x

Release 7.3.x

Release 7.0.x

All releases

Cisco NCS 5500 Series Routers

Release 7.5.x

Release 7.4.x

Release 7.3.x

Release 7.2.x

Release 7.1.x

Release 7.0.x

All releases

Cisco NCS 540 Series Routers

Release 7.5.x

Release 7.4.x

Release 7.3.x

Release 7.2.x

Release 7.1.x

Release 7.0.x

All releases

Cisco ASR 9000 Series Routers

Release 7.5.x

Release 7.4.x

Release 7.3.x

Release 7.1.x

Release 7.0.x

All releases