[Checkmk Announce] New Checkmk stable release 2.0.0p8

Dear friends of Checkmk,
the new stable release 2.0.0p8 of Checkmk is ready for download.
This maintenance release ships with 37 changes affecting all editions of Checkmk, 2 Enterprise Edition specific changes and 0 Managed Services Edition specific changes.

Changes in all Checkmk Editions:
BI: * 12475 BI availabilty: Improved computation performance * 12660 Improved data processing speed for BI availability computations * 12662 FIX: Fixed BI tree layouts “Table: bottom up” and “Table: top down” * 12656 FIX: Fixed incorrect sorted nodes within BI aggregations
Checks & agents: * 13052 iis_app_pool_state: New check to monitor IIS Application Pool States * 12325 FIX: Stabilize Windows Agent RunAs(User/Group) plugin feature * 12986 FIX: apt: Handle Security Updates Line * 13021 FIX: Fix crash in omd_status clustered check * 12985 FIX: Local Checks: Make Min/Max Values Truly Optional * 12984 FIX: Oracle RMAN Backup Monitoring in Dataguard Environments with Archivelog on Standby Side * 13023 FIX: agent_prism: add support for multiline messages * 13051 FIX: kaspersky_av_client: unhandled execption IndexError (list index out of range) in parse function * 13063 FIX: lsi_disk: Fix setting expected disk state * 12925 FIX: sap_hana_memrate: Fix graph for memory used * 12918 FIX: ups_capacity: add missing perfometer
Core & setup: * 13072 API: addition of downtime management in distributed monitoring setup * 12954 FIX: generate default site configuration before Apache starts NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes! * 12951 FIX: response format of all host_config/folder_config REST API endpoints NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes! * 12844 FIX: REST API: Missing default tag groups in the REST API * 12952 FIX: REST API: make endpoint responses more specific NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes! * 12953 FIX: response conversion of all endpoints of REST API NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!
HW/SW inventory: * 12519 FIX: Inventory history: Fixed table styling
Livestatus proxy: * 12659 Improved performance when querying lots of data
Other components: * 12842 FIX: NagVis: Updated to 1.9.27
Setup: * 12658 FIX: Fixed broken caching for host/service/contact groups in the GUI * 12657 FIX: Fixed slow page rendering in rule analysis mode * 12840 FIX: Host / service labels: Prevent to use label conditions in referred predefined conditions * 12987 FIX: Loss Of Absolute JVM Memory Levels During Update From 1.6 To 2.0 * 11810 FIX: mkbackup: Fix locking problems
User interface: * 12920 FIX: “Downtimes of service” is now below the topic Monitoring * 12841 FIX: Customizing the “Staleness value” had no effect * 12979 FIX: Fix “Element does not exist anymore” message in notification conditions * 12978 FIX: Fix “User guide” link in “User” menu * 12977 FIX: Fix UnboundLocalError on host import via CSV file * 13022 FIX: Fix adding temperature graph to graph collections * 12972 FIX: Fix wrong soft query limit warning * 13024 FIX: Restore SLA timeline proportions
Changes in the Checkmk Enterprise Edition:
The Checkmk Micro Core: * 13086 FIX: Log error messages from the ICMP sender again. * 12175 FIX: Postpone notifications for passively checked objects, too.
Changes in the Checkmk Managed Services Edition:

You can download Checkmk from our download page: * checkmk.com/download.php
Please mail bug reports and qualified feedback to feedback@checkmk.com. We greatly thank you for using Checkmk and wish you a successful monitoring,
Your Checkmk Team