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6 What's new in Zabbix 6.2.1

MariaDB 10.8 support

The maximum supported version for MariaDB is now 10.8.X.

TimescaleDB 2.6 support

The maximum supported version for TimescaleDB is now 2.6.


A new template HPE Synergy by HTTP is available.

See setup instructions for HTTP templates.

You can get this template:

  • In ConfigurationTemplates in new installations;
  • If you are upgrading from previous versions, you can download new templates from Zabbix Git repository or find them in the templates directory of the downloaded latest Zabbix version. Then, while in ConfigurationTemplates you can import them manually into Zabbix.

Extended VMware monitoring

New items are now available for:

  • Monitoring VMware alarms: vmware.alarms.get[], vmware.cluster.alarms.get[], vmware.datastore.alarms.get[], vmware.dc.alarms.get[], vmware.hv.alarms.get[], vmware.vm.alarms.get[].

  • Collecting tag information from different VMware components: vmware.cluster.tags.get[], vmware.datastore.tags.get[], vmware.dc.tags.get[], vmware.hv.tags.get[], vmware.vm.tags.get[].

  • Returning property values:[],[],[],[]

Multiple VMware discovery items now also return a JSON array containing tags.

The items vmware.datastore.discovery[] and vmware.hv.datastore.discovery[] now also return {#DATASTORE.UUID} macro with a datacenter identifier.