As promised, Icinga 1.5 Beta is now available for you to download off Sourceforge and test. So what are the exciting new things for you experiment with and pay special attention to?

API: The database API no longer exists and has been replaced with Doctrine.

New Web: Icinga Reporting is now a fully integrated Cronk, delivered with this release.

Core & Classic UI: Performance tuning and enhancements to existing features – best to view our running change log/road map for the specifics.

Also, there are a few changes of special note for packagers to heed.

We hope you like the new features, and as this is a Beta release – please share any bugs you find on our development tracker https://dev.icinga.com.

More details on how to do this can be found in our wiki article ‘Icinga Pre Release Testing’ and in our FAQ.

Your feedback will ensure that Icinga 1.5 is as bug-free as possible in 14 days time. Thank you in advance!