Release notes for Server Migration Connector - Amazon Server Migration Service
Services or capabilities described in Amazon Web Services documentation might vary by Region. To see the differences applicable to the China Regions, see Getting Started with Amazon Web Services in China.

Product update

We recommend Amazon Application Migration Service (Amazon MGN) as the primary migration service for lift-and-shift migrations. If Amazon MGN is unavailable in a specific Amazon Region, you can use the Amazon SMS APIs through March 2023.

Release notes for Server Migration Connector

The following tables describe the release history of the Server Migration Connector.

Releases for vCenter environments

Release date Version Comment
January 11, 2022 1.0.13.2156
  • Upgraded OS to FreeBSD 12.3-RELEASE.

December 14, 2021 1.0.13.2011
  • This version includes the patch for Apache Log4j2 Code Execution 0-day vulnerability (CVE02021-44228).

April 28, 2020 1.0.13.245
  • Added support for the Europe (Milan) Region

April 22, 2020 1.0.13.242
  • Added support for the Africa (Cape Town) Region

March 23, 2020 1.0.13.227
  • Fixed a bug that blocked migrations in the Middle East (Bahrain) Region

  • Fixed a premature end of file (EOF) error during snapshot upload

May 29, 2019 1.0.13.106
  • Fixed a bug that blocked registration of the connector appliance due to connectivity errors with Amazon

May 3, 2019 1.0.13.90
  • Fixed a bug that blocked migrations in the Amazon GovCloud (US-East) Region

December 12, 2018 1.0.13.15
  • Added support for the Europe (Stockholm) Region

December 5, 2018 1.0.13.1
  • Connector optimized for the Application Migration feature

October 19, 2018 1.0.12.109
  • Fixed a premature end of file (EOF) caused by VM disk upload resumption after on-premises infrastructure or network disruptions

September 18, 2018

1.0.12.88
  • Fixes to resume VM disk transfers interrupted by on-premises network outages

June 11, 2018

1.0.12.3
  • Added support for VMs with disk-size larger than 4 TB using the S3 Manifest functionality

  • Minor bug fixes

April 26, 2018

1.0.11.34
  • Added support for the South America (São Paulo) Region

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements

January 29, 2018

1.0.10.x
  • Added support for the following Regions: Europe (London), Europe (Paris), US West (N. California), and China (Beijing)

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements

November 08, 2017

1.0.9.x
  • Improved resilience in disk uploads

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements

August 29, 2017

1.0.8.x
  • Added French, Chinese, Korean and Japanese language support

  • Improved VM disk upload speeds

  • Minor bug fixes

June 02, 2017

1.0.7.12
  • Added support for the Amazon GovCloud (US-West) Region

May 5, 2017

1.0.5.2
  • Added support for vCenter 5.1

  • Added support for one-time migration

  • Improved error messages and security-related bug fixes

Nov 3, 2016 1.0.0.84
  • Server Migration Connector virtual appliance for VMware environments

  • Amazon Server Migration Service console to manage VM migrations and SMS replication tasks using a graphical interface

  • Amazon Server Migration Service CLI to manage VM migrations and SMS replication tasks using the command line

Releases for Hyper-V/SCVMM environments

Release date Version Comment
January 27, 2022 1.1.0.1474
  • Upgraded OS to FreeBSD 12.3-RELEASE.

December 15, 2021 1.1.0.1319
  • This version includes the patch for Apache Log4j2 Code Execution 0-day vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228).

November 9, 2020 1.1.0.801
  • Fixed an issue with the process of creating the connector log bundles that you share with Amazon for troubleshooting.

April 28, 2020 1.1.0.522
  • Added support for the Europe (Milan) Region

April 22, 2020 1.1.0.515
  • Added support for the Africa (Cape Town) Region

April 6, 2020 1.1.0.505
  • Fixed connector registration issues in the following Regions: Middle East (Bahrain), Europe (Stockholm), and Asia Pacific (Hong Kong)

  • Fixed an issue with downloading log bundles

December 12, 2018 1.1.0.378
  • Added support for the Europe (Stockholm) Region

December 5, 2018 1.1.0.364
  • Connector optimized for the Application Migration feature

October 9, 2018 1.1.0.357
  • Windows Hyper-V Generation 2 VM migration

  • Minor bug fixes

June 11, 2018

1.1.0.304
  • Added support for VMs with disk-size larger than 4 TB using the S3 Manifest functionality

  • Minor bug fixes

April 25, 2018

1.1.0.287
  • Added support for migrating VMs from multiple Hyper-V servers using a single connector

  • Added support for the South America (São Paulo) Region

  • Minor bug fixes

February 28, 2018

1.1.0.x
  • Added support for the following Regions: Europe (London), Europe (Paris), US West (N. California), and China (Beijing)

  • Minor bug fixes

December 14, 2017

1.1.0.76
  • Added support for Microsoft’s Hyper-V environment

Releases for Azure environments

Release date Version Comment
December 16, 2021 1.2.0.2038
  • This version includes minor bug fixes and the patch for Apache Log4j2 Code Execution 0-day vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228).

February 27, 2020 1.2.0.350
  • Minor bug fixes

May 31, 2019 1.2.0.286
  • Deployment script supports nondefault subscriptions

  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements

April 18, 2019 1.2.0.269
  • Added support for Microsoft's Azure environment