Release Notes

NVIDIA MELLANOX NEO DOCUMENTATION

These release notes pertain to the Mellanox NEO software.

Mellanox NEO Server Requirements

Platform

Type and Version (Up to 20 Nodes)

Type and Version (Above 20 Nodes)

OS

RedHat/CentOS 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8

CPU

8-core server and above

24-core server and above

RAM

16GB and above

32GB and above

Disk

10G* + 500MB per switch

Warning

If NEO is managing more than 20 switches, you must use SSD disk for the machine running NEO.

Warning

For IP Discovery to load, DNS should be configured properly on installed machine or hostname should be defined at /etc/hosts file.


Supported Platforms and Operating Systems

Platform

Operating System

Bare metal server

RedHat/CentOS 7.x

Virtualized Environment

Linux virtualization

RedHat/CentOS 7.x

Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization

Windows Server 2008 R2

Windows Server 2012

Windows Client 10

Windows Server 2016

VMware virtualization

VMware Workstation 15.1.0

ESXi 6.7.0

Oracle VirtualBox

6.08


Mellanox NEO GUI Client Requirements

Supported Browser

Browser Version

Microsoft Edge

80.0.361 and above

Chrome

62 and above

Firefox

72.0.2 and above

Safari

11.0 and above

Warning

Deprecated Safari versions on Windows are not supported by NEO.


Screen Type

Screen Size

Recommended Resolution

Desktop

23”

1920 X 1080

Laptop

15”

1366 X 786

Tablet

9.7”

1024 X 768

Platform

Device

Software Version

Mellanox SN2000 Series

SN2010

SN2100

SN2100B

SN2410

SN2410B

SN2700

SN2700B

SN2740

Mellanox Onyx v3.9.1014 or above

Cumulus Linux 3.6.2 or above

Mellanox SN3000 Series

SN3420

Mellanox SN4000 Series

SN4600C

HPE M-Series

SN2100M

SN2410M

SN2410bM

SN2700M

Mellanox Onyx v3.9.1014 or above

Edgecore

AS4610

Cumulus Linux 3.2 or above

Warning
  • The latest supported Mellanox Onyx version is: 3.9.1014

  • The latest supported Cumulus version is: 3.7.9

  • Support for Mellanox Onyx SwitchX family systems stopped starting from Mellanox NEO version v2.4

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