What's New

New upgrade policy, version maintenance policy, and version number policy

Sunday, 19 November 2017

For reference, we use this software version numbering structure: <major>.<minor>.<build> Upgrade policy We continue our ”one year free upgrade protection” policy, meaning that any new version released within one year of your latest purchase (new or upgrade) is free. Updates where only the build n...


Help files open sourced

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

The help files for Simple DNS Plus and Simple Failover are now open source. Each page in each help file now has en edit link (pencil ikon), which takes you to the source document on GitHub. Off-line versions of the help files (included with the software) will also have the edit link in the next b...


Knowledge base open sourced

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

The knowledge bases for Simple DNS Plus and Simple Failover are now open source. Each article in the knowledge base now has en "Edit" link, which takes you to the source document on GitHub. For example the Simple DNS Plus KB article "ALIAS-records (Auto Resolved Alias)" is on GitHub at https://gi...


"Simple Failover - Microsoft DNS update agent" installer updated

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

The "Simple Failover - Microsoft DNS update agent" installer has been updated to support Windows 2016 and address installer issues on Windows 2012 / 2012 R2.


Simple Failover v. 2.1 released

Tuesday, 01 November 2016

We have just released Simple Failover v. 2.1. In this release we have added HTTP PUT requests and custom HTTP request headers for notifications and DNS updates via HTTP. This also makes it possible to send HTTP requests with different "Content-Type" headers - allowing for example JSON content in ...


Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 104 released

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 104 is now available at http://simplefailover.com/download.aspx In this release we have added a new "Test notification result" dialog to display command line output (exit code, standard output / error) and HTTP response (headers and body) when using the "Test..." butt...


New software versioning policy

Monday, 18 April 2016

We are about to release a new version of Simple DNS Plus, which brought up the question about what version number to assign to this. Up to now, we have assigned each new software release a version number based on how significant we felt that the upgrade was relative to previous releases. Simple D...


Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 103 released

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 103 is now available at http://www.simplefailover.com/download.aspx This release includes the following update: - Fixed: Program crash when polling DNS server over IPv6 This is NOT a critical update, and you only need to update if you are affected by the issue mention...


Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 102 released

Thursday, 07 May 2015

Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 102 is now available at http://www.simplefailover.com/download.aspx This release includes the following updates: - Added: New polling method "DNS" - Now Simple Failover can also monitor DNS servers. - Fixed: Error when updating DNS via HTTP - "The 'User-Agent' header ...


Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 101 released

Tuesday, 03 June 2014

Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 101 is now available at http://www.simplefailover.com/download.aspx This release includes the following bug-fixes: Fixed: On 64 bit systems, the main Simple Failover window would open at Window login when "Launch user interface to system tray at Windows login" option ...


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