Prisma Access 1.7 offers you some new and exciting features that will be released with the Cloud Services Plugin version 1.7.
The Prisma Access 1.7 plugin is tentatively scheduled to be released near August 24th, so we want to make sure that you have the proper time to plan and schedule this required plugin upgrade on your Panorama. Be sure to review the upcoming planned timelines, keynotes, and best practices references below.
Prisma Access customers can also get a sneak peak at what's to come by going to the Customer Resources area on LIVEcommunity.
Please see the following timeline to plan your upgrade:
|August 14||Prisma Access will perform infrastructure/maintenance upgrades. Your deployment should not experience any traffic impact. However, avoid committing any new changes during this time.|
|August 21, 2020 – August 23, 2020||Prisma Access performs a dataplane upgrade for your deployment, so you can take advantage of the new features being released. Please make sure all changes that need to be pushed to the Prisma Access environment are pushed before the weekend and freeze configuration changes/commits during this weekend.|
|August 24, 2020 – August 27, 2020||
You must upgrade to the Cloud Services Plugin 1.7, which requires Panorama version 9.0.4 or later.
You must complete this upgrade, no later than the end of day August 29, 2020.
For more details about Panorama, be sure to sign in with your customer account and read, "Prisma Access: Plan for Panorama EoS Dates for Panorama Software Versions" in our Customer Resources area.
After the service upgrades, the egress IP addresses may change from the currently used IPs to the reserved IP addresses. We recommend that the customers add all Active (in-use) and reserved public IPs to the allow list with SaaS/third-party vendors, so these IPs can be obtained by using the API.
For the Technical Documentation, please review, "Retrieve the IP Addresses for Prisma Access" in our TechDocs website. It is recommended to have the allow-list process automated. Verify you have the all Active and Reserved IPs on your allow list by August 20, 2020 and perform the verification of IPs on your allow list even after the upgrade on August 23, 2020.
We would like to make you aware of some changes that will occur after upgrading to 1.7, specifically to the GP logs:
The recommendation is to upgrade to 9.1. 9.0 EOL on 11/20
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