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Version Support Policy

At Corner Bowl Software, we recognize that you need stability from Corner Bowl Server Manager. Stability ensures server management, server monitoring, compliance controls and audit reports don't become unusable. Stability is essential for Corner Bowl Server Manager's success as an enterprise network management, monitoring, compliance and auditing software tool.

We understand the importance of evolving with our customers' needs. The network management and monitoring landscape is constantly changing, and staying ahead means listening to our users. We're committed to regular updates and integrating new features that our customers request. This approach ensures our software not only meets today's challenges but also anticipates the needs of tomorrow's network environments. It's our mission to deliver a solution that's as dynamic and innovative as the networks it manages.

Product Versioning

The Corner Bowl Server Manager versioning format consists of four parts, often referred to as The addition of all four numbers is the full build number, for example This format is used to specify the version of the installers and other binary files including executables and DLLs. Each part represents:

Major versionSignificant releases that contain major new features and .Net updates.
Minor versionNot applicable.
Build numberNot applicable.
RevisionIncremental build that includes new features, enhancements and bug fixes.

Release Frequency

We work toward a regular schedule of releases, so that you can plan and coordinate your updates with the continuing evolution of Corner Bowl Server Manager.

Dates are offered as general guidance and are subject to change.

In general, expect the following release cycle:

  • A major release every 2 years.
  • A new revision release, or build, once a week.

This cadence of releases and builds is the result of customer driven feature requests as well as the rapidly changing network, server and compliance environment which Corner Bowl Server Manager is typically deployed.

Corner Bowl Software adheres to a strict code check-in policy for feature releases to maintain code integrity and quality. This policy mandates all code be peer-reviewed before merging, ensuring adherence to coding standards and detecting potential issues early. Developers write comprehensive unit tests for their code, achieving a predetermined level of code coverage. Continuous integration (CI) systems are employed to automate testing and build processes, verifying that the code integrates seamlessly with the existing codebase. Additionally, developers regularly sync their branches with the main branch to minimize merge conflicts. Finally, detailed commit messages that clearly describe each change and their impact on the project are required during each code check-in.

Support Window

All major releases are typically supported for 3 years.

Active2 yearsRegularly scheduled updates and patches are released
Long-Term (LTS)1 yearOnly critical fixes and security patches are released.
EoLEnd of LifeThis version is no longer updated.

Version Timelines

VersionStatusReleasedActive EndsLTS Ends
25.0.0.xPendingJuly 1st, 2024July 1st, 2026July 1st, 2027
23.0.0.xActiveMarch 15th, 2023July 1st, 2024July 1st, 2025
22.0.0.xEoLOctober 18th, 2021March 15th, 2023March 15th, 2024
20.0.0.xEoLApril 13th, 2020October 18th, 2021October 18th, 2022
18.0.0.xEoLDecember 31st, 2018October 13th, 2021October 13th, 2022
12.0.0.xEoLSeptember 1st, 2012December 31st, 2018December 1st, 2019
11.0.0.xEoLOctober 24th 2011October 8th, 2013October 8th, 2014
9.0.0.xEoLApril 10th, 2009October 24th, 2011October 24th, 2012
8.0.0.xEoLMarch 2nd, 2008April 10th, 2009April 10th, 2010
7.0.0.xEoLSeptember 3rd, 2007March 2nd, 2008March 2nd, 2009
6.0.0.xEoLSeptember 4th, 2006September 3rd, 2007September 3rd, 2008
5.0.0.xEoLMarch 9th, 2006September 4th, 2006September 4th, 2007
4.0.0.xEoLNovember 15, 2005March 9th, 2006March 9th, 2007
3.0.0.xEoLJanuary 2003November 15, 2005November 15, 2006
1.0.0.xEoLDecember 2001January 2003January 2004

Current Downloads

To view release notes and download the supported versions, see: Corner Bowl Server Manager Downloads