Release notes

This page documents production updates to Transfer Appliance. You can periodically check this page for announcements about new or updated features, bug fixes, known issues, and deprecated functionality.

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July 12, 2022

Transfer Appliance is now available in an additional size. The TA7 appliance offers up to 7TB of storage in a smaller form factor than our other appliances. It offers both online and offline transfer modes.

Learn more about the TA7 on the Specifications page, or order an appliance from the Cloud console.

June 29, 2022

Transfer Appliance now supports monitoring of the amount of data stored on your appliance, and whether online transfer is enabled, through Cloud Monitoring. See Monitor Transfer Appliance for details.

June 16, 2022

You can now order Transfer Appliance from the Cloud console, as well as view, track, and manage your orders and appliances. For more info, see the Order Transfer Appliance page.

June 02, 2021

Transfer Appliance offers the Transfer Appliance Cloud Setup Application. The application prompts for several settings, and uses the information you provide to configure your Google Cloud permissions, preferred Cloud Storage bucket, and Cloud KMS key for your transfer.

March 30, 2021

Transfer Appliance version 2.2 is deprecated and replaced by Transfer Appliance version 4.0.

Transfer Appliance version 4.0 is now available to order in Singapore.

November 04, 2020

Transfer Appliance version 4.0 is released.