New Identity Services in Turbo for PC February 2019 Update

The Turbo for PC February 2019 Update now allows Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) based authentication for both local (Run on My PC) and cloud-based execution, even on PCs that are not joined to an Active Directory domain.

This release also introduces support for the ADFS2 protocol in addition to the currently supported ADFS3 protocol.

Previously, Active Directory-based authentication for local execution was available only on PCs connected to the AD domain.

The Turbo for PC February 2019 Update is available for download immediately. Turbo for PC will automatically update unless otherwise specified by the administrator.

New and Improved

This update includes the following new features and improvements:

  • Adds support for ADFS authentication for local execution on PCs
  • Adds support for ADFS2 to the SSO authentication methods

Bug Fixes

This update includes fixes for the following issues:

  • Turbo for PC does not check if a server is using SSO authentication if a previous query failed
  • Turbo for PC may not honor the Remember me option when installed for All Users

Version Numbers

The component version numbers for this release are:

  • Turbo for PC: 19.2.1926.0

Turbo Hub Server 19 Now Available

Turbo Hub Server is an on-premise version of the Turbo.net Hub designed for enterprise environments.

This major update to Turbo Hub Server includes support for the new on-premises Turbo Application Server and Turbo Portal Server 19.

The Turbo Hub Server 19 update is available for download at turbo.net/server.

New and Improved

This update includes the following new features and improvements:

  • Turbo Hub Server 19 supports connections to the new Turbo Portal Server 19
  • Added support for Windows 10 Insider Preview build 18305 (April 2019 Update)
  • Optional application configuration service to support launching from external portals via the turbo:// protocol
  • Administration tool now supports creation of API keys with System or Non-System privileges
  • Turbo Hub Installer prompts for a new license before applying the upgrade
  • Release includes a roll up of Turbo Client and VM updates

Bug Fixes

This update includes fixes for the following issues:

  • Server upgrade may fail with a Transport-level error has occurred error
  • User ticket expires before ticket-timeout value when signing in from a Workspace with the Remember Me option enabled
  • Server administration tool does not display whether an API key has System or Non-System privilege levels

Version Numbers

The component version numbers for this release are:

  • Turbo Hub  Server: 19.2.635
  • Turbo Client: 19.2.1917
  • Turbo VM: 19.1.1381

Getting Turbo Hub Server 19

Turbo Hub Server 19 is available for download at turbo.net/server/download.

The upgrade to Turbo Hub Server 19 is free to all licensed users of Turbo Hub Server on active maintenance. If eligible, a new license key is available from the Account Settings page of your Turbo.net account.

We hope you enjoy Turbo Server 19!

Dropbox now on Turbo Drive!

Turbo is pleased to announce support for Dropbox in Turbo Drive!

The T: drive connects cloud storage services directly to Turbo applications. The T: drive works across all supported clients and does not require the Dropbox client.

To connect Dropbox, select Dropbox from the Connect dropdown on the Files tab.

Both Dropbox and OneDrive paths can be connected to a single Turbo account or workspace. Turbo also supports connection of multiple folders from a single storage service to a single Turbo workspace.

Turbo has many powerful storage customization capabilities for virtualized apps. And we’re here to help your organization use them to create the perfect storage environment for your users.

Contact us about advanced storage configuration

Turbo Studio and Turbo VM 18.9 Now Available

The latest updates to Turbo Studio and Turbo VM bring important compatibility, ease-of-use, performance, and other updates.

Turbo Studio 18.9 is available for download at: turbo.net/studio/download.

The Turbo VM 18.9 update is distributed automatically for clients with automatic updates enabled.

New and Improved

This update includes the following new features and improvements:

  • Snapshot compatibility: Improved the compatibility of Turbo Studio’s snapshot process to exclude registry keys known to cause issues, such as SideBySide\PublisherPolicyChangeTime.
  • Usability: Improved error messaging to specify the paths of missing layers when a build fails and added tooltips to explain Turbo Studio features, such as the Project output types.

Turbo VM Updates

This VM update includes numerous performance and compatibility improvements, including:

  • Support for Windows 10 Preview through version 17735.1000.
  • Support for Machine SID cloning to support Google Chrome settings synchronization.
  • Support for network virtualization of Google Chrome 69’s new internal DNS resolver.
  • Support for TLS 1.2 encryption in the XStudio.exe command-line build tool.
  • Fixed race condition that intermittently fails process start with Error 0xD0000018.
  • Fixed Error R6025 -- Pure Virtual Function Call on systems with Bitdefender.
  • Fixed non-exe stub files triggering antivirus alerts due to a missing digital certificate.

Bug Fixes

This update includes fixes for the following issues:

  • Studio title bar text is not legible when window is in full screen mode.
  • Studio minimize button may not respond to clicks on Windows 8 and higher.
  • Studio does not show scroll bars in Network Panel > IP Restrictions when the list exceeds the viewable area.
  • Studio fails to set the startup file correctly when importing a multi-image application from the Turbo.net Hub.
  • Shutdown process tree VM setting incorrectly terminates container if a Startup script is used.
  • Studio fails to build an imported application if a startup or shutdown script is used.

Version Numbers

The component version numbers for this release are:

  • Turbo Studio: 18..9.1142.0
  • Turbo VM: 18.9.1142.0

 

Introducing Turbo for iOS

We are excited to announce general availability of Turbo for iOS, a free native Turbo client for iPad and iPhone.

Download Turbo for iOS now using the Apple App Store app or Turbo for iOS on the App Store.

The new Turbo iOS app provides instant access to all your Turbo apps, with full support for multitouch gestures, server georouting, local file access, and hardware-accelerated H.264 video streaming.

Simply put — your apps run faster, smoother, with a natural mobile experience.

And Turbo for iOS is included free with your Turbo subscription.

We hope you enjoy the new Turbo for iOS!

Security Update: TLS 1.0 and 1.1 Disabled on Turbo.net

Today we have removed support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 for HTTPS connections to Turbo.net. TLS 1.2 is now required to use Turbo.net.

As a result, the minimum supported browser versions are now:

  • Apple Safari 7
  • Google Chrome 30
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
  • Mozilla Firefox 27
  • Opera 17

This update improves the security of Turbo.net.

Note that Turbo continues to support executing earlier browser versions within Turbo containers.

Turbo Server Update 18.2 Now Available

Turbo Server is an on-premise version of the Turbo.net Hub designed for enterprise environments.

The Turbo Server 18.2.565 update is now available at: turbo.net/server/download.

New and Improved

This update includes the following new features and improvements:

  • New! Usage and statistics reports for Turbo Server Hub
  • Create and authenticate non-admin Hub Server users with API keys
  • Support for Windows 10 Insider Preview build 17035 and higher
  • Roll up of Turbo VM patches

Bug Fixes

This update includes fixes for the following issues:

  • Loading a page for the first time may show error loading a configuration file

Version Numbers

The component version numbers for this release are:

  • Turbo Server: 18.2.565
  • Turbo Client: 18.2.1695.0
  • Turbo VM: 18.2.1270.0 (Hub) and 17.8.1229 (Portal)

Turbo Client and VM Updates, Februrary 15

Users will be automatically updated to the latest version of Turbo Client and VM.

New and Improved

This update includes the following new features and improvements:

  • New! Launch applications in the Turbo.net cloud.
  • Applications launched in Turbo.net cloud can open and save files to the local disk.
  • Improved handling of directories mounted to containers with the --mount flag.
  • Turbo Client stores images to the temp folder when image storage path is read-only.
  • The turbo installi --honor-setup-info command registers all shortcuts defined in the application configuration to the Start Menu.

Bug Fixes

This update includes fixes for the following issues:

  • Some storage paths are not inherited correctly when configured for All Users.
  • The turbo uninstalli command fails when specifying an invalid image.

Notes

  • Removed --startup-file-default flag from turbo new, try, run, and start commands.
  • Removed --install flag from turbo new and run commands.

Version Numbers

The component version numbers for this release are:

  • Turbo Client: 18.2.1692.0