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Release Overview


These release notes cover Release 8.6.0 of the Juniper Networks Steel-Belted Radius Carrier product.

Before You Start

Before you use your new software, read these Release Notes in their entirety, especially the section Known Problems and Limitations.


Table 1 lists and describes the Steel-Belted Radius Carrier documentation set:

Table 1: Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Documentation



Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Installation Guide

Describes how to install the Steel-Belted Radius Carrier software on the server.

Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Administration and Configuration Guide

Describes how to configure and operate the Steel-Belted Radius Carrier and its separately licensed modules.

Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Reference Guide

Describes the settings and valid values of the Steel-Belted Radius Carrier configuration files.

Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Performance, Planning, and Tuning Guide

Provides tips, use cases, and tools you need to:

  • Improve SBRC performance through planning, analysis, and configuration

  • Increase SBRC throughput and reliability

  • Analyze specific use cases, in the lab or in the production environment, to identify areas of potential performance enhancement and to limit the impact of resource constraints and failure scenarios

Steel-Belted Radius Carrier Release Notes

Contains the latest information about features, changes, known problems, and resolved problems in Release 8.6.0.


If the information in the Release Notes differs from the information in any guide, follow the Release Notes.

You can find these release notes in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format on the Juniper Networks Technical Publications webpage, which is located at: