[Polkadot] - Upgrade to v1.6.0 and Sidecar API v17.4.0
The scheduled maintenance has been completed.
Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.
Blockdaemon will update all Westend, Kusama and Polkadot nodes to v1.6.0 as well as Sidecar API to v17.4.0 on 01/02/24. We are updating our nodes due to a release from the Parity foundation. This update applies to all Blockdaemon Westend, Kusama and Polkadot nodes, there will be planned downtime of up to 5 minutes per node.
We have tested the release and do not anticipate any unexpected downtime other than mentioned above as a result of the update. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to your Customer Success Manager.
If you want additional information please review the release notes here;
This scheduled maintenance affected: Ubiquity Universal API, Staking Reporting API (Polkadot Staking Reporting), Staking API (Polkadot Staking API), Ubiquity Native API (Kusama Native API, Polkadot Native API), Public Validators (Kusama Validator, Polygon Validator), and Protocols (Dedicated Nodes) (Kusama, Polkadot).