This minor release of Aspera a4 3.6.1 offers support for the new Aspera Console and provides many improvements in overall stability. Highlights of this a4 release include the following new features and changes:
- Compatible with Console 3.0 and future versions.
- New option to write sparse files.
- The Aspera secure shell, aspshell, works with a4 and is included in the a4 installer.
- Progress reporting has been added to ascp4, showing the number of files, total bytes, compression ratio, and effective rate.