Open Telekom Cloud (OTC) Release 3.1 provides a completely new "Elastic LoadBalancer Version 2" (ELBv2) which includes a lot of new features (see comparison table) and provides better performance. It was activated for the public OTC production environment (eu-de) in early September 2018.
Currently, for each Linux image, there are two series of images, one
with a datestamp (e,g, _20180106_0) and one with a _latest name
which gets renamed to _prevN and hidden upon a new _latest image
registration. We have followed a roughly monthly update schedule
(aligning with the Windows world) for the datestamp images and the
_latest images while pushing out additional _latest images in
between occasionally based on major improvements, bug fixes or security