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Bold BI Release History - 4.1

4.1.111

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Mar 25, 2022

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #366226 – Provided ability to display external schema in Redshift.

Server

  • Added support for customers to navigate automatically to dashboard listing if default pinboard is not present

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed issue in the data source designer where the Save button was not working.

Widgets

  • Fixed issue in Combo Box selection.
  • #11739 – Fixed unwanted refresh during resizing.

Data Sources

  • #367602 – Fixed filters not applying to Total Percentage expression.
  • Fixed issue with expression column not being shown in User Filter.
  • Fixed long-running non-cancellable tasks issue in Elasticsearch.
  • Fixed issue in connecting to Sendible data source.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.105

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Feb 24, 2022

Improvements

Widgets

  • Page size customization support in chart.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed issue: Preview and publish buttons disabled after resizing.
  • Fixed issue: Value is not updated in label parameter elements.

Data Sources

  • Fixed issue: Performance delay while editing existing expressions when there is a large number of expressions.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.98

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Jan 31, 2022

New Features

Data Sources

  • Provided the support to the QuickBase data source.

Improvements

Designer

  • Implemented security improvements for the dashboard and widget exporting.

Data Sources

  • Load balancing improvements – Removed SignalR dependency.
  • Load balancing improvements – Upload files to Azure Blob.
  • Removed the sessions dependency for OAuth calls.

Server

  • Restricted editing the profile for user-added from LinkedIn.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed the issue on downloading excel export when the dashboard is embedding inside a form.
  • Fixed the issue in exporting for multi-tabbed dashboards.

Widgets

  • Fixed the issue with customized legend values displayed on applying filters in a Chart.
  • Fixed the issue with line series display on the drilled level if the line + bar combination is set in the chart types for Combo Chart.

Data Sources

  • #363074 – Fixed the refresh failed issue when SQL transaction has been completed.

Server

  • Fixed the issue in sending a failure notification email for the data refresh failure.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.90

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Dec 30, 2021

New Features

Data Sources

  • Zuora data source support added.

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #13014 – Forecasting accuracy improvements.

Embedding

  • Provided support to generate embed related configuration in Administration page.

Server

  • Removed the payments and subscriptions page and added a link for navigating to the Bold ID subscription page.

Bug Fixes

Data Sources

  • The bug fixed when MSSQL stored procedure input parameter changed.
  • The bug fixed when provide empty username in Mongo DB and updated the Note text.
  • The bug fixed in Forecasting SUM aggregation.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.84

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Nov 02, 2021

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #12367 – Fixed issue on share tables option visibility in the data source page.

Data Sources

  • #12284 – Fixed bug in the Mailchimp template dashboard loading forever.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.83

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Oct 28, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • Added a new API to handle actions that must be performed before widget rendering.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed the issue where data was always shown for unmapped users in the user-based filter.

Widgets

  • Fixed the issue of empty point settings not being maintained in charts.
  • Fixed the trend line issue when the summary type is set as ‘None’ in a chart.
  • Fixed the issue where the axis format was not visible when the axis title was hidden.

Data Sources

  • Fixed the issue with the dynamic connection string switch button not being aligned properly.
  • Fixed an issue with CSV data insertion bug when columns have trailing whitespaces.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.82

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Oct 26, 2021

Bug Fixes

Server

  • #12436 – Fixed the API issue to get the list of drafts (api/v4.0/dashboards/drafts).
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.81

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Oct 22, 2021

New Features

Designer

  • #11972 – Provided option to “Include items that will be added in future” in the user-based filter configuration window.

Improvements

Data Sources

  • Done UI review changes for connection creation UI.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #11613 – Fixed the performance issue while resizing the dashboard.
  • #11675 – Fixed the columns that were not listed in the expressions window.

Data Sources

  • #12232 – Fixed refresh issue while configuring both code view and expressions.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.78

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Oct 14, 2021

Improvements

Embedding

  • Enabled Single Sign On support to Designer and Data source designer embedding with Iframe

Bug Fixes

Widgets

  • #11692 – Fixed cropping in Chart widget while setting the axis range min value as zero.
  • #11329 – Fixed console exception during “all checkbox un selection” in Combo Box widget if both display and value members configured.

Data Sources

  • #12055 – Fixed Freshsales refresh failure with “newline literal found in data” error due to backward incompatibility.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.77

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Oct 08, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #11671 – Support provided to search column name for identifying long column names in initial filters.

Bug Fixes

Data Sources

  • #11675 – The issue with “searching for a column name with middle name” has been fixed.
  • #11675 – The bug in “Scroller not showing up after searching for an invalid column name in expression column list window” has been fixed.
  • The issue with “Extracting null schema types” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.75

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Sep 30, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • Improved OAuth failure message with the reason for failure.

Bug Fixes

Widgets

  • Fixed console errors that occurred while performing filter interaction in Combo Box.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.73

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Sep 23, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • Data Extraction – Actual values are inserted as strings instead of an empty row for the null type schema.
  • Web pagination maximum iterations count increased to 50K.

Server

  • Removed the “coming soon” text in the custom domain SSL upload dialog box.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed the exported image/PDF file being overlapped while exporting the combine widget.

Widgets

  • #11679 – The issue with “Conditional formatting update for direct aggregated expression column” has been fixed.
  • The issue with “Accumulation charts drill-down and resizing” has been fixed.
  • Fixed “No data display issue” in map widget when longitude and latitude are alone bound.

Data Sources

  • The issue with “Refresh failure for data sources configured using dashboard parameters” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.72

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Sep 16, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • Facebook API upgraded to v11.0.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #11365 – The issue with being unable to use a dashboard parameter from another data source has been fixed.

Widgets

  • The issue with “The exception when closing the card maximize view” has been fixed.

Data Sources

  • Todoist and Infusionsoft OAuth failures have been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.71

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Sep 13, 2021

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #11261 – Fixed the column remove issue, which contains the existing column name while exporting Excel/CSV.
  • #4826 – Fixed the dashboard auto refresh that failed when using the text widget.

Widgets

  • #11329 – The bug with “Combo Box filtering, if the data contains special characters like comma in data” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.69

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Sep 03, 2021

Improvements

Designer

  • Design mode performance improvements such as,
    • Improvements to the rendering of the chart widget’s property panel.
    • Scrollable dashboards add or remove rows performance improvements.
    • Open expression dialog performance improvement.

Widgets

  • #6330 – The unwanted refresh in the chart widget has been removed for better performance.

Data Sources

  • Pagination for REST URLs with dashboard parameters.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #11296 – Fixed an issue where the given file name was not updated when exporting the PDF.

Widgets

  • #11210 – The console error that occurred during mouse hover on the grid widget header (I.e., header with special characters) has been resolved.

Data Sources

  • Google Analytics – Fixed a Schema mismatch in the preview and extract.

Server

  • #11251 – The length cannot be less than zero (Parameter ‘length’) issue was fixed while rendering the embed dashboard with server-side data source filter.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.68

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Aug 26, 2021

New Features

Designer

  • Provided support to disable the loading indicator based on property in the refresh setting window.

Widgets

  • Provided support to disable virtual loading for pager in Grid widget.

Improvements

Designer

  • General performance tweaks

Widgets

  • Direct aggregated expression will be treated as calculated fields in Pivot.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed virtual scrolling not working for shared tables issue.
  • Fixed console error while applying the dashboard parameter in the parameter window.

Data Sources

  • #4770 – Redirect URL issue has been fixed for the Azure DevOps connector.
  • The bug is fixed when a specific CSV file is not connecting in a generic Web API data source.
  • The redirect url issue has been fixed in devops
  • Fixed Freshworks CRM pagination issue

Widgets

  • #11089 – Fixed legends overlap issue in view mode for Charts.
  • #5368 – Fixed issue with page size maintenance when disabling virtual loading in Grid.
  • Fixed issue with Grid virtual scrolling for a specific resolution.
  • Fixed widget level console errors if browser resized before layout rendering complete.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.64

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on Aug 06, 2021

Bug Fixes

Data Sources

  • The bug fixed when connecting the on-premise JIRA Server as BoldBI Data source.
  • The data extraction issue for the SQL data sources has been fixed .
  • The bug fixed in redirect URL in DevOps.

Widgets

  • #324754 – The bug fixed in Text Widget for popup cropping with window container.
  • Pivot Grid related bug fixes
    • #333208, #335511 – The bug fixed in pivot header display on scroll if Show Group Bar property is disabled.
    • #317790 – Header UI collapse issue on enabling Text Wrap property in Pivot has been fixed.
    • The issue with filter popup data loading for the data contains special characters has been resolved.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.62

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 30, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #332234 – Removed casting for date filtering in Elasticsearch thereby improving Elasticsearch query performance.
  • #335168 – Improved performance of Podio data source.

Widgets

  • Provided support for displaying the column name based on the renaming done during the design process of Multi combo box custom widget columns.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #336070 – The issue with “Map widget did not render properly when exporting the schedule” has been fixed.

Widgets

  • The issue with “Filter not cleared properly in the Multi combo box custom widget” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.60

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 22, 2021

Improvements

Designer

  • Provided the search option for categories drop-down in publish dialog box.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #334605 – The issue with the “Waiting indicator of combine data source showing in the wrong position” has been fixed.
  • #336254 – The issue with “Notify property change is triggered unwantedly” has been fixed.

Data Sources

  • The issue with “Dynamics CRM OAuth failed for multi-tenant” has been fixed.

Widgets

  • The bug in “Pivot Grid rendering while binding nested expression column (i.e. using expression column inside of another expression column)” has been fixed.
  • The issue with “Pivot linking when row and value data alone were configured” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.58

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 15, 2021

New Features

Widgets

  • #311934 – Now, you can perform AVG aggregation in Pivot Grid.

Improvements

Server

  • Removed clone dashboard option.
  • #319910 – Added automatic activation support in CSV user import API.

Data Sources

  • #335385 – Pagination support for Azure DevOps raw query.

Widgets

  • Now, the aggregated expression column bound in Pivot will be treated as calculated fields.

Bug Fixes

Data Sources

  • Fixed refresh failed for Xero due to too many request issues.
  • #335785 – The bug in “The expression getting deleted after a click on the run button” has been fixed.

Widgets

  • #329811 – Issue with scrolling in Mac machine has been resolved.
  • The bug with “Linking operation for Pivot grand total cells” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.56

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 8, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #327233 – Implemented SSH support for MongoDB data source.

Widgets

  • #331915 – Now, you can trim the axis labels of the Heat Map.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #334719 – Fixed the dimension filter search issue by adding string contains instead of startswith.
  • #334545 – The issue with “The widget header name that was not considered for excel export” has been fixed.
  • The issue with “The advance color codes are missed while exporting images and PDF” has been fixed.

Data Sources

  • The issue with “Connection string null for extract mode data sources” has been fixed.
  • The issue with “Refresh failure in code view configured data source” has been fixed.
  • #334386 – The issue in “Other language names in a column name for Google sheets” has been fixed.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.54

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 2, 2021

Improvements

Data Sources

  • #327005 – Added help icon in SQL data source page for database server IP address whitelisting in Bold BI Cloud.
  • Improvements were made on unwanted failing requests for a custom widget.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • The issue in “The widget action menu is shown even if only one action is configured” has been fixed.
  • The issue in “Combine widget rendering” has been fixed.
  • The issue in “Unwanted widget list was maintained in the master-slave filter configuration” has been fixed.

Data Sources

  • #332234 – The bug in “Date column format for Elasticsearch data source” has been fixed.

Server

  • Fixed missing logos in error pages.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.50

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on June 24, 2021

New Features

Designer

  • Now, you can search for tables on the data source page.

Widgets

  • Provided an option to set width for chart trendlines.
  • Now, you can customize the row height and column width of the pivot grid.
  • Now, you can customize empty points display in charts.
  • Provided an option to hide empty headers in the pivot grid.
  • Now, you can customize value and range label colors based on range values.
  • Provided an option to disable mouse zooming and panning in Bing Maps.

Server

  • Now, you can schedule a dashboard export to the FTP location along with email delivery.
  • Now, you can schedule a dashboard export with the different file formats, sizes, and orientations.
  • Now, you can track schedule runs and data refresh history with application UI.
  • Now, you can update site settings using REST API.

Improvements

  • Provided the support to hide dashboard theming option.
  • Improved the responsiveness in the dashboard designer window.
  • Provided gzip compression to reduce the static file download size.
  • Improved warning message when dashboards used in slideshows and multi-tab dashboards are deleted.
  • Improved template dashboard deployment failure to get more details on exceptions.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

4.1.36

WindowsLinux
Released on Mar 8, 2021

New Features

  • Provided support to embed pinboard.
  • Provided API to create, copy, and delete pinboard.

Improvements

Designer

  • Provided an option to expand and collapse widgets panel in the designer.
  • Now, you can interact with dashboard viewer simultaneously while exporting the dashboard to pdf, csv, and excel file.

Widgets

  • Now, you can perform period-over-period comparison for date fields.
  • Now, you can modify start or end date of date picker without reconfiguring the existing selection.

Data Sources

  • Now, you can fetch more records from extract mode data sources, maximum row limit is increased from 10,000 to 10 million.
  • Data refresh is now working as expected when a column is removed in source data source.
  • Relative date filter now works as expected in conversion of date column.
  • Week year function now shows correct year value.
  • Incremental data refresh now works fine in SQL extract data source.
  • TO_CHAR() expression now works as expected in PostgreSQL data source.
  • CONCAT() expression now works as expected in Oracle data source.
  • Fetching newly added columns from SQL data source table now works as expected.
  • Period-over-period widget now works properly with renamed columns in Google BigQuery.
  • Oracle stored procedure for dashboard parameters and null parameters now works as expected.

Server

  • Provided option to set default database when configuring data store for intermediate database.
  • Improved the responsiveness of the edit option dashboard.
  • Improved MySQL database support to connect without ODBC adaptor.
  • Provided GZip compression to reduce the static file download size.
  • Added warning message when dashboard used in slideshow and multi-tab dashboard get deleted.
  • Provided the support to hide dashboard theming option.
  • Scheduling functionality has been improved to notify the schedule owner by mail in case of failures.
  • Scheduling functionality has been improved to auto-stop when five or more consecutive failures occur and also notifies to the schedule owner.

Identity Provider

  • Now, Site Administrators can download diagnostics logs from within the application.
  • Now, Site Administrators can assign multiple site access to other users.

Breaking Changes

Important Note

  • You need to use the updated embed JS version, hosted in CDN.

Designer

  • You can now pass current logged-in user identity, such as email and full name to SQL data source query or live web data sources connection as a parameter.

Widgets

  • Provided support to select multiple data points in the chart.
  • Now, Bing Maps supports bubble shape type.
  • Now, Bing Maps can act as a master widget.

Data Sources

  • Now, you can connect and create dashboards by using the following new data sources:
    • Wistia
    • Slack
    • Zoho CRM
    • Elasticsearch ODBC
    • Microsoft Access ODBC
    • Vertica ODBC
  • Provided support to access SSH enabled SQL data sources.
  • Provided support for impersonation user for SQL Server and SSAS data source.

Server

  • Support for MySQL: Now, Bold BI application can be setup using MySQL as meta-database for Linux environment.
  • Now, you can publish dashboard from any site to other sites using the external site publish option.
  • Username support has been added so that you can make email address as optional when creating a new user.
  • Now, you can track the schedule run and data refresh history from application UI.
  • Now, you can choose the default login option for the Bold BI application.
  • Now, you can update the site settings in Bold BI using the REST API.
  • Now, you can publish the dashboard between Bold BI sites using the REST API.

Identity Provider

  • Provided custom SSO support using the JSON Web Tokens.
  • Now, you can add additional Site Administrator users in UMS.
  • Now, you can copy the branding settings while creating new sites from UMS.
  • Provided REST API support for creating new tenants.

Known Issues

  • If you have configured both Bold BI and Bold Reports on a same machine, JWT SSO users will not be able to login to Bold Reports.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.
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