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Bold BI Release History - 5.1

5.1.78

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on July 14, 2022

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #383435 – Fixed the field setting icon not accessible while adding the new expression in the design canvas.

Widgets

  • #383434 – Fixed the pivot grid rendering issue.
  • Fixed the Grid scrollbar issue in the summary row.
  • Fixed the Scroll bar issue in the color customization UI.

Data sources

  • #381932, #374555 – Fixed the Datatype Conversion state maintain issue.
  • #390868 – Fixed the Grid Summary Report data issue in the MSSQL Stored Procedure.
  • #387808 – Fixed the Grid Summary row not working for data sources created using the stored procedure.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

5.1.70

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on May 27, 2022

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • Fixed issue: While creating a new dashboard, the filter configuration UI is not updated when updating master-slave configuration.

Data sources

  • Fixed issue: Date or time field out of range issue in PostgreSQL.
  • # 378861 – Fixed unable to connect Mongo with customer credential.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

5.1.68

Cloud Analytics Server
Released on May 18, 2022

New Features

Server

  • Provided support to enlist dashboards from dashboard listing page.
  • Provided support for multi-tab dashboard rendering in a mobile app.
  • Provided option to turn on or off the email notification.
  • Provided additional date format support on the settings page.
  • Provided support to send dashboard export to FTPS and SFTP locations.
  • Provided support to show the dependent dashboard of a data source.
  • Provided more permission options to share permissions for specific modules:
    • Create a group.
    • Manage specific groups.
    • Create and manage all users.
    • Manage specific settings.
    • Manage permission for specific resources.
  • Commented support for multi-tab dashboards and widgets.
  • Created categories from the navigation menu.

Designer

  • Tab widget support.
  • Custom date format support for grid and chart widgets.
  • Date field auto hierarchy and custom hierarchy support.

Widgets

  • Included text filter widget.
  • Included bubble scatter chart.
  • Custom widgets: Export to PDF and image support for custom widgets.

Data Source

  • Custom query extract mode support for SQL data sources.
  • Option to connect specific data sets in Google BigQuery.
  • Median function support in widget aggregation.
  • Firebird ODBC connector support.
  • Relative date minutes support.
  • Preview dialog for a live web data source.
  • Join support for a live web data source.
  • New data sources: Yelp and Avochato.

Embedding

  • Enabled multi-tab dashboard embedding support with Iframe.
  • Enabled single sign-on support to designer and data source designer embedding with Iframe.
  • Embedded dashboard for external providers in Iframe-based embedding.
  • Provided option to refresh widgets.
  • Added API to update the dashboard header name.
  • Provided option to export dashboards or widgets.
  • Provided option to get applied filter information.
  • Provided option to turn off auto recover option on draft reloading.
  • Provided option to get widget data information.

Improvements

Designer

  • Searched option in data source designer page.
  • Provided corner radius and shadow option in the combine widget.
  • Included message window after completing the dashboard or widget exporting.
  • Included total records count in view underlying data.
  • Labeled parameter support in measurement formatting and conditional formatting for widgets.
  • Provided dashboard parameter support in measurement formatting and conditional formatting for widgets.
  • Provided support for encrypting query parameters while linking the dashboard.
  • Provided support for lakhs and crores in measurement formatting.
  • Provided customization support for no data container.
  • Removed designer related DOM elements from body on destroy action.
  • Supported dashboard embedding inside a form.
  • Added support to append ejWaitingPopup inside the desired element instead of body directly.
  • Improved view underlying data popup’s responsiveness for widget mode embedding on minimum height and width.
  • Added API to restrict dashboard resize action.
  • Added API to customize alert dialog under actionBegin event.
  • #358235: Removed unwanted scrollbar shown on widget mode embedding.
  • Considered the newly added values in user-based filter while doing data fetching.

Widgets

  • Relative dates supported for list box and combo box.
  • Alignment supported for pivot rid value, column, and row.
  • Number card text wrap supported for title.
  • Hidden column supported for number card and KPI card.
  • Legend supported for map markers.
  • Tooltip section for pivot grid.
  • Index based color customization for chart.
  • Formatted option for date columns in grid.

Data Source

  • OR condition supported in initial filter workflow.
  • Performed improvements in oracle extract mode in initial data source creation.
  • Dynamic connection string supported in SnowFlake connector.
  • Provided improvement in dashboard rendering while SQL extract mode data sources refresh.
  • Provided web API performance improvements (PostgreSQL instead of SQLite).

Server

  • Provided new improved UX for user and group management, settings pages, permission dialog, and resource listing pages.
  • Provide REST API to update dashboard settings.
  • Added information dialog box for data source, slideshow, schedule, and exposed item id.

Bug Fixes

Designer

  • #362879: Fixed issue on embedded dashboard rendering on view mode, after rendering a design mode.
  • #362873: Fixed issue on dashboard navigates to base URL of embed application during “Publish As” option.
  • Fixed dashboard preview is not working the second time with design mode embedding.
  • Fixed dashboard menu popup is created with some default space even though id we removed all the menu items.
  • Fixed unwanted vertical split line on banner icon customization.
  • Fixed console error thrown on embedded dashboards those configured with auto-refresh settings.
  • Fixed console error thrown while destroying the dashboard object immediately when it start rendering.
  • #4826: Fixed dashboard refresh failed while dashboard contains the text widgets.
  • #12236: Fixed widget background image opacity is not properly changed in dark theme.
  • #10932: Fixed “Does Not Equal” option was not saved in the initial filter window.
  • #11261: Fixed same column was not properly exported to excel format.
  • #12383: Fixed conditional formatting window not loading for the number card widget.
  • #12992: Fixed sorting not working after a refresh or publish the dashboard in SSAS connection.
  • #335290: Fixed console error that occurred while loading the dashboard.
  • #363593: Fixed string literal of date format is being changed in dashboard parameters.

Breaking Changes

Embedding

  • Need to update to the latest embed SDK file to work with multi-tab dashboard and pinboard embeddings CDN.

ID

Embedding

  • Provided support to embed the multi-tab dashboard, pinboard, and create data source in non-web-platforms.
  • Provided support for save and save as view option in Iframe embedding.
  • Provided option to customize the dashboard banner menu icon in mobile mode.

Known Issue

Designer

  • While creating a new dashboard, the filter configuration UI is not updated when updating the master-slave configuration.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.

5.1.55

WindowsLinuxDockerKubernetesAzure App Service
Released on April 11, 2022

New Features

Server

  • Support to publish data source between sites.
  • Support to unlist dashboards from dashboard listing page.
  • Support for multi-tab dashboard rendering in mobile apps.
  • Support to track email delivery status.
  • Option to turn on and off email notifications.
  • Support to extract the usage analytics data source by copying the usage analytics dashboard.
  • Additional date-format support in settings page.
  • Support to change the copyright information and powered-by logo from the settings page.
  • Support to verify email credentials by sending test emails.
  • Support to send dashboard exports to FTPS and SFTP locations.
  • Support to show a dependent dashboard of a particular data source.

IDP and UMS

  • Support to verify email configuration by sending test emails.
  • UI support for updating configuration files from the app.

Designer

  • Tab widget support.
  • Custom date format support for grid and chart widgets.
  • Date field auto hierarchy and custom hierarchy support.

Widgets

  • Bubble scatter chart.
  • Text filter widget.

Data Source

  • Custom query extract mode support for SQL data sources.
  • Option to connect specific data sets in Google BigQuery.
  • Median function support in widget aggregation.
  • Firebird ODBC connector support.
  • Relative date minutes support.
  • Create dashboards with following data sources:
    • Decision Lens
    • Zuora
    • Avochato
    • Quickbase
    • Yelp
  • Create Web API-based data sources using our custom connector.

Embedding

  • Multitab dashboard embedding support with Iframe.
  • Single sign-on support in Designer and data source designer embedding with Iframe.
  • Embed a dashboard for external providers in Iframe-based embedding.
  • Option to refresh particular widgets.
  • An API to update dashboard header names.
  • Option to export the dashboard or widgets.
  • Option to get applied filter information.
  • Option to turn off the auto recover option on draft reloading.
  • Option to get a particular widget’s data information.

Improvements

Server

  • New, improved UX for user and group management, settings pages, permissions dialog, and resource listing pages.
  • Support to export dashboards with a URL parameter using the REST API.
  • The REST API to update dashboard settings.

IDP and UMS

  • New, improved UX for UMS administration, site management, and user management pages.

Data Source

  • OR condition support in initial filter workflow.
  • Performance improvements in Oracle extract mode in initial data source creation.
  • Dynamic connection string support in SnowFlake connector.
  • Improvement in dashboard rendering while SQL extract mode data sources refresh.
  • Support for preview dialog for live web connections.
  • Improved performance of dashboards with web live connection in view mode.
  • Upgraded FB backend APIs to version 12.
  • Join support for live web connections.
  • Support to filter collections in MongoDB.

Designer

  • Search option in data source designer page.
  • Corner radius and shadow option in combine widget.
  • A message window after completing the dashboard or widget exporting.
  • A total records count in view underlying data.
  • Encrypting query parameters support while linking a dashboard.
  • Lakhs and crores support in measure formatting.
  • Customization support for the no data container.
  • Remove designer-related DOM elements from body on destroy action.
  • Support for dashboard embedding inside a form.
  • Support to append ejWaitingPopup inside the desired element instead of the body directly.
  • Improved the View Underlying Data pop-up’s responsiveness for widget mode embedding with a minimum height and width.
  • API to restrict dashboard resize action.
  • API to customize the alert dialog under the actionBegin event.
  • #358235 – Removed an unwanted scrollbar shown on widget mode embedding.
  • Added checkbox in user-based filter window to include items which will be added in the future.

Widgets

  • Relative dates support for list boxes and combo boxes.
  • Hidden column support for number cards and KPI cards.
  • Legend support for map markers.
  • Tooltip section for pivot grid.
  • Index-based color customization for charts.
  • Hidden column support for pivot grids.
  • Formatting option for date columns in grids.
  • Australia and Brazil shapes in maps.
  • Alignment support for pivot grid rows, columns, and values.
  • Text wrap support for number card titles.

Embedding

  • Embed a multitab dashboard or pinboard and create a data source in non-web platforms.
  • Save and save as view options in Iframe embedding.
  • Customize the dashboard banner menu icon in mobile mode.

Bug Fixes

Data Source

  • #8326 – Fixed issue in connecting Jira on-premises version.
  • #11893 – Fixed issue in importing custom fields in Jira.
  • #4029 – Fixed an issue in data refresh when expression included in MongoDB.
  • #11237 – Fixed issue in uploading 200 MB file in file connections.
  • #3974 – Fixed issue in connecting data source with data in Hebrew.
  • #358770 – Fixed issue with column schema not displaying in PostgreSQL.
  • #217354 -Fixed the relative filter Today’s UI not working properly.
  • #360000 – Fixed invalid column name issue while applying a relative date filter in grid widgets.
  • #359140 – Fixed the issue of SSAS drilldown not working properly.
  • #12418 -Fixed the issue with the Ceil expression not working while using this in another expression.

Designer

  • #362879 – Fixed the issue on embedded dashboard rendering on view mode, after rendering a design mode.
  • #362873 – Fixed a issue on dashboard navigates to base URL of embed application during “Publish As” option.
  • Fixed the dashboard preview not working the second time with design mode embedding.
  • Fixed the dashboard menu pop-up being created with default space even though all the menu items were removed.
  • Fixed unwanted vertical split line on banner icon customization.
  • Fixed a console error thrown on embedding dashboards configured with auto refresh settings.
  • Fixed a console error thrown while destroying a dashboard object immediately when it starts rendering.
  • #4826 – Fixed the dashboard refresh failure if dashboard contains text widgets.
  • #12236 – Fixed the widget background image opacity not properly changing in dark theme.
  • #10932 – Fixed the “Does Not Equal” option not being saved in the initial filter window.
  • #11261 – Fixed the same column not properly exporting to Excel format.
  • #12383 – Fixed the Conditional Formatting window not loading for the number card widget.
  • #12992 – Fixed the sorting not working after a refresh or publishing the dashboard in a SSAS connection.
  • #335290 – Fixed the console error that occurred while loading the dashboard.
  • #363593 – Fixed the string literal of date format being changed in dashboard parameters.

Breaking Changes

Server and UMS

  • We have made changes in the content formation with dynamic words and local file paths for localization support. So, the already-generated po files will not work anymore, and we need to generated the po file again.
  • You need to upgrade the Bold BI mobile app to the latest version to work with this version of Bold BI.

Designer

  • We have made changes in the content formation with dynamic words and local file paths for localization support. So, the already-generated po files will not work anymore, and we need to generate the po file again.
  • We have provided Chromium-based engine support for image and PDF export functionalities and we dropped the PhantomJS support. The Chromium-based engine doesn’t support Azure App Service or Linux ARMx64.

Embedding

  • You need to update to the latest embed SDK file to work with multitab dashboard embedding and pinboard embedding.
Note : The bug or feature items that do not have a corresponding ID associated with them are internally identified.
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