Enterprise BI Release History – 2.8


Released on December 17, 2019

What’s New


  • Added the support for scrollable dashboard. Now, you can add rows to visualize more widgets in dashboards.
  • Added the support for dynamic connection string to change the connection string in dashboard view mode.
  • Added the support to view underlying data of widgets.


  • The following new widgets are added:
    • Number Card
    • Radar Polar Chart
    • Range Navigator
  • Ability to customize the widget tooltip.
  • Added conditional formatting support for marker in the map widget.
  • Added drill down support for map.
  • Added an option to change grid row height.
  • Added an option to change pivot grid header color.
  • Added Color Customization support for Gauge.

Data Sources

  • Provided the support for Snowflake and Presto.
  • Provided the support for ODBC (32-bit driver), which supports SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, and Exasol.
  • Provided Google Sheets as a separate data source.


  • DNS and IP whitelisting for Dashboard. Now, you can control which websites, IP addresses, and applications can access or embed the dashboard.
  • Provided the URL embedding support for data source and dashboard in design mode.
  • Provided the advanced refresh settings support for extract mode data sources.
  • Exposed APIs for dashboard views. Now, you can get the list of views for a dashboard or create, update, and delete views for a dashboard.
  • Exposed API for the Copy dashboard.
  • Exposed API for the Copy data source.
  • Provide the support to copy data source from the listing page.


  • Provided the support for Bold Reports On-Premise integration.
  • Provided the support to remove user access in Bold ID from their associated sites.



  • Optimized the performance of dashboard rendering.


  • Data source refresh settings are now improved with the advanced schedule options.


  • KPI card formula has been improved to show the relevant value when target is zero.
  • Optimized grid and chart for better performance.
  • Streamlined the axis/column renaming option in all widgets.
  • New UI added for pivot grid color customization.
  • Reduced and optimized the dependency script/style sizes to increase the initial rendering performance of the dashboard.

Data Sources

  • Provided the Update option for preview grid on/off.
  • Provided the Windows Authentication support for SQL Server.
  • Provided the SSL support and x.509 authentication in MongoDB.
  • Added the pagination support for following data sources:
    • Google AdSense
    • Pipeline deals
    • Copper
    • SendGrid
    • GoSquared
    • Campaign Monitor
    • Fusebill
    • Harvest
    • Help Scout
    • Intervals
    • Generic Web Data Sources
  • Provided the support for Reports API in QuickBooks data source.
  • Fixed the issue with Forecasting that does not work for Month Year date format.
Up arrow icon
Live Chat Icon For mobile
Hugo Morris

Chat with the Bold sales team now!

Live Chat Icon