Cloud Release Notes - 2021

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February 25th, 2021   (9.12.6_w9)

New Features/Recommendations

  • DEV-24674 Expose unique identifier field in Variation for Metrics Creation

Enhancements & Bug Fixes

  • DEV-24917 Enhancement: Reduce log life for log files that are pulled every 30 minutes
  • DEV-24910 Fix: "Select All" Metrics checkbox is inoperable when Outlier not enabled
  • DEV-24853 Fix: "Uncaught DOMException: The quota has been exceeded." error.
  • DEV-24628 Fix: Saved Default View with Segment that is no longer in Top Segments crashes Results report

February 12th, 2021   (9.12.4_w7)

Log Download Improvements

  • PO-7235 Make Apache workers that handle log download API requests exit gracefully when a request is over
  • DEV-24869 Restrict log download to a max number of hours (to be set as a ssconf variable)
  • DEV-24866 Update to handle stuck jobs

Enhancements & Bug Fixes

  • DEV-24891 Custom attribute added to preview panel code
  • DEV-24751 Expand time window on Bandwidth page
  • DEV-24777 VIsual Editor - Fix for inserting whitespace with "text edit" on a button input

    February 6th, 2021   (9.12.2_w6)

    Enhancements & Bug Fixes

    • DEV-23769 Visual Editor - Add support for SVG images
    • DEV-24778 Visual Editor - Fix for Add Image
    • DEV-24577 Traffic Configuration - Fix for LimitRequestFieldSize
    • DEV-24335 Client-Side Metrics - Case Insensitivity not working for Regular Expressions
    • DEV-24875 Search Results - Fix issue of showing one item per page
    • DEV-24857 Performance Matrix - Show percentages for Uniques
    • DEV-24805 Multi-file upload - Fix to disable upload button
    • DEV-24798 Site Features - Clean-up Behavioral Metric

    January 28th, 2021   (9.12.0_w5)

    New Features

    • DEV-24710, DEV-24708, DEV-24706 “Metric has no Data” alert

    Product Recs

    • DEV-24855 Killswitch - Fix for system-level page buttons.

    Enhancements & Bug Fixes

    • DEV-24876 AB Builder - Origin Redirects - Fix for special characters 
    • DEV-24768 Auto-Optimization - Fix Modal UI
    • DEV-24758 Fix for log download

    January 22nd, 2021   (9.12.0_w4)

    (First 2021 Release)


    • Killswitch (Ability to turn off or pause Recommendations at the Site Level, or at the system level in a simple way.)
      • DEV-24800 Recs Killswitch - Build a system-level page for SiteSpect only use - this will enable users to see the Recs Killswitch status for all sites with Recommendations, flip it for individual sites, or push a global change
      • DEV-24845 Address kill switch case of new Recs campaign set to Active - Running
      • DEV-24569 Global recs shutoff
    • Feed Management Tools UX Iterations (Part of the initiative to help customers self-manage their product feed in SiteSpect) 
      • DEV-24731 Recs Feed Tools UX - Phase 2 (Iterations on feed scheduler, catalog browser, and feed ingestion)
    • Recs Improvements & Bug Fixes
      • DEV-24821 Make ssrecsdisplay handle object responses from the /recs/ endpoint
      • DEV-24785 Make Conditional Rules Fields with a Site Feature Toggle
      • DEV-24761 "Invalid Regular Expression" Errors on CSS Selector for Recs
      • DEV-24724 New recs variations in additional VGs don't get values except in the initial VG
      • DEV-24670 Improve recs digest performance
      • DEV-24667 JQMIGRATE error on Recs Template page
      • DEV-24441 EngineJS: Add a modifier to recs queries to cap the number of items that can be sent in an itemSet

    UX Improvements

    • Personalization Campaign Flow Improvements
      • DEV-24104 To simplify traffic management, the Personalization and Experiments Sets have been renamed to Overlay and Non-Overlay.
      • DEV-24103 Creating a new Personalization Campaign automatically turns off the Original Group.
      • DEV-24428 Creating a new Personalization Campaign will max out Campaign Expiration Values.
    • Encourage best practices for traffic split
      • DEV-24410 Messaging and UI tweaks around Variation Group traffic split in the AB Builder

    Enhancements & Bug Fixes

    • DEV-24792 AB Builder - Improved UX for searching Metrics and Audiences by Tag
    • DEV-24589  MVT Builder - Allow users to write a hypothesis
    • DEV-24490 Ability for X-BenchmarkSiteSpect to add to Server-Timing response header
    • DEV-24720 x-debug-header - More decimal precision
    • DEV-24699 Campaign has no visit Alert - Messaging improvement
    • DEV-24542 Expose global variation disablement in AdminAPI
    • DEV-24605 Feature Enablement - Remove Origin variation types when the feature is not enabled
    • DEV-24799 AdminAPI - API returns "Inactive" for "Disabled" Site Variations
    • DEV-24797 Results Report - Hover on table partially hidden 
    • DEV-24767 Results Report - Custom Variable should not show up
    • DEV-24743 Results Report - Fix for colors for lines in chart not the same as in Time Trends
    • DEV-24754 Fix for Variation with Empty Find and replace regex slowing down evaluation time
    • DEV-24745 Fix for Results vs Performance Matrix showing different results
    • DEV-24686 History - Fix on for Visit Count entries
    • DEV-24736 AB Builder - Fix for URL Rewrite validation
    • DEV-24698 Campaign Set Detail Page - Fix for tooltip misaligned
    • DEV-24696 AB Builder - Fix for read-only permissions
    • DEV-24677 AB Builder - Fix typo for Promoting a Variation Group
    • DEV-24672 Performance Matrix - Fix for segmentation validation
    • DEV-24636 User History - Fix for SA users
    • DEV-24612 AdminAPI-  Fix for Global Variation redirect types
    • DEV-24607 AdminAPI - fix for "Allow Visited URL Audiences in Overlay Sets" setting
    • DEV-24499 Global Variation - Validation fix when changing admin URL parameters
    • DEV-24417 Architecture - Configure sleep after an engine is restarting
    • DEV-24291 Audiences - Fix midnight end times
    • DEV-24088 Client-Side Variations - Fix for variations applying but users not being counted
    • DEV-23809 MVT Builder - Fix for "All available metrics/criteria/factors" checkboxes
    • DEV-22926 UI - Fix to prevent modals from being dragged off-screen

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