New in version 2.8.6

January 30th, 2014
  • [Preferences] Added update of own contact in Preferences, requires "Preference - Contact (Write)" permission.
  • [Contacts] Added export of Company list.
  • [Issues] Updated to allow the user who logs a new issue to also receive a notification email.
  • [Software] Added expiration date field as an option in Application Settings > Software columns.
  • [General] Renamed Contacts module's root path from /contact-mgmt to /contacts.
  • [General] Refactored to use HTML5 autofocus attribute instead of focus() Javascript.
  • [Installation] Updated Windows Tomcat default port back to 8080. This only applies to new installations. Upgrades are not affected by this change.

New in version 2.8.5 (August 10th, 2013)

  • A SQL injection vulnerability was fixed.
  • In Admin, an input mask was added for custom fields.
  • Loading of additional license information was added to the hardware details page.

New in version 2.8.2 (March 10th, 2012)

  • This version supports the Date type for custom fields, allows configuration of default values for Issue Type, Status, and Priority, adds file extension icons, adds a Hardware Contacts tab, makes the issue notification email message "From" field use the email address specified in "Outgoing Email Settings" (previously, it used the address of the user performing the update), replaces the linked items label "Relationship (x)" with "Associated Items (x)", and adds support for Tomcat 7.

New in version 2.7.7 (June 18th, 2010)

  • [Issues] Added Relationships tab, showing linked hardware, software, companies
  • [Issues] Delete issues
  • [Software] Allow defining the number of characters to show for License Notes field
  • [Reports] New Software Usage report type.
  • [Localization] New German localization, thanks to Solisch Jacek

New in version 2.7.6 (February 23rd, 2010)

  • [Admin] Added LDAP Security Principal, allows string such as "uid=${USERNAME},ou=IT,dc=example,dc=com"
  • [Admin] Allow turning off "Report Issues" link at the bottom of the page
  • [Admin] Allow restricting the update of file repository paths to default admin user
  • [Hardware] Added Hardware Members tab, allows linking of one hardware to another hardware
  • [Issues] Allow creating a new issue from hardware, software, and company objects
  • [Software] Support multi-line license notes field

New in version 2.7.4 (August 31st, 2009)

  • User deletion was added to Admin.
  • Link contracts and software were added to Contracts.
  • A new option was added on the Add Hardware page to set warranty expiration based on purchase date.
  • Article view count was added on the list and detail pages of Knowledge Base.
  • A Postgres datetime error on Postgres 8.4 was fixed.

New in version 2.7.3 (June 17th, 2009)

  • [Admin] Updated to allow group assignment from Add User and Edit User pages
  • [Admin] Added user search page
  • [Admin] Added support for POP mail using SSL
  • [Contracts] Updated to support customizing of columns on Contract List page, and number of records shown on list page is now configurable, default is 10
  • [Hardware] Added countdown of warranty expiration date
  • [Software] Updated to support customizing of columns on Software List page, and number of records shown on list page is now configurable, default is 10
  • [Knowledge Base] Added file upload
  • [Knowledge base] Added search for articles
  • [Knowledge base] Added article deletion
  • [Reports] New Reports module (available in Commercial Edition)
  • [Bugfix] Fixed PostgreSQL backup page, which was returning a server error page
  • [Bugfix] Fixed CSV exports not supporting UTF8 characters
  • [Bugfix] Fixed search by hardware purchase date

New in version 2.7.2 (April 1st, 2009)

  • [Knowledge Base] Add file upload

New in version 2.7.0 (January 22nd, 2009)

  • Export/backup of PostgreSQL databases.
  • New icons for the Hardware Type and Software Platform system fields.
  • The "TLS for SSL" email setting is configurable.
  • Some email servers require this to be "off" and some require this to be "on" before letting clients connect.
  • Custom fields support dynamic default URLs.
  • A Contract Summary section shows the number of contracts by expiration.
  • A new permission has been added for users viewing their own issues (created, assigned, or in the notification list).