2016 Feature Releases

December 2016

Charts

Dashboard variables


November 2016

Charts

  • Added Copy button to Query History modal
  • Ensure unixtime values are cast properly in Interactive Mode filters
  • Update chart size when changing chart type (for unsaved charts)

Dashboards

  • Allow sending reports to non-Chartio users
  • Landing page: add dashboard menu to dashboard grid view

Data Pipeline

Data sources

  • Usage stats: view the Usage tab in your data source’s settings to see stats about query duration, errors, etc.
  • BigQuery: add setting to choose either Legacy SQL or Standard SQL
  • Add VoltDB as a data source

October 2016

Charts

  • Query History: view previous versions of saved SQL Mode queries
  • Show live preview when creating text elements
  • Resolve heat map rendering issue with null values
  • Preview Table Data: quickly preview the first 100 rows of a table in your database.

Dashboards

  • Per-dashboard Time Zone support
  • New shortcut: click dashboard title to clear filters
  • Add “reason” text field to Request Dashboard Access form
  • Allow dashboards to use local time for time zone
  • Simplified add dashboard form

Dashboard variables

Data sources

Organization

  • Increased account protection: require captcha for >5 failed login attempts, implement password complexity requirements
  • Allow dashboard admins to access dashboard embed configuration

September 2016

Charts

  • Allow more space for heat map labels
  • Edit Variables in Data Explorer: show current value instead of default value
  • SQL Mode: Show/highlight line number for error messages

Data Sources

  • Optimizations to custom column validation

August 2016

Charts

  • Auto-complete in SQL Mode (Control + Space)
  • Show total for stacked bars in Bar Line chart
  • Fix minor chart rendering issues
  • Ability to edit dashboard variable values in the Data Explorer
  • Retain filter values when switching between filter types in Data Explorer
  • SQL Mode: add help text for keyboard shortcuts

Dashboards

  • Alert when report exceeds email size limits
  • Add keyboard shortcut: Shift + click to select individual charts

Data Pipeline

Data Sources

  • Add support for BigQuery shared datasets
  • Alert when data source has no foreign keys set up
  • Improvements to data source connection form
  • Resolve connection issue with Google BigQuery

Organization

  • Add datetimes to notification center
  • Prevent multiple form submissions during checkout process
  • Fixes for checkout process for expired trials
  • Resolve authentication issues with OneLogin

July 2016

Charts

  • Data Explorer improvements
    • Expanded SQL Mode: larger querying window, included schema view
    • Improved Pipeline Visuals: see all steps from all layers at a glance, view input and output data in each step
    • Chart Preview updates: easy access to chart title, renaming and rearranging columns, auto-selection of best-fitting chart type
  • Trend lines for Single Value charts
  • Improved hover state for drilldown charts

Data sources

  • Updated query log export
  • Debug page improvements
  • Fix schema visualizer controls

Embedding

  • Enable anchor links for embedded charts

Organization

  • Ability to clone themes

June 2016

Charts

  • Allow 5th Bubble Map column to group by color
  • Fix positioning issues when bulk cloning charts

Dashboards

  • Hide chart hover behavior in presentation mode

Data sources

  • Improvements to CSV update process

Organization

  • Dashboard Viewers can view Snapshots

May 2016

Dashboards

  • Improvements to chart arrangement
  • Updated Chartio Default theme
  • New Theme settings
    • set variable background color, chart background color

Data Sources

  • Add SSL option for Google Cloud SQL
  • Add Distinct Count (Approx.) aggregation for Elasticsearch

Organization

  • Simplified top navigation
  • New landing page for dashboard management
    • visual grid or list view
    • improved search, sort, and filtering capabilities
  • Setup guide (Help > Setup) to assist new users

Clicking the Dashboard Settings button in the sidebar will open the settings in a drawer, allowing for quick and easy access.

Clicking the Dashboard Settings button in the sidebar will open the settings in a drawer, allowing for quick and easy access.


April 2016

Charts

Dashboards

Dashboard variables

  • Allow text input to accept multiple values
  • Variable editing/management moved to dashboard settings tab

Data Pipeline

Data sources

  • Enable Time Zone setting for PostgreSQL timestamp columns
  • For new data sources, add notification when no foreign keys are detected

Organization

  • Owners: auto-grant access when navigating to a dashboard or data source you do not have access to

March 2016

Charts

Dashboard variables

Data Pipeline

Data sources

Organization


Click "Auto" and Chartio will suggest a Chart Type to use

Click “Auto” and Chartio will suggest a Chart Type to use


February 2016

Charts

  • Performance improvements to SQL parser
  • Add “Auto” chart type (suggests a chart type based on your chart data)

Dashboard variables


January 2016

Charts

Dashboards

  • Add keyboard shortcut to select all charts in Arrange Mode (Command+A/Control+A)

Dashboard Variables

  • Automatically detect data type for Dropdown
  • Minor syntax changes for dashboard variables in SQL Mode

Data Pipeline

Data sources

Organization