2017 Feature Releases

January 2017

Charts

Dashboards

  • Allow dashboard admins to disable reports
  • Bulk dashboard management: Archive, Trash, and Disable Snapshots or Reports for multiple dashboards at once from your Chartio home page. Permissions required: Owner.
  • Disable snapshots for new dashboards by default
  • For dashboards with snapshots disabled, generate thumbnails without triggering database queries

Data sources

  • Add support for Redshift per-session time zones
  • Add SSL support for DashDB and DB2
  • Add support for SQL Server 2016

February 2017

Charts

  • Bubble Charts: set max bubble size
  • Ensure Run Query keyboard shortcut cancels previously running query
  • Add titles to urls in table charts (SQL Mode or Custom Formula)
  • Support using logarithmic chart setting with reverse axis
  • Chart Performance: quickly view a charts’ queries and performance stats from its menu
  • Resolve syntax error when using Date Bucket dashboard variable with UTC offset

Dashboards

  • Chart cache moved from data source to dashboard level
  • Move Last updated out of sidebar
  • Fix link formatting for email reports in Outlook

Data Pipeline

Data Sources

  • Allow custom tables more time to reflect
  • Fix issue validating hostnames with invalid characters
  • Custom tables: allow more time for reflection
  • Fix syntax error when using date filters on datetime columns with BigQuery (Standard SQL)

Organization

  • Users can view and grant permissions for other teams
  • Report emails will now contain a link to download the report rather than being directly attached to the email

Bulk dashboard management

Bulk dashboard management


March 2017

Charts

  • Seconds-level aggregation for dates

Dashboards

  • Allow drilldown interactions from “View all data” modal (Chart menu > “Expand table”)

Data Pipeline

Data sources

  • Resolve filename issue for Reports with invalid characters

Organization

  • Fix bug when toggling user team access from Team page
  • Chart, Dashboard, and Data Source search directly from the navigation bar

April 2017

Data Pipeline

  • Advanced Data Pipeline beta released
  • Advanced Data Pipeline: improve connector placement
  • Advanced Data Pipeline: add undo/redo functionality

Dashboard variables

  • Resolve date format issue with calendar variable

Data sources

Organization

  • Highlight navbar search field on click to easily clear value

Seconds date bucket (click to expand)

Seconds date bucket (click to expand)


May 2017

Dashboards

  • Fix formatting issue in some report emails
  • Increase highlight duration for chart links

Data Pipeline

Data sources


June 2017

Charts

Data Pipeline

  • Advanced Pipeline bugfixes: preserve input order, joinable columns in merge steps
  • New formula in Add Column step: Percentile
  • Resolve markdown formatting issue

Organization

  • Optimize page load times

July 2017

Charts

  • Single Value Indicator chart: make percent change value an optional setting
  • Fix issue with range override auto-detect values
  • Fix issue with axis sorting on Heat Map charts
  • Highlight CASE syntax in SQL mode

Dashboards

  • Use custom variables in email Report dashboard link
  • Snapshots: calendar picker should use local time zone

Dashboard variables

Data sources

Organization

  • Prevent duplicate pop-up messages

August 2017

Charts

  • Resolve tooltip issue with some Bubble Charts
  • Fix allowing dashboard variables in chart titles
  • Ensure rotated axis labels are truncated properly

Dashboards

  • Show error when drilldown redirects to unauthorized dashboards
  • Allow granting dashboard access to new users from the dashboard
  • Ability to link to an individual Snapshot

Data Pipeline

  • Improve autocomplete behavior in formulas

Organization


September 2017

Charts

  • Add help tooltips for Measure and Dimension definitions

Dashboards

  • Validate report external recipient email addresses
  • Fix issue with Dashboard category auto-complete

Data sources

  • Show help text if schema is empty
  • Add Snowflake as a data source (beta release)

Organization

  • Email formatting updates

October 2017

Dashboards

  • Resolve display issue on some chart tooltips
  • Add support for logos on dashboards via custom theme

Data sources

  • Unix timestamps should be displayed in Interactive Mode as datetimes and grouped with Dimensions
  • Add formatting help link to CSV Uploader
  • Updates to Data Source Add page
  • Show error message when query does not execute due to rate limit
  • Fix issue with DB2 and non-UTF-8 characters
  • Add help links for Stitch setup

Dashboard variables

  • Fix issue causing null value in Dropdown

Organization

  • Allow setting up a new trial via Google login

November 2017

Charts

  • Add dollar and percent formatting for y-axis labels

Dashboards

  • Link sharing: share a dashboard with a teammate using a special url that automatically grants View or Edit access
  • Fix access issue when user is added to organization from dashboard multiple times

Data sources

  • In Chart Editor, link to schema refresh page if schema is empty
  • Add Snowflake as a data source

Organization

  • Require confirmation before removing user from team
  • Fix display issue in user menu

December 2017

Dashboards

  • Add default Refresh Dashboard setting

Data sources

  • Remove sysadmin requirement for Snowflake
  • Add Amazon Aurora as a data source
  • Add Amazon Athena as a data source (in beta—contact us)
  • “Create a Chart” link in data source settings should select current data source
  • Improved schema loading page

Organization

  • Add Setup checklist for new users
  • Fix issue in theme builder color selector
  • Fix issue preventing cancelled organizations from checking out