Release notes

3.4.5

Bugs Addressed

  • Performance graphs fail to display (the error “connection-failed-blocking: Unexpected type code: DBNull” is shown) if metrics are hosted on the top level of a class scope

3.4.4

Bugs Addressed

  • Performance drilldowns may not return data when metrics include []%_. * is supported in metrics as a wildcard. See How to use wildcards in metrics
  • OAuth provider authentication fails if the API returns Null for access token expiry
  • Screen jitters when opening an Open Access Dashboard
  • Product End User Licence Agreement updates
  • SQL timeouts and/or high Data Warehouse CPU usage when querying performance metrics

3.4.3

Improvements

  • Edit and Share functionality disabled when viewing a dashboard in fullscreen mode to prevent issues caused by not having the context of the dashboard being viewed
  • Banner asking whether the user wants to open Squared Up in a new window is displayed when running Squared Up embedded into another web page when you navigate away from original context

Bugs Addressed

  • Two Open Access dashboards opened in the same tab prompt you to open the dashboard in a new tab each time
  • Performance tile load speed is unacceptable on perspectives when scoping to “specific other objects” with a large group.

3.4.2

Bugs Addressed

  • Tiles on Perspectives requiring Sensitive queries (SQL, Log Analytics, App Insights, Web API and OMS Tiles) fail with the error “Failed to select fields from a signed JSON request. This endpoint only accepts requests which have been authenticated (signed) by the server”

3.4.1

  • Limited release

3.4

Improvements

  • New Donut tile visualization to display grouped data for health status and alert information
  • Dashboard Export to Excel functionality
  • New Azure Log Analytics tile to display tabular and scalar data using the new query language (KQL)
  • New Azure App Insights tile to display tabular and scalar data using analytics queries (AIQL)
  • Basic auth WebAPI provider and Microsoft Azure Active Directory auth WebAPI provider

3.3.5

Improvements

  • Data range picker added to all Performance tiles
  • Allow drilldown from performance graph by clicking on name in legend

Bugs Addressed

  • SQL and Web API tiles can not access alert/object properties when on alert perspectives
  • Dashboards truncate label values
  • Performance Bar object names overlap/distort on page
  • Alert, Monitor, or Rule context may be displayed as XML
  • Performance Bar title Aggregate selector not working
  • Raw HTML shown when you hover over Performance Bar

3.3.4

  • Limited release

3.3.3

Improvements

  • Loading and rendering dashboard content has been optimised, notably for the Status and Status Block tiles
  • License expiry notifications have been reworded for improved clarity

Bugs Addressed

  • The selected time period is shown in UTC when using a custom timeframe with the Performance tile
  • The current day cannot be selected when using a custom timeframe with the Performance tile
  • Performance data exported to Excel is not sorted chronologically, resulting in a distorted graph
  • The JSON editor does not update when switching between perspectives
  • The Status Block tile sub-label shows no status for uninitialized objects

3.3.2

Bugs Addressed

  • Open Access rendering processes can become orphaned and do not terminate
  • Notification feed is polled too frequently
  • Performance metrics do not load in analyse mode when running VADA from the Map a new application page

3.3.1

Improvements

  • The ‘new application’ menu has been moved to the ‘Applications’ menu
  • Additional QuickStart content has been added

Bugs Addressed

  • Notifications are not correctly ordered by date & notification types
  • The Performance line graph tile icon does not display correctly
  • Creation of the SCOM identifier does not occur under impersonation
  • QuickStart videos cannot be displayed full screen

3.3.0 (RC)

Improvements

General

  • In-product notifications for license expiry, high availability issues and product releases have been added, see In-Product Notifications
  • Re-designed the welcome dashboard & getting started experience to improve the out-of-the-box (OOB) experience
  • Improved the initial navigation bar structure for a better OOB experience
  • Added new QuickStart dashboards to improve the OOB experience
  • Added a new Status Block tile to display the health state of objects as large blocks
  • Added the ability to map a new application (DA) from scratch using VADA
  • Tuned the group selection for new nodes when performing discovery in VADA
  • A sublabel option has been added to the Status tiles
  • Added the ability to display the time/date of the last state change on Status tiles
  • When browsing Community Dashboards, any packs that are already installed are filtered
  • The experience when importing a Community Dashboard Pack has been improved
  • When managing maintenance mode, details about the current maintenance settings are displayed
  • Hardened the security of default ASP.NET settings (version disclosure, HTTP only cookies & HTTP OPTIONS requests)
  • The settings page has been renamed to system to better reflect the contents

Bugs Addressed

  • OMS tile does not work against an upgraded OMS workspace
  • SLA tile does not show the entire label even if there is room
  • The Alert perspective showed incorrect alerts when using a relative scope
  • You cannot drilldown into Performance data of an object with special characters (&/:#) in the name
  • The SLA tile does not render correctly on an Open Access dashboard
  • The SLA tile does not render correctly in Internet Explorer
  • During installation, some prerequisites may be incorrectly flagged as missing
  • Tiles cannot be edited after exiting & re-entering edit mode

3.2.6

Improvements

  • A tooltip displaying an object’s full name and class is presented when hovering over a search result

Bugs Addressed

  • The class filter is ignored when a group is also specified in the Alerts tile advanced scope
  • The manage open access link in dashboard sharing options doesn’t work
  • If a page starts to load before a user’s permissions have been checked, a console error is thrown
  • A display limit of 0 can be set in the limit configuration of the Alerts tile

3.2.5

Improvements

  • The context of a closed alert now shows the value that caused the monitor to trigger rather than the current status
  • When configuring the WebAPI tile, a tooltip is now shown when hovering over a truncated base URL

Bugs Addressed

  • Settings added to a profile are lost when switching between profiles
  • Attempting to publish a dashboard without publish-dashboard permissions causes a crash instead of presenting an error
  • Duplicate profiles can be created for the same user or group

3.2.4

Improvements

  • OMS tile setup errors are now presented to the user
  • When adding a monitored object to VADA, the search now filters out object types that are not supported

Bugs Addressed

  • When scoped to a group, the Performance tile includes previous members of the group
  • Adding or removing an action from a dashboard does not prompt the user to publish the changes
  • The option to save as dashboard within VADA is visible to users without sufficient privileges to use it
  • The option to import dashboard pack is visible to users without sufficient privileges to use it
  • Hosting stack object labels do not wrap correctly
  • The tooltip for the ellipsis button always displays expand
  • Editing a dashboard before the page has completely loaded causes a browser error
  • Changing the sort option in the Status tile from group by back to default causes the form to duplicate and freeze
  • Existing navigation bar items are not displayed in the publish settings form when publishing a new dashboard
  • The done button is missing from the edit action panel

3.2.3

Improvements

  • The Alerts tile can now optionally show an unlimited number of alerts
  • Certificate errors generated during Open Access rendering are now more clearly defined in the log
  • When setting the scope for a tile, any objects already selected will appear greyed out in a subsequent search

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Regular background data refreshes can fail and do not recover
  • Editing a built-in perspective that has been published to the navigation bar causes the navigation link to break
  • The upgrade process can replace dashboard links with links to original draft items which are not visible to all users
  • Drilling down to an object shows the loading spinner indefinitely when all perspectives for that object have been removed
  • If a perspective has rank:null no perspectives can be loaded
  • In limited situations, the named user list cannot be loaded so Squared Up will not start
  • Detailed navigation bars take a long time to load
  • Drilling down into an alert that was generated by a rule can cause a browser error to occur
  • Creating a Web API provider with a full stop in the name field generates an unrecoverable error
  • The loading spinner within the class field can show indefinitely when creating a perspective using relative scope

Tiles

  • The update state button text is out of alignment on the Alerts tile
  • Deselecting all health state options in the Monitor tile filter results in no data being shown
  • The alert summary text shown on the Status tile for an unhealthy object wraps below the icon
  • Deselecting all colours when choosing the option to replace multiple colours in the Visio tile behaves as though All has been selected
  • Setting the size slider to zero in the Visio tile can cause the icon to appear at its default size of 25

3.2.2

Bugs Addressed

  • Detailed navigation bars take a long time to load
  • Dashboard files marked as “broken” during upgrade are not explicitly reported in the log

3.2.1

Bugs Addressed

  • Open Access mappings may be lost on upgrade from versions prior to 3.2 (see known issues in 3.2)

3.2

Known issues

Open Access mappings may be lost during upgrades if a dashboard has been published after publishing via Open Access. Affected customers should open a ticket or email Squared Up Support.

Improvements

For a full list of improvements and new features, check out the What’s new in v3.2 article.

General

  • Object and Performance drilldowns now have breadcrumbs allowing navigation through the hosting stack
  • Pressing enter whilst searching for dashboards, scopes or metrics will select the first result
  • The Dashboard Packs screen now displays dashboards and perspectives published in each pack
  • Dashboards in Community Dashboard packs can now be individually deleted
  • The sharable link provided for a dashboard is now a permalink
  • URLs now have friendlier names
  • Migration tool supports migrating features from v2 that have a v3 equivalent
  • Enabling Windows authentication via the squaredup windows command enables useAppPoolCredentials automatically
  • Resetting Squared Up file permissions is now done via the squaredup command rather than deploy
  • A screen has been added that provides detailed information whilst Squared Up is starting/upgrading
  • The ‘children’ tile on the monitored entity perspective displays the class name if the display name is the same as parent

Alert and Health Management

  • Alerts from rules now have a distinct icon
  • Monitors can now be reset from the Alert perspective, and indicate if the alert will be automatically closed as well
  • The default alert state when updating monitor alerts is no longer closed
  • State icons now display open monitor alert(s) that are causing an unhealthy state
  • Hovering over a status icon in minimalist mode displays the object name as a tooltip

Performance Tiles

  • Significant performance improvements when querying performance information for large scopes
  • Performance Bar tiles now default to Top N using hourly data
  • Performance Bar tiles can now have a descending order without first limiting results the number of results
  • Performance tiles hide the aggregation options when set to raw (real time)
  • Tooltips added to CPU bars

SQL, OMS, Web API and Data On Demand Tiles

  • Rows can now be set as clickable hyperlinks
  • Option to hide column headers
  • Columns can be renamed
  • Columns can be re-ordered
  • Column contents can be formatted using mustache
  • Create custom (calculated) columns

Web API

  • Improved Web API logging
  • Web API providers can be set to ignore SSL failures
  • Web API tiles allow mustache use in headers and data input
  • Web API tiles support posting a JSON body
  • Web API providers can now be edited

VADA

  • Alert information is displayed in view and analyse mode
  • VADA default filters have been updated to include common infrastructure processes

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Attempting to set maintenance mode in the past shows a loading spinner indefinitely
  • Empty groups may appear in VADA diagrams in view or analyse mode
  • Perspectives without a title cannot be clicked on or deleted
  • Health states on Alert perspectives do not update automatically
  • Perspective match options may be set to empty if perspective settings are left open
  • A generic error message is shown if the Squared Up app pool does not have permission to the Squared Up directory
  • A warning that KB3052480 is missing may be incorrectly shown during installation

Tiles

  • Overrides are not displayed on the configuration tile on a monitor perspective
  • Tiles that are ‘Loading more items’ may fail to load or crash on Internet Explorer
  • Image and Visio tiles show an error when used without a scope
  • The URL input on a Web API tile does not wrap if the tile is narrow
  • Dynamic Tables displaying Linux Disks show incorrect free space information
  • The CPU column in Windows Server Dynamic Tables uses the wrong monitor
  • Grid tile column headers are always lower case
  • Whilst selecting alerts to update clicking outside the checkbox will drilldown to the alert
  • On-Demand Task tiles display ‘Task not specified’ if the initially selected task is executed

Dashboards and Publishing

  • Each published change to a dashboard creates an additional result when searching for dashboards
  • Dashboard search results contain items that match any search word rather than all of them
  • Clicking the “unpublished” button on a dashboard breaks Squared Up
  • Dashboards migrated from previous versions of Squared Up cannot be deleted
  • The ‘Groups’ dashboard always has unpublished changes
  • Deleting drafts from the settings page does not update the navigation bar
  • Unpublished drafts can be added to the Open Access navigation bar
  • Editing a built-in perspective that has been published to the navigation bar causes the navigation link to break

3.1.11

Improvements

General

  • Error messages are sensibly truncated, and can be expanded to show the full message

Open Access

  • Significant performance improvements (dashboards load, resize, and refresh faster)
  • Significantly lower CPU load on Squared Up web server
  • Dashboard styling is now fully consistent with interactive versions viewed in Chrome
  • Last updated timestamp in page header is more accurate

Bugs Addressed

Open Access

  • Dashboards sometimes indefinitely show “Preparing your Open Access dashboard”
  • Dashboards sometimes show a blank page
  • Dashboards sometimes show “Error loading dashboard”
  • Dashboards do not display when Windows Authentication and/or custom application pool identity is used

VADA

  • Filtering a process does not remove nodes associated with that process

3.1.10

  • Limited release

3.1.9

Bugs Addressed

General

  • The icon column for an Alert tile may be obscured or hidden in Internet Explorer

3.1.8

Bugs Addressed

General

  • The icon column for an Alert tile is too wide
  • Exporting performance data on SCOM objects without a managedEntityName or managedEntityPath fails
  • Perspectives can be moved past the ‘+’ button on the perspective ribbon
  • ‘Disks’ perspective showing ‘Disk space free - GB’ when it should show ‘Disk space free - MB’
  • Perspective ribbon may not include all matching perspectives for an object/alert

VADA

  • Browser becomes unresponsive when a high volume of network port data is received

3.1.7

Improvements

  • Detailed messages are displayed when errors occur during activation
  • Improved Web API OAuth 2.0 compatibility
  • When deploying to a “website root” the website used is SquaredUpv3 by default

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Exported scopes are incompatible with the Visio data Quick Import feature
  • The IIS physical path can be incorrectly configured when deployed to an existing website
  • Web API provider names change case after an IIS restart, breaking configured tiles
  • Web API tile provider buttons do not align correctly when tile is in a narrow column

VADA

  • Loading spinner is shown indefinitely in analyze mode for objects with no perspective
  • The topology perspective sometimes displays only using half the screen height
  • Links are sometimes incorrectly shown as unconfirmed (dashed)

3.1.6

Improvements

  • Image tile icons can be set to a square or a circle

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Certain special characters incorrectly trigger ASP.Net dangerous request validation
  • Dashboards with colons in the title cause a runtime error when viewed
  • Test licenses are detected as the wrong edition
  • Production licenses do not supersede each other correctly
  • Logs state the incorrect application pool identity

VADA

  • Group borders may not display correctly on Firefox when zooming/panning a topology
  • Group borders may not resize correctly when switching to analyze mode
  • Processes may become unfiltered after expanding other processes

3.1.5

Improvements

  • The HTTP error code and response message (if any) are shown when using WebAPI tiles
  • Web API (Scalar) returns the number of results if an array is returned

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Icon label backgrounds are removed when items are moved on the Image tile
  • Icon labels do not wrap when hitting the edge of the Image tile
  • Using the mustache helper button twice in a row generates invalid mustaches
  • The first language pack is chosen when displaying knowledge articles
  • Auto resolve does not work for all monitors

VADA

  • Health state in Analyze/View mode does not update once initially loaded
  • Stale health state is no longer shown when loading a dashboard
  • Use of double quotes in a group name breaks the dashboard
  • You can only drag items by clicking the very center of the handle in Internet Explorer

Open Access

  • The screen flashes white when dashboards are refreshed
  • The refresh time is always listed as “a few seconds ago”
  • When resizing the dashboard the “resizing” message is shown off screen

3.1.4

Improvements

General

  • Action / Task results show the most recent result first
  • Dashboard and Perspective editing UI appears above task/action results

VADA

  • Discovering a link to a shared IP address (e.g. Microsoft NLB) displays links to all SCOM objects that share that address
  • Significant performance improvements
  • A link between a pair of servers that is only found on one end is shown as a dashed line
  • Stale discovery information is no longer saved in dashboards or displayed in view or analyze mode

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Windows Server dynamic tables show incorrect disk space figures
  • File locking issues may prevent HA from being able to sync
  • Running a task from an Alert perspective fails
  • WebAPI scalar tiles display an error if returned result is 0
  • Backspace key in scope fields or VADA filters does not delete items
  • Monitors tile “monitors” filter is not set to “All” by default
  • Open Access dashboards have incorrect margins and alignment

VADA

  • Performing discovery on servers that share IP addresses leads to erratic behavior
  • Browser can become unresponsive whilst processing results
  • Stale discovered links are incorrectly shown when opening Discover mode on a saved dashboard

3.1.3

Improvements

  • Minor improvements to Alert ticket linking UI
  • WebApi tiles will attempt to escape the URL if required
  • Minor security improvements

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Providing incomplete or invalid HTML as a column template breaks tables and the parent dashboard
  • Users without the ‘manage-open-access’ permission cannot share non Open Access dashboards (i.e. for embedding in Sharepoint)
  • Deselecting filters on the Monitors tile does not update the results until the page is refreshed

Open Access

  • Mappings lost if an exception occurs during start up
  • Browsing to /openaccess returns error instead of default Open Access dashboard
  • Home button links back to normal site instead of default Open Access dashboard
  • When HA is configured Open Access links only added to the instance the dashboard was shared from

VADA

  • Drag handle icon can remain after animations causing other components to be unusable
  • Renaming group places text input before original name
  • Browser may appear to hang when a large amount of netstat data is received
  • Dragging and dropping an object outside of VADA prevents the UI from updating until clicked

3.1.2

Improvements

  • The Alert tile can display the time an alert was last modified
  • Feedback is given when attempting to configure an invalid WebAPI provider
  • The object drilldown link is disabled when positioning icons on an Image tile
  • The Exitcode and Error output of a SCOM task is hidden when empty
  • Minor UI and performance improvements made to the SLA tile

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Failures decrypting OMS configuration prevent Squared Up from starting
  • Open Access dashboards sometimes hang waiting for requests to complete
  • VADA incorrectly styles nodes in view and analyse mode
  • Changing traversal depth when using relative scopes in perspective tiles does not always save settings
  • Clicking on the time in an Alert tile to reveal the precise date drills down to the alert dashboard
  • Times not shown in Alert history or OMS tile
  • Visio tile allows upload of non-svg files
  • Requests for available SCOM tasks are sent repeatedly when configuring Task tiles or Task actions

Installer

  • Windows authentication may be reset to forms authentication during an upgrade
  • SCOM management server address may be reset during an upgrade

WebAPI tile

  • Invalid WebAPI providers can be saved, causing the providers page to become inaccessible
  • Web API tile shows an error when the URL field is empty but the provider base URL is valid

3.1.1

Known Issues

  • During an upgrade from a previous version, Windows authentication will be reset to Forms authentication

Improvements

  • The default mode (e.g. analyze, view) can be specified when saving a VADA topology as a dashboard

Bugs Addressed

  • Viewing a Distributed Application with a deleted SCOM object causes VADA to hang
  • Users with certain special characters in their password are unable to logon
  • Reset button on monitor drilldown does not work
  • Invalid date appears briefly when drilling down on an Alert
  • Update Alert panels do not automatically close when clicking update
  • Selecting black as colour for heatmap tile displays red
  • When selecting multiple alerts, the update button has a transparent background
  • Dashboard action buttons do not appear
  • The warning message when closing an alert from a monitor is not always shown
  • Renaming a submenu on the navigation bar removes its children
  • Cannot click on a top-level dashboard whilst viewing one of it’s child dashboards

3.1

Known Issues

  • During an upgrade from a previous version, Windows authentication will be reset to Forms authentication.

Improvements

For a full list of improvements and new features, check out the What’s new in v3.1 article.

General

  • Perspectives can be added directly to the navigation bar, or placed into Dashboard mode, and published via Open Access
  • Performance tile drilldown improvements
  • Publish/discard/unpublish workflow improvements
  • User profile management, allowing navigation bar, permissions and more menu visibility to be configured for users and groups
  • The default dashboard is the first item on a user’s navigation bar
  • Migration tool supports migrating features from v2 that have a v3 equivalent
  • Doubled the number of search results returned
  • Alerts tile can filter on Alert priority
  • Alerts can now be assigned directly from the Alerts tile
  • SQL scalar tile supports changing the size of result text

VADA

  • Support for groups, which components can be placed into to better illustrate interactions and dependencies between systems
  • Use active DNS queries to resolve any IP addresses from unmonitored endpoints into hostnames
  • Discovery on Unix and Linux systems is now supported via an additional Data On Demand management pack for Unix/Linux
    • You must download and import this MP prior to attempting discovery. The MP can be found here
  • Servers and network devices can now be manually added to the topology if a dependency is known but not detected
  • VADA topologies can be published as Open Access dashboards
  • The maximum number of displayed nodes connected to a single process increased to 30

Bugs Addressed

  • Company knowledge may not update when saved
  • Alert history tile does not always show results
  • Activating a production licence after a trial does not always work
  • Selecting the ‘all’ time-frame in a performance drilldown does not highlight the correct option in the ribbon
  • Selecting a ‘custom’ time-frame in a performance drilldown does not always work
  • Exported performance graphs do not display metric and object name
  • No warning is shown when closing monitor-based alerts
  • Sort order of objects ignores special characters
  • Clicking the mustache {{}} button when creating a Web Content tile does not always work
  • Downloading a VADA Topology MP will fail if name contains whitespace or is invalid

3.0.7

Improvements

  • Significant performance improvement when loading large dashboards or VADA discovery results

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Resource files (e.g. Visio documents) do not automatically replicate to secondary server
  • Performance drilldowns with special characters (e.g. $ or %) in their name do not display correctly
  • When exporting objects to Excel the scomName column contained the wrong field
  • Enabling SCOM maintenance mode “Indefinitely” chooses an inappropriate duration
  • Enabling SCOM maintenance mode with a fixed end date does not work in some time zones
  • Open Access fails to render when multiple v3 instances are deployed on the same server
  • Alert context and task times do not use browser’s locale
  • “Windows Update” connections discovered in VADA cannot be expanded in some cases

Dashboard Authoring

  • Cannot author perspectives that match all objects or alerts
  • Draft dashboards sometimes cannot be deleted from the designer
  • The “SCOM Advanced Overview” dashboard is always flagged with unpublished changes
  • When setting scope for a tile the Class filter is ignored if Group is set
  • Tiles show incorrect output if an error occurs during configuration

Task as Table tile

  • Tables (e.g. Task as Table) would sometimes swap column headings until the data was refreshed
  • An additional Type column is shown in Task as Table tile output
  • Task as Table tile displays an error if no data is returned

3.0.6

Not released.

3.0.5

Known Issues

  • The Windows server 2016 dashboard displays under more when upgrading from a previous version

Improvements

  • Time Generated column in OMS table displays in human readable format
  • Improved Global search when using multiple words
  • Internal support for User profiles based on Windows group membership
  • Windows Server 2016 dashboard pack
  • Tables can display friendly times rather than Unix timestamps (e.g. “Ten minutes ago”)
  • Task as Table tile supports CSV and PowerShell List formats
  • Squared Up operates in a FIPS compliant environment

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Times are not shown in correct timezone
  • Internet Explorer 10 issues
  • Activating an evaluation key after a non-evaluation key does not work
  • Manually installing a licence produces an error
  • You can only view the first page of Dashboard Packs on the import page
  • Dynamic table does not work if the server is Windows Server 2016
  • Discarding changes to a published dashboard does not automatically redirect to the welcome page
  • Deleting a draft dashboard does not automatically redirect to the welcome page

VADA

  • Unfilter button cannot remove a filter defined globally
  • Hovering over an unmonitored device displays the incorrect mouse cursor

3.0.4

Known Issues

  • Installing and activating a license will display an error until the page is refreshed
  • VADA global filters can only be removed from the Filter Process Names pane

Improvements

  • Performance Drilldown responds faster
  • Support for SCOM 2016 and Windows Server 2016
  • Added Distributed Applications dashboard to Overview sub-menu
  • Added Operations Manager Management Group perspective

Bugs Addressed

General

  • Results of SCOM tasks sometimes display incorrectly
  • Graphs in exported Excel spreadsheets display incorrect time values

VADA

  • Distributed Applications do not load until view mode changed
  • Discovery does not always complete
  • Indicator for collapsed connections (e.g. “+1”) obscures port numbers
  • Invalid Distributed Applications still display options

Open Access

  • Open Access settings cannot be modified if an Open Access published dashboard was deleted

3.0.3

Known Issues

  • Installing and activating a license will display an error until the page is refreshed
  • VADA view for Distributed Application does not load until view mode changed

Improvements

  • VADA scalability improvements when discovering large numbers of monitored objects
  • Support for High-Availability deployments

Bugs Addressed

General

  • SQL Tile intermittently shows ‘Failed to select fields from a signed JSON request’
  • Switching perspective sometimes fails after reordering a perspective
  • Cannot drill down on performance tiles using Firefox
  • Performance drilldown sometimes shows all instances rather than selected instance
  • Components perspective sometimes empty when viewing Distributed Applications
  • SCOM Advanced Overview dashboard Critical Agents tile incorrect
  • Global search shows “no matching items” before search complete

Alert Tile

  • Criteria does not work unless a group or class configured
  • Criteria example text incorrect
  • Criteria help link incorrect
  • TicketId cannot be added as a column
  • Class scope ignored
  • Object path missing from default columns

SLA Tile

  • Only shows three significant figures
  • Gauges appear empty after configuration change
  • Displays incorrectly when object name does not fit

VADA

  • Unsupported Distributed Application does not render and no error is displayed
  • Indicator for collapsed connections (e.g. “+1”) sometimes display when no connections exist
  • Discovered processes sometimes display as “unknown”
  • Saving and loading dashboards sometimes very slow
  • Exported Distributed Applications do not include health rollups

Open Access

  • Dashboards sometimes appear before all data loaded
  • SLA Gauges always appear empty
  • Cannot navigate to other dashboards using navigation bar

3.0.2

Improvements

  • Significant improvements for mobile browsing throughout Squared Up
  • Permission information is now cached once after initial login, resulting in a significant performance improvement

Bugs addressed

General

  • Version numbers displayed by the installer were confusingly formatted as Major.Minor.Build.Revision instead of Major.Minor.Revision.Build
  • The perspective cache was unnecessarily reloading all perspectives after basic file edits
  • Perspective data was loaded multiple times on certain page loads

Open Access

  • Using Open Access on both v2 and v3 simultaneously caused ‘Access denied’ errors
  • Configurations for Open Access timings fell back to defaults in all cases

VADA

  • Discover mode was incorrectly offered to users lacking the ‘execute task’ permission
  • Component group names in exported DAs were often confusing
  • Controls were partially/incorrectly rendered by Open Access (they are now not rendered by default)
  • The ‘Search for a web server’ on the welcome screen used a search dropdown which could be clipped by other controls

3.0.1

Bugs addressed

General

  • The activation screen could present ‘[Object object]’ instead of the actual activation error
  • Perspectives being edited were immediately being saved as new drafts
  • Buttons were not being hidden according to a user’s SCOM role/permissions
  • Upgrades were incorrectly overwriting existing installation data rather than performing an actual upgrade
  • When uninstalling, confirmation for which sites to delete was displayed multiple times. Note: This issue is only resolved if your initial installation is 3.0.1+. You will still see this problem if you uninstall after upgrading from 3.0.0 to 3.0.1
  • Switching between Squared Up v2 and v3 sessions caused one of the sessions to be logged out
  • The welcome screen could overflow on smaller displays

VADA

  • Tiles were overlapping vertically in discover/analyze mode
  • Nodes with very large numbers of incoming/outgoing nodes could be expanded (and shouldn’t be)
  • Groups for each server were loaded on discovery, putting unnecessary load on SCOM
  • The analyze button was not being shown as selected even when in analyze mode
  • Queries could fail when no connections were discovered
  • DA topologies could not be loaded or displayed correctly
  • DAs themselves were displayed when a DA topology was opened

3.0.0

Initial public release label: Release notes keywords: release notes bug fix change list change log rank: 1000