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Version 7.0

Overview

Version 7.0 was released in April 2008.

Features and Enhancements

v7.0 introduced many performance improvements and menu changes.

Several improvements to the system enhanced performance and efficiency.

  • Publishing: Unified and faster campaign publishing, through the UI and APIs. 
  • API: Feature additions to WebServices and HTTP APIs and campaign deployment improvements.
  • Import: Improved performance, decrease time to import. 
  • Lists: Optimized the query to display subscriber count per list on the Lists page.
  • Realm Management: Improved Delete and Migration performance
  • Report Wizard: improved performance

A new menu tool allows easier access of key features.  

Release Dates and Change List

7.0.0 to 7.0.2

7.0.0    - 03/2008:  Test on Premiere 7.0.1    - 04/10/08 7.0.1.2    - 03/31/08 7.0.1.4    - 04/04/08 7.0.2    - 04/22/08

  • Improvements:

    • Publishing: Unified and faster campaign publishing, through the UI and APIs. 

    • Corrected issues with Dedupe causing out of memory error.

    • Database: Fixed several potential memory leaks where results sets were not closing

    • API: Use the List Properties from the List in the email, or over ride list properties with passed in parameters.

    • Campaigns will automatically fix a bad Subscriber ID Tag. 

    • %25%25SUBSCRIBER_ID_TAG%25%25 will be caught and converted correctly

    • Customer Care tickets can be sent from the Child to the support address set in the Parent. 

    • Tickets submitted from the parent go directly to Support.

    • Customer Care tickets now include the name of the broadcaster or system domain Import: Improved performance, decrease time to import. 

    • Optouts are no longer saved until the end, preventing issues where subscribers are reimported when they choose to optout in the past.

    • Lists: Optimized the query to display subscriber count per list on the Lists page

    • Improved Realm Delete/Import/Migration performance

    • Report Wizard improved performance (and no longer sends an email of the report by default)

  • New Features:

    • Admin: Admin Service Status page (bin/admin_service_status) displays the status of the Robots/Services

    • Admin: Admin System Status page (ADMIN > UTILITY > SYSTEM STATUS) displays the status of the CPU, Memory, and Disk space, and provides access to Log files

    • Admin: Admin Tools page (ADMIN > UTILITY > ADMIN TOOLS) displays a list of Support/IT tools for troubleshooting the system

    • HTTP API: Option to import subscribers with MIME as the Subscriber Selected Format

    • HTTP API: Option to send one-off messages in alternate character sets, such as UTF-8 WebServices

    • API: Option to send one-off messages in alternate character sets, such as UTF-8

    • Menu: Improved menu tool, now displays over the top of all items in a page

    • Menu: Event Macros can now be accessed via LISTS > EVENT MACROS

    • Realm Mgmt: Realm About page  (CUSTOMER CENTER > ABOUT REALM) displays realm settings for the customer to view

    • Template: Support %%STOP%% tags in urls with / instead of &

7.0.3 to 7.0.9

7.0.3    - 04/28/09 7.0.4     - Does not exist 7.0.5    - 5/10/08 7.0.6    - 05/29/08 7.0.7    - 06/16/08 7.0.8    - 06/25/08 7.0.9    - 07/09/08

  • New Features:

    • API HTTP: Option to send one-off messages in alternate character sets, such as UTF-8

    • API HTTP: Option to import subscribers with MIME as the Subscriber Selected Format

    • API HTTP: Option to return count of segmentation when running a list

    • API HTTP: Command to test a segmentation rule against a list and return a count

    • API Webservices: Option to send one-off messages in alternate character sets, such as UTF-8

    • API Webservices: Option to return count of segmentation when running a list

    • API Webservices: Command to test a segmentation rule against a list and return a count

    • API Webservices: Option to update unicode custom field values

    • API Webservices: Use the charset defined in the template, if any, but allow the charset= parameter to override it.

    • Event Wizard: Add list_id to Event Report results

    • Scheduled Event Report: Option to report events that occurred in the past x number of hours.

    • Scheduled Event Report: Add list_id to Event Report result

    • Scheduled Event Report: Add the option to not FTP reports that have no results or are blank.

    • Menu: Improved menu tool, now displays over the top of all items in a page Menu: Event Macros can now be accessed via LISTS > EVENT MACROS

    • Realm Mgmt: Realm About page  (CUSTOMER CENTER > ABOUT REALM) displays realm settings for the customer to view

    • Suppression: Added option to optout subscribers who are suppressed.

    • Super Admin: Admin Service Status page (bin/admin_service_status) displays the status of the Robots/Services Super

    • Admin: Admin System Status page (ADMIN > UTILITY > SYSTEM STATUS) displays the status of the CPU, Memory, and Disk space, and provides access to Log files

    • Super Admin: Admin Tools page (ADMIN > UTILITY > ADMIN TOOLS) displays a list of Support/IT tools for troubleshooting the system

    • Template: Support %%STOP%% tags in urls with / instead of &

  • Improvements:

    • API: Use the List Properties from the List in the email, or over ride list properties with passed in parameters.

    • API: Merged the "send" command for both the Web and WebServices API so they use one handler APISendMessageHandler. This makes both commands identical and enables easy modification for future features.

    • API: api message sending: add campaign id to tracking event, if campaign id available.

    • API FTP: Add db persistence to FTP API Processor for importing XML and flat files

    • API HTTP: Test Harness now recognizes all commands

    • API HTTP: Fixed Web API send and trackingsend so the list properties are populated in the email, and passed in parameters override list properties.

    • API Webservices: userSetData supports both custom fields AND regular subscriber fields.

    • Campaigns: Automatically fix a bad Subscriber ID Tag.  %25%25SUBSCRIBER_ID_TAG%25%25 will be caught and converted correctly

    • Customer Care: Tickets can be sent from the Child to the support address set in the Parent.  Tickets submitted from the parent go directly to Support.

    • Customer Care: Tickets now include the name of the broadcaster or system domain

    • Customer Care: Additional priority options and Priority (Critical, High, Normal, Low) displayed in subject line

    • Database: Fixed several potential memory leaks

    • Export: Improved to give more frequent updates to the progress bar, improved error handling

    • Import: Improved performance, decrease time to import.  Optouts are no longer saved until the end, preventing issues where subscribers are reimported when they choose to optout in the past.

    • Lists: Optimized the query to display subscriber count per list on the Lists page

    • Publishing: Improved publishing overall, merging publishing code to make it more efficient.  This impacts workflow, courtesy, confirmation, display message, forward to a friend, suppression, deliverabiility, Run Wizard, Calendar, and API publishing.

    • Publishing: Improved logging, task status handling, error handling

    • Publishing: Improved publishing with Track Sends, dedupe subcribers

    • Realm Mgmt: Increase the robustness and improve performance of Delete Realm robot.

    • Realm Mgmt: Improved Realm migrationRealm Mgmt: Cascade VMTA to children unless otherwise defined

    • Report Wizard: Memory performance improvements. 

    • Report Wizard: Set the maximum number of returned customer_data fields to 500 to help prevent out of memory issues.

    • Report Wizard: Option to generate the HTML report instead of having it generated by default. If no report format is specified, it will default to HTML

    • Segmentation: Set database timeout to 15 minutes when testing seg rules

    • Workflow: Remove temporary subscriptions that are added when Workflow is run

7.0.10    - 02/21/08

  • API FTP - drop_subscriptions now updates subscriber counts

  • API FTP - improved MySQL import speed

  • API HTTP - Can now pass \r and \n

  • API Webservices - Added Logging, Fixed misnamed method

  • Calendar - Removed option to delete suppressed subscribers, as this has been removed from publishing in general

  • Lists - Decorative From addresses with commas now working

  • Lists - Confirm Opt-in format now saved

  • Publishing - Improve memory use

  • Publishing - Improve Goodmail support

  • Templates - Improve contains, startswith, and endswith tag logic

7.0.11    - 09/15/08

7.0.11a    - 09/22/08

7.0.12    - 10/28/08

7.0.13    - 01/07/09

  • HTTP/Webservices, Conversion Tracking

7.0.14    - 03/25/09

  • FTAF Security Fix

7.0.15    - 03/26/09

  • FTP API Optout Fix
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