Release Notes

 

Release 1.454.0
May 13 2024

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.453.0
May 9 2024

  • Fixes visual gaps in the velocity metric views menu

Release 1.452.0
May 8 2024

  • Adds a new “Integrations Manager” role that can only manage source tools connected to an organization and cannot see any metrics or workspaces

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.451.0
Apr 30 2024

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.450.0
Apr 30 2024

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.449.0
Apr 29 2024

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.448.0
Apr 24 2024

  • Updates related to delivery of pdf dashboards via email

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.447.0
Apr 18 2024

  • Customers can subscribe to receive dashboards delivered to their email as a pdf every week (currently in beta; ask your customer success rep for access)

Release 1.446.0
Apr 15 2024

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.445.0
Apr 12 2024

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.444.0
Apr 10 2024

  • Remember and route to intended destination when required to log in after clicking a link

  • Fixes an issue preventing allocation metrics from updating

  • Ensures ADO commit activity is properly linked to tickets for the purposes of calculating investment hours/allocation

  • Improves print stylesheet for dashboards

Release 1.443.0
Apr 8 2024

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.442.0
Apr 5 2024

  • The estimation method dropdown on the portfolio report remembers your preference whenever you visit a portfolio

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.441.0
Apr 3 2024

  • User field filtering now available in advanced filters on all card metrics

  • Sprint attainment metrics can now be edited on the dashboard

Release 1.440.0
Apr 2 2024

  • Prevent renamed ADO sprints from showing a copy of the sprint with the old name in our sprint metrics

Release 1.439.0
Mar 29 2024

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.438.0
Mar 28 2024

  • Users can add full size sprint attainment metrics to dashboards

Release 1.437.0
Mar 26 2024

  • ADO sprint attainment load time improvements

  • Add custom user field support to Work Items columns and advanced filters

Release 1.436.0
Mar 21 2024

  • Show target lines on attainment metrics

Release 1.435.0
Mar 19 2024

  • Speed up generation of investment hours metrics

  • Misc maintenance

Release 1.434.0
Mar 13 2024

  • Misc bug fixes

Release 1.433.0
Mar 12 2024

  • Fixes an issue causing ADO card links to be missed in rare cases

Release 1.432.0
Mar 8 2024

  • Exclude merge commits from investment hours metric

  • Improve UI of pinned portfolio filters

Release 1.431.0
Mar 6 2024

  • Generate initial data from servicenow integration

Release 1.430.0
Mar 4 2024

  • Adds ability to export source data as a csv from attainment widgets

  • Makes sprint widgets respond to dashboard filters

Release 1.429.0
Feb 29 2024

  • Leap year fix

Release 1.428.0
Feb 28 2024

  • Improves new sprint attainment widget by adding a full metric view that can be seen by clicking the widget

  • Removes redundant properties from the app

Release 1.427.0
Feb 26 2024

  • Improve commit to card link recognition

Release 1.426.0
Feb 21 2024

  • Update dependencies

  • Set up dora lead time for a specific customer

Release 1.425.0
Feb 19 2024

  • Adds a prototype of a new sprint attainment widget that shows the impact of scope changes during sprints

Release 1.424.0
Feb 16 2024

  • Make columns on the work items table sortable

  • Various bug fixes

Release 1.423.0
Feb 14 2024

  • Update dependencies

  • Remove redundant card property storage from the app

Release 1.422.0
Feb 12 2024

  • Adds a basic servicenow integration to track incidents

Release 1.421.1
Feb 8 2024

  • Prevents disabling of ticket ID in the new work items table columns

Release 1.421.0
Feb 7 2024

  • Upgrade Launch Darkly sdk to latest version

  • Add details panels to new work items table feature

  • Enable columns to be customized on the new work items table feature

Release 1.420.0
Feb 5 2024

  • Speed up allocation metric generation time

  • Fix request routing problem

  • Misc data download fixes

Release 1.419.0
Feb 1 2024

  • Infrastructure udpate

Release 1.418.0
Jan 31 2024

  • Enable nested advanced filters for the new work items table feature

  • Misc customer support tasks

Release 1.417.0
Jan 30 2024

  • Fix a bug causing saved pie chart or heatmap metric configs to error out when trying to change them to another chart type

  • Add risk count to the new work items table

Release 1.416.0
Jan 26 2024

  • Update Launch Darkly sdk version

  • Fix broken migrations when creating new environments

  • Setup new single tenant environment for a customer

Release 1.415.0
Jan 24 2024

  • Customers can now set different salary rates for their contributors using tags, so that Allocation metrics can be more precise. This is an early access feature, so talk to your customer success person if you’re interested in seeing it in action.


Release 1.414.0
Jan 22 2024

  • Update for Allstacks staff enabling cleanup of orphaned user accounts

Release 1.413.0
Jan 18 2024

  • When items are deleted in Jira Align, Allstacks updates to reflect those changes

Release 1.412.0
Jan 16 2024

  • Users can add saved filters as rows to the portfolio report to create sections on the portfolio report that self-update based on rules.

Release 1.411.0
Jan 12 2024

  • Expand Allocation/Investment Hours metric history to 5 years instead of 2 years

Release 1.410.0
Jan 10 2024

  • Enable cap report generation for a specific customer

Release 1.409.0
Jan 9 2024

  • Enable staff users to add tables to dashboards. This is part of a new feature we will be releasing in the next few weeks.

Release 1.408.0
Jan 5 2024

  • Makes all date type fields from Jira usable in advanced filters

Release 1.407.0
Jan 4 2024

  • Misc bug fixes

  • Jira Align parent objects are distinguished from other objects of the same name to avoid confusion

Release 1.406.0
Jan 2 2024

  • Misc bug fixes

Release 1.405.0
Dec 18 2023

  • Lays the groundwork for being able to add lists of cards based on a custom filter to a dashboard

Release 1.404.0
Dec 14 2023

  • Re-enable labels to be pinned to portfolio reports

Release 1.403.0
Dec 12 2023

  • When a problem causes metric data to be out of data, automatically trigger regeneration as soon as the problem is resolved.

Release 1.402.0
Dec 11 2023

  • Infrastructure updates

  • ADO download optimizations

Release 1.401.0
Dec 8 2023

  • When a dashboard filter isn’t applicable to a metric on that dashboard that metric will be skipped and a note will appear saying some filters were not applied

Release 1.400.0
Dec 6 2023

  • Add investment hours and allocation columns to the portfolio report

Release 1.399.0
Dec 4 2023

  • Infrastructure updates

  • Fixes an issue that can cause forecasts to be different between the portfolio and milestone report for the same item

Release 1.398.0
Dec 1 2023

  • Optimizes coding data download from ADO

Release 1.397.0
Nov 28 2023

  • Adds the ability to save and re-use filter sets on dashboards

Release 1.396.0
Nov 27 2023

  • Fixes an issue where users could get stuck in a hopeless redirect for a dashboard if the last dashboard they visited was deleted

Release 1.395.0
Nov 21 2023

  • Fix rare performance issue

Release 1.394.0
Nov 20 2023

  • Improvements to nightly data import efficiency

Release 1.393.0
Nov 15 2023

  • Renames the new Investment Hours metric to Resource Allocation

  • Adds a new Investment Hours metric that just shows hours worked without multiplying that by a blended rate

Release 1.392.0
Nov 15 2023

  • Security enhancements

Release 1.391.0
Nov 14 2023

  • Fixes a regression causing the “descendants of” filter UI to be unwieldy

Release 1.390.0
Nov 13 2023

  • Fixes a couple of minor bugs

Release 1.389.0
Nov 8 2023

  • Update data import schedule for daylight savings

  • Fixes a bug causing the employee management page to take a long time to load in some cases

  • Allows any card type to be used for grouping metric data (was formerly limited to items on a special “parent items” list)

  • Adds advanced filters to dashboards

Release 1.388.0
Nov 6 2023

  • Fixes various minor bugs

Release 1.387.0
Nov 1 2023

  • Improves CSV upload for configuring teams and tags

  • Fixes various minor bugs

Release 1.386.0
Oct 30 2023

  • Fixes an issue causing data import from Gitlab to take longer than necessary

Release 1.385.0
Oct 27 2023

  • Fixes an issue with Launch Darkly

  • Adds support for Jira Align themes

  • Updates csv roster upload to have a reconciliation function

  • Fixes a bug where data for a tool that was enabled and then disabled would still show up in some places and not in others, causing confusion

  • Prevents certain out of memory issues with our nightly data import

Release 1.384.0
Oct 25 2023

  • Adds support for Jira Align epics

Release 1.383.0
Oct 23 2023

  • Followup fix for an issue where cards for a specific customer were not getting updated in Allstacks

Release 1.382.0
Oct 20 2023

  • Fixes an issue with generating links from TFS projects

  • Fixes an issue where cards for a specific customer were not getting updated in Allstacks

Release 1.381.0
Oct 18 2023

  • Fixes oauth for Jira integration

  • Fixes an issue where cards for a specific customer were not getting updated in Allstacks (partial success)

  • Fixes an issue where entering incorrect login information would show an error page rather than showing the correct screen in the login flow

Release 1.380.0
Oct 17 2023

  • Fixes certain card links for a specific customer

  • Optimizes generation of users from Github integration

Release 1.379.0
Oct 16 2023

  • Adds a special workspace in each organization for managing default dashboard templates.

  • Fixes a bug preventing Allstacks staff from updating parent card types for organizations

Release 1.378.0
Oct 12 2023

  • Adds a Jira Align integration so that metrics can be grouped by the Jira Align features that work is associated with, and Jira Align features can be pinned to portfolio reports. This integration is currently in beta so ask your Allstacks rep for early access.

  • Improves load times for most metrics.

Release 1.377.0
Oct 10 2023

  • Fixes an obscure data ingestion issue

Release 1.376.0
Oct 4 2023

  • Adds a user interface so customers can customize their portfolio report columns and column order

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.375.0
Oct 2 2023

  • Dashboards can be filtered by people and tags. At this time this feature is flagged and available to any customer upon request.

Release 1.374.0
Sep 28 2023

  • Infrastructure updates

  • Fixes a rare issue that could cause velocity metrics to be missing data

Release 1.373.0
Sep 27 2023

  • Reprocesses Jenkins data to improve granularity of filtering

Release 1.372.0
Sep 25 2023

  • Adds the ability for staff users to turn on notes as a custom portfolio column.

Release 1.371.0
Sep 22 2023

  • Adds support for Jenkins branch name filtering

  • Fixes an issue where organizations with large amounts of data could fail to generate all their Jira labels in Allstacks

Release 1.370.0
Sep 20 2023

  • More improvements for custom columns on the portfolio report. Full release with customer-facing UI coming soon.

Release 1.369.1
Sep 19 2023

  • Improved support for custom columns on the portfolio report. Full release with customer-facing UI coming soon.

Release 1.369.0
Sep 18 2023

  • Groundwork for Jira Align integration

  • Various maintenance tasks

Release 1.368.0
Sep 14 2023

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.367.0
Sep 13 2023

  • Adds two experimental features. Contact your Allstacks rep for access:

    • Ability to download chart datapoints as a csv

    • A new allocations metric that estimates development costs based on your average salaries and the hours allstacks detects your engineers as being active for each work item

Release 1.366.0, 1.366.1, 1.366.2
Sep 12 2023

  • Infrastructure updates

Release 1.365.0
Sep 11 2023

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.364.0
Sep 8 2023

  • Adds a minimum histogram bin size so charts with only one datapoint in them can load.

Release 1.363.0
Sep 7 2023

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.362.0
Sep 6 2023

  • Improves efficiency for ADO downloads

Release 1.361.0
Sep 5 2023

  • Adds the ability for Allstacks staff to enable custom fields as new columns in the portfolio report upon request for customers. A customer-facing UI for this is coming soon.

Release 1.360.0
Aug 31 2023

  • Fixes a bug in ADO commit metrics

  • Fixes a bug where a custom field was erroneously returning no data

Release 1.359.0
Aug 30 2023

  • Improves efficiency for ADO downloads

Release 1.358.1
Aug 28 2023

  • Fix a bug causing missing data for a customer

Release 1.358.0
Aug 28 2023

  • Fix a bug causing customization of the DORA Lead Time metric to fail

Release 1.357.0
Aug 23 2023

  • Optimization to reduce AWS spend

Release 1.356.0
Aug 21, 2023

  • Adds the ability to add Jira sprint attainment widgets to dashboards

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.355.0
Aug 16, 2023

  • Adds two new versions of the Pull Request Comments metric that exclude the PR creator’s own comments from what’s counted in the chart

Release 1.354.0
Aug 14, 2023

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.353.0
Aug 9, 2023

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.352.1
Aug 7, 2023

  • Fixes a bug

Release 1.352.0
Aug 7, 2023

  • Adds ADO iteration paths and area paths to advanced filters and metric grouping options

Release 1.351.0
Aug 1, 2023

  • Improves load times for certain metrics

Release 1.350.0
July 31, 2023

  • Adds the ability to add multiple target lines to a metric and improves the styling of the line

Release 1.349.0
July 28, 2023

  • Resolve an issue preventing a customer’s data import from completing

Release 1.348.0
July 27, 2023

  • Adds a new admin panel for Allstacks staff

Release 1.347.0
July 26, 2023

  • Prevent items in a removed status in ADO from appearing in metrics or milestone scope

  • Beta release of sprint attainment dashboard widgets for ADO. Talk to your account representative about how to get early access.

Release 1.346.0
July 24, 2023

  • Custom annotation lines can be added to metrics indicating benchmarks, key events, etc. Apply annotations via the new Annotation section at the bottom of the Chart Settings sidebar.

Release 1.345.0
July 21, 2023

  • Improvements to metric load times

Release 1.344.0
July 19, 2023

  • Misc bugfixes

Release 1.343.0
July 17, 2023

  • Adds a Github Actions integration

Release 1.342.0
July 14, 2023

  • Followup to release 1.340.0 that fixes some cases the original release missed

Release 1.341.0
July 10, 2023

  • Fixes an issue where emojis in Jenkins project names could break download of Jenkins data 🙃

  • Fixes a bug in heatmaps

  • Other maintenance work

Release 1.340.0
July 6, 2023

  • Adds a process for cleaning up old links between tickets that no longer exist in Jira, often caused by certain kinds of “move” actions in Jira or 3rd party Jira plugins.

Release 1.339.0
July 5, 2023

  • Enables some custom fields that were missing for a specific customer in advanced filters

  • Improves grouping by tag in metrics for cases where a user has multiple tags

Release 1.338.0
June 29, 2023

  • Bugfix and removal of some old allstacks staff-only admin pages

Release 1.337.0
June 28, 2023

  • Makes the ability to copy dashboards available to all users with appropriate edit permissions. Previously this was an Allstacks-staff-only utility

Release 1.336.0
June 26, 2023

  • Updates data cleanup/deletion scripts

Release 1.335.0
June 21, 2023

  • Prep-work for enabling sprint boards from Jira as objects in Allstacks

  • Prep-work for enabling sprint attainment widgets from ADO data

Release 1.334.0
June 16, 2023

  • Security updates

Release 1.333.0
June 14, 2023

  • Adds key event labels to portfolio timeline view that appear on hover

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.332.0
June 12, 2023

  • Adds better handling for renamed fields in Jira

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.331.0
June 7, 2023

  • Updates nightly data import release locks for each org as it completes rather than waiting until all orgs finish

  • Improves efficiency of download retries

Release 1.330.0
June 5, 2023

  • Fixes a bug where changing to a pie chart when a metric includes customizations incompatible with a pie chart causes the metric to fail. Now the incompatible configurations are just ignored.

  • Fixes a bug where items with multiple labels weren’t getting counted correctly when grouping metrics by label.

Release 1.329.0
May 31, 2023

  • Fixes a bug with ADO labels and filtering

Release 1.328.0
May 30, 2023

  • Improvements to workflow for generating software capitalization reports (currently only available to Allstacks staff users)

Release 1.327.0, 1.327.1
May 24, 2023

  • Fixes a bug preventing deleted users from being re-invited

Release 1.326.0
May 22, 2023

  • Fixes a bug preventing sorting sprints by date in metrics

Release 1.325.0
May 17, 2023

  • Adds an experimental feature for customizing the Y axis on charts to use any numeric field. Ask your Allstacks rep for early access.

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.324.0
May 15, 2023

  • Adds the ability for Allstacks staff users to configure filters for software capitalization reports

Release 1.323.0
May 10, 2023

  • Changes the default settings for new teams to use all connected tools and automatically use any new resources that appear

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.322.0
May 9, 2023

  • Adds support for the Teams field in Jira for grouping and filtering metric data

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.321.2 (Includes 1.321.0 and 1.321.1)
May 2, 2023

  • Adds an experimental sprint attainment dashboard KPI widget that can be enabled by Allstacks staff upon request.

  • Re-adds the timeline view to the portfolio report for early access customers. General release coming soon.

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.320.0
Apr 26, 2023

  • Adds more filtering capabilities to software capitalization reporting

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.319.0
Apr 24, 2023

  • Fixes a bug where stacked bar charts could show an incorrect axis label

Release 1.318.0
Apr 20, 2023

  • Fixes a bug causing deleted items in Jira to still show as linked in Allstacks

Release 1.317.0
Apr 19, 2023

  • Adds work item filtering to the dashboard.

  • Fixes a bug causing tickets from different PM tools to show as linked in Allstacks

  • Fixes a bug in chart settings for metrics grouped by parent items by default

Release 1.316.0
Apr 17, 2023

  • Adds an “Uncategorized” series when grouping metrics by users and their tags. When using tag grouping, items that have users associated with them that don’t have tags in the selected category will be grouped into “Uncategorized.”

  • Fixes a bug preventing the deletion of teams

Release 1.315.0
Apr 14, 2023

  • Fixes a bug causing the employee management page to be very slow when enabling contributors

  • Other misc. bugfixes

Release 1.314.0
Apr 13, 2023

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.313.1 (includes 1.313.0)
Apr 12, 2023

  • Fixes a bug on the milestone report, ensuring that the stories table lists the correct items

  • Fixes a bug that caused cards with multiple links between them in Jira to become unlinked in Allstacks if one of the links was removed even if other links between the two items remained.

  • Other misc. bugfixes

Release 1.312.0
Apr 5, 2023

  • UX change to prevent accidentally turning off all contributors

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.311.0
Apr 3, 2023

  • Adds Jira project IDs alongside project names throughout the app

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.310.0
Mar 30, 2023

  • Increases download concurrency for nightly data import

Release 1.309.0
Mar 29, 2023

  • Fixes a bug that could make the portfolio report unsortable

Release 1.308.0
Mar 27, 2023

  • Adds a new metric for viewing sprint attainment on a percentage basis.

  • Adds the ability to change the date range on dashboards

 

Release 1.307, Release 1.307.1
Mar 23, 2023

  • Increases concurrent downloads in the nightly data import

  • Tickets added to a sprint in ADO within the first 24 hours of the sprint now count as “original commitment”

    • (Jira sprints still go off the timestamp for when the “start sprint” button was pressed for establishing original commitment)

Release 1.306, Release 1.306.1
Mar 22, 2023