Linux Release Notes

Applicable to Sisense on Linux

For a list of release dates and Sisense's end of support, see Sisense Life Cycle.

Breaking Changes

Deprecated Features

Linux 8.0.5

8.0.5.245 - Service Pack - June 24, 2020

Features and Enhancements

Limitations

Selected Bug Fixes:

Pivot 2 Fixes:

Jump to Dashboard Add-on Fixes:

Other Fixes:

8.0.5.212 - Service Pack - June 11, 2020

The service pack includes the following fixed issues:

8.0.5.188 - Service Pack - June 2, 2020

The service pack includes the following fixed issues:

8.0.5.156 - Service Pack - May 25, 2020

8.0.5.150 - Official release of Sisense V8.0.5 - May 20, 2020

Announcing Breaking Changes

New Features and Enhancements

Introducing In-Warehouse Data Prep

Embed SDK

Other

Selected Bug Fixes

Linux 8.0.4

8.0.4.278 - Service Pack - May 20, 2020

The following issues were resolved:

8.0.4.273 - Service Pack - May 17, 2020

The following issues were resolved: 

8.0.4.258 - Official release of Sisense V8.0.4 - April 23, 2020

Announcing Breaking Changes

New Features and Enhancements

Introducing Sisense Natural Language Queries (NLQ)

New Data Models APIs

New Pivot Table Cell APIs

Sisense Live Improvements

OpenID Connect SSO

Deployment Improvements

Selected Bug Fixes

Limitations

8.0.3

8.0.3.148 - Service Pack - March 17, 2020

8.0.3.133 - Service Pack - February 24, 2020

8.0.3.131 - Service Pack - February 19, 2020

8.0.3.127 - Official release of Sisense V8.0.3 - February 11, 2020

Announcing Breaking Changes

New Features

Selected Bug Fixes

Limitations

8.0.2

8.0.2.231 - Service Pack- January 13, 2020

8.0.2.223 - Selected bugs were fixed - December 31, 2019

8.0.2.222 - Official release of Sisense V8.0.2 - Dec 29, 2019

New Features and Enhancements

Note: Configuration settings for EFK were removed from the default configuration files.

Selected Bug Fixes

Limitations

 

8.0

8.0.0.724 - Selected bugs were fixed - December 25, 2019

8.0.0.714 - Selected bugs were fixed - December 1, 2019

8.0.0.709 - Selected bugs related to build failures were handled - November 24, 2019

8.0.0.707 - Official release of Sisense V8.0 - November 15, 2019

New Features and Enhancements

Introducing AI Exploration Paths

End-User Report Management

New Certified Connectors

User Management Enhancements

Improved Active Directory Integration

More Flexibility for Managing Users in Groups

Rebranding Improvements

Other

 

New Deployment Options Supported

Multiple Build Nodes now Supported

Other

Selected Bug Fixes

Known Limitations

Widgets

ElastiCubes

Connectors

Admin Page and System settings

Data Security

Add-Ons

Other

7.4.3

7.4.3.301 - Selected bug fixes and security issues were handled - October 3, 2019

The following issues were fixed:

7.4.3.244 - Selected bug fixes and security issues were handled - September 4, 2019

7.4.3.237 - Selected bug fixes- August 26, 2019

7.4.3.231 - Selected bug fixes- August 19, 2019

7.4.3.215 - Official release of Sisense V7.4.3 - August 4, 2019

New Features and Enhancements

More Supported Deployment Options

Version 7.4.3 is certified for the following deployment options:

Single/Multi Location(Cloud Provider) Kubernetes OS(*) Storage Note

Single Node

ALL

Sisense kubespray

Ubuntu , RHEL, CentOS, Amazon Linux 2

Local second disk

 

Multi-Node

On Prem

Sisense kubespray

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS

GlusterFS/NFS

 

Amazon AWS

Sisense bundled kubespray

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS, Amazon Linux 2

GlusterFS/NFS/EFS/FSx

FSx uses EBS for Mono ZK

Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS)

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS, Amazon Linux 2

EFS/FSx

 

Microsoft Azure

Sisense kubespray

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS

GlusterFS/ Azure file share

 

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS

Azure Files

 

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

 

Sisense kubespray

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS

GlusterFS/NFS/Google Cloud Filestore

 

Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE)

Ubuntu, RHEL, CentOS

Google Cloud Filestore

 

(*) The following OS versions are certified:

Expanded Support for Add-ons

All certified add-ons are now supported except for the following:

The following add-ons may work, but are not fully functional:

Every version upgrade will update all certified add-ons to the version compatible with the release.
Note: Any manual change that you make to certified add-ons will be overwritten. Sisense recommends not modifying certified add-ons. If you want to change them, duplicate the add-on, rename it (including the internal label), and modify the duplicate version of the add-on. The upgrade process creates a backup copy of all add-ons, which can be restored if needed

Pivot Enhancements:

The Pivot widget now supports export to PDF. The first 1000 rows of the pivot are exported. To export the full pivot result set, use the Export to Excel feature

Connectors

The following additional connectors are now supported on Linux:

For the full list of supported data sources, Linux Connectors.

Other

Selected Bug Fixes

Limitations

Widgets

ElastiCubes

Connectors

Admin Page

Data Security

Add-ons

Other

7.4.1

7.4.1.571 - Selected bug fixes - July 11, 2019

7.4.1.564 - Selected bug fixes and security hardening - June 25, 2019

7.4.1.561 - Selected bug fixes - June 19, 2019

7.4.1.555 - Official release of Sisense V7.4.1 - June 11, 2019

Announcing Breaking Changes

New Features and Enhancements

Exclusionary Data Security

New and Improved Connectors

Supported Connectors

The following data source is now supported in this Linux release:

For the full list of supported data sources, Linux Connectors.

Deprecated Features

Limitations

ElastiCubes

Widgets

Connectors

Data Security

Add-ons

Other

7.3.1

7.3.1.632 - Initial release of Sisense Linux V7.3 - March 31, 2019

New Features and Enhancements

Supported Connectors

The following data sources are supported by the Linux release: (Linux Connectors)

Limitations

ElastiCubes

Widgets

Connectors

Data Security

Add-ons

Other

Pre/post build add-ons (planned to be introduced in a future release)