SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Release Notes

19 Jan 2022

1. Release Summary

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Release

 

2. Usability Enhancements

2.1 Swiftly Set the Application Theme and Landing Page

From now on, you can set the homepage of your SwiftEnterprise Application more easily and quickly as the Landing Page Setting option has been moved under the User Profile menu. Similarly, you can set the application theme in a few clicks just by selecting the colors available under the User Profile menu.

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Landing page menu

2.2 Set the UOM for Capacity Planning on Release Planning Board

Earlier, you could select the unit of measurement for the release capacity planning using the “Unit Of Measurement For Release Capacity Planning” project level preference. Now the same can be done in the Release Planning Board itself as the preference has been moved on the board as an icon.

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Release Planning

2.3 Support of Multi-Select Fields in External Work Request

From this release onwards, you can even configure the multi-select fields in your External Work Requests form to collect information from the users.

3. Defects Addressed

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Defects Addressed

4. Platform Supported

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Platform Supported

5. Deliverables

SwiftEnterprise 9.6 Deliverables

6. Annexure 1: Release Compatibility

Release Compatibility: SwiftEnterprise 9.0.0 and above means, while upgrading an existing customer installation of SwiftEnterprise, you will consider following –

6.1 Upgrading the database component

  1. If your current release is prior to SwiftEnterprise 9.0.0, then you must upgrade the database by running DB.EXE for all the interim releases up to SwiftEnterprise 9.0.0.
  2. Once you have reached 9.0.0 version, you can directly run SwiftEnterprise 9.6.0 DB.EXE.
  3. If your current release is SwiftEnterprise 9.0.0 or above, you can directly run SwiftEnterprise 9.6.0 DB.EXE.

6.2 Upgrading the WildFly component

  1. Make deployment as mentioned in the ReadME.pdf, present in the SwiftEnterprise 9.6.0 release folder.
  2. If your current release is SwiftEnterprise 9.5.0, then follow the deployment impact present in this release document.
  3. If your current releaseis prior to SwiftEnterprise 9.5.0, you must apply the deployment impacts mentioned in all the interim releases up to SwiftEnterprise 9.5.0. Once that is done, then follow the deployment impact present in this release document.

6.3 MSP Plugin Version

The MSP Plugin Version is not tied to release compatibility. It is changed whenever there are fixes or enhancements in the plugin code. The MSP plugin version is mentioned in the Release Summary section of the Release Notes. We append ‘updated’ tag to the version number if there is a change in the plugin version shipped in the previous SwiftEnterprise release.