This Week in Bamboo (July 10, 2011 – July 16, 2011)

SA35 Project Portfolio Dashboard R1.8.35 for SharePoint 2007 & 1.8.42 for SharePoint 2010:

New Features:

  • Includes sample manual installation/uninstallation script in the “misc” folder of the installation package.

Bug Fixes:

  • Internal bug fixes to support SharePoint Project Management Central R2.2
  • Fixed improper logging

 

 HW45 SharePoint Task Master for SharePoint 2007 (Release 2.5.11) & SharePoint 2010 (2.5.74):

Bug Fixes:

 

SA12 SharePoint Project Management Central for SharePoint 2007 (Release 2.2.20) & SharePoint 2010 (2.2.19):

SharePoint 2007

New Features:

  • This version includes the following Web Parts:
    • Data-Viewer Web Part (File version 3.3.25).
    • List Simple Search Web Part (File version 2.1.39).
    • Bamboo KPI Custom Column (File version 1.3.46).
    • Site Creation Plus (File version 1.4.45).
    • SharePoint Task Master (File version 2.5.11).
    • Group Email Web Part (File version 1.7.11).
    • Bamboo Visual Indicator Custom Column (File version 1.3.31).
    • Calendar Plus Web Part (File version 4.1.47).
    • List Rollup Web Part (File version 5.0.118).
    • Alert Plus 3.1 (File version 3.1.29)
  • Page load performance improved 50% for the Portfolio site Project Central page (with KPI columns).
  • Includes sample manual installation/uninstallation script in the “misc” folder of the installation package.

Bug Fixes:

  • Slow performance on the Portfolio site home page.
  • For German language installations, the Resource Cost Allocation report page displays the dollar sign ($) instead of the Euro (€).
  • The Resource Task Timeline report displays an error when the regional settings are set to German.
  • Missing language settings in the Baseline Web Part.

SharePoint 2010:

New:

  • This version includes the following Web Parts:
    • Data-Viewer Web Part (File version 30.3.26).
    • List Simple Search Web Part (File version 20.1.42).
    • Bamboo KPI Custom Column (File version 10.3.41).
    • Site Creation Plus (File version 10.4.31).
    • SharePoint Task Master (File version 20.5.74).
    • Group Email Web Part (File version 10.7.24).
    • Bamboo Visual Indicator Custom Column (File version 10.3.43).
    • Calendar Plus Web Part (File version 40.1.39).
    • List Rollup Web Part (File version 50.0.126).
    • Alert Plus 3.1 (File version 30.1.29)
  • Page load performance improved 50% for the Portfolio site Project Central page (with KPI columns).
  • Includes sample manual installation/uninstallation script in the “misc” folder of the installation package.

Bug Fixes:

  • Slow performance on the Portfolio site home page.
  • For German language installations, the Resource Cost Allocation report page displays the dollar sign ($) instead of the Euro (€).
  • The Resource Task Timeline report displays an error when the regional settings are set to German.
  • Missing language settings in the Baseline Web Part.

Fixes for In-Place Upgrade:

  • After running the in-place upgrade, users will not see data in the All My Projects tab on the portfolio site’s Project Central tab. Edit the Data-Viewer Web Part to select the list again.
  • If the project sites have unique permissions, users will not see the Tasks or Issues lists after the in-place upgrade. The workaround is to click the Update Data button on the portfolio site’s Settings tab and click Run Now for the Bamboo
  • Update Tasks, Issues, Project Health Lists Timer Job Scheduler.
  • Before running the in-place upgrade, sites that are not PM Central sites will be displayed as sites that have been upgraded to R2.1 in Central Administration in the Project Central Upgrade Monitoring Page.

 

SA08 Workflow Conductor for SharePoint 2010 (Release 2.0.0):

New Features:

  • New Widget – Run PowerShell Script: Run Windows PowerShell scripts on the local server.
  • New Widget – Update User Info: Update SharePoint user profile properties.
  • New Widget – Update AD Account: Update Active Directory account information.
  • New Widget – Add Column: Add an existing site column to a list or library.
  • New Widget – Set Item Permissions: Set (or remove) item-level permissions.
  • New Widget – Create AD Group: Create a new Active Directory group.
  • New Widget – Remove AD Group: Remove a group from Active Directory.
  • New Widget – Remove SharePoint Group: Remove a SharePoint site group.
  • New Widget – Create Site: Create a new SharePoint site.
  • New Widget – Delete Site: Delete a SharePoint site.
  • New Widget – Set Site Permissions: Set the permissions for a SharePoint site.
  • New workflow deployment methods:
    • Simple Publishing: Publish workflows without recycling the application pool. Workflows can be published locally to the list or as reusable workflows to the site or site collection that can be associated with any list or library in that site or site collection.
    • Solution Deployment: Deploy workflows as farm workflow solutions just as in previous versions of Workflow Conductor. Workflows can still be deployed immediately from Conductor Studio or at a scheduled time.
    • Manual workflow deployment: Workflows deployed using Solution Deployment that are scheduled can now be manually deployed at any time from the Workflow Conductor Control Panel.
  • With the new Simple Publishing deployment method, easily create new workflow versions overwriting existing workflows of the same name. Workflows already in progress will be allowed to complete and new workflow instances will use the new workflow version.
  • Enhanced lookup functionality:
    • Ability to define the site collection property using a lookup in the Create Item and Delete Item widgets.
    • Set the target group for the Add User to AD Group widget using a lookup.
    • Choose a display format for the results of user lookups.
  • Improved Template Gallery user interface that allows filtering and sorting.
  • Send Email widget now supports attachments.
  • New options for notifying workflow initiators, designers, or any user, group or email address about workflow errors.
  • Includes sample manual installation scripts in the “misc” folder of the installation package.

Bug Fixes:

  • If you start a workflow in Simulation Mode, the Repeat While widget Loop Delay property is not set to “0.”
  • When upgrading Workflow Conductor, the database configuration may fail if the previous version’s Widget Category settings were modified from the default.
  • Other general bug fixes.

 

 

 


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