A new release of OfficeExpert has been released with new capabilities and improvements.
The most notable items of this release are listed below.







General Notes

UpdateAppliance v4.2.0
UpdateSimulation Bots v3.0.34
UpdateWindows Proxy v4.2.0
no updateOfficeExpert Power BI Template - QoS
no update
OfficeExpert Power BI Template - Usage Analytics
no updateTeams App:  OfficeExpert ACE v1.2
no updateTeams App:  ACE Bot v1.1
Updatepanagenda Dataminer v1.5.2





Appliance

New Feature

Certificate based Authentication

From now on you can configure certificate based authentication for the Azure AD App on the Analytics Settings Page of OfficeExpert. This increases the Security Level.


Improvement

Tenant Partitioning

A new option got added where you can exclude values from a partition setting. This helps you to manage your partitions more efficiently.


New Feature

Background Tasks of OfficeExpert

Customers can now check and verify if certain background tasks have been executed. Settings / Tasks provide you with a complete picture when a certain tasks e.g. Azure AD Users have been triggered and how long the task ran until it was finished.


Improvement

Optimization of several Data Tables

Several database tables got optimized in terms of sizing as well we had to optimize database functions which we use in many corners of our solution. As a result the disk consumption within OfficeExpert decreased a lot while the performance for certain functions increased.


Improvement

Communication/Account Profiles

The Form for both Profile Types have been adjusted to meet the UI guidelines


Improvement

Special Licenses Page

Loading time and other areas of this page has been improved whenever you switch between subscriptions and login categories


New Feature

Materialized Views for your Data Queries

You can now define  Materialized Views for your queries which you can further consume via your BI tool of choice. This massively improves the load time and speed whenever you import data into Power BI , a.s.o

Improvement

Azure Deployment - Disk specification

The Disk specification got slightly changed so that OfficeExpert uses the maximum out of an azure deployment

Bug Fixes

Plenty of bugs have been fixed




Simulation Bots

Improvement

Teams Sensor

We have adjusted this type of simulation in the background where we have increased user property caching

Improvement

OneDrive Sensor

We improved the situation that the OneDrive Sensor does not fall anymore into an Object reference not set to an instance of an object  failure message.

Bug Fixes

Several Bug Fixes

e.g.  Fixed an issue where the filesystem tests of a Teams Sensor failed because the temporary downloaded file is in already in use.



Available Update Installation Packages

The update can be triggered via the UI of OfficeExpertSettings / System Information page).



If you want to perform the update manually, you can download them from the following location.

Appliance Inplace Update

                                                                          
Recommended! (OfficeExpert Appliance has online access to docker.panagenda.com)        



(OfficeExpert Appliance does not have access to docker.panagenda.com)