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Change Logs

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This release added support for EU frequencies for the Battery Operated Data Logger. The actual release date of the firmware was September 22, 2023 but we are now uploading it here.

This firmware included no changes for the US/915MhZ versions of the loggers and does not require nor would we recommend an update if you use your loggers in the US.

Description Impact Recommendation

Features & Enhancements

  • Added support for 868MhZ (EU LoRa frequencies)
  • Logger will report as RF868 when it is configured for 868MhZ.
Low impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.8.2

11/09/2023

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Please note: this release log has been updated to reflect items originally included in the patch release but not communicated in the original notifications.

Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Resolved an issue where a credit card couldn’t be used for monthly subscriptions.
  • Resolved an issue where users were unable to see the comment box under annotations in the graph view.
  • Resolved an issue where a dashboard share link wasn’t appearing.
  • Improved the robustness of our input sanitization to strengthen security position.
No impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.8.1

10/12/2023

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Resolved an issue where Calibration and Tabular report PDFs were being truncated to 3 pages
  • Resolved an issue where new notification policies could not be saved for the same location until the user navigates away from the page
  • Resolved an issue where SSO login button did not advance to the SSO login page
  • Optimized performance of a query in the DicksonOne database
No impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.8.0

10/05/2023
Description Impact Recommendation

REST API Updates

  • Added current firmware version and last reading time of data loggers to the returned payload
  • Added the ability to filter archived loggers from the retrieved list of data loggers registered to an account
No impact No testing needed

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Resolved a bug where floor plans created from PDF uploads were rendered with a toolbar and with the bottom of the image cut off.
  • Resolved a bug where one-time Calibration reports could not be generated for some users
  • Resolved a bug where Monitoring Points > Data Loggers page did not display when the user’s language preference is set to French.
  • Resolved a bug where users logged into DicksonOne using an SSO URL would be unable to log back in using the SSO URL after the session timed out.
  • Optimized performance of DicksonOne when a large number of reports are scheduled to run simultaneously
No impact No testing needed

Feature Updates

  • Added the ability for users to edit the location of a floor plan from the Floor Plans and Locations pages
  • Added a cookie banner for DicksonOne
  • Added support for Atlas data logger’s light sensors when used as a remote sensor with the Cobalt X data logger
  • Added support for storing multiple calibration dates for sensors
  • Added support for dashes in SSO subdomains
  • Added France country code to supported phone call/SMS list
  • Added a new intermediary “dispatcher” service that handles routing RF requests from gateways to the appropriate DicksonOne environment
Low impact No testing needed

Design Updates

  • Updated Bootstrap framework to the latest version. As part of this update, the following design components were affected:
    • Shape of the search bar throughout DicksonOne
    • The Show/Hide buttons on Data Logger / Equipment > Overview graph no longer have “On/Off” labels in the switch
    • Borders and font styling throughout DicksonOne
  • Removed links to “Manage Data Logger Settings” and “Alarm Settings” from the top right of the graph on Monitoring Points > Data Logger/Equipment > Overview tab since the Settings tab navigates to the same page
  • Updated the Filter side panel on Manage > Notification Policies page to a dropdown menu
  • Updated the search bar label on the Apply Alarms page to “Select Channels or Data Loggers to apply”
  • Updated the search bar helper text on the Apply Alarms page to “Search for data loggers, channels, or additional tags (ex. Fridge)”
  • Updated the search bar on the Apply Alarms page to list all applicable channels or data loggers by default
Low impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.7.1

07/07/2023

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Description Impact Recommendation

Language Updates

  • Updated Spanish and French language support to include recent features, such as Floor Plans, Custom Dashboards, and Equipment View
No impact No testing needed

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Resolved a bug where custom dashboards, Data Logger Overview, and Equipment Overview pages displayed Fahrenheit values for loggers set to Celsius
  • Resolved a bug where floor plan pins were automatically moved to the top right corner of the floor plan for some users
  • Resolved a bug where deleting a data logger also removed the Alert History of the logger
  • Resolved a bug where past alerts could not be acknowledged for archived loggers
  • Resolved a bug where Daily Temperature Check reports displayed no data for archived loggers
  • Resolved a bug where some users did not see alarm icons on the Monitoring Points > Locations page
  • Resolved a bug where the selected display unit for custom alarm conditions could be cleared, resulting in alarms and notifications being displayed with the incorrect unit
  • Resolved a bug where some Data Logger widgets on custom dashboards displayed readings for channels that haven’t reported recently
  • Resolved a bug where users attempting to log into the DicksonOne mobile app using SSO would be logged in to the mobile browser instead of the app
  • Resolved a bug where users were unable to reassign reports from a contact being deleted
  • Resolved a bug where attempting to generate one-time Calibration and Alarm Coverage reports resulted in an error
  • Resolved a bug where alarm comments submitted through the DicksonOne mobile app were not captured in the audit trail
  • Resolved a bug where some users were unable to update their profile information and password
  • Removed the DicksonOne landing page footer from displaying when a user views the dashboard without being logged in
No impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.7.0

06/13/2023
Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes and Improvements

  • Resolved a bug where alarm configurations set to Celsius on RFL loggers were being treated as Fahrenheit, resulting in false alarm triggers and persisting alarms
  • Resolved a bug where links in Report emails did not open any pages
  • Resolved a bug where some accounts allowed RFL Loggers to be set to a 60-second sample rate, even though the minimum sample rate for RFL loggers should be 5 minutes
  • Resolved a bug where DicksonOne Support activity while logged in as users were not being captured in the audit trail
  • Resolved a bug where users using DicksonOne in Spanish received an Error 500 when attempting to access or edit custom alarms
  • Resolved a bug where users attempting to create notification policies with custom escalations for both warnings and excursions resulted in all the custom escalations being saved as excursions
  • Resolved a bug where annotations for a piece of equipment included channels that were not associated to the equipment, resulting in an Error 500
  • Reorganized and restructured job processing queues to optimize queues and improve resource monitoring
No impact No testing needed

Custom Dashboards

  • Added custom dashboards feature, enabling users more control over what information they want to monitor at a glance. New functionality introduced as part of this include:
    • Ability to build dashboards using various resizable widgets, including current data logger or equipment channel readings, alarm status, and floor plans
    • Ability to share the dashboard with other account users, devices through IP addresses, or publicly
    • Ability to customize the dashboard size and display orientation
    • Ability to constrain the dashboard to display within a specified time range
    • Ability to set a preferred dashboard as the default Overview page display
    • Ability to transfer ownership of the dashboard
    • Updates to the Audit Trail to include Custom Dashboard events
Minor impact Check new functionality

Floor Plans View

  • Added Floor Plans as an additional (but optional) Monitoring Point model, enabling users to visualize their data logger channels, equipment, and locations in the context of their facility. New functionality introduced as part of this include:
    • Ability to upload a single or multiple floor plans of a facility in PDF, PNG, JPG/JPEG format
    • Ability to place and remove monitoring points (data loggers, pieces of equipment, locations) on a floor plan
    • Ability to view or edit an existing floor plan based on the user’s permissions for that location
    • Shortcuts to create new monitoring points while editing the floor plan
    • Monitoring points are displayed with corresponding badge icons on the floor plan
    • If a monitoring point has one or more active alerts, the highest priority alert will be displayed on the floor plan for a quick at-a-glance view of the critical areas of concern.
    • Ability to upload floor plans directly to Locations/Sublocations or through the Floor Plans menu option
    • Updates to the Audit Trail to include Floor Plan events
Minor impact Check new functionality

Cobalt X Support

  • Added support for the Cobalt X data logger, enabling users to register the logger, display readings, and receive alerts through DicksonOne
Minor impact Check new functionality

DicksonOne v1.6.3

04/27/2023

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes

  • Resolved a bug where ping packets did not update a configuration timestamp, potentially triggering Not Reporting alarms
No impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.6.2

02/21/2023

Patch Release

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes

  • Resolved a bug where users with their time zones set to Puerto Rico time zone resulted in Error 500 
  • Resolved a bug where Monitor Equipment tiles did not display with the appropriate temperature unit conversion
  • Resolved a bug where the Alarm Coverage Report truncated the “paused” status when rendered as a PDF
  • Resolved a bug where updating configuration settings to audible alarm templates were being delayed
  • Resolved a bug where the Audit Trail captured Equipment exports as Account exports
  • Resolved a bug where alert notifications (SMS / Phone Call / Email) did not include information about the connected equipment
  • Updated Spanish and French translations of the application
No impact No testing needed

Design Update

  • Updated icons in the sidebar navigation menu from outlined icons to filled icons
  • Updated the icons for Overview and Manage in the sidebar navigation menu
No impact No testing needed

DicksonOne v1.6.1

02/03/2023

Patch Release

DicksonOne patch releases focus on addressing system bugs/issues and have no impact on validation. The purpose of a patch release is to restore any features back to specification so that users do not experience further issues with the system.

Description Impact Recommendation

Bug Fixes

  • Resolved a bug where creating a report returned an Error 500 if the account did not have any equipment created
  • Resolved a bug where equipment relied on an unindexed database column resulting in a performance issue
  • Resolved a bug where users experienced issues editing some of their alarm templates 
No impact No testing needed