vNode v1.21 – Release Notes

This update brings exciting new features to Data Exporter, enhancements to the Rest Api Server and Client, and much more.

Bootstrap (V.1.38.3)

Area Change Description
Licenses Fix Fixed an issue where the FleetManagerClient was not automatically licensed when instantiated before the rest of the licensed modules.
Licenses Fix Fixed tag writes through links to maintain compatibility with version 1.20.

Audit Trail (V.1.0.0) | New

Area Change Description
Driver New New module to provide Audit Trail reports for all operations executed in the VNode platform.

CAISO ADS Client (V.1.0.0)

Area Change Description
Driver Improv Added a new parameter for filtering the instructions received by the resource ID.
Config Update Updated the default URL to CAISO v8 endpoint.
Logs Improv Added more diagnostic logs.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Custom Client (V.1.4.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Derived Tags (V.1.4.2)

Area Change Description
Config Fix Changed input data validation to permit negative values in global variables.
Config Improv Simplified configuration of global variables.
Aggregations Fix Fixed a problem where first and last aggregation may not be properly calculated.
Config Improv Keeps the current value when the model changes or when creating a tag.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

DNP Client (V.1.2.1)

Area Change Description
Logs Fix Fixed a problem where Boolean statuses may not be properly represented in the logs.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

DNP Server (V.1.2.1)

Area Change Description
Logs Fix Fixed a problem where Boolean statuses may not be properly represented in the logs.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Farell Client (V.1.1.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed a problem where Boolean flags BDR.0.currentFee and BDR.1.currentFee could not be parsed properly.
Driver Fix Fixed a problem that occurred when disabling solicited requests.
Driver Improv Changed the bad quality value from null to the last known value.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Historian (V.1.16.4)

Area Change Description
API New Added an option to prevent converting below good quality points to null value in the data retrieval.
API New Added a parameter to limit the maximum number of points received in the data retrieval.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

IEC 102 Client (V.1.5.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New Added capability for retrieving the load profile from meters.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Laetus Wt Client (V.1.7.0)

Area Change Description
Module Disc Module discontinued.

Marchesini Client (V.1.2.0)

Area Change Description
Module Disc Module discontinued.

Mettler Toledo Client (V.1.3.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed a problem where the module may fail to parse the payload received in multiple chunks over slow networks.
Driver Fix Fixed wrong tag config validation due to invalid path.
Driver Fix Fixed invalid custom variable config. retrieval.
Driver Fix Fixed setting tag value to null for bad quality.
Driver Fix Fixed a problem when parsing the data received for specific payloads.
Logs Improv Added more diagnostics logs to data reception.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Mettler Toledo Client (V.1.3.1)

Area Change Description
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

MQTT Client (V.1.9.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New Added support for MQTT v5.
Driver New Added capability to publish data snapshots.
Driver New Added capability to publish custom payloads.
Driver Improv Increased module performance, especially for the Store&Forward functionality.
Driver Fix Fixed an error when using OR operand in the filter.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Notifier (V.1.9.0)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed a problem in the length of the message header in the SMPP protocol.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

OPC DA Client (V.1.8.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed error when carrying out polling read fallback.
Driver Fix Fixed deadlock when subscribeTags call fails.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

OPC UA Client (V.1.14.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New Added support for the Basic256Sha256 security policy.
Driver New Added tag browse functionality.
Driver New Added graphical interface for managing digital certificates.
Driver New Added support for Int64 and UInt64 data types.
Driver New Added support for reading arrays, matrixes, structs, and generic objects (converted to JSON).
Driver New Changed subscription to use batches of NodeIds.
Driver New Added support for endpoint discovery.
Driver New Added graphical certificate manager.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

OPC UA Server (V.1.11.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New Added Basic256Sha256 security policy.
Driver New Added the possibility to create different user roles to filter the data available for each role.
Driver New Added the possibility to add several endpoints.
Driver New Added HA functionality to retrieve raw historical data from Historian.
Driver New Added capability to invoke scripts from OPC UA methods.
Driver New Added graphical interface for managing digital certificates.
Driver Improv System tags provided by the OPC UA server have been increased.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Redundancy Agent (V.1.1.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Improv Added reconnection to backup connection after an instant disconnection.
Driver Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

REST API Client (V.1.8.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Improv User-Agent header included by default in the request.
Driver Improv Allowed spaces, hyphens, and underscores to be used for the client name in tag configuration.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

REST API Server (V.1.4.2)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed an error when using OR operand in the filter.
Driver Disc LinkManager API calls removed.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Scripting (V.1.5.0)

Area Change Description
Scripts Fix Fixed $.taskLocal that was not working.
Scripts Fix Fixed race condition when using $.global and $.taskLocal.
Scripts Improv Added external actions.
Scripts Improv Added support for fixed interval and cron expression for periodic actions.
Scripts Improv Added user defined parameters.
Scripts Improv Basic API call argument validation.
Scripts Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Solar Max (V.1.0.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New New module for connecting to Solarmax PV inverters, weather stations, and electrical meters.

Sparkplug Client (V.1.1.3)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed an error when using OR operand in the filter.
Driver Improv Included an explicit Primary host check status in the configuration.
Driver Improv Pause the module when there are no MQTT brokers configured.
Driver Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

SQL Client (V.1.3.1)

Area Change Description
Driver Fix Fixed missing SQL Server script for HistoryTransaction query default values.
Driver Fix Fixed an error when using OR operand in the filter.
Driver Fix Fixed default value for MySQL timezone.
Driver Improv Initial flag to HistoryTransaction events and parameters.
Driver Improv Initial flag to StandardTransaction parameters.
Driver Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

VDMA XML Client (V.1.4.0)

Area Change Description
Driver New Added support for data retrieval using a subscription mechanism.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Web UI (V.1.16.3)

Area Change Description
Users Fix Solved an issue where disabling a user may not work.
Interface Fix Popups may not work on IE11.
Driver Improv Historical tags limit removed.
Logs Improv Added the possibility to review real-time logs and file logs in the diagnostics section.
Interface Improv Added the possibility to close the lost connection popup using esc key.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.

Web Visioin (V.1.3.2)

Area Change Description
Components New Added disable property option to toggle and dropdown components.
Driver Improv Historical tags limit removed.
Components Fix Fixed the width of the Dropdown context menu when zooming in.
Components Improv Added disable property option to toggle and dropdown components.
Components Improv Added disable property to chart series.
Components Improv Added sort direction on tables and reports.
API Improv Added faster API connection for providing startup logs.