AppIoT 201736 Release Notes

Release Notes Ericsson Application Platform

Featured issues in AppIoT Web Platform 201736:

Main end user improvements

  • New Feature: Users can now initiate a firmware upgrade from an actuator.
  • New Feature: Activity log shows the latest activities on devices and gateways with an option to view all historical activities. A filter shows succeeded or failed actions.
  • New Feature: User can now add and edit a Setting Category directly on an instance of a Device, Gateway, or Location.

Web API changes

  • api/v3/datacollectors/{id}/settings removed
  • api/v3/devices/{id}/settings removed
  • api/v3/locations/{id}/settings removed
  • api/v3/settings POST added
  • api/v3/settings/{id} PUT added
  • api/v3/dataCollectors/{id}/settingcategories/{dataCollectorTemplateId} GET added
  • api/v3/dataCollectors/{id}/addsettingcategory POST added
  • api/v3/dataCollectors/{id}/removesettingcategory/{settingCategoryId} DELETE added
  • api/v3/devices/{id}/settingcategories/{deviceTemplateId} GET added
  • api/v3/devices/{id}/addsettingcategory POST added
  • api/v3/devices/{id}/removesettingcategory/{settingCategoryId} DELETE added
  • api/v3/locations/{id}/settingcategories GET added
  • api/v3/locations/{id}/addsettingcategory POST added
  • api/v3/locations/{id}/removesettingcategory/{settingCategoryId} DELETE added
  • api/v3/resources GET added
  • api/v3/smartobjects GET added
  • api/v3/resourceModelDefinitions/export GET bug fix of response parameter names to match IPSO standard
  • api/v3/smartobjecttypes/import POST bug fix of input format to properly import file
  • api/v3/hardwareDefinitions/import POST added parameter SmartObjectTypes to response
  • Removed ”settings.” prefix from all page, filter and sort parameters for all GET operations that return paged lists
  • Actuator: added parameters related to actuator type
  • Setting: removed parameters CategoryIsHardwareSettings, CategoryIsSecuritySettings
  • Setting: parameter CategoryId replaced by SettingCategoryId
  • Setting: parameter IsPredefined replaced by IsInherited
  • SettingValue (request): added parameter IsInherited
  • DataCollector (request): added parameter SendToProvisioningManager
  • Device (response): added parameter InstanceType

Complete list of issues

AREA SUMMARY ISSUE TYPE
Gateway is able to request the configured IPSO data model. User story
Users can now initiate a firmware upgrade from an actuator. User story
Activity log shows the latest activities on devices and gateways with an option to view all historical activities. A filter shows succeeded or failed actions. User story
User can now add and edit a Setting Category directly on an instance of a Device, Gateway, or Location. User story
User now has the option to skip the bootstrap server selection step, and can select none even if there are selections available. Improvement
Updated swagger URL parameter documentation. Improvement
Register Device and Mass Register Devices features have been optimized to speed up the process. Improvement
Confirmation message now appears when an Event is created. Improvement
Removed the trashcan icons for device networks on the Tenant Admin page (it is not possible to remove a device network at this time). Improvement
Changed the selection method from X and ✓ to checkboxes in the Geomap -edit- toggle tabs lists. Improvement
Import button removed from Resource Types. Bug
Uploading an IPSO file resulted in duplicate resource types. Bug
When confirming activation of a transformer type, the user is now taken back to the Upload Transformer form (instead of the Transformer Types list). Bug
Internal error fixed which caused error, “DatabaseEntityNotFoundException” when user tried to create a setting category. Bug
Fixes to the POST Device Template request. Bug
Smart Object Type TypeID is now included in the request to the Gateway. Bug
On Trigger list; a newly-created Resource Collection in an existing Trigger can now be selected. Bug
In Locations – Devices: It is no longer possible to move a gateway internal device to a different location. Bug
Bootstrap server list is now populated (Dashboard – Location – Register Device: Bootstrap server selection). Bug
Mass Registration no longer causes the Activity Log to throw an error message, which was breaking the registration flow. Bug
Changes to Settings Categories are now reflected in instances of the category. Bug
Users are now able to save a Rule using 0 as trigger value. Bug
In the Location – Register Device page, the Setting Category default template values for a Device Type selection are now displayed Bug
Users with User Creation responsibility can now see the User list. Bug
Fixes to DeviceTypes RemoveSmartObjectType request. Bug
Transformer Types list and Edit/upload Transformer Types list now show correct Transformer status. Bug
Users can now remove added Settings Categories on a Location. Bug
Resource collections that specify an exact resource instance are now functioning correctly when the user attempts to use the resource group twice; for example, in two events or rules. Bug

 

Test

Recommendation is to proceed with deploy.

Total number of tests run 173

Passed by dev team, cannot track at this time due to ongoing new feature implementation.

Comments

New User guide placed on the AppIoT Docs site http://appiot-docs.azurewebsites.net