Release Notes for Discovery Hub 18.10.x

18.10.1 - Initial Release

Release Documentation

New features

  • ODX Server Manager for the Operational Data Exchange (ODX) Server with support for Azure Data Lake.
  • Support for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance
  • Functionality to clone fields
  • Consistent read on Dynamics NAV adapter
  • Shared Semantic Layer: Row level security, hierarchies, hide settings for unused endpoint types, validate model against endpoints, data formats, display folders, prevent deployment of an endpoint in specific environments, guarding of semantic models, prioritize models on execution, added table and schema reference to tables, consistent dragging direction when creating relations


  • Conditional lookup fields performance and usability improvements
  • Easier setup of Oracle data source
  • Tooltips provide more information
  • Connection Manager updated with support for semantic endpoints, ODX and CData data sources.
  • Shared Semantic Layer: Improved display of relations, improved method for assigning semantic objects to endpoints, improved mapping of tables


  • Qlik Modeler has been deprecated in favor of the Shared Semantic Layer.


  • B00646 Text file data source issues
  • B01293 Work item list duplication
  • B01298 Spelling errors
  • B01304 Remove "DING" from shortcuts in tree
  • B01311 Wrong dirty table when editing project variable
  • B01317 Bold tables (with description) loose bold after automation wizard
  • B01364 Hidden semantic fields not hidden in Tableau
  • B01370 Excel character bug
  • B01386 Differential deploy for aggregated tables does not detect data type errors.
  • B01394 Cdata JSON - OAuth not working
  • B01395 Removing a table with a lot of fields used in a semantic model gives a warning that can't be closed due to the length of the message
  • B01403 Additional NAV adapter - Incr load + cleanup wizard
  • B01404 Script parameterization issues
  • B01416 Differential deployment issues
  • B01423 Missing Template Selection on some data sources
  • B01424 Copy date tables to Dimension issue
  • B01438 No scroll bar jump in the project tree when adding a conditional lookup field or a relation
  • B01439 Excel data source - Sheet and column names with double byte characters is not possible,
  • B01452 Differential deployment - Foreign key relations is always checked.
  • B01455 CData - Data type double with a scale of 0 must be parsed to a SQL float data type
  • B01457 Automate/Add Suggested Constraints sets relations as Default incorrectly
  • B01459 Data Source Extraction Settings Count Bug
  • B01464 UI Bug: Adding Table Staging>DWH with field selection window
  • B01467 Exporting and importing project sets all lookups as 'Use Temp Table'
  • B01470 Adding joins through automatic history date does not suggest none method
  • B01479 Error on deployment of semantic model when using dynamic variables in selection rule.
  • B01483 NAV adapter - double validating causes large projects to be very slow to open
  • B01486 Wrong tool tip when scale, precision or character length changes during synchronization of data source
  • B01489 CData data source will use SSIS for transfer if parent is set to use SSIS when using global databases
  • B01492 CDATA Provider update forgets all settings
  • B01502 Column store indexes fail deployment with incremental load and history tables
  • B01510 Data Source Settings Query table issue
  • B01512 Add Edit Database Role menu missing
  • B01518 Wrong endpoint feature validation

Fixed in 18.10.2

  • B01525 Entire Row Hash Key for views should be disabled
  • B01527 Junk and Aggregated tables does not get marked as modified when source fields are renamed
  • B01529 Shortcut conflict when editing name in tree
  • B01530 Super Natural Key field is not available in aggregation table
  • B01531 Problem with creating new fields after enabling 'Keep lookup values up-to-date'
  • B01532 CData - REST provider not avaliable in add/edit cdata provider
  • B01533 Row level security is allowed on semantic custom fields
  • B01536 'Keep lookup values up-to-date' should detect changes regardless of case-insensitive or accent-insensitive collations
  • B01537 Selecting a database collation should be possible before creating a business unit / data warehouse database

Fixed in 18.10.3

  • B01547 Direct Read and Dynamic Variables is not working
  • B01546 Batch data cleansing doesn't work properly with Keep lookup values up-to-date
  • B01545 Semantic layer custom measures not using correct setup type
  • B01543 Oracle Data Source - Cannot deploy SSIS package fore query tables using the Oracle Data Provider for .Net
  • B01542 SSL - Custom selection rule can not handle renaming of parameter field
  • B01541 SQL cleanup wizard removing security table for semantic layer row security
  • B01451 SSIS, Dynamic Project Variables, and Data Selection Rules on Incremental Tables
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