What's new in Yellowfin 9.3

See how Yellowfin 9.3 provides business users with unique ways to engage with and act on their data, and addresses the needs of data analysts and developers who want to build and deploy amazing analytical experiences.

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New Feature Highlights

Create beautiful and meaningful dashboards

Make it yours effortlessly

Bring your design language to your dashboards easily with refreshed Text and Image Widgets, and a brand new Image Manager. All in a familiar user interface.

Embed exactly what you want

Embed exactly what you want

Assemble the best analytical experience with our enhanced JavaScript API - enabling your product teams to choose the right level of interactivity and even embed A.I. capabilities. Create and administer rich application experiences that are automated and scalable with new REST API functions.

Keep your teams on the same page

Keep your teams on the same page

Have the right information reach the right people with our new scheduled broadcasts for dashboards. Share pixel-perfect representations of your dashboards in PDF.

Yellowfin 9.3 Overview

Check out the latest enhancements and see them in action.

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Dashboard Broadcasting

Schedule and distribute dashboards to your entire organization

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Enhanced Image Widget

Drop images directly onto the canvas

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Enhanced Text Widget

Text writing gets a makeover

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Image Manager

Powerful image management

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Improved Filter Bookmarks

Bring your dashboard filter bookmarks anywhere

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Export to PDF improvements

Render your pixel-perfect dashboards into PDF

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Dashboard Tab Menu improvements

Better menus within reach

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Assisted Insights in JavaScript API

Utilize AI in your embedded dashboards

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Horizontal Alignment for Numeric Display Charts

Let us help you align those KPIs

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New Positioning Options for Report Totals

Left, right, top, bottom. Your choice.

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Colours for Chart Trim Display

Trim and color at the same time

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Enhanced Text Widget Parameters

Build dynamic narratives for your charts

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Enhanced Drill Through

Additional drill options for more use cases

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Toggle Minimum / Maximum Values in Filters

Show / Hide minimum and maximum values in your filters

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Toggle Report Names in Dashboards

Increased control over report names on dashboards

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New dashboard interactions in JavaScript API

Do more with your embedded analytics

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New Loaders in JavaScript API

Create and load content the way you want, faster

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Stylesheet improvements

Faster white-labelling across the suite

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Admin Mode in REST API

Smoother upgrades with zero-downtime

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REST API improvements

Increased control over administration, users and content

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Logging improvements

Making audits and activity tracking simple

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Decimal and Thousand Separator Improvements

Localize the display of your metrics

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Password Expiry and Reminders

Apply password expiration best practice

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IFrame and Application Integration Improvements

Blend different approaches for embedded analytics

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Single Sign On improvements

Additional options for Single Sign On

In more detail...

Dashboard Broadcasting

Dashboard Broadcasting

Just like reports, you can now schedule and broadcast dashboards as a link or PDF. Improvements include additional options for scheduling granularity.

Enhanced Image Widget

Enhanced Image Widget

You can now search for images and add them directly onto the dashboard. Images on the canvas can also be replaced in-line while retaining widget properties including opacity, positioning, dimensions and more.

Enhanced Text Widget

Enhanced Text Widget

Text Widgets have been refreshed with a new inline text editor, providing a much smoother experience for editing and formatting text. Improvements include new keyboard shortcuts for quicker edits.

Image Manager

Image Manager

A brand new image manager with improved search performance now allows you to apply new sorting options (newest, oldest, alphabetical) and also search for your uploaded images only. Improvements include the ability to tag uploaded images as corporate images which are only visible to users with appropriate roles.

Improved Filter Bookmarks

Improved Filter Bookmarks

Default filter bookmarks on dashboards are now retained when dashboards are edited or imported into other Yellowfin deployments.

Export to PDF improvements

Export to PDF improvements

Export to PDF for dashboards has been enhanced to support both canvas and preset layouts, providing a full rendering of the dashboard including visual representations for JavaScript charts and Code Mode objects.

Dashboard Tab Menu improvements

Dashboard Tab Menu improvements

Dashboard Tab menu has been modified to only expand on a click. Improvements include adding Export to Files capability to this menu for dashboards in both native Yellowfin and embedded scenarios via JavaScript API.

Assisted Insights in JavaScript API

Assisted Insights in
JavaScript API

Assisted Insights are now enabled for dashboards embedded with JavaScript API.

Horizontal Alignment for Numeric Display Charts

Horizontal Alignment for Numeric Display Charts

You can now apply left or right alignment to Numeric Display Charts, enabling greater control over spacing when designing canvas reports and dashboards.

New Positioning Options for Report Totals

New Positioning Options for Report Totals

Positioning for totals and subtotals in reports have been improved to include top and bottom options for columns, left and right options for rows.

Colours for Chart Trim Display

Colours for Chart Trim Display

Trim Display for charts has been improved to allow colour dimensions to be applied.

Enhanced Text Widget Parameters

Enhanced Text Widget Parameters

The new Tablevalue parameter allows you to display specific column and row data values from your tabular reports and retain column formatting in your Text Widgets.

Enhanced Drill Through

Enhanced Drill Through

Drill Throughs can now receive and pass hardcoded filters when jumping from one report to the next.

Toggle Minimum Maximum Values in Filters

Toggle Minimum / Maximum Values in Filters

You can now toggle the appearance of Minimum and Maximum Values in the filter values list.

Toggle Report Names in Dashboards

Toggle Report Names in Dashboards

Report names can now be toggled on or off for both canvas and preset dashboard layouts.

New dashboard interactions in JavaScript API

New dashboard interactions in JavaScript API

The enhanced JavaScript API enables you to access every interactive dashboard feature (Drill Throughs, Brushing, Assisted Insights, Export, etc) and also toggle UI interactions for reports.

New Loaders in JavaScript API

New Loaders in JavaScript API

New and improved loadReport() and createReportElement() functions now enable you to easily load specific content types (report, charts, canvas) in your embedded deployments.

Stylesheet improvements

Stylesheet improvements

New customization options through CSS variables have been introduced to make it much easier and quicker to apply prominent colors across the entire analytics suite.

Admin Mode in REST API

Admin Mode in REST API

New Admin Mode toggle in REST API enables you to suspend new content creation in your clustered instances and ensure a smooth zero-downtime upgrade.

REST API improvements

REST API improvements

New REST API endpoints have been introduced, enabling you to manage user access to client organizations, roles, categories, content including cache management for content translations, retrieving broadcast alerts and much more. Read our release notes for a full list of updates.

Logging improvements

Logging improvements

Application logging has been enhanced to include identifiers for threads and sessions including code functions.

Decimal and Thousand Separator Improvements

Decimal and Thousand Separator Improvements

New configuration options for decimal and thousand separators enable you to set regional display preferences based on the specific language of your users.

Password Expiry and Reminders

Password Expiry and Reminders

New configuration options enable you to apply password expiry policies including configurable expiry periods. Passwords approaching expiry dates will receive auto-reminder emails.

IFrame and Application Integration Improvements

IFrame and Application Integration Improvements

IFrame and Application integration can now co-exist in the same session. Improvements also include Multi Tab support for both integration methods and support for fixed-width host applications when embedding through Application integration.

Single Sign On improvements

Single Sign On improvements

Single Sign On (SSO) now enables you to programmatically check if an active session already exists within the browser before initiating a new session. Improvements include the ability to silently create sessions with web service tokens via Ajax.

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