July 30, 2021

New CML engine: docker.repository.cloudera.com/cloudera/cdv/cmldataviz:6.3.0-b53

New features

VIZ-367, VIZ-715
Data Visualization is available as a Machine Learning Runtime for Cloudera Machine Learning (CML) on CDP. For more information, see the ML runtime documentation.
VIZ-619
Natural Language Search (NLS) is now generally available. You can speed up visual creation and data analysis insights by enabling search-based data exploration. For more information, see the NLS documentation.
VIZ-639
[Tech Preview] A new data connection type is available in technical preview: you can connect to SQL Stream Builder (SSB), an integrated job management interface. SSB is a part of Cloudera Streaming Analytics powered by Apache Flink. For more information on SSB, see the Introduction to SQL Stream Builder.

Improvements

VIZ-278
Improvements have been implemented for table expansion and sorting within an expanded table column.
VIZ-359
You can export all columns in CSV without selecting or forcing maximum column display to fit the entire column list.
VIZ-452
If you use the default credentials to login to Data Visualization, you will be prompted to change your password at the first login.
VIZ-454
Editing an HTML Extension visual is now easier with a larger modal.
VIZ-491
If you use Oracle metadata connections, you can now configure to connect using a Service Name.
VIZ-549
If you have dashboard editing permissions, you can view the clone history of a dashboard in the Usage Info menu.
VIZ-621, VIZ-623, VIZ-687
Multiple improvements have been implemented for email jobs, including the ability to configure a job to send only on the first trigger, XLS attachment options, and the ability to include a message along an embedded image sent via email.
VIZ-640
Views are shown along with tables on PostgreSQL connections in the Connection Explorer.
VIZ-668
If you are an admin user, you can access the Daily Usage metrics page by clicking through the view count on the Data Visualization homepage.
VIZ-683
You can select any specific color from a color palette as the default or starting color for a visual.
VIZ-710
Improvements have been implemented for migrations on mySQL metadata connections.

Fixed issues

VIZ-343
Fixed a bug where the table expansion tooltip displayed HTML elements when you selected 'Send all fields as parameters'.
VIZ-361
Refreshing an External Link visual now works as expected.
VIZ-495
Enabling highlighting on table visuals using a Solr connection now works as expected.
VIZ-528
Fixed a bug where the 'Download As' options were hidden under the neighboring menu.
VIZ-548
Fixed a bug where the Direct Access SQL editor may run queries as lowercase.
VIZ-650
Date and Time Functions on Hive connections now work as expected.
VIZ-651
Fixed a bug where casting a field resulted in any custom expression getting overwritten.
VIZ-662
Users may now copy the job status error text by clicking on the error icon.
VIZ-664
Fixed a bug where crosstab download limits did not apply as expected for CSV downloads.
VIZ-673, VIZ-674
The Custom Styles page now shows dashboards and applications that use custom CSS, not just visuals.
VIZ-690
The 'Set as Homepage' option is now visible from dashboards but not individual visuals.
VIZ-717
Fixed a bug where sorting on a Y-trellis did not work as expected.
VIZ-753
Fixed a bug where Custom Styles failed to load on the Manage Custom Styles page as expected.