Release Notes and Announcements

Jama Connect 8.52 Cloud Release Notes

By Chloe posted 07-08-2020 09:42


Release date AU: 2020/07/10
Release date US/EMEA: 2020/07/10


New options for custom reports 



 An upgraded Velocity exporter allows report writers to upload HTML templates with full Velocity script support, including header and footer customization, and control of page size, margin, style, and layout. 


Important: For Velocity reports in PDF format to appear correctly, changes must be made to your custom PDF reports. For more information, see the community guide on custom velocity PDF exports or contact your consultant.



Self-hosted organization administrators now have the ability to selectively extend permission for specific custom reports. Cloud customers must contact Support to configure these settings. 



Updates from customer feedback

This release adds the ability to sort from the Tags column in List View.


Performance improvements

This release provides general performance improvements.


Resolved issues

ID Description
SOS-DEF-368 Reuse and edit options are now correctly displayed when a user with read access selects items from List View or filter results. 
SOS-DEF-607 In List View, the configure fields drop-down list now includes a scroll bar for item types. 
SOS-DEF-656 Exporting a Word document no longer adds an extra paragraph above the heading. 
SOS-DEF-2146 The Tag Cloud now correctly updates when adding more than 20 tags. 
SOS-DEF-4378 Duplicating a project with more than 12 workflow overrides now successfully completes. 
SOS-DEF-4583 You can now relate test runs to items from the API. 
SOS-DEF-4793 Exporting to Word using the Office Template no longer creates an extra line break after rich text fields. 
SOS-DEF-1247 The dashboard bar graph correctly shows all entries for result sets greater than 20

Known issues

ID Description

When exporting an item from a Word or PDF document, and the item has more than one table without any text in between the tables, the lower border of the last table is missing.