ONE Platform Release 1.60

Sitrion Communications

 

Add group to Cloud Comm writer/admin permissions

 
Sitrion has added the ability to grant all users in a group the cloud comm permissions.
 
How to use it: 
Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Permissions -> Security Groups console. A new button labeled “Add Group” is now available. Click the button and select a group from the Grant Permission dialogue and all users in that group will be granted cloud comm writer/admin permission.

Localized Channel Names now fully supported

 
In this release, localized channel names are now fully supported. 
 
How to use it: 
Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Channels console and you can now set your channel names for different languages. Users will see the localized channels on message headers depending on the language mode they have set on their device.

Tenant Administration

 

User Support Page

 
In this release, Sitrion has added a new user management screen designed to cater to cloud comm writers and admins who do not have tenant admin privileges to verify and manage users. The capabilities provided are:
 

  • Reset a user’s password – if Sitrion authentication is used by your tenant.
 
  • View login history details - if Sitrion authentication is used by your tenant.
 
  • Edit profile details for users
 
  • Check if users are in the deleted state 

 
 
How to use it: 
As a tenant admin navigate to the Tenant Admin -> Permissions console and select the End User Support permission level. You can then add a single user or add all users in a group to the permission level. Once permitted, the added users will have a new console accessible to them in the Tenant Admin labeled End User Support.

Notifications Tab control in Themes

 
Sitrion has added the ability to rename the notifications tab in the clients in the themes console.
 
How to use it:
As a tenant admin navigate to the Tenant Admin-> Themes console to edit a theme. Once in the edit view, the notifications tab options are displayed along with the other available tabs. Click the “Customize Tab Name” button to add custom tab name in all supported languages.

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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ONE Platform Release 1.59

Sitrion Communications

 

Ability to edit a mention on existing messages


Sitrion has added the ability to edit an existing message and add or change the employee mentions specified in a message

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Messages console. Edit a message and the ability to add and edit mentions is now available to the author.

Cloud Comm messages now support locale specific languages – Canadian French and Brazilian Portuguese


Some regions have a distinct dialect that differs from other regions that use the same language. In this release, Sitrion has added the capability to specify regional languages. 

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Settings ->  Options console and you can now enable Canadian French and Brazilian Portuguese. Once enabled, the language option will be available to all authors in the new message console. Should your organization require additional regional languages, please contact your customer success manager.

 

Mailto Links in BBcode links


The ability to specify a mailto link in a message link has been added to the new message and edit consoles. 

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> New Message or Messages console and you can now insert a mailto formatted link that triggers an employee’s client to open the default mail client. The supported format supports to address, subject and message body. Mailto links are also converted into tracked links allowing admins to track the usage of the links in the tracked links report.

For more details on mailto format please refer to this link  

Allow Cloud Comm writers to manage message they sent globally


Cloud Comm writers that have been granted the permission to send messages globally can now edit and manage the messages they sent to all users.

How to use it: As a Cloud Comm writer with the send global permission, navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Messages console and all messages sent globally will now be visible.

 

Channel subscription edit and subscribe existing users


Cloud Comm admins can now subscribe all existing users (in a group or globally) in channels.

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Channel console an administrator can now select an existing channel and subscribe all users which will subscribe all users that have permissions to view the channel. 

 

Channel subscription – group targeted channels can now subscribe new users to the group


Previously, channels that are available to a specific group would not subscribe new users to the group. In this release, new users to the group will be subscribed when this option is selected.

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Com -> Channel console an administrator can now enable subscribe new users for a channel that is only visible to a specific group(s) and all new users to the group will be automatically subscribed.

 

Chat

 

Ability to change managed group chat icons


*This feature is available on the server only and will not be respected by the mobile clients until the next client update.

Sitrion has added the ability to modify a group chat icon to make identification for user easier. 

How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin-> Chat console and select the chat you wish to add a custom icon for. On the far right you now can upload the icon by clicking the upload icon button. 

Note: Images should be 96x96 pixels

 

Ability to limit which group of users can create or add users to a chat


*This feature is added to the server but will be disabled until mobile clients that support this feature are widely available.

In addition to custom icons, this release includes the ability to control which groups of users can create new chats or add users to a group chat.

How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin-> Chat console and in the chat settings section you can enable this feature by selecting the “Only allow designated groups to create new chats or add a user to a chat” check box. Once enabled you can add groups by clicking the add group button and you can delete a designated group but clicking the delete button.

 

Tenant Admin

 

Customize email templates subject line


Sitrion has added the ability to set an email subject line for all our email templates. 

How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin-> Settings -> Email Templates console and select any of the email templates. Above the template editor you now can set the email subject.

 

Historical data access and export last 30 days in user report 

 
Sitrion has added the ability to view the user report for any day in the past. In addition to this, administrators can now export the last 30 days of data to a CSV/Excel format
 
How to use it:Navigate to the Tenant Admin-> Reports -> Users console and select any date in the added date picker. 
 
For the export function, you can only export for the last 30 days for performance reasons.

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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ONE Platform Release 1.58

Sub Folders for Resources


Sitrion has added the ability to add a sub folder to a resource folder. This new capability allows for 2 levels of folders to be created in the resources section area.

How to use it: Navigate to the Resources -> Folders console. Here you will see a new user interface for managing folders. Each folder has a number on the far right which indicates the number of items in the folder (links, folders, files). When you select a folder, you can now add a sub folder. Sub folders cannot be added to folders that are nested 2 levels deep.

Sub folders also inherit permissions from their parent which provides an easy and clear permissions capability.

 

Replacing Existing Files in Resources


In this release, Sitrion has added the capability to replace existing files with the same title.

How to use it: Navigate to the Resources -> Files console and you can upload an existing file with the same title in the selected folder. After clicking the Save button if a file in the selected folder already has this title, a new prompt will ask the publisher if they want to replace the existing file.

 

Inline Images in Cloud Comm messages


In this release, the ability to insert images in the middle of a message is now possible with the addition of an add image control in the message editor.

How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> New Message console and you can now insert images by clicking the insert image button on the editor toolbar. 

 

Bulk Delete Deleted Users in the User Console


Sitrion has added the ability to select and delete multiple users in the Tenant Admin User Console when viewing deleted users filter.

How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin -> Users console and select the Deleted Users User Status. Once viewing the deleted users, you can select multiple users for permanent deletion.

 

New Chat Report


In this release, Sitrion has added a new Chat report that includes the following metrics which can be filtered by groups:
 

  • Chat Usage Graph
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Daily Chat Usage
  • Quarterly Chat Usage
  • Monthly Chat Usage


How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin  -> Reports -> Chat console.

 

New 60 and 90 day Metrics


60 and 90 day new user metrics and Initiated Users Activity Levels metrics have been added to the User Report.

How to use it: Navigate to the Tenant Admin -> Reports -> Users console and you can now view 60 and 90 day metrics for New Users and Initiated Users Activity Levels.

 

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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ONE Platform Release 1.57

Cloud Comm Intersection Group Targeting

 
Sitrion has added the ability for authors to target a group intersection in this release. Authors can choose multiple groups and only target employees that are members of each of the selected groups
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> New Message console and you can use this type of targeting by enabling the “Users must be a member of all groups” checkbox below the groups selector. The recipient count will update to show how many users will be targeted in the message.

Video Description Property

 
In this release, Sitrion has added a new description property for videos. This allows Cloud resource administrators to set a short description for the any video. The description will only show in the Video console but could be used in custom video applications.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Resources -> Video console and you can now add a description for videos using the edit view.

Select Badge Actor for Badges

 
Sitrion has added the ability to choose an existing user as the actor (publisher) of badges. Customers would typically use this in conjunction with an avatar user in their system.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Badges console and you can now select who the badges come from.

Badge Report Export

 
In this release, Sitrion has added a new export capability for the individual badge report.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Reports -> Badges console and select a badge. Once in the badge report, you can now click the “export to excel” button to generate a CSV export.

External Badge Triggers and Custom Badge Rules

 
Sitrion has extended our badging solution to now support custom badge rules that can be triggered from external systems or custom MicroApps.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Badges console and you can now create a badge based on a custom trigger. This feature is intended to work with custom solutions and therefore you should engage with you customer success manager for further details.

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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ONE Platform Release 1.56

Multi-Language Support for Channels

 
Sitrion has added the ability for administrators to provide channel names and descriptions for multiple different languges. When used, employees that have devices configured for a languages that a channel has configured will see the channel name and information in the configured language.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Channels console and you can now set titles and descriptions for multiple languages via the edit or add dialogue by selecting the language dropdown. Channel title and description will always display in the tenant default language should the language requested by an employee device not be set.
 
**This feature addition is phase 1 of a multi phased feature roll out. Setting these properties will not currently work with the existing mobile clients. Sitrion is working to release updated clients that will support this feature.

Channel Filtering

 
One of the most requested features for Sitrion ONE is Channel Filtering. This feature is finally being released and allows employees to filter their feeds on a specific channel. When employees choose to view a filtered feed, they will be presented with a channel profile that contains the channel name, description image and banner.
 
How to use it: Employees have a few different ways to access a filtered channel view.

  1. Using the search function returns channels results as part of the Sitirion ONE smart search.
  2. Tapping the channel name in a message header will bring the user to the channel page.

 
**This feature addition is phase 1 of a multi phased feature roll out. The feature is currently only available in the HTML client. Sitrion is working to release updated clients that will support this feature.

Channel Profiles

 
This release includes a new feature called channel profiles which is related to the Channel Filtering feature. Channel profiles allow administrators to set a banner and profile image for channels which will be displayed to employees when they navigate to the new channel pages as part of the channel filtering feature.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Channels console select the channel you would like to edit and click the edit button. Once in the edit diaglog, click the “Edit Channel Profile” button to access the channel profile editor.
 
**This feature addition is phase 1 of a multi phased feature roll out. Setting these properties will not currently work with the existing mobile clients with the exception of the HTML client. Sitrion is working to release updated clients that will support this feature.

Configurable Sender Name for earned badges

 
In this release, Sitrion has added the ability for administrators to assign a custom sender name for all badges assigned to employees with the Sitrion ONE badges feature.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> Badges console and you can set the custom sender name.
 
**Changing the name will only affect badges awarded after the change was made.

Custom Badge Rules

 
Many customers have asked for the ability to have other systems and custom events create badges for their employees. In this release, administrators can now create custom badge rules that can be triggered by other systems or custom MicroApps
 
How to use it: Navigate to Cloud Comm -> Badges console and create a new badge. In the new badge editor, you now have ability to define a trigger key and how many points are needed to earn the badge. Please engage with your customer success manager for integration options.

My Messages Digest

 
In this latest release, cloud comm authors can be subscribed to a Digest that only provides updates for the content they have authored.
 
How to use it: In the Cloud Comm -> New Digest -> My Messages Digest console you can now register authors for this type of Digest.

Terms of use Export

 
The ability to use the terms of use report has been added allowing administrators to export which employees have accepted which term of use version.
 
How to use it: In the Tenant Admin-> Terms of Use console, a new export action is available. Click to view the export report in CSV format.

Convert existing group to External Group for GroupSync integration

 
Some of our customers have existing groups created in the Groups console that they would like to start synchronizing with a back-end system of record. This release enables an administrator to set an external group id for new and existing groups.
 
How to use it: Navigate to Cloud Comm -> Group console and select any group. With this feature you can now do the following:

  • Edit the external group Id for and existing external group
  • Add an external group id for a group that was created in the console.
New Hub Released

 
A new version of the Sitrion ONE Hub has been released. This version introduces two new features:

  • Multiple hub redundancy support
  • DNS based firewall rule support.

 
How to use it: Navigate to Tenant Admin-> Get Started console to download the latest version. Reference the latest documentation on the Sitrion Support portal here

New Windows Collector Service available for GroupSync

A new version of our windows collector service for GroupSync is available which addresses a few issues some of our customers. Consult with your customer success manager for more details if you would like to update this service.

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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ONE Platform Release 1.55

Mention an employee in Cloud Comm Messages

In this release, Sitrion has added the ability for writers to mention an employee in a message. This capability sends a push notification to the employee that was mentioned in the message if they have push notifications enabled and have the new mentions notification option enabled.
 
How to use it: Navigate to the Cloud Comm -> New message console and a new attachment option is available. When clicked, the Mention people dialog displays to allow specific users to be selected.

Select Multiple Poll Options

In this latest release, cloud comm authors can now optionally allow employees to select multiple poll options in a single poll.
 
How to use it: In the Cloud Comm -> New Messages console, when authoring a poll, authors can now choose between a single choice and multiple-choice poll type. Employees can then select multiple choices in the card.

Writers can now Copy an existing message

 
One of our most requested feature is for the ability for authors to copy an existing message as a new message.
 
How to use it: In the Cloud Comm -> Messages console, a new action button is available beside the edit button to copy a message. Clicking this button will open a new tab in your browser that contains the new message console with all attributes from the copied message, prefilled in the new message.

Grant Writer ability to post without group

 
Some of our customers would like to allow some employees with the cloud comm writer permission to be able to post globally without a group. In this release Cloud Comm admins or Tenant admins can grant this right to Cloud Comm writers.
 
How to use it: Navigate to Cloud Comm -> Permissions -> Writer Permissions console and you now can grant the new permission to any existing or new writers.

Assign group to channel writer permissions

 
This release also allows Cloud Comm or Tenant admins to grant a group the permission to write to a channel. Making any member of the group writers to a channel.
 
How to use it: Navigate to Cloud Comm -> Channels console and when a channel is selected a new dropdown is available next to the filter by name search box. Admins can select any existing group to grant all members permission to write to this channel. 

Authors can now comment on behalf in message console

 
As with the ability to change the message publisher, this new feature allows authors to change a comment publisher when commenting in the message console.
 
How to use it: Navigate to Cloud Comm -> Messages console and select an existing message. The reactions comments section now allows authors to change who the comment author is. This capability is only available to admins and writers that have been granted the change message publisher right.

Ability to Disable likes and/or comments on messages

 
This version now permits more granularity on if a message should allow employees to like or comment. The new change allows authors to choose if a message enables likes, comments or both.
 
How to use it: In the Cloud Comm -> New Message console when disabling social interactions, you are now presented with the option of choosing which of the social interactions you wish to disable.

Markus von Aschoff, VP, Portfolio Management

As the Vice President of Portfolio Management, Markus is responsible for the strategic product portfolio and product & solutions lifecycle. His tasks range from market research, customer and partner interviews to conceptualizing, evangelizing and productizing new solutions for the Sitrion product portfolio. He works closely with R&D, marketing, sales, and professional services to find the next big thing for Sitrion and to get it into the market ahead of the competition. Prior to Sitrion he co-founded a strategy consulting company, helped entrepreneurs to quadruple their business, and started two martial arts schools having trained more than 500 martial arts students.

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