ADvendio Version 2.125 - Spring 2020

We are constantly extending ADvendio for you. To make sure you don’t miss any of the latest improvements and know what you have to do in order to make these features available for your whole team, we’ve created this page. Check the release notes regularly if you like to implement new features and to keep your system up to date.

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Release Notes - Version 2.125

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Attention: We're constantly improving ADvendio, but this also means certain features will be removed or replaced. Please check our Deprecation Schedule periodically to see if this affects you.

Version

Type

Components

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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Version

Type

Components

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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Requested by customer

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Accounting Interfaces

Handling of 0 invoice items for accruals, deferrals and distribution

AD-5800

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Accounting Interfaces

Fixed issue where the date of the Accounting Records Wizard reset upon starting.

AD-5747

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Accounting Interfaces

Enhanced the entry criteria for the Accounting Record Creation processes.

AD-5742

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Accounting Interfaces

In order to ensure consistency of your financial data, an Accounting Rule cannot be deleted once it has been used for Accounting Record creation.

AD-5643

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Accounting Interfaces

Enhanced the Accounting Record creation so that it also consider the Distribution Unit of the Campaign Item for Linear Distribution calculations.

AD-5492

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Accounting Interfaces

Removed check on Ad Type AdServer Login for non-delivery relevant billing categories.

AD-5266

 

 

x

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway

Fixed problems with targeting criteria not being used in check availability.

AD-5760

 

 

 

2.125, Gateway2.124.1

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP)

Fixed problems with excluded targeting criteria from an Ad Spec not being submitted to Google Ad Manager.

AD-5672
AD-5706

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP)

We always strive to use the newest technologies for our AdServer Integrations.

With version 2.125 we're now using the Google AdManager API v202002, keep an eye on https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/118751239 , to see which ADvendio version supports which APIs / AdServer Versions.

AD-5691

x

 

 

2.125

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP)

More configuration possibilities for your video ads in Google Ad Manager. We now support setting the inventory type.

AD-5522

 

 

x

2.125

New Feature

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP), AdServer Gateway / AppNexus, Programmatic / Assignment Wizard

More details in our Programmatic Revenue Import. We're now able to differentiate between open auctions and private auctions, giving you the possibility to really see for which channels you're having which numbers!

AD-5577
AD-5688

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP), Media Configuration

Various fixes for check availability in the Media Configuration.

AD-5580
AD-5763

 

 

 

2.125, Gateway2.124.2

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AppNexus

Fixed problems with the submit of Augmented Line Items to Xandr, as Device Types were overidden and a manage creative parameter was used, which caused problems in updating already running line item.

AD-5795, AD-5781

 

 

x

2.125, Gateway2.124.1, Gateway2.120.4, 2.120.7

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AppNexus

We fixed issues for AppNexus where there were time zone differences and delivery data were incomplete for reporting slots.

AD-5774, AD-5735

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AppNexus

For Xandr it's now possible to define the supply strategy for your augmented line items!

AD-5418

x

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Amount Calculation, Media Configuration, Media Search, PDF

For users that are using multiple decimals for Sales Prices we improved the usability within our components and on our PDF.

AD-5438, AD-5423

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Audience Segments, Selection Tree

For the selection of Audience Segments the performance was improved. Also an issue that arised when editing FreeWheel Audience Segments was fixed.

AD-5761, AD-5732

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Campaign Item Related List Custom

Fixed issue where default sorting on our Campaign Item Related List did not work.

AD-5648

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Campaign Item Related List Custom

We improved the usability of action buttons in combination with our Campaign Item Related List. Click here to check out the newest changes:

AD-5639

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Campaign Item, Programmatic, Programmatic / Programmatic Guaranteed

As a preparation for our Programmatic reporting we added a new field on the Campaign Item to break down the Revenue by Channel.

AD-5695

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Commercial Optimizer

Fixed issue where limits were encountered when cancelling packages with many components through the Optimizer.

AD-5788

 

 

x

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Commercial Optimizer

Fixed issue where CPU and SOQL limits were encountered when activating optimizer versions with many Campaign and/or Invoice Items.

AD-5786

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Commercial Optimizer, Finance / Cancellation Wizard

Enhanced cancellation process so that setting 'bill me' to false is carried out as part of the process instead of using a workflow rule.

AD-5597

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Commitment

To allow users the most flexibility with regards to their pricing and Commitments, users can now mark Media Campaigns as irrelevant for Commitments. Check out our wiki for more information: https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/241532950/4.16.2+Assign+Commitments+to+Media+Campaigns

AD-5752

x

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Dynamic Pricing

We improved our price rules. Now you are also able to match price rules with your Campaign Items if Frequency Capping is set.

AD-5482

 

 

x

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Dynamic Pricing

To improve the usability of Price Rules we made the "Where to apply" field required.

AD-5770

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Email-Notification

We implemented a new mail template for the mails you get from ADvendio to ensure a better User Experience.

AD-4916

 

 

x

2.125

New Feature

Exchange /
Display & Video 360

Great News for media buyers! We're doing our first steps in the integration of DV360! It's possible to connect to Google DV360 and then generate billing campaigns with the monthly ad spent for each advertiser. Stay tuned for more, as we're going to integration also the push in the following months.

AD-5599, AD-5769, AD-5582, AD-5779

 

x

x

2.125

Improvement

Exclusivity / Protections

For users of Targeting Sets we enhanced the capabilities of this great feature. Now, you can also add your Exclusivities from Google Ad Manager or FreeWheel to your Targeting Sets to avoid long setup times for your campaigns.

AD-5315

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Exclusivity Check, Media Search, ProductSearch+

We are constantly extending our Media Search for you. Our newest improvement here is the implementation of the Exclusivity Check for your non-digital inventory. Take a look at our wiki to learn how you could use this feature:

https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/617283880/4.1.4+Lightning+Media+Search#id-4.1.4LightningMediaSearch-CheckAvailability

https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/942309431/8.4.5.1+How+to+Configure+Media+Search+for+Content%2C+Exclusivity+Check+and+Out+of+Home+features

AD-5401

x

x

x

2.125

Improvement

Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard

Make invoice date in Invoice Wizard configurable

AD-5561

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard, Lightning Flow

As of version 2.125, Invoicing is now available for use in Lightning Flows.

AD-5078

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Finance / Invoicing / PreInvoice Wizard

To ensure the accuracy of your data, it is now no longer possible to set 'bill me' to true for cancelled/cancellation items.

AD-5503

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Finance, Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard

Fixed issue where "Invoice Amount" of non-linear invoice item was set to empty (null) after a previous invoice(-item) was invoiced.

AD-5753

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Key Values, Media Configuration, Selection Tree

We fixed problems with the search function in the key values selection. Also we fixed an error in the Selection Tree for Key Values/Audience Segments where values could be selected twice.

AD-5703, AD-5683

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Key Values, Selection Tree

For digital targeting the Key Value selection is an important part. We improved the tree to optimize the time for the selection. In addition, we improved the behaviour of values when using AdPrice AdServer Id Assignments.

AD-5491, AD-4681

x

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Lightning Flow

In order to further improve our product for Lightning design we integrated a Multi-select picklist Lightning Web Component.

AD-5416

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Media Campaign

Fixed issue where the billing status for items cloned through Media Campaign cloning was automatically emptied.

AD-5591

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

Media Configuration

Our Media Configuration is a powerful feature. To ensure a smooth process we invested time to improve the performance of this component.

AD-5794

 

 

 

2.125

Changes & Optimizations

Media Configuration

We fixed an issue where the Media Configuration could not handle too many invoice items.

AD-5766

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Media Search

Our Lightning Media Search now officially leaves the Beta status. Many customers are already using it. Also we are further preparing our product for the Digital Out of Home use cases of our customers. If you don't know it yet have a look at our Wiki to learn more about it.

https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/617283880/4.1.4+Lightning+Media+Search#id-4.1.4LightningMediaSearch-CheckAvailability

https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/942407734/4.2.13+Selling+%28Digital%29+Out+of+Home+Products+-%3E+Product+Search+Plus

AD-5697, AD-3462, AD-5641, AD-5479, AD-5425, AD-5481

x

 

x

2.125

Improvement

PDF

Enabled custom PDF preview for Invoices.

AD-5488

 

 

x

2.125

New Feature

PDF

For our customers using CPC prices we now added the eCPC column to your offer PDFs.

AD-5399

 

 

x

2.125

Improvement

PDF

Enhanced portrait Invoices where Gross Campaign Costs are shown to reduce spacing and showing irrelevant/duplicate information.

AD-5296

 

 

 

2.125

New Feature

PDF, Finance

With version 2.125, you can now show your customers a payment schedule on their quote PDF. This will provide for more transparency as to the expected payment/expenditures for the proposed Media Campaign.

AD-4101

x

 

x

2.125

Improvement

Programmatic / Assignment Wizard

We improved our programmatic assignment wizards so that you can handle the configuration of your programmatic import much smoother than before. It's now for example possible to easily select up to 1.000 entires at a time and assign them, saving a lot of time.

AD-5640, AD-5651

 

 

 

2.125

Improvement

SelfService

We are constantly making progress on our Self Service portal. If you’re interested contact your Technical Sales Manager or one of our Sales Managers.

AD-5755, AD-5668

 

 

x

2.125

New Feature

Subscription

The subscription mode is of growing importance across all industries. With ADvendio's newest feature, you can set up and configure your Subscription Contracts directly within ADvendio.

With our upcoming releases, we will implement the automated creation and updating of Media Campaigns based on Subscription Contracts.

AD-5665

 

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Email Notifications

Fixed issue sending new email templates.

AD-5854

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard, Finance / Invoicing / PreInvoice Wizard, Packages

Fixed issue where empty/zero Invoices were being created with only Package Headers where Packages had a gap in the runtime of components.

AD-5838

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Accounting Interfaces

Fixed issue where Item links in Accounting Records log file were not generated with the Salesforce instance.

AD-5834

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Media Search

Fixed issue where Media Search was not enabled for Lightning Flows.

AD-5832

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard

Fixed issue where Default invoice date configuration introduced in 2.125 was not respected by Lightning Invoice Wizard.

AD-5828

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Dynamic Pricing

Dynamic Pricing/Price Rules Performance improvement.

AD-5749

 

 

2.125.1

Changes & Optimizations

Media Configuration, Publication Dates

Optimized New Publication Dates Calendar in Media Configuration to deal with CPU limits.

AD-5739

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.125.2

Changes & Optimizations

Media Configuration

Fixed issue with saving targeting criteria from the Media Configuration.

AD-5859

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

Version

Type

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Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.125.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServerGateway/ AppNexus

Fixed an issue where Augmented Line Items could not be updated.

AD-5844

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

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Type

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.125.4

Improvements

Media Configuration / Dynamic Pricing

We worked on the performance of our Media Configuration. Therefore we decreased the time for the save process.

AD-5857, AD-5833

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

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Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.125.5

Changes & Optimizations

Inventory Rates Manager

Enhanced updating of existing placements and creation of new placements in the Inventory & Rates Manager.

AD-5868

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

2.125.6

Changes & Optimizations

Dynamic Pricing

We fixed an issue where price rules were not rounded.

AD-5896

2.125.6

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / FreeWheel

Breaking Change:

Freewheel released a breaking change to the delivery relevant Impression metrics! Please see what steps you need to undertake in order to still import the correct delivery numbers into ADvendio.

AD-5887

2.125.6

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway

We improved our error handling in the ADvendio Gateway, increasing the stability of your main business processes. Additionally we built a clearer messaging, if the Gateway is currently not accessible from ADvendio. Our new logic will retry the process, to prevent small temporary problems from disrupting your workflows and if that still fails, provide a clearer messaging for your users.

AD-5862

2.125.6

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AppNexus

We updated the default behaviour for the Daily Pacing of Xandr positions to always set it to 100%.

AD-5875


To install ADvendio please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a salesforce org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an incognito window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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Type

Component

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.125.7

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / FreeWheel

We enhanced the timeout logic within ADvendio so that we wait up to 20 minutes for the check availability process, before it was cancelled after 5 minutes so you receive no results.

AD-5933