ADvendio Version 2.144.1 - Summer 2021

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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ADvendio version 2.137, contained important security enhancements. As per usual, we highly recommend testing this version before installing it in your production org. For additional information on exactly what was changed and how this might impact users, please see the following Security Review Communication 2020/2021 - ADvendio Version 2.137

Release Notes - Version 2.144.1

 

Please take note that the version number 2.143 and 2.144 were skipped as unofficial releases due to technical reasons.

Before updating ADvendio from a lower to the newest version you first need to install version 2.104. See links below!

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.

Need help during the installation? See our upgrade tips.

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.

 

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Version

Type

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Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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Requested by customer

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP)

We are now using the new Google API version v202105. Please keep the deprecation schedule in mind and that you need to update regularly in order to have your Google Ad Manager connection working.

AD-6502

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway

Fixes an issue causing the failure of the API call for forecast when no Media Campaign ID is defined.

AD-6829

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP)

Inventory Type Targeting is now pushed correctly to GAM.

AD-6810

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP), AdServer Gateway / FreeWheel, AdServer Gateway / Xandr, Check Availability

A Gateway issue triggered by Audience / Key Value targeting logic that was causing massive CPU usage is now fixed.

AD-6809

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP), Targeting & Inventory Transfer

Fixed an issue that was blocking the import of Inventory Type through GUI from GAM to ADvendio.

AD-6801

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / FreeWheel, Check Availability

Fixed an issue in which under specific conditions Availability check may not return any results for Freewheel. Moreover, potential timeouts issues have also been addressed.

AD-6826, AD-6815

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

When pushing Standard Line Items to Xandr (non-seamless), you now have the option to decide whether the duration of the Campaigns is unlimited or limited by the duration set at the level of the Campaign Item in ADvendio. More information can be found here: https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/2497511429/4.2.5.7+Which+specific+Campaign+Item+fields+and+settings+are+available+for+our+Xandr+integration#Xandr-Campaign-Settings-(2.144.1-and-up%3B-Non-Seamless-Standard-Line-Items)

AD-6666

x

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr, Transfer to ADvendio

Fixed mispelling of word "Laptops" from Connection ID name when transfering data from AdServer to ADvendio.

AD-6805

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway, "Exchange / Display & Video 360"

The related errors of Buying Item submit errors are now shown correctly in Last Submit Status field, as well as in the correspondent email notification.

AD-6723

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

AdServer Gateway, Email-Notification, Media Buying

Multiple general notification email enhancements have been provided, offering a better overview of the processes run in the background.

AD-6309

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway, Programmatic / Data Import, Programmatic / Media Campaign Generation

The programmatic import and generation of Media Campaigns have been optimized, the results imported from DV360 being correctly represented in ADvendio.

AD-6050

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Commercial Optimizer

Fixed an issue where an Optimizer Activation did not create all relevant Revenue Schedule / Revenue Schedule daily records.

AD-6082

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Commercial Optimizer

Fixed an issue for activating an Optimizing version with a copied targeting set.

AD-6789

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Commercial Optimizer, Finance / Cancellation Wizard

Fixed an issue where the merge cancellation mode on the optimizer failed if the invoices were already cancelled.

AD-6785

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Commitment, Generic Clone

We improved the Media Campaign Clone to convert Selected Commitments from the old to the new format.

AD-6650

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

New Feature

AdSpecs, Datastorage / Burt, Programmatic, Programmatic / Media Campaign Generation, Programmatic / Data Import, Programmatic / Programmatic Guaranteed,

We have enhanced our programmatic revenue import, allowing our customers to bring data from different third-party sources through BURT. The integration will allow ADvendio users to:

  • have all the information centralised in one space

  • connect the imported data to the right Advertiser/Account

  • enhance the imported data (per SSP partner)

  • create reports and dashboards.

For more information, please check the following manual section: https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/2806710291

AD-6697, AD-6696, AD-6694, AD-6788

 

x

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Delivery Data, "Exchange / Display & Video 360"

New metrics are being imported from DV360 through the Buyside delivery report such as: total conversions, completed views, completed listens, video views. For more information, please check the following wiki section: https://advendio.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SO/pages/1660616720

AD-6337

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Finance / Invoicing / Invoice Wizard

We worked on enhancing the Invoice Record Name. Now when Legal Entities are involved the record name of the Invoice will be set to be equal the full number according to the Legal Entity

AD-6485

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Finance / Invoicing / Revenue Schedule

We increased the test coverage of some of our classes in order to improve the quality assurance.

AD-6562

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Invoice Wizard

We worked on an improvement for Billing Runs to better see if a Billing Run was finished.

AD-6029

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Invoice Wizard, PreInvoice Wizard

To keep our ADvendio package clean we removed old logic of old invoicing. Of course it was taken care that no customer used this feature anymore.

AD-3189

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Media Search

Fixed an issue where an error was triggered when the Media Search rate card filter was not in the layout but a rate card was set in the campaign.

AD-6331

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Media Search

We fixed an issue in the Media Search which happened for big rate cards.

AD-6773

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

PDF

A new field is part of our Portrait PDF: the Net Sales Price. You can enable it with your quote or invoice preferences.

AD-6736

 

 

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Programmatic / Data Import

The label message for Programmatic Data Import has been updated.

AD-6757

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Programmatic, Programmatic / Data Import

Additional logins are now getting deleted from Gateway when the corresponding entry is deleted from Salesforce.

AD-6798

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Publication Dates

The Salesforce Spring '22 version will force a release update for locales. In this release we took care that ADvendio customers will be able to use the new formats as well as test a transition and their impact already. Please have a look for more detailed information and steps on this page:

Attention: customers with Salesforce orgs created in Winter ’20 or later have ICU locale formats enabled by default and should already test our update for this, please check if everything still works as expected after activating the feature as described on the Wiki page from above.

AD-6702

 

x

x

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

SelfService

Fixed issues in the Availability Check logic for the Self-Service to handle big quantities of availability and be able to work with more currencies.

AD-6592, AD-6830

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Task

Test Coverage

Fix LWC tests Pt. 3

AD-6638

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Changes & Optimizations

Oauth

The "Back" button has been removed from the OAuth Usage Confirmation Page.

AD-6620

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Campaign Item

Alternate Order Id field is used differently by each connected AdServer. Therefore, we added field description to inform users to check the documentation and see against which other fields from third-party solutions it is mapped against.

AD-6760

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Security

We included security enhancements in this release so that customized logic can be validated to avoid tricking the application into performing unintended behaviour.

AD-6790, AD-6793, AD-6832, AD-6794, AD-6795, AD-6796, AD-6797, AD-6819, AD-6923

 

 

 

Summer 2021 (2.144)

Improvement

Permissions

Included an additional permission in our ADvendio Super User Permission Set.

AD-6814

 

 

 

 


To install ADvendio please use

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.1

Changes & Optimizations

Datastorage / Burt

Burt Page Layout Assignment is now by default Burt for all profiles.

AD-6932

2.144.1

Changes & Optimizations

Booking Calendar

Fixed an issue affecting multi lookup icons for the booking calendar which were not usable anymore.

AD-6922

2.144.1

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

Now the flight end date of Campaigns (Xandr) can be set to either follow the end date of the Line Item / Campaign Item or to be set to “unlimited”.

AD-6919

2.144.1

Changes & Optimizations

Media Configuration

Fixed an issue where the Frequency value for Campaign Items was calculated as an incorrect value for specific time zones.

AD-6890

 


To install ADvendio please use

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.2

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway, AdServer Gateway / Adswizz

Fixed an issue that was sometimes causing processes to terminate incompletely, blocking subsequent requests.

AD-6946

2.144.2

Changes & Optimizations

Programmatic / Media Campaign Generation

Fixed calculation issues caused by selecting billing categories other than CPM and CPC for Ad Prices. Now, the generated values are displayed correctly in the generated Campaign Items and Media Campaigns.

AD-6868

2.144.2

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway, Programmatic / Media Campaign Generation

Improved the programmatic Media Campaign creation process. No duplicated Media Campaigns are created for the same month if the process is run twice.

AD-6940

2.144.2

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr, AdServer Gateway / AdManager (DFP), Delivery Data

Fixed an issue affecting the import of Custom Delivery Metrics from Xandr and GAM.

AD-6895, AD-6896, AD-6897


To install ADvendio please use

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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Components

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Adswizz, Delivery Data

Improved and optimized the way in which Gateway handles the import of delivery data from Adswizz & Fixed additional delivery import problems for Adwizz, which caused that some of the monthly and daily imports were incomplete. Now the full data will be imported again.

AD-7001,

AD-7030

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr, Transfer to ADvendio

We fixed problems with key value import from Xandr, where some technical information were missing in our connection ids.

AD-7021

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway

We fixed a problem in which External Account IDs were not correctly linked to relevant Accounts.

AD-6969

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

We fixed problems with the submit of Guaranteed Line Items and multiple Slot Sizes in Xandr.

AD-6966

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

Our Augmented Line Items for Xandr are now also using the Priority, which is configured in ADvendio.

AD-6878

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

We fixed a problem with Standard Line Items for Xandr, where no Campaigns were created in Xandr, if you submitted your items as active from ADvendio.

AD-7040

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / AdManage (DFP), Delivery Data

We fixed problems with the Delivery Imports for Google AdManager. Viewed AI were missing in our monthly and daily imports. Now those numbers are imported again.

AD-7044

2.144.3

Changes & Optimizations

Media Configuration

We fixed an issue where copying old Key Values lead to empty fields in the Media Configuration.

AD-6972


To install ADvendio please use

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.4

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

Some of our customers had problems accessing advertiser information in Xandr, which resulted in errors during the import and submit to AdServer.

We improved our advertiser handling for Xandr to prevent these errors.

AD-6969


To install ADvendio please use

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Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

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Components

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.5

Changes & Optimizations

Programmatic / Media Campaign Generation, Datastorage / Burt

We fixed an issue in the Programmatic process, allowing now users to schedule the automatic generation of BURT Programmatic Media Campaigns.

AD-7095


To install ADvendio please use

Version

Type

Components

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Version

Type

Components

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.6

Changes & Optimizations

AdServer Gateway / Xandr

We fixed an issue causing the AdServer Status not to be applied to the Campaigns of a Line Item (for non-seamless Standard Line Items).

AD-7196


To install ADvendio please use

Version

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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Components

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ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.7

Improvement

Submit to Adserver

The Submit to AdServer process has been streamlined, improving the handling of Campaign Items that are using Start Time NULL. From now on, once a Campaign Item is submitted to an ADserver with Start Time NULL, ADvendio will write back to Salesforce the time at which the respective Campaign Item was pushed to the third party system.

AD-7370


To install ADvendio please use

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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Components

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

2.144.8

Improvement

Exchange / Display & Video 360

We improved our Campaign Goal handling for Google Display & Video 360, so that now we also support additional KPIs like CTR or CPV. See the following page for more details on the supported features for Google DV360.

AD-7362