ADvendio Version 2.97 - Spring 2018

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 2.97 - Sprint 2018-03


To install ADvendio Spring 2018 please use

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VersionTypeComponentDescriptionADvendio Ticket No.WikiHighlightRequested by customer
2.97ImprovementAccounting Interfaces

Now you can use multiple and more complex Accounting Rules to map your accounting requirements. In addition we have enhanced the layout of the Accounting Rules Test Page for better readability. Find all the details here: 

6.5.6 Accounting Rule Hierarchy

6.5.5. Accounting Process Testing

AD-4072, AD-4074x
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2.97ImprovementAccounts

If you love to use Terms of Payment at Account Level which afterward be used in related Media Campaigns you will see here all new details for this helpful feature.

4.2.9 Terms of Payment (Early Payment Discounts)

AD-3780x
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2.97ImprovementAd Material Management

Various changes and optimizations. 

4.12 Overview Ad Material Management & Creative Upload

AD-4060x
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2.97ImprovementAdPrice, AdSpecs, Booking Calendar

If you like to work with the Booking Calendar, you can now benefit of two brand-new views that allow you to monitor Quarterly & Yearly products. Read here how to set this up:

4.9 Booking Calendar

7.2.4 Setup Booking Calendar

AD-3836x
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2.97ImprovementAdPrice, Knowledge BaseIf you like to sell products at different prices because of certain business constraints and do not know how to do this - read the new Wiki article which explains in many use cases how to best use this early ADvendio feature: Rate Criteria. 3.1.4.1 Rate CriterionAD-4049x

2.97ImprovementAdServer GatewayIf you have long-running Campaigns and need to pull delivery data from your connected Adserver you might have experienced Adserver limitations in the past. We have enhanced the interface for you to overcome some of the issues.AD-3954

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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway

Sponsorships produce a lot of money but sometimes cause trouble if double booked. Now ADvendio helps you to avoid this. In this new version, you get greater flexibility by using a perfect combination of the two features "Exclusivity Check" and "Check Availability" to your connected AdServer.

1.1.6 Run the Availability Forecast

4.4 How to check your Campaign Items availability in ADvendio?

4.4.6 Check Availability for Exclusive Products

AD-2911x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / Adswizz, AdServer Gateway / AppNexus

With FreeWheel, AppNexus and AdsWizz we have connected three new AdServers to ADvendio - see here all details for their connectivity.

7.3.7 FreeWheel Features

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features

7.3.3 AdsWizz Features

AD-3699x

2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / Adswizz, AdServer Gateway / AppNexus, AdServer Gateway / FreeWheel

We have enhanced the beneficial feature of multiple Frequency Capping for all new and existing Adservers. See here all relevant Details: 4.3.6 Frequency Capping

AD-3887x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / Adswizz, Delivery Data, Finance / Invoicing / Revenue ScheduleVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3793

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2.97Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AOL One (ADTECH)Various changes and optimizations.AD-4090, AD-4042


2.97Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexusVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4089, AD-4079, AD-4034, AD-4027, AD-3985, AD-3984, AD-3982, AD-3865, AD-3783

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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexusIf you need to define which price you would like to submit to AppNexus you can read here how to configure this: 7.3.12 Submit Prices to the AdServerAD-3983x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

Are you an early adaptor of AppNexus? We do now support Seamless and Augmented line Items:

3.1.5.4 How to configure formats for your Xandr related products (Ad Type)

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features

7.7.1.5 Setup Xandr SSP and AdServer Connection

AD-3866x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexusIf you need to transfer internal comments to AppNexus see here how it works out of the Box: 7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) FeaturesAD-3864x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexusHere is an improved Wiki article on how to configure Standard, Guaranteed and Exclusive line items to be ready for the submit to AppNexus: 7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) FeaturesAD-3698x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / DFP

Do you would like to sync the adserver id status for Adunits, Placements, and other from your AdServer directly into ADvendio? Here you will find the details for a smooth configuration:

3.5.5.1 Import Inventory Data

7.3.2 Transfer Data from the AdServer

AD-3830x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / DFPVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3812x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / DFPAs you might know, DFP updates it's API every 3rd month. Therefore every 3rd month an earlier version will be deprecated. We take care that so that your business will not be affected. All you have to do is upgrade to the newest version. With this new version, we are using DfP's API version 201802v: Interface Version ControlAD-3611x

2.97Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4012, AD-4051, AD-3961x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelIf you would like to know how to import Geo Targeting, Keys/Values, Platform Targeting or Audience Segments for FreeWheel you can see all relevant information on this Wiki page: 7.3.7 FreeWheel Features.AD-4030, AD-3976x
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2.97ImprovementAdServer Gateway, Time Targeting

DayPart Time Targeting is a very useful and common feature. We implemented a brand new and more user-friendly UI - please enjoy and see here all details: 

4.3.4.1 How to set your Campaign Items to only run on certain days or at certain times? (Day & Time Targeting)

7.2.2.1.2 Configure Day & Time Targeting Tab

AD-3917, AD-4058, AD-4062xxx
2.97ImprovementAdType, Flat PlanningVarious changes and optimizations: 3.1.5.3 Ad Type (Print)AD-4102x
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2.97Changes & OptimizationsAmount CalculationVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4059

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2.97Changes & OptimizationsBooking Calendar, Lightning ExperienceVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3937, AD-3979


2.97ImprovementCommercial Optimizer

Various changes and optimizations.

8.4.4 Setup and Configure the Optimizer

8.4.4.1 Optimizer Feature Settings

AD-4023x

2.97Changes & OptimizationsCommitmentThe Auto-Connect + Commitment Selector were made even smarter to support all your business cases.AD-4052


2.97ImprovementCommitment, Media Configuration

Improvements on Commitments allow you to now configure separate discounts for packages, which override standard item discounts.

4.16.6 How to Manage Packages in Commitments

AD-3919x
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2.97ImprovementDelivery DataIf you would like to bring more Conversion KPI's into your Campaign reporting use this helpful enhancement: 5.3.6 Enhanced Delivery DataAD-3846x
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2.97ImprovementFinance

If you do business in the EU and need to apply the full VAT for customers with missing VAT Id numbers, ADvendio supports you now: 

7.6.2.1 Configure the VAT / GST Calculation

AD-3963x
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2.97Changes & OptimizationsFinance / Invoicing / PreInvoice Wizard, PackagesVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4066

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2.97ImprovementGeneric Clone, Knowledge Base

We love the feature Generic Clone (We hope you too!). Here is an updated Wiki article for you: 

8.2.1 Create a Generic Clone Button for any Object

8.2.2 Use Cases for the Generic Clone Feature

AD-4022x

2.97ImprovementGeo Targeting

For all users who use our Postal Code Targeting here are good news for you: We have adapted and enhanced the UI for Lightning - enjoy: 

4.3.4.3 Geo and Postal Code Targeting

AD-3714x

2.97ImprovementKey Values, Media Configuration, PDFVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4067


2.97Changes & OptimizationsKeyValue PresetsVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3966


2.97ImprovementKnowledge Base

Here are some updated Wiki pages for you: 

7.3 Connect your Ad Server

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features

7.3.7 FreeWheel Features

7.3.5 SMART Features

7.3.4 Google AdManager Features

3.8 Create Recommendations

4.2.4.3 Recommendations

3.1.9 Active and inactive inventory items

6.1.5 Reverse Charge Mechanism

AD-4068, AD-2541. AD-4084, AD-4024x

2.97ImprovementKnowledge Base, PDF

Various changes and optimizations.

7.5.7.2 Use non-breaking spaces in Custom Labels

AD-3412x

2.97ImprovementLightning ExperienceVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3981


2.97ImprovementLightning Experience, Reports

If you like to use Dashboards in Lightning we have some interesting details for you: 

5.2.4 Working with Lightning Dashboards

AD-4043x

2.97ImprovementMedia ConfigurationIf you do not know what the little icons in front of your products in the Media Configuration mean we have the explanation right here: 4.3 Media ConfigurationAD-4064x
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2.97New FeaturePayment Connect

Do you like to sync the Payment Status of an Invoice, read how it works here: 

6.7 Payments

AD-4032xx
2.97ImprovementPublisher PayoutVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4056, AD-3821

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2.97ImprovementSecurityWith every release the ADvendio team is working with great effort to improve system and data security. We invested many hours to ensure that ADvendio is save in any kind of security aspect.AD-3996


2.97ImprovementSelection Tree,
Device / Connection Targeting, Geo Targeting

Various changes and optimizations. 

4.3.4.2 Browser, Device, and Connection Targeting

4.3.4.3 Geo and Postal Code Targeting

AD-4054, AD-3975x

2.97Changes & OptimizationsSettingsVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4057, AD-4093


2.97ImprovementSettingsDocument Profiles/Permission in Managed Package Knowledge - Internal DocumentationAD-3764x

2.97ImprovementUXVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3280



To install ADvendio version 2.97.1 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

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2.97.1Changes & OptimizationsAccounting Interface

Fixed issues with the wrong invoice number entered in revenue distribution Accounting Records.

AD-4116

2.97.1Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexusFixed Issues with the removal of targeting criteria from existing line items for AppNexus.

AD-4121, AD-4130, AD-4131



2.97.1ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelSupport Content Packages for FreeWheel - Product Definition AD-3961x
2.97.1ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelPrevent raining API limit for parallel request.AD-4113


To install ADvendio version 2.97.2 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

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2.97.2Changes & OptimizationsCommitment

Fixed issues with deactivated Record Types for Commitment Conditions.

AD-4141

2.97.2Changes & OptimizationsFinance / Invoicing / Flexible Payment PlansVarious changes and optimizations.

AD-3934



2.97.2ImprovementPublisher PayoutCustom fields for counting processAD-4134x

To install ADvendio version 2.97.3 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

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2.97.3Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4158

2.97.3Changes & OptimizationsFinance / Invoicing / Flexible Payment PlansVarious changes and optimizations.

AD-4157



2.97.3ImprovementPackage Manager 

configure all field that you need for you Package Manager overview page - see here all details: 7.2.14 Configure the Package Manager

AD-4156x

To install ADvendio version 2.97.4 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

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2.97.4Changes & OptimizationsCustom Java ScriptMedia Configuration

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-3211, AD-4148, AD-4176, AD-4179


To install ADvendio version 2.97.5 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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Version

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2.97.5Changes & OptimizationsMedia Configuration, Packages 

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4191


To install ADvendio version 2.97.6 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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2.97.6Changes & OptimizationsAccounting Interfaces

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4219

2.97.6Changes & OptimizationsPublisher PayoutVarious changes and optimizations. 6.8.1 Calculate and Issue Credit NotesAD-4231

2.97.6ImprovementPublisher PayoutYou can now further personalize your Publisher Payout process and use a custom Amount Field instead of ADvendio standard fields, to collect and summarize the revenue of your publishers.AD-4151x

To install ADvendio version 2.97.7 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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Version

Type

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.97.7Changes & OptimizationsAccounting Interfaces

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4205, AD-4251


To install ADvendio version 2.97.7 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.97.7Changes & OptimizationsAccounting Interfaces

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4205, AD-4251


To install ADvendio version 2.97.8 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

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Version

Type

Component

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ADvendio Ticket No.

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2.97.8Changes & OptimizationsCommercial Optimizer

Various changes and optimizations.

AD-4296, AD4295, AD-4263

2.97.8Changes & OptimizationsCommercial Optimizer, CommitmentVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4292