ADvendio Version 2.106 - Winter 2019

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 2.106 - Sprint 2018-11


To install ADvendio Winter 2019 please use
  • Installation link 2.106 for your production environment (org) or
  • Installation link 2.106 to update your sandbox 

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.

Attention - Please abide the following update order:

Install version 2.104. Please use the following installation links:

This will prevent inconsistencies with roll-up fields. Customers, already using 2.104 can proceed with the installation as usual.



VersionTypeComponentDescriptionADvendio Ticket No.WikiHighlightRequested by customer
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AOL One (ADTECH)ADTECH has changed their API URL from https://id.corp.aol.com/ to https://id.b2b.oath.com/ and we have adjusted this within ADvendio. Make sure to upgrade to avoid any error messages.AD-4682
xx
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / DFP, Delivery DataVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4742, AD-4674

x
2.106ImprovementMedia Configuration

If you are still using the "Old Media Search" you can now search sucessfully for all AdPrices with different validity periods even when no validity period is entered into the search filters. Make sure to turn this on in the 7.2.1.1 Administration Settings.

Have you checked out the advanced lightning media search yet: If not read more about it here: 4.1.4 How to use the Media Search

AD-4758x
x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsMedia CampaignVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4746

x
2.106New FeatureDynamic Pricing

With this version ADvendio is now offering you the possibility to work with dynamic pricing. You are surcharging for different kinds of Targeting or Frequency Capping? Create Price Rules with according Matching Criteria and apply them to your Campaign Items with just the click of a button. 

Find more information in our documentation:

3.3.5 Price Rules / Dynamic Pricing

3.3.5.1 Create Price Rules

AD-3856xxx
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer GatewayVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4645

x
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheel

This new feature allows you to combine advertised brands with industries and push both at the same time to the adserver. Find all you need to know in the ADvendio knowledge base at

4.2.5.3 Industry (FreeWheel) and 

4.3.4.9 Industry Targeting

AD-4465xxx
2.106New FeatureAdServer Gateway / FreeWheel

ADvendio now supports CPM and CPCV (Cost per completed View) for FreeWheel.

Read more information here 3.1.4.4 Billing Categories and remember that you recreate your reports to ensure proper delivery data for CPCV products: 7.3.7.2 How to configure Delivery Data Imports from FreeWheel to ADvendio.

AD-4376x
x
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheel, Advertised Brand/Product

Install this new version which allows you to submit advertising brands to Freewheel. With its help you can not only exlude but also include brands. 

2.1.4.1 Advertised Brands / Products

4.2.1.4 Advertised Brands (FreeWheel)

and 4.2.12 Advertised Brands and Industries (FreeWheel).

AD-4426xxx
2.106ImprovementCommitment

Are you working daily with Media Campaigns which are based on Commitments, then check this out:

The logic on the button "Apply Conditions to Items" on your Commitments has been improved to allow you to switch from one to another commitment easily. Here is what is new:  

4.16.3 Apply Condition's Discounts to Campaign Items and 

4.1.3 Media Campaign Buttons.

AD-4520x
x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer GatewayVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4683

x
2.106New FeatureAmount Calculation, Dynamic Pricing

With this version ADvendio is now offering you the possibility to work with dynamic pricing. You are working with a Seasonal Index? Create Price Rules with your time-referenced surcharges or discounts based on various Matching Criteria and apply them to your Campaign Items with just the click of a button.

3.3.5 Price Rules / Dynamic Pricing

3.3.5.1 Create Price Rules

AD-2755xxx
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / DFPVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3832, AD-4663

x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsPublisher PayoutVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4689, AD-4734

x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsPublisher Payout, Third Party / Intermediary Commissioning RevisionVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4617, AD-4715

x
2.106ImprovementAccounting Interfaces

You can now deactivate Deferrals from the Accounting Record Creation.  We also made sure that the Deferred logic and cancellation work together smoothly. 

6.5.3 Deferred (Earnings) Items

7.6.8.1 Feature Settings for the Accounting Interface

AD-4684, AD-4637x
x
2.106New FeatureAccounting Interfaces

It is now possible to mark Accounting Rules of type Revenue Account and Revenue Distribution as Third Party Commission (TPC) rules.

Check out 

2.1.4.4 Third Party Commission Accounting Rules

6.5.1.3 Revenue Account Rules

6.5.1.4. Revenue Distribution Rules

7.6.8.1 Feature Settings for the Accounting Interface 

for more details.

AD-4669x
x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer GatewayVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4570

x
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

The system is now pushing Media Campaigns to AppNexus without sending the profile information. A profile is getting associated to the Campaign Item only. That way, you are able to control the targeting settings on the Campaign item. 

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features

AD-4484x
x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexus, Key ValuesVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4739

x
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheel, Media Configuration, Selection TreeIndustry targeting has gotten easier. You can now use the standard ADvendio selection tree to pick your industries or industry groups or use  the comfortable search function. 4.3.4.9 Industry TargetingAD-4562xxx
2.106ImprovementCommercial OptimizerWe have optimized the Optimizer! DML and SOQL statements have been improved for better performance to reduce SOQL limit issuesAD-4719

x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsFinance / Invoicing / Flexible Payment PlansVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4642, AD-4460

x
2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway

Various changes and optimizations.

4.3.2 Period

4.4.4 What are the most common error massages for our Freewheel integration and how to fix them?

AD-4658, AD-4638, AD-4655, AD-4761, AD-4756, AD-4743, AD-4757, AD-4737

x
2.106ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheel, Knowledge BaseRead here about all supported billing categories for FreeWheel. 3.1.4.4 Billing CategoriesAD-4553x

2.106Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway, Delivery DataVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4555


2.106ImprovementAmount Calculation, Finance, Packages, PDF

This new feature allows you to add a surcharge in percent to the sales price. This could be very interesting for you if you have CPM prices and need to add a targeting surcharge or similar. Additionally you can still use all the other surchage fields. This feature also works perfectly in packages. Learn more about this here: 

4.2.4.2 Campaign Item Surcharges, Discounts, Agency Earnings, and Commissions
4.2.6.2 Amount Calculation and Discounts
3.6.3.2 Sales Price Surcharge logic within Packages
3.6.3 Package Distribution Types

AD-4247xx
2.106Changes & OptimizationsCampaign Item Related List CustomVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4672, AD-4652


2.106New FeatureExchange / Platform 161

Install a new Extension to access Platform 161. You can push a Media Campaign with advertiser (account) into a Platform 161 Media Plan with Campaigns (Order incl. Line item).

 7.7.2.1 Connect Platform 161

AD-4493xx
2.106ImprovementKnowledge Base

Wiki - Learn what it means if ADvendio deprecates fields. Understand what to do and not to and to avoid any issues for your users. 

What does the label "deprecated" mean?

AD-4667x


To install ADvendio Winter 2019 - 2.106.1 please use

  • Installation link 2.106.1 for your production environment (org) or
  • Installation link 2.106.1 to update your sandbox.  

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.

Wiki

Highlight

2.106.1
Changes & Optimizations
Publisher Payout
Fixed problems with the collection of Cancellations
AD-4776



To install ADvendio Winter 2019 - 2.106.2 please use

  • Installation link 2.106.2 for your production environment (org) or
  • Installation link 2.106.2 to update your sandbox.  

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.

Wiki

Highlight

2.106.2
Changes & Optimizations
Packages
Fixed problems with the VAT calculation on Packages
AD-4783



To install ADvendio Winter 2019 - 2.106.3 please use

  • Installation link 2.106.3 for your production environment (org) or
  • Installation link 2.106.3 to update your sandbox.  

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.

Wiki

Highlight

2.106.3
Changes & Optimizations
Optimizer
Fixed problems with the retrieval of Package Component Prices
AD-4797


2.106.3ImprovementCommitmentEnhanced the Apply Commitment logic AD-4789

2.106.3Changes & OptimizationsMedia Search 3.0Fixed problems with the display of AdPricesAD-4764


To install ADvendio Winter 2019 - 2.106.4 please use

  • Installation link 2.106.4 for your production environment (org) or
  • Installation link 2.106.4 to update your sandbox.  

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.

Wiki

Highlight

2.106.4
Changes & Optimizations
Commitments
Fixed problems with the application of commitments on packages
AD-4791