Empower Data Platform v1.30

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Key Changes and Improvements

  • Dynamics FO & CE Publishing: These two sources are now also available as data targets for publishing data for both Publishing Flows and in Advanced Options with Load Groups.
  • Metadata Catalog Object Options: Inside a source's Metadata Catalog, a new column is available that allows key-value pairs to define custom acquisition configuration on an object-by-object basis.
  • Model Building Improvements: Missing values and ghost records are automatically handled for you within Model - Entity Column by default upon Model - Entity buildout. Direct SQL also now supports incremental entity buildout. See below for more details.

Empower Data Platform v1.29

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Key Changes and Improvements

  • Analytics Engineering Entity Graphs: You can now visualize and manipulate entity dependencies for Analytics Engineering flows using our new graph interface. Create new nodes, edit existing connections, and remove obsolete dependencies in a new experience! View the documentation to learn more about dependencies.
  • New Self-Service AEC Connectors!: View our Source System Support page for details on all of our supported data source types. This release, we've expanded our Architecture-Engineering-Construction source type set with the following connectors:
  • Metadata Catalog Default Behavior Change: New objects discovered during all new metadata extractions will no longer be enabled by default. This change occurs for all new and existing data source connections you manage in your deployment.
  • Empower for Dynamics Accelerator Notebooks: Empower now ships with notebooks to assist Empower for Dynamics integrations. See the notebook documentation here.
  • Public Preview - Direct SQL Staging: We are publicly previewing a new feature in our model building process. You can write a SQL statement directly within a Databricks .SQL file, specify the filename in the Entity's notebook column, and the query will be run during entity buildout.

Empower Data Platform v1.28

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Key Changes and Improvements

  • New Self-Service AEC Connectors! View our Source System Support page for details on all of our supported data source types. This release, we've expanded our Architecture-Engineering-Construction source type set with the following connectors:
  • Metadata Catalog UI has been enhanced with bulk edit object enablement/disablement. The Enable column has also been shifted farther left for easier manipulation. Read our Metadata Catalogs page for more.

Empower Data Platform v1.27

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Key Changes and Improvements

  • Enterprise Logo Management: Administrators can now upload a new logo for their enterprise, expanding self-service capability to brand management.
  • Data Flows & Sources Quality of Life Updates: We have improved the user experience for Flows and Sources based on feedback.

Empower Data Platform v1.26

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New Features in v1.26!

  • Data Flows: Finally in public preview, Data Flows allow you to self-service your data management in an intuitive way!
  • Advanced Options Upgrades: Renaming tables, powerful filter capabilities, and a general column cleanup to reduce clutter.
  • About Page: From a brand new page found in Settings, you can now view (and copy!) the version of every service supporting your environment.
  • SAP SAC Connector: The SAP SAC connector for data acquisition is now available for self-service use.

Empower Data Platform v1.25

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New Features in v1.25!

  • Databricks Runtime Update: Databricks has been upgraded to v14.3 for greater performance and functionality across Empower v1.25! View the changelog here. This runtime has demonstrated large speed improvements, such as up to 2x faster User Defined Functions and new Predictive I/O read capability for extremely fast reads.
  • Metadata Catalog Updates: Now found on the Data Sources page, with new support for TableName (readonly) and WhereQueryPart fields. See our user guides for information on how to configure metadata.
  • Advanced Options Upgrades: New filter and performance enhancements in the Advanced Options tables. Automated pagination on log tables enables support for extremely large logs.

Empower Data Platform v1.24

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

  • Data Source UI Improvements : Metadata Catalogs are now viewable directly from the Data Source page. Quickly configure global acquisition settings with fewer clicks!
  • Change Feed Ingestion Support: Empower's ingestion engine can now support Change Data style merges. Note, this feature is still in private preview!
  • Configuration Migration Improvements: You can now migrate archived data source credentials too.
  • New Data Connectors: Azure DevOps is now available from the UI. Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.23

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

  • Metadata Error Handling: Metadata extraction now contains more helpful error messages!
  • Self-Service Data Management: New guides are available for self-service data management using Advanced Options!
  • New Data Connectors: 31 full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.21/22

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Utilize configuration migration to quickly and efficiently move configurations between your environments. Expert users can utilize new Advanced Options publishing capabilities for self-service integration setup! Configure your own data estate entirely within the UI. We are expanding our self-service data connector capabilities. Check out the Data Sources tab in the UI to see them all.

  • Configuration Migration: Move integration workflows across environments with a button click!
  • Self-Service Data Publishing: Advanced Options tab expanded to include self-service data publishing configurations!
  • New Data Connectors: 28 full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.20

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

Expert users can utilize powerful Advanced Options capabilities to do all the things that your delivery team does today! Configure your own data estate for data ingestion and modeling within the UI. Just like in v1.19, you may enable RBAC enforcement within your deployment to test out your permission configuration. We are expanding our self-service data connector capabilities. Check out the Data Sources tab in the UI to see them all.

  • Self-Service Data Acquisition and Analytics: Advanced Options tab expanded to include self-service data acquisition and analytics configurations!
  • Role Based Access Controls (RBAC) Enforceable: A brand new access control feature for Empower to enable fine grained control of your deployment!
  • New Data Connectors: 25+ full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!