ZENTRA Cloud Release Notes

Updated by Travis Bates

This article contains a log of release notes for publicly-released versions of ZENTRA Cloud beginning with version 2.10.18.


October NAth, 2023 - Version 2.14.75

Fixed

  • The download button was not clearing after the modal was closed.
  • A false low battery alert was being triggered for the ATMOS 41W.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


September 21st, 2023 - Version 2.14.73

New

  • Plot and Site context menus. Edit site and plot, add new device to plot from plot menu.

Fixed

  • Selected device(s) were not sorted to the top of the list when reopening the dropdown.
  • The time zone dropdown was not showing the currently selected time zone.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 30th, 2023 - Version 2.14.72

New

  • New date and time format options were added to the download preferences as well as a regional computer date-time option.
    • Date Formats:
      • DD MM YYYY 08/11/2022
      • MM/DD/YYYY 11/08/2022
      • YYYY MM DD 2022/11/08
      • DD MMM YYYY 08 Nov 2022
      • MMM/DD/YYYY Nov-08-2022
      • YYYY MMM DD 2022 Nov 08
    • Time Formats
      • HH:mm:ss 09:00:20
      • hh:mm:ss 09:00:20 AM

Fixed

  • Updated error handling for saturation extract and pore water EC calculations when volumetric water content is too low.
  • Success message was not displayed when applying pass to device.
  • The loading wheel on the manage device tabs would persist and multiply.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 16th, 2023 - Version 2.14.71

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 10th, 2023 - Version 2.14.70

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 9th, 2023 - Version 2.14.69

Fixed

  • The incorrect subscription end-date was being displayed for some devices.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 26th, 2023 - Version 2.14.68

Fixed

  • Device downloads were failing for some devices, resulting in an empty zip file.

July 24th, 2023 - Version 2.14.67

Fixed

  • Output errors not associated with temp or vapor pressure were setting VPD to N/A.

July 20th, 2023 - Version 2.14.66

Fixed

  • Subscription expiring soon notice (180 days).
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 19th, 2023 - Version 2.14.65

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 14th, 2023 - Version 2.14.64

New

  • ATMOS 41W added to V3/V4 Get Readings examples.

Fixed

  • Improved metadata handling for specific firmware versions.
  • Subscription dates were displayed incorrectly on Firefox browsers.
  • The Invite email was missing a hyperlink.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 12th, 2023 - Version 2.14.63

Fixed

  • Timestamp format in Excel files.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 11th, 2023 - Version 2.14.62

New

  • All 30-Day trials are now 15-Minute Data Upload trials.

Fixed

  • Better handling of special characters in device names.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 5th, 2023 - Version 2.14.61

New

  • Devices are now grouped by Site and Plot on the list view.

Fixed

  • Issues related to downloads.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 27th, 2023 - Version 2.14.60

Fixed

  • Better support of non-ASCII characters.
  • Improved battery notification by changing data source.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 20th, 2023 - Version 2.14.59

New

  • The download manager user interface has been updated.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 9th, 2023 - Version 2.14.58

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 2nd, 2023 - Version 2.14.57

Fixed

  • The Order Summary display was grouping subscriptions incorrectly.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 1st, 2023 - Version 2.14.56

Fixed

  • New Stats feature was breaking charts in the mobile app.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 19th, 2023 - Version 2.14.55

Fixed

  • The device high data plan description was updated to be more clear.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 18th, 2023 - Version 2.14.54

New

  • Added Daily, Weekly, Monthly precip table when stats are enabled for precip.

Fixed

  • Tooltip on custom charts was getting cutoff.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 26th, 2023 - Version 2.14.53

New

  • Added link to help documentation on the login page.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 21st, 2023 - Version 2.14.52

New

  • Added a button that allows users to navigate directly to the individual device detail page from the device list page.

Fixed

  • Tooltip size on charts with lots of traces.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 19th, 2023 - Version 2.14.50

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 18th, 2023 - Version 2.14.49

New

  • Invited users no longer have to accept an invitation to access the organization.

Fixed

  • Calculated values like VPD could not be added to custom charts.
  • The all chart date range selector was prematurely closing.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 11th, 2023 - Version 2.14.48

New

  • Error breadcrumbs now propagate up the device tree.

Fixed

  • The calendar picker closed when trying to select a date range or time.
  • Enforcement for 6 reports per day limitation removed for all devices.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 6th, 2023 - Version 2.14.47

New

  • Added support for calculating Growing Degree Days(GDD) with soil temperature.

Fixed

  • Error when updating a device name.
  • Clear local storage when the software version is updated.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 31st, 2023 - Version 2.14.46-2

Fixed

  • The feedback feature failed to create a task after submission.

March 30th, 2023 - Version 2.14.46

New

  • TEROS 54 sensor default coefficients updated.

Fixed

  • VPD calculation error when first value is zero.
  • Subscription expiring badge updated to handle trial-ending soon when the device has active subscription.
  • Error flags for some sensor types were processed as an acceptable value in API V3 response.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 20th, 2023 - Version 2.14.45

New

  • TEROS 54 sensor default coefficients updated.

Fixed

  • VPD calculation error.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 7th, 2023 - Version 2.14.44

New

  • Select all option was added to the device dropdown.
  • Selected items sort to the top when re-opening the device drop-down.

Fixed

  • The displayed precision on hover did not match the actual precision of the data on detail charts.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

February 28th, 2023 - Version 2.14.43

Fixed

  • Clicking "clear cart" did not always clear the cart.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

February 23rd, 2023 - Version 2.14.42

Development release.

  • Support for internal development.

February 22nd, 2023 - Version 2.14.41

Fixed

  • When users tried to apply vouchers to devices across multiple orgs they could not.
  • Broken link in the email from alerts.zentracloud guiding users to learn more about our plan options.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

February 17th, 2023 - Version 2.14.40

New

  • Support for ATMOS 41W added to models (ET, GDD, and Chill hours).

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

February 10th, 2023 - Version 2.14.39

Fixed

  • An error message is now shown when a user accidentally enters a voucher code with space.
  • A blank error message was shown when the user clicked "use credits" for an invalid code.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

January 31st, 2023 - Version 2.14.38

New

  • TEROS 54 labels grouped by measurement type and depth on map.

Fixed

  • Subscription history displays voucher ID when "save for later" option is selected.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

January 1st, 2023 - Version 2.14.35

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

December 30th, 2022 - Version 2.14.34

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

December 14th, 2022 - Version 2.14.33

Fixed

  • Feedback not working on EU.
  • Invoices failed to generate for upgrade plans.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

November 22nd, 2022 - Version 2.14.32

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

November 9th, 2022 - Version 2.14.31

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

November 8th, 2022 - Version 2.14.30

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 31st, 2022 - Version 2.14.29

New

  • Users can now collapse the top-level folder in the device tree.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 24th, 2022 - Version 2.14.28

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 21st, 2022 - Version 2.14.27

Fixed

  • Link to EULA was broken.
  • Tax exemption was not applied.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 19th, 2022 - Version 2.14.27

Fixed

  • The checkout process was taking a long time.
  • Chart aggregation error.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 18th, 2022 - Version 2.14.27

Fixed

  • Issues when applying multiple subscription years.
  • Error in TX State tax percentage.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


October 7th, 2022 - Version 2.14.26

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


October 5th, 2022 - Version 2.14.25

New

  • The "High Data" subscription plan name was updated to "15-Minute" for better clarity.

Fixed

  • Changed label for device "altitude" to "elevation".
  • Buttons on the signup page were blocked on the China server.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


September 22nd, 2022 - Version 2.14.24

New

  • The "High Data" subscription plan name was updated to "15-Minute" for better clarity.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


September 6th, 2022 - Version 2.14.23

New

  • Added HYDROS 21 to Ground Water Depth and Ground Water Elevation.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


August 4th, 2022 - Version 2.14.19

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


July 13th, 2022 - Version 2.14.17

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 12th, 2022 - Version 2.14.16

Fixed

  • Corrected handling of multiple vouchers when applied to a single device.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 7th, 2022 - Version 2.14.15

Fixed

  • Corrected rounding displayed at checkout.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 29th, 2022 - Version 2.14.14

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 27th, 2022 - Version 2.14.13

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 15th, 2022 - Version 2.14.11

Fixed

  • Updated rounding on payments.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 15th, 2022 - Version 2.14.10

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 24th, 2022 - Version 2.14.08

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 23rd, 2022 - Version 2.14.07

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 13th, 2022 - Version 2.14.06

Fixed

  • Custom charts failing to finish building.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 10th, 2022 - Version 2.14.04

New

  • Scientific models label for sensor elevation updated to height/depth.

Fixed

  • Removed space in the input field for State.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 21st, 2022 - Version 2.14.03

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 21st, 2022 - Version 2.14.02

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 21st, 2022 - Version 2.14.01

Fixed

  • Added coefficients for legacy sensors EC-20 and EC-10.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 30th, 2022 - Version 2.14.00

New

  • 30-Day trial plans now include 15-Minute data reporting.
  • Admins can now subscribe, and unsubscribe users to notifications.

Fixed

  • Added coefficients for legacy sensors EC-20 and EC-10.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

January 13, 2022 - Version 2.14.00

New

  • We added a faster device search with a shorter refined list of returned results.
  • New period options are now available for custom charts including Rolling Range, Fixed Start Date, and Fixed Range.
  • You can now zoom to specific period start and end dates on custom charts.
  • We improved data analysis by not showing the disabled traces in the box on hover.
  • Improved navigation by adding buttons to go directly between Map, Detail, and Device Configuration for individual devices.
  • Added device serial numbers to the list view to improve troubleshooting and identification.
  • Invoices for online subscription orders can now be downloaded from history.
  • An automated email reminder will now be sent to the owner 60 days prior to a device expiration. A trial period expiring soon reminder will be sent 7 days prior.

Fixed

  • Soil sensor calibration was showing N/A instead of mineral as default.
  • None-soil sensors were showing soil calibration.
  • NDVI labels in CSV file downloads.
  • Calculation of NDVI when no input is available.
  • API Version 3.0 per_page request was overriding the start_date.
  • The site was not loading the page the user was last on.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

September 09, 2021 - Version 2.14.0

New

  • We updated our subscription management interface and introduced new device subscription cycles. The new device plan types are Standard and High Data.
  • We updated our email notification layout to make it easier to view on mobile devices, and we added a button for loading older notifications.
  • A vertical crosshair has been added to charts for improved data analysis.
  • We improved device search on specific pages, such as Map, List, and Detail.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 06, 2021 - Version 2.13.0

New

  • Notifications can now be viewed in a global feed.
  • You can now choose to subscribe to Daily or Individual email notifications.
  • You can now receive SMS text notifications.
  • Endpoint for ETo and ETr added to API version 3.0

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 04, 2021 - Version 2.13.0

New

  • You can now override latitude, longitude, and timezone on ZL6 devices.
  • Notifications now include the trace label name.
  • TEROS 06 multi-depth soil temperature data is now grouped into a single detail chart.
  • We moved API Key management and Push API configuration to their own page.
  • We added a button so you can easily copy your API Token ID.

Fixed

  • Increased displayed precision for RH, Vapor Pressure, and TEROS 06 temperature values by one.
  • Signup issue when browser set to language other than English.
  • Target range showed out-of-range for bar chart values.
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

November 10, 2020 - Version 2.12.1

New

  • Added support for new sensors. TEROS 06, TEROS 31, HYDROS 21, SN-500, S2-411, S2-412 S2-421, S2-422, SU-221, SQ-421, SO-411, SIL-411.

October 15, 2020 - Version 2.12.0

New

  • We published Spanish, Deutsch and Japanese versions of support documentation.

Fixed

  • A false low battery alert was being sent for devices.
  • A visual issue with charts when precision was applied before aggregation.
  • Some target range and lock axis values were not converting properly when changing units.
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

September 29, 2020 - Version 2.12.0

New

  • We updated ZENTRA Field app to include the chart time frame. We also shortened the timestamp by removing the year portion.

Fixed

  • ZENTRA Field charts not loading.
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 19, 2020 - Version 2.11.73

New

  • The spark chart axis label updated to better reflect displayed data.
  • The date range on custom charts is now displayed in the calendar input field to improve visibility.
  • You can now save up to 12 custom colors for traces and target ranges for quick selection when building charts.
  • We added two new models, Ground Water Depth and Ground Water Elevation.

Fixed

  • The serial number was case-sensitive when subscribing to a device.
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

July 29, 2020 - Version 2.11.13

New

  • API version 3.0 is now in beta. https://zentracloud/api/v3/documentation. This version adds additional output choices for developers, including JSON, CSV, and pandas DataFrame formats. Pagination info is also included in the response.

Fixed

  • Pagination by readings.
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 03, 2020 - Version 2.11.73

New

  • We added support for the ZL6 Basic data logger. The latest addition to the METER family of devices.
  • We updated our look. Check out our new layout that provides more vertical space for data analysis, and faster more intuitive navigation.
  • Become a ZENTRA expert with our new Resource Center which has links to help docs, feedback, guided tours, and announcements.
  • We added new custom chart download options, Print, JPEG, PDF, PNG, and CSV.
  • Custom charts now have a stats value option including average, sum, max, and min.
  • You can now download the logs for in-depth device troubleshooting.
  • We added two new models. Daily Light Integral and Daily Light Photoperiod.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

January 20, 2020 - Version 2.11.24

New

  • Now you can create and name additional API Tokens for your account.
  • Subscription status is now displayed in additional places such as the Map, List, Detail, Dashboard to increase subscription status visibility.
  • Charts on the detail page now use CanvasJS for even faster loading.
  • The label for sensor metadata status was changed from 'offline' to 'unknown' to reduce confusion.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

October 16, 2019 - Version 2.11.53

New

  • Support was added for the TEROS 32 tensiometer sensor, including Pitch and Roll metadata.
  • Device search now supports serial number and device name searches.
  • Custom charts now use CanvasJS for improved speed and performance.
  • Subscription warnings are now displayed for custom charts.
  • Custom charts now support selecting a unique start date.
  • Port configuration data now includes additional sensor metadata such as sensor firmware, serial number, error status etc.
  • We added a help icon which makes it easier to access help and send feedback.
  • Various name improvements.

Fixed

  • Downloads through the API were not working.
  • Battery chemistry sometimes displayed the wrong battery type.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

August 01, 2019 - Version 2.11.37

New

  • You can now renew your device subscription online with a credit card, and enter voucher codes to redeem already purchased subscriptions.
  • Custom charts now support up to 12 months of data display, and you can change the period displayed for all charts.
  • The Download All request is now faster after we updated the file format from Excel to CSV.
  • We added a device search to the organization drop-down.
  • We added a pencil and gear icon to the device tree to make it even easier to access the Site, Plot, and device configurations.
  • We added a default Site and Plot to make subscribing to a new device for the first time even easier for new users.

Fixed

  • Devices could not be added to Sites that had an apostrophe.
  • The subscription tour was restarting for users after each release. Now it only displays for users that have not seen it.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

June 18, 2019 - Version 2.11.21

New

  • An active subscription is now required to view new data.
  • The device timezone and battery chemistry were added to the device configuration tabs.

Fixed

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

May 15, 2019 - Version 2.9.12

New

  • The Download Manager is now easier to access and we made some improvements. You can now request data for multiple devices at once, view a history of previous requests, and close the modal without canceling your current data request.
  • We added calculated values for NDVI, PRI, and VPD for EM50G devices to reduce post-processing.
  • Soil water content sensors now have default coefficients for soilless media types. You are welcome.
  • We updated the version of amCharts 4.0.
  • We made the Dashboard the landing page so you can start the day right.

Fixed

  • Pore water electrical conductivity values were incorrect.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 30, 2019 - Version 2.11.14

New

  • We launched a Wiki page to provide you with general software support documentation.
  • We added the sensor firmware version under device configuration settings so it is easier to find.

Fixed

  • Download requests were failing.
  • Downloads were missing some columns of data.
  • Em60G/ZL6 soil sensor coefficients were being overridden. Now they stick when changed.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

April 10, 2019 - Version 2.11.14

New

  • Now you can trigger a color status indicator based on target ranges. Email notifications can also be triggered by the target range status. Individual notifications are snoozed for 24 hours after being triggered.
  • You can now lock the scale of the y-axis on custom charts.
  • We added edit feature for soil water content sensor coefficients, sensor depth, device name, and Lat and Long in the cloud for EM50G devices to give you more control.

Fixed

  • Custom charts failed to update when new data came in.
  • Battery percent was in the wrong column in Excel downloads.
  • Feedback attachments were not attached.
  • Device logs now show the server time.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

March 5, 2019 - Version 2.11.10

New

  • We added a Dashboard page. Now you can create customized charts and add environmental models like PAW, ETo, ETr, GDD or Chill Hours.
  • Now you can add colored target ranges to customized charts.
  • The TEROS 11 sensor product has been added, giving you even more soil sensor choices for water content and soil temp.
  • Downloads for the EM60G/ZL6 and EM50G now have the same tab format for better conformity.
  • Caching was added for faster reloads when viewing data.
  • Token authentication users must now have a device password for the following API endpoints: api/v1/readings, api/v1/settings, api/v1/statuses

Fixed

  • Device names with Unicode characters broke some features.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.

February 7, 2019 - Version 2.10.18.

New

  • We updated the format of the xlsx file so that each unique port configuration has its own tab.
  • We also added a new Inventory feature that makes moving devices between organizations just a few button clicks.
  • The device logs now include RSSI signal strength, and the measurement interval is now in a human-friendly format.
  • The performance of charts, the map, and switching organizations has been improved.
  • Measurement interval

Fixed

  • Conversions for Electrical Conductivity, Water Content and Vapor Pressure from Em50G devices were not working.
  • The default unit for max flow rate was changed from pulses/hour to gallons/hour.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.


How did we do?


Powered by HelpDocs (opens in a new tab)