August 23, 2018

GoodData.UI Version 5.3 Available: Heatmap

We have released Version 5.3 of GoodData.UI, our powerful library for building analytical applications powered by GoodData.

New in this version: Heatmap component
Heatmap displays data as a matrix where individual values are represented as colors. Heatmaps can help you discover trends and understand complex datasets. For more information, see Heatmap.



Treemap - New Insight Type in Analytical Designer and KPI Dashboards

In Analytical Designer, you can now create treemaps.

Treemaps display your data hierarchically as nested rectangles and you can use them to compare proportions within the hierarchy.


Learn more:
Insight Types in Analytical Designer


Setting Time Zone for Scheduled Emails

When setting up automatic emailing of dashboards and reports from the Manage page, you can now set up a time zone for a scheduled email.


Learn more:
Share Reports and Dashboards with Scheduled Emails


Custom Calendars - Date Range Changes

Custom Date Dimension is extending support to cover ranges between 1.1.1900 to 31.12.2100. For more information follow the link below.

Learn more:
Custom Calendar - Self Service


Upcoming End-of-life: JDBC Driver Version 2.8.0 through 2.9.0

On September 20, 2018, the JDBC driver version 2.8.0 through 2.9.0 will stop working.

How will this affect you?
If you are using version 2.8.0 through 2.9.0 of the JDBC driver, it will stop working on September 20, 2018. You will receive the following error message:

You are using an unsupported version of the JDBC driver. Download and install the latest version of the driver itself or CloudConnect from

Action needed:
Before September 20, 2018, check the version of your JDBC driver.
If your version is 2.8.0 through 2.9.0, upgrade to the latest version, 3.1.2:

  • If you are using the driver directly, download and install the latest version of the driver from the Downloads page.
  • If you are using the driver via CloudConnect, upgrade your CloudConnect to the latest version: from the menu bar, click Help -> Check for Updates.

We will post a separate announcement when the end-of-life happens for the JDBC driver version 2.8.0 through 2.9.0.

Learn more:
For more information about the end-of-life rules for the JDBC driver, see Data Warehouse Driver Version.


ACTION NEEDED: Whitelist Secured Proxy IP Addresses

The GoodData datacenters are configured with multiple secured proxies. If a secured proxy is unavailable, traffic is served by any other available proxy within the pool.

To prevent data load failures, the IP addresses of all proxies must be whitelisted on your firewall.

Action needed:
Check whether all secured proxy IP addresses are added to your firewall. If they are not, please add them.

  • United States datacenter: and
  • European Union datacenter: and
  • Canada datacenter: and

Learn more:
Data Loading and IP Whitelisting

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