Find all the details of Portal releases and the improvements we have made in the following table.

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20 April 2022 (Release T2.4.1)

Portal Area

Change Title

Description

Change and Release
Change Register bug fix
Bug fix on Change Register filter. 

Performance Assurance
File upload bug fix
Under 'upload your file', now documents with both lower case and upper case file extenstion can be uploaded. Example: monthlydatadocument. CSV or .csv

Knowledge & Wiki
Launch of REC Wiki
Under Knowledge and Service Desk, three new tiles will be available:
REC Wiki - visible and available for all user (public page) with a new landing page.
Education and Training (previously Knowledge Repository).
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23 February 2022 (Release T2.4)

Portal Area

Change Title

Description

Service Management
Service Desk Chat Box
Deployment of a chat box linked to the Service Desk to provide users with an instant messaging facility and reduce the need to raise a ticket.

Performance Assurance
Remediation Tracker
Under RPA individual sites, a new tab will be added which hosts a log containing any Remediation tasks that belongs to that organisation.

Performance Assurance
Training/Guidance/Forms/Surveys
Under RPA individual sites, a new tab will be added which hosts a log containing any links to Training, Guidance, Surveys or Forms applicable to that organisation.

Performance Assurance
File Versioning and 'Your Files' tab
Introducing file versioning to the 'Upload Files' functionality, allowing users to replace previously uploaded files with another version. Also the 'Your Files' table will be updated showing more file information.

Knowledge
Renaming Site Area
'Knowledge Repository' area renamed to 'Education and Training'

Security
Updated Privacy Notice
Portal Privacy Notice updated on the Portal. All Portal Users will be prompted to confirm they have read the updated Notice upon next log-in.

26 January 2022 (Release T2.3)

Portal Area

Change Title

Description

Performance Assurance
Annual Maintenance
Provides access to additional tabs and forms to submit for compliance purposes.

Performance Assurance
Operational Dashboard
Provides Code Manager users with a dashboard-style view of activities by clicking on a tile called “RPA Dashboard” under Participant Management. 

Knowledge
REC Wiki
Deploys back-end functionality to support the future release of Wikipedia-style knowledge pages. 

15 December 2021 (Release T2.2)

Portal Area

Change Title

Description

Performance Assurance
Activity Log
The Code Manager can now add activities (e.g. adding future Annual Maintenance schedule) to REC Parties' Performance Assurance space, including due dates and allowing parties to respond.

Performance Assurance
Request for Information (RFI)
The Code Manager can now add RFIs to REC Parties' Performance Assurance space, including due dates and allowing parties to respond.

Performance Assurance
File Validation
Most Performance Assurance Report files have a valid 'file extension' defined in the Performance Assurance Report Catalogue. This change enforces these rules - e.g. a .txt file cannot be uploaded for a report which should only be a .csv file

Continuous Service Improvement
Continuous Service Improvement
Addition of a new page which hosts content and functionality related to Continuous Service Improvement.