Robocorp Cloud changelog and release notes

Robocorp Cloud update (2021-04-09)

April 9, 2021

New user experience:

  • Organization creation has been improved.
  • Example Organizations are no longer generated automatically for new users.
  • Improved sign-up flow for users joining through invite.

UI improvements:

  • Tables components have been improved.
  • Dark theme colors have been slightly changed.

Robocorp Cloud update (2021-04-07)

April 7, 2021

Slack integration:

  • Slack integration has been added, and can be enabled from workspace settings.
  • First supported functionality is process notifications (same as in e-mail notifications), which can be set up from process screen.

Environment groups:

  • Environment groups have been added to the Pro-tier
  • With environment groups, you can make a group of multiple self-hosted environments that can be assigned to a process step as environment, and in that way to allow parallel processing also in use cases that need extended functionality.

Triggering processes with e-mails:

  • Triggering processes with e-mails has been added to the Pro-tier.
  • Users can now setup a dedicated cloud e-mail address linked to process, and sending mails to that address will trigger the process run and pass the e-mail content as work item.

Upcoming pricing changes:

  • We have added a notification to Free tier to remind about the upcoming changes in pricing. Please see more information here: https://robocorp.com/pricing

Robocorp Cloud update (2021-02-26)

February 26, 2021

Process data pipeline:

Process data pipeline

  • The initial version of the process data pipeline has now been released
  • Improved process dashboard to show more relevant information
  • One process run can now process multiple work items in a single run
  • Work items are now categorized in Input, In-progress, Failed and Output states
  • Process run status indicators have been changed to show different states of processing and failures
  • Custom run option added to trigger a process run with custom run parameters
  • Robot runs in a process run are now called step runs

New workspace navigation:

New workspace navigation

  • We have redone the workspace navigation to be more intuitive and convenient to use in multi organization operations
  • Search term searches over all organization and workspaces, and returns a list of matching workspaces
  • Following keyboard shortcuts are supported:
    • Mac: Cmd + K (opens / closes the menu)
    • Windows: Ctrl + K (opens / closes the menu)
    • Esc (closes the menu)
    • Up / Down, Tab / Shift + Tab (navigates the list)

Robocorp Cloud update (2021-02-08)

February 8, 2021

Robot Assistants:

  • Assistants are now out of beta, and billing will be enforced after one full billing cycle on paid tiers.
  • Assistants are billed by assistant cap set for the billing cycle.
  • You must activate the assistants you want to use from the Assistant view, up to the assistant cap.

Activate the robot assistant

  • Assistant cap is configured from the organization cost management view.

Robot assistants in the organization cost management view

  • If the number of active assistants is higher than then assistant cap, extra assistants will be inactivated at the end of billing period.
  • Price of assistant cap bought during the ongoing billing cycle is prorated.

Robot Workforce:

  • Support for extendable container images added to Pro tier.

Robots:

  • New Robot UI is now live. The goal was to improve the ease of use, and also bring more important information to the view. Tell us what you think!

New Robots UI

Robocorp Cloud update (2021-01-19)

January 19, 2021

Robots:

  • Robocorp Cloud GitHub application is now live! Utilize software development best practices in robot development by linking private GitHub repositories to Cloud using our new GitHub application. This option is now available in the redesigned "Add robot" dialog.

Add robot dialog

Robot Workforce:

  • Premium container cluster with more beefy containers is now live for paid subscriptions. We will announce it later in more detail after we have all the planned features in place.
  • Improved cloud container caching for faster robot executions.
  • Added e-mail alerts for used on-demand run minutes at 80% and 100%.

Webhooks:

  • Documentation and more events added. See documentation here.