Zoomdata Version 4.0
The following enhancements and updates were made to Zoomdata in version 4.0. See the following topics:
- REST API Changes
- Pushdown Join Support for Fusion Data Sources
- Apache Solr Connector Kerberos Support
- Apache Drill Connector User Delegation Support
- Snowflake Connector SQL Views Support
- New Can Administer Users Group Privilege
- What's Fixed?
- What's Deprecated?
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Major changes were introduced in the REST API with Zoomdata 4.0.
- All Version 1 public APIs have been removed. Version 2 of the REST API should be used going forward.
- The internal APIs starting with paths such as
/service/are removed in favor of paths starting with
- You must now specify the
application/vnd.zoomdata.v2+jsonversion of the API in requests. This is now mandatory. For requests that retrieve a payload, such as
HTTP GEToperations, this should be in the
Acceptheader. For requests submitting data (for example
PATCH), this is typically in the
This release introduces Kerberos support for Apache Solr connectors. You can now configure a Zoomdata Apache Solr connector to connect to a kerberized Apache Solr data store. For more information, see Connecting to Apache Solr Data Stores That Use Kerberos Authentication.
This release adds support for user delegation for Apache Drill connectors. See Applying User Delegation to a Connection.
This release adds support for SQL views by the Zoomdata Snowflake connector. See Managing the Snowflake Connector.
This release introduces a new privilege for users in a group called Can Administer Users. This privilege lets group members:
- Add, disable, and remove user definitions
- Reset user passwords
- Define user custom attributes and regional settings
|This privilege does not allow group members to update groups or the groups to which a user is assigned.|
See also What's Deprecated? for information about the deprecation of some supervisor capabilities.
Bookmarks can now be exported using the API without errors.
The Screenshot and PDF export options are no longer missing for embedded dashboards that contained maps.
The Spring session is no longer persisted after a user logs out when Zoomdata is used as an OAuth provider.
Increased the LDAP query length to more than 4000 characters to resolve a complex query problem.
This release removes the ability for the supervisor to act as an administrator of accounts. Data source, dashboard, and chart management for an account can still be performed by administrators and by users with the appropriate permissions, but the supervisor can no longer perform these functions.