What's New in 2021.4

The following new features and enhancements are introduced in VERA 2021.4 release:

Configure Password Policy Rules

  • Administrator can configure and enforce the minimum required length of passwords
  • Administrator can configure and enforce the minimum required password complexity rule

Configurable Custom Password Policy Settings

Ability to exclude Author from Approving qTest Test Cases

  • VERA (when author exclusion is enabled) VERA will prevent Authors from completing an approval task on a record where the user has authored a record and is assigned to one or more approval groups
    • the records will be filtered out of the author's approval queue
    • the approval and rejection links will not be available on approval task detail page
  • Author can be defined by a field value or by the user who routed the Test Case for approval 
  • The administrator can configure enforcing author exclusion in individual approval routes
  • VERA will attempt to match author by in the source system to a VERA user
    • if VERA does not find a matching user in VERA the author field will be populated with the source system username and marked as (Unknown)
    • If Author doesn't exist the record can be withdrawn, a VERA user created and then record re-routed to enforce author exclusion

Default handling for embedded images on imported records

  • VERA supports embedded images in imported records and displays as attached image files

Defect fixes

Various defect fixes to the Web Portal and API Server.

View the Release Notes for more information: