Release Notes for Steelray Project Analyzer

Version 2018.12.25
  • Bug fix for Primavera P6 and XER schedule id's
Version 2018.12.24
  • Bug fix for SQLite Primavera P6 connections and filtering
Version 2018.11.23
  • Upgraded Primavera P6 driver
  • Added support for SQLite Primavera P6 connections
  • Additional support for newer versions of Project Server
Version 2018.10.22
  • SQL Server P6 configuration bug fix
  • SQL Server P6 results filtering bug fix
  • Documentation updates for new XER driver
  • General performance improvements
Version 2018.9.21
  • New XER driver for improved Primavera XER support.
    • Select from multiple schedules within an XER file.
    • Add XER schedules individually or as a project set.
    • XER names on Project Properties page reflect file location and schedule name.
    • XER schedules reference Activity ID as the Unique ID.
  • Negative float fix for XER schedules.
  • Critical Path test fix for Project Add-In provider.
  • Date handling fix for Project Add-In provider.
  • Criteria Manager bug fix and improvements.
Version 2018.6.20
  • Fixed bug that prevented Nextgen Project Integration driver from working with certain international versions of Windows.
  • Fixed bug where "Check for updates" was detecting an up-to-date version as out of date.
Version 2018.5.19

Note: Changed numbering of versions to reflect the year, month, and build number.

Major release! See the announcement for full details.

  • DoD DCMA EVAS Metrics. Includes support for all of the latest schedule metrics that DCMA is using on their EVAS schedule assessments.
  • DCMA 14-Point Enhancements. All 14 tests are executed without changing the source schedules, including schedules with master and subproject files. The custom report is renamed to "Configurable DCMA Assessment" in this version.
  • New Project Data Extractor for Microsoft Project: Steelray Project Add-In.
    • installs as a very lightweight add-In to Microsoft Project. 
    • Once installed, Steelray Project Analyzer connects to the add-in to grab the data it needs, in less time than ever before. 
    • Better error handling.
    • Support for future products.
  • Improved User Interface. Dozens of usability improvements.
  • Relocated settings from the report output to either the report's settings or the project's setting.
  • Enhanced projects sets, including adding a new type of project set that includes snapshots of the same schedule.
  • Enhanced Connection Diagnostics for Microsoft Project Server, Project Online, and Oracle Primavera P6.
  • Excel spreadsheet non-numeric cell patch
  • XER Duration patch
  • License framework patch
  • Fixed diagnostics error
  • Fixed DCMA 14 pt error
  • Fixed Project 2016/2010 read bug
  • Improved filtering on Project files
  • Fixed Project 2016 corruption bug
  • Added Experimental Project Driver
  • Fixed Project 2016 corruption bug
  • Fixed license error
  • Fixed UI useability issues for various reports
  • Enhanced Grouped Matrix usability
  • Fixed MS Project COM Exception
  • File subproject read fix
  • Filter builder enhancements
  • Global.mpt reader fix
  • P6 Schedule comparison bug fix
  • Manual task field read fix
  • Active field read fix
  • Project server project file read fix
  • Enhanced online support
  • Licensing framework update
  • Coach content visual improvement for high resolution monitors
  • MPM criteria fix
  • Criteria datetime parse fix
  • Project server project file read fix
  • Useability enhancements
  • Report export bug fixes/enhancements
  • Export functionality fix
  • Import functionality fix
  • Added report name to scorecard ppt export
  • Scorecard layout fix
  • Scorecard save button fix
  • Criteria Manager fix
  • Export functionality fix
  • Scorecard UI Enhancements
Version SPA
  • Report export bug fixes/enhancements
  • 14 pt BEI bug fix
  • Updated 14 point assessment renderer
  • Fixed task dependency predecessor bug
  • Updated activation UI
  • GAO Report Fix
Version SPA
  • 14 pt formatting fix
  • Schedule comparison engine enhancements
  • Fixed task dependency predecessor bug
Version SPA
  • Scorecard coach formatting fix
  • Enhanced Project 2016 support
  • Grouped Matrix enhancements
Version SPA
  • Scorecard enhancements
  • Added activation framework
  • 14 pt Assessment task table bug fix
  • Fixed score weighting inside Overall Scorecard
  • Fixed Project Online timeout bug
Version SPA
  • Fixed criteria manager/scorecard bug
  • Removed Enterprise Scorecard columns when not in-use
  • Added a "Critical" field to criteria that invalidates any given scorecard when failed
  • Added grouping option to Scorecard
  • Added ability to edit coach content for Steelray library criteria items
  • Added offsite server access
  • Updated digital signature
  • Enabled Excel export in Enterprise Scorecard
  • Reformatted CSV data in Enterprise scorecard
  • Appended name function within Excel Analyzer Scorecard
  • Fixed scorecard criteria grouping bug
  • Fixed Excel Analyzer Scorecard output
  • Added username to frame
  • Improved visibility of failure criteria
Version SPA
  • Added overall scoring and weights to Enterprise Scorecard
  • Fixed filtering issue within scorecards
  • Amended excel output names to include project file names
  • Added duplicate ability for reports
  • Added support for new subscription framework
  • Added username to frame
Version SPA
  • Fixed invalid date format bug
  • Enhanced XER file support for multiple schedule comparison
  • Fixed intermittent Excel Output bug
  • Fixed Primavera open cursors issue
Version SPA
  • Optimized Schedule Comparison Algorithm
  • Fixed Datetime error involved with license key check
  • Modified check for Project Platforms
  • Updated Primavera Settings within Database Connection window
  • Fixed Excel output bug
  • Removed obsolete quick filters option
Version SPA
  • Corrected Report Gallery view bug.
  • Fixed finish to start calculation.
  • Modified Status Date check within 14pt assessment.
  • Modified Hard Constraints Report to match 14pt.
  • Corrected indicator on the BEI field within the 14pt assessment.
  • Fixed Report Set list page.
Version SPA
  • Added Schedule Comparison Chart.
  • Fixed exception in 14pt assessment that exhibited in some .mpp files.
  • Fixed exception in 14pt assessment that exhibited in some primavera files.
  • Fixed null exception with legacy Excel Analyzer Scorecards.
  • Fixed ability to add existing report to Report Set.
  • Fixed Hard Constraints Scorecard.
Version SPA
  • Fixed task flag exception when reading .xer files.
  • Fixed null exception within Tree Map Chart.
Version SPA
  • Multiple fixes for support of Microsoft Project 2013 files.
  • Multiple fixes for support of Primavera files.
  • Fixed bug regarding custom fields within MPP files that previously resulted in an error during analysis.
  • Fixed minor visibility issue for scorecard settings.
Version SPA 5.0
  • Added Milestones Indices Report.
  • Added Grouped Matrix Report.
  • Added Grouped Bar Chart.
  • Added Treemap Chart.
  • Support for Primavera .XER files.