Toad Data Point 3.8 is here, so what’s new?
There have been some added functionality to query development and the editor/grid.
There have also been some updates to automation.
There are some added features and options that are platform specific.
Some other notable changes and new features:
Data Compare files created in previous versions of Toad with the file extension (.dcp) remains the same and are still supported. If you open a Data Compare file created in a previous version of Toad, the file is automatically converted to the new XML format.
Some additional features added to the Toad Data Point Professional edition includes the following...
Toad Intelligence Central:
Note: This feature is available in the Toad Data Point Professional edition only and requires access to a Toad Intelligence Central server.
In both cases the script must be published and executed in Intelligence Central under the same Windows Active Directory account used in the Windows Authentication connection.
This release provides a new streamlined workflow for opening and using the following tools:
When you click the main toolbar button or select Tools, this action opens a new dialog where you can specify parameters for selecting the data to use. This new dialog can help you get started if you are a new user or help streamline your workflow if you are an experienced user.
You can continue to use the previous workflows: sending data directly from a data grid or object, or entering a query. These workflows are retained.
This release includes several enhancements to the Transform and Cleanse tool that was redesigned in release 3.7.
There are some additions to DBMS Support and Connections.
Other general enhancements and changes in the Professional edition:
For a full list and further details about new features, please refer to the Toad Data Point 3.8 Release Notes found in the Support Portal's Technical Documentation.