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Release notes

Within the documents area of this site, you will now be able to find the release notes for recent deployments and also the next release version (1.10).

_connect Christmas Freeze and release schedule for December to February

Release 1.7 on Thursday 12th December will be the last scheduled update to _connect in 2013, and the first release on 2014 is scheduled for the start of February.   This year's...

Release 1.6.1 - Thursday 28th November

Please note that we will be carrying out maintenance on the _connect platform this evening (Thursday 28th November). This will require the system to be unavailable for all sites on the...

release 1.6 - Thursday 14th November

Please note that we will be carrying out maintenance on the _connect platform tomorrow evening (Thursday 14 th November). This will require the system to be unavailable for all sites on the...

_connect release 1.02

A further support update has been applied to _connect, this is release 1.02. One of the key changes has been an improvement to the user journey for logged in users. When a user logs into...

Grants System Downtime

Dear all, Maintenance release will be taking place this evening on the Grants system at approximately 6:30pm This will require system downtime and a server restart, will anticipate...

_connect release update for evening of Thursday 27th

Version 1.01 of _connect will be part of  a support and maintenance release taking okace this evening . This is the first update since our upgrade on Friday 21st and it will be...

Known Issues - Monday 24th June

We are encountering a few issues with _connect today, and they are under active investigation. Our next code update to _connect is scheduled for Thursday night, and we will try to keep people...

Welcome to new _connect

Welcome to new _connect, we hope you like what you find. There are a lot of background processes still running helping Search understand the new site layout and some more changes coming in...

System downtime 19 & 20 June

We have completed the first phase of the upgrade and for the next phase _connect will be off-line from 6pm tonight and will reappear as the new and improved _connect on Friday morning. ...

The sites powered by _connect

Internally at the Technology Strategy Board we often tallk about _connect meaning the networking site that you can find at https://connect.innovateuk.org but in reality that is just the hub...

The previews

Lee Mullin, Head of IT at the Technology Strategy Board, has blogged some preview screens for the next version of _connect. Let us know what you are hoping for in the _connect upgrade... ...

Reminder of system downtime

Just a reminder that all systems will be taken off-line today at 5.00pm . Grants system will remain off-line until the morning of Wednesday 19th June. Reports system can be accessed...

Improvements coming to _connect

By now you have probably heard that there are some improvements and upgrades being made to _connect.  We can't wait to share these changes with you, which amongst other things will...

Problems following maintenance on 18th August

Following a recent system upgrade some users have experienced a problem navigating around the _connect site and have been unable to navigate away from the global homepage. The solution to...

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Release 1.6.1 - Thursday 28th November

Please note that we will be carrying out maintenance on the _connect platform this evening...

Problems following maintenance on 18th August

Following a recent system upgrade some users have experienced a problem navigating around the...

Improvements coming to _connect

By now you have probably heard that there are some improvements and upgrades being made to...