Cognite Data Fusion change log

This article documents the ongoing improvements we're making to the Cognite Data Fusion.

September 11, 2020

Version 7.0.0


  • The Cognite Console has been deprecated and is replaced by Cognite Data Fusion.


  • You can now match entities to set up and validate all your contextualization pipelines.
  • You can now build interactive P&IDs (Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams) from static PDF source files.
  • You can now easily switch project after logging in to Cognite Data Fusion.

May 14, 2020

Version 6.1.0


  • You can now download software and documentation for your extractors from the Cognite Console.

May 7, 2020

Version 6.0.0


  • New landing page.
  • Small ux improvements in transformations

April 17, 2020

Version 5.1.0


  • New rule for evaluating flatlining and standard deviation on time series data


  • Minor bugfixes
  • Small ux improvements in transformations

Version 5.0.0


  • New navigation
  • Improved discoverability of CDF features

April 8, 2020

Version 4.3.0


  • Live reusable data quality metrics. Learn more in our blog post.
  • Improved ability to troubleshoot data quality alerts visually in the GUI

April 6, 2020

Version 4.2.1


  • Made all buttons rounded
  • Renamed "Feedback" to "Chat with support"

March 12, 2020

Version 4.2.0


  • New full stack data sets feature supported by the API. Learn more in our blog post and our detailed article on data sets. The existing data sets feature in Console will be deprecated on April 15th.


  • Renamed the "Data kits" feature to "Quality monitoring".
  • Updated the text in notification emails from quality monitoring.
  • Minor UI improvements in CDF transformations.

February 13, 2020

Version 4.1.0

  • Transform your data in CDF using Transformations. Learn more and get started with Transformations by following our step-by-step guide.


February 6, 2020

Version 4.0.4

Bug fixes and improvements

  • You can now edit groups in access management.
  • You can scope time series access to all time series under a specific root asset in access management.
  • When you create a new table in RAW Explorer, it is automatically selected.

January 30, 2020

Version 4.0.3

Bug fixes and improvements

  • We're introducing a new UI for creating groups in Access management.
  • We've improved the UI for data quality monitoring on data kits.
  • "Data inventory" has been renamed to "Data catalog".
  • You can now hover over a group name to show the group capabilities when you add groups to a service account.
  • We've fixed a UI glitch for "Filter by capabilities" in Access management > Groups for narrow browser windows.
  • You'll get a reminder to reauthenticate in Console to apply any changes you have made to your own service account.
  • You'll get a warning if you navigate away from editing a service account without saving your changes.

January 03, 2020

Version 4.0.2

  • You can now give users read-only view to access management, so that the right people can easily audit who has access to which data.

January 02, 2020

Version 4.0.1

  • Instantly identify the default group in access management. Learn more about the default group. Bonus: Improved UI for groups filtering in access management.

View default group

  • Improved filtering by capability for Groups in access management

December 12, 2019

  • When you rely on data to make operational decisions, it is critical that you know when the data is reliable and that end users know when they can rely on the data to make decisions. You can now set up continuous data quality monitoring of time series.
    Follow the steps in our step-by-step guide to get started with data quality monitoring.

December 03, 2019

Version 3.1.2

  • If there are features you don't have access to, you can hover over the inactive menu item to see which capabilities you need to access the feature. Navigation tooltip
  • The Set as default group button is disabled if you don't have the necessary capability. Hover over the button to see what capabilities you need. Set default group tooltip
  • In Access management, the items in the service accounts, groups, and API keys tables are now ordered by name by default. IAM items order

November 25, 2019

Version 3.1.1

  • To link a CDF group to a group in an Identity Provider (IdP) system, enter the Source ID and the Source name for the IdP group. The members of the linked IdP group will automatically become members of the CDP group. RAW explorer

November 01, 2019

Version 3.1.0

  • Manage data in RAW storage through a new RAW explorer. Access it by selecting Integrations in the left hand bar and then selecting RAW explorer. Often, customers choose to mirror data from a source system in tables and databases in RAW, because it decouples extraction operations from transformation operations. Only authorized users can view and manage data in RAW storage. RAW explorer

October 25, 2019

Version 3.0.0

  • Configure your InField application to work for your assets. Navigate to the application configuration by selecting Applications in the left hand bar and then selecting InField. Only authorized users can view and edit the application configuration. InField configuration

October 18, 2019

Version 2.9.0

  • New navigation menu and added landing page for Data Inventory, incl. details about access information New navigation menu
  • Click on the "Scope" label in Groups in Identity & Access Management to view details about the scope for a group capability Group scope For example, for a time series scope you see which time series are included. View scope
  • Updated the description for the default group and the warning text for setting a new default group in Identity and Access Management

October 01, 2019

Version 2.8.0

  • Limit access to specific databases or tables in the Cognite Data Fusion Raw storage, by specifying a scope in group creation in Identity and Access Management.
  • See which groups may be connected to a group in your own Identity Provider. The warning message shows up if a group has a sourceId set in CDF. If the sourceId is the same as the ID of a corresponding group in your own Identity Provider, then the two groups are linked. See groups that are connected to your own Identity Provider
  • Hover over the project name to see and copy the CDF ID for your project.
  • Hover over your name to see which email address you have used to sign in.
  • By default, items in Data Sets are now sorted alphabetically.

September 15, 2019

Version 2.7.2

  • Limit access to specific time series through more granular access management in Identity Access Management. Create new group with more granular access
  • Easily filter for what you're looking for in Identity Access Management through a more visible filtering button. Filtering in IAM.
  • Added Cognite logo.
  • Fixed bug in Identity Access Mgmt., displaying unavailable capabilities for projects.

September 01, 2019

Version 2.7.1

  • Improved user interface for creating groups, with more details about each field to be filled out.
  • Improved user interface for creating service accounts, specifically providing more details about the capabilities of the groups when you add a service account to groups.

Create service account

August 15, 2019

Version 2.7.0

  • Added search/filter by name for Groups and Service Account under Access Management.
  • Added informational page for Access Management.

Access Management informational page

August 01, 2019

Version 2.6.1

  • Added new Get started component to the home page.

Get started component

July 15, 2019

Version 2.6.0

  • Launched new home page.

New home page

Last Updated: 9/14/2020, 8:56:08 AM