• INFO : Sage Data Migration Tool (DMT) is now available for partners and customers

    Sage is pleased to announce that our North America Central of Excellence team has developed a global tool to improve and streamline importing data from external resources into Sage X3. 

    Sage DMT improves and simplifies the import process with the upload…

  • INFO: Announcing the availability of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2022 R1.1

    Sage are pleased to announce the new version of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2022 R1.1.

    This release includes two bug fixes:
    - Excel Add-in distribution jobs would sometimes fail if the default port 4504 of BI Service was not used.
    - Column Group Heading…

  • New Feature "Using Notification Server with Workflow" in 2022R2


    One of the New Features in 2022R2 is the ability to configure Workflows to use the Notification Server mechanism rather than the Legacy Email Service, meladx.

    The Notification Server options provides an email client for Sage X3 that includes capabilities…

  • Landing Page Query Batch Submission Threshold

    Hi,

    Is there any way to configure the row count threshold used to determine when a landing page query is 'expensive' and needs to be sent to the batch server?

    I have a requester that queries the STOPREH table (>100k rows). Although the requester…

  • LDAP and X3 User creation

    LDAP can be used for more than just managing the Passwords for X3 Users, it can also be used to create X3 Users, and their associated Classic Users at the Folder level.

    "How can this be?", you ask.

    Let's start with what information we have in…

  • INFO: Announcing the availability of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2022 R1

    Sage are pleased to announce the new version of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2022 R1 which is available from

    Some of the enhancements are:

    • Workbook preview
    • Column Formatting
    • Data Aggregation

    There are also many bug fixes.

    For more details, please…

  • INFO: Announcing the availability of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2021 R1.2 Security Patch

    Sage are pleased to announce the new version of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2021 R1.2, available from Folders > Packages - SEI Official > 2021 R1.2 and Folders > Templates - Official > 2021 R1.2

    This new version is 2021 R1.2 plus these four…

  • INFO: Change in behaviour with Syracuse 12.14 potentially impacting external load balancers

    In Syracuse versions prior to Syracuse 12.14, Sage X3 sends a "ping" request from the user browser to the server every 60 seconds to check the session status.   This behaviour was found to not be efficient nor as effective due to the changing…

  • ALERT: Syracuse Server Hotfix 12.15.3.7 is available for V12

    Syracuse Server version 12.15.3.7 is now available 

    This version addresses issues when using the Sage X3 Office Add-in (X3-280327)

    - Fields are not selectable in the filter tab

    - Using the Excel sort tool only sorts a single column, not the entire table 

  • Setting up a Recurring Task to run on specific days

    Have you ever had a process which you'd like to run on a particular day or days each year?

    Well, normally, you'd just set up a Task in Usage > Batch Server > Recurring tasks (GESABA)

    However, the normal Weekly and Monthly Frequency options…

  • INFO: Announcing the availability of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2021 R2.3

    Sage are pleased to announce the new version of Sage Enterprise Intelligence 2021 R2.3

    Some of the bug fixes and enhancements included

    - OLAP Manager : When services started a blank token was created, which could cause an issue with the OLAP memory.
    -…

  • You can now deploy the Sage X3 Application without Apache HTTP Webserver

    A leap forward from 2022 R2 (Sage X3 V12 Patch 30), you can now deploy Sage X3 without having to install the Apache webserver. This simplifies Sage X3 deployments and reduces the number of potential security vulnerabilities originating from the use of 

  • PJM Import template: Possible export?

    Hello,

    PJM project import template is now available in the new Sage X3 release 2022 R2. We noticed that the template uses temporary tables to import projects. The "export" check box has been ticked on the template, have anyone managed to export existing…

  • INFO : End of maintenance of the JavaBridge component – July 31st 2022

    As specified since April 2021 (re-issued in May 2022) Sage-X3-Technical-Planned-Changes.pdf document published in the Sage X3 online help, the Sage X3 JavaBridge will no longer be delivered or supported by Sage from July 31, 2022.

    Existing installations…

  • ALERT : Vulnerability in Spring Framework (Spring MVC or Spring WebFlux or Spring4Shell)

    A Security Alert, CVE-2022-22695, has been raised for the Spring Framework which encompasses Spring MVC or Spring WebFlux. 

    Another article from Kaspersky, Spring4Shell, mentions the Spring4Shell critical vulnerability as well.

    The description of the alert…

  • Should I change the default Syracuse logging in my production system

    You have just completed your Syracuse installation and have handed over to the users, so you can relax and move onto the next task, right?   It's not always that easy and after a few days, users suddenly start complaining about odd messages intermittently…

  • Making payments directly from Sage X3 to the Bank. Software suggestions?

    Any recommendations for software to support this? We looked at DBACs but were not impressed.

  • ALERT: Sage X3 Version 11 is now in "Extended" support phase

    Sage X3 Version 11 has now moved into "Extended" support phase since Monday 3rd January 2022, and will transition into "End of Maintenance" on 3rd April 2023.

    See KB article Id 105518 "Sage X3 Lifecycle Policy" for more details…

  • Working with Multiple Accounting Tasks

    Welcome to this Blog which shows you how to define more than one Accounting Task in Sage X3.

    Why should you consider setting up multiple Accounting Tasks?

    Well, in its simplest configuration, Accounting Tasks tries to carry out all of the following operations…

  • ALERT : Log4J Vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228)

    The ONLY impacted component in Sage X3 is Elasticsearch.

    Sage X3 V11 and V12 use Elasticsearch 7.9 and above, which is part of the Elasticsearch versions impacted by this issue. Sage X3 Version 9 or earlier are not impacted.

    On installations where the Sage…

  • INFO: X3 Sessions Logs (New function delivered with 2021 R3 release)

    A new function X3 Session Logs (Administration, Usage, Logs, X3 Session logs) has been implemented in the Sage X3 2021 R3 release.

    Enhancing the ability of Sage X3 consultants and administrators to troubleshoot Sage X3 solutions and to analyze architecture…

  • Test System Build Diary: 2021 R4 Migration from PU9

    Last Updated: 12th November 2021

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    What is a "Build Diary"

    A Build Diary simply describes the steps taken by Sage Support to perform a task or tasks on our internal test systems.  Build diaries…

  • Test system Build Diary for Upgrade from 2019 R4 (V12 Patch 19) to 2021 R4 (V12 Patch 28)

    Last Updated: 10th November 2021

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    What is a "Build Diary"

    A Build Diary simply describes the steps taken by Sage Support to perform a task or tasks on our internal test systems.  Build diaries…

  • Update on changes to the X3 Sales Team

    Dear Partners, 

    We would like to let you know a forthcoming change to service with our X3 Sales team in the coming months. 

    To allow us to focus on processing your sales more efficiently, we have taken the decision to remove the telephone access route to…

  • NEWS: 2021 R3 (Version 12.0.27) Import performance enhancement

    One of the enhancements made in 2021 R3 was to change the behaviour of Imports - until now, every execution of a data import based on a template generated a temporary script for every import/export template so the preprocessing of the data feed could…