Maintenance Connection is proud to announce the release of Maintenance Connection v8.1 (MC v8.1) to all current v8.0 cloud customers as an automatic upgrade on October 6th, 2017. With this update, Maintenance Connection looked to focus on security enhancements with headline features such as major security enhancements, the resolution of Reporter deadlock issues, and additional QR barcode functionality for the Parts/Inventory module.
Security Enhancements for Greater Protection
With the v8.1 release, we are introducing a number of security-focused enhancements that are aimed at ensuring that Maintenance Connection is not only the go-to CMMS platform for functionality but also is the most secure option available. As a result, users can expect an increased focus on minimizing external security threats while seeing an increase in password and member security. You can read about the enhancements below.
QR Code Support Provides Additional Flexibility
In the v8.1 release, we are adding QR barcode support to the Inventory module. This will provide additional flexibility for those that leverage barcoding in Maintenance Connection.
New Access Group Attachment Options for Added Functionality
In v8.1, we are introducing an 'Attach' tab in the Access Group module, providing the ability to attach key documentation and applicable notes for improved functionality and usage:
- For more details on Maintenance Connection v8.1 for cloud, be sure to see our full release notes.