Maintenance Connection is proud to announce the release of Maintenance Connection v8.2 (MC v8.2) to all On Premise customers. This release is a compilation of the enhancements offered in MC v8.1 and MC v8.2, previously only available to Cloud Hosted customers.
These updates focus on strengthening system security and enhancing existing core features of Maintenance Connection, including an updated, mobile-friendly Service Requester interface, new SLA Work Order reports, and more. This release also includes multiple bug fixes.
Security Enhancements for Greater Protection
With the v8.2 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.
Enhanced Service Requester Provides Unparalleled Flexibility
We are introducing a completely overhauled Service Requester (SR) that focuses on the ability to access the SR from any mobile device with an updated, fully responsive design:
Additionally, the SR configuration page received enhancements that include the ability to add User Defined Fields (UDF's) to the SR page along with an updated user configuration interface:
Next Level of Reporting Provides Holistic Service Level Data
We are adding new Work Order reports to track comparative statistics across Departments and Repair Centers.
QR Code Support Provides Additional Flexibility
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
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:
As this On Premise release is a compilation of MC v8.1 and v8.2 enhancements, please take a look at the Release Notes for each upgrade for a full explanation of the new features available.
Head to our Upgrade Center to get started on receiving these exciting new features. And, keep in mind that all On Premise customers still on MC v6.0 and v7.0 will need to upgrade to the latest MC version in order to continue receiving product support. Take a look at this article so see how version End-of-Life affects you.