The following section outlines the general Release Notes for the current (latest) version of Experience Manager as a Cloud Service.
From here you can navigate to release notes of previous versions; for example, for those in 2020, 2021 and so on.
See Recent Documentation Updates for details of documentation updates not directly related to a release.
The Release Date for Adobe Experience Manager as a Cloud Service 2021.3.0 is March 25, 2021.
The following release (2021.4.0) will be on April 29, 2021.
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Support for Magento 2.4.2
Product detail component can now be used and configured on any content page
Released CIF Venia Reference Site - 2021.03.25 that includes the latest CIF Core Components version v1.9.0. Refer to CIF Venia Reference Site for more details.
Released CIF Core Components v1.9.0. Refer to CIF Core Components for more details.
This section outlines the Release Notes for Cloud Manager in AEM as a Cloud Service 2021.4.0 and 2021.3.0.
The Release Date for Cloud Manager in AEM as a Cloud Service 2021.4.0 is April 08, 2021.
The next release is planned for May 06, 2021.
UI updates to the Add and Edit Program workflows to make it more intuitive.
A user with requisite permissions can now submit the commerce end point via the UI.
Environment variables can now be scoped to a specific service, either author or publish. Requires AEM Version
2021.03.5104.20210328T185548Z or higher.
The Manage Git button is displayed on the Pipelines card even when no pipelines have been configured.
The version of the AEM project archetype used by Cloud Manager has been updated to version 27.
Projects in the Adobe I/O Developer Console created by Cloud Manager can no longer be unintentionally edited or deleted.
When a user adds a new environment they will be informed that once an environment is created it cannot be moved to a different region.
Environment variables can now be scoped to a specific service, either author or publish. Requires AEM Version 2021.03.5104.20210328T185548Z or higher.
The error message when starting a pipeline when an environment was deleted has been clarified.
OSGi bundles provided by Eclipse projects are now excluded from rule
When editing the Experience audit page of a pipeline, an input path starting with a slash
( / ) will no longer result in the step being stuck in pending status.
When a new production pipeline is created, if no content audit override is added by the user, the default homepage was not audited.
Issues for the
CloudServiceIncompatibleWorkflowProcess had the incorrect severity in the downloadable issue CSV file.
Runmode check was producing false positives on non-folder nodes.
The Release Date for Cloud Manager in AEM as a Cloud Service 2021.3.0 is March 11, 2021.
Customers with environments with pre-existing Custom Domain Name configurations for IP Allow Lists, SSL Certificates and Custom Domain Names will see a message about their previously existing configurations and will be able to self-serve via the UI.
Users with requisite permissions can now edit a Program, allowing them to do the following in a self-service manner:
AEM Push Update label will now be displayed for both Pipeline Execution and Activity screens.
If an environment is hibernated but there is also an AEM update available, the Hibernated status will take precedence over Update available.
Users can now see their Cloud Manager role(s) by selecting the ‘View Cloud Manager Role(s)’ option after navigating to the User Profile icon (top right) of Unified Shell.
The label Application for Approval has been relabeled to Production Approval for greater clarity.
The Version label has been relabeled to Git Tag in the Production pipeline execution screen.
The labels which define the behavior when important metrics do not meet the defined threshold have been relabeled to reflect their true behavior: Cancel Immediately and Approve Immediately.
The class and method deprecation lists have been updated based on version
2021.3.4997.20210303T022849Z-210225 of the AEM Cloud Service SDK.
Cloud Manager Production pipeline will now include Custom UI Testing capability.
Package versioning was skipped in some cases during AEM push upgrade.
Some quality issues were not properly discovered when packages were embedded in other packages.
In obscure situations, the default program name generated upon opening the Add Program dialog could be a duplicate of an existing program name.
On occasion, if user navigates away from pipeline execution page immediately after starting a pipeline, an error message is displayed stating that the action failed, although the execution actually starts.
The build step was unnecessarily restarted when customer builds resulted in invalid packages.
On occasion, user may see a green “active” status next to an IP Allowlist even when that configuration was not deployed.
All existing production pipelines will be automatically enabled with the Experience Audit step.
The Release Date for Content Transfer Tool v1.3.4 is March 19, 2021.
The Release Date for Content Transfer Tool v1.3.0 is March 04, 2021.
/libsBrowser bookmarks to certain pages may no longer be valid.
The Release Date for Best Practices Analyzer v2.1.12 is April 12, 2021.
New features and enhancements for Repository Modernizer. Refer to GitHub Resource: Repository Modernizer for the latest version.
New features and enhancements for Dispatcher Converter. Refer to GitHub Resource: Dispatcher Converter