Release Notes for ER/Studio Team Server

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Thank you for using ER/Studio Team Server, previously known as Embarcadero Connect, the award-winning web-based tool to access, search, edit, and manage enterprise metadata. ER/Studio Team Server is a model and metadata collaboration platform that provides greater meaning, understanding, and context to enterprise data. Data professionals, developers, and business analysts gain better comprehension and compliance using integrated model, metadata, and collaboration tools.

Release Notes

These Release Notes contain important information that might not appear in the ER/Studio Team Server documentation. We recommend that you read this page in its entirety. These Release Notes are for ER/Studio Team Server 4.0.8. If you are seeing this information offline, it may be more updated information of the current version of these notes on the online documentation.

Obtaining This Update

You can download this latest update from the Embarcadero website.

Installing This Update

To apply this update, please follow the installation guide.

New Features

People API

ER/Studio Team Server introduces a new API feature to allow you to include People in your API requests.

Data Source Groups and Tags API

The ability to manage Data Source Groups and Tags has been added to the API resources.

Password Locker Audit

The management of the Login Credentials is quite important now that Team Server sharea them with other applications, such as DBArtisan. The Password Locker Audit page allows administrators to consult when a login credential is used, on which application, and by which user.

OS Authentication for Login Credentials

Selecting OS Authentication when creating a Login Credential allows Team Server to read from the current OS login and use it to log into a Database. This feature is available for SQL Server Data Sources.

Advanced Search

By using the advanced search, you have more control over the search than with any other search box in ER/Studio Team Server.

Start here page

With a revised Welcome Page, the newly-updated interface separates the Admin from User features, giving as such a cleaner and more spacious feel to the page. The Admin is still able to view the user features for increased continuity between admin and users.

Apps Scripting Feature

A new type of element to create applications using JavaScript.

Designed with all the rich user features built in to Team Server, Apps allows you to create an app, then assign permissions, follow or discuss it, in the way you are used to.


Now you can create and manage groups of data sources.


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Bug Fixes

RWP-4610 Users get "Bad credentials" error.

User Connection Licenses

ER/Studio Team Server ships with a license for a base user connection, Base Super User Connection, that allows one super user (administrator) connection with no expiration date.

See Overview of Connection Licenses for more information.

Technical Support

If you have a valid maintenance contract with Embarcadero Technologies, our Support team will assist you with any problems you have with our applications. Our maintenance contract also entitles registered users of Embarcadero Technologies products to download free software upgrades during the active contract period.

Evaluators receive free technical support for the term of their evaluation. To download evaluations of Embarcadero Technologies products, go to

To contact the Support team, go to the Support page.

See Also

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