Amazon QuickSight

2023/01/20 - 9 updated api methods

Changes   This release adds support for data bars in QuickSight table and increases pivot table field well limit.

2022/11/29 - 3 new 12 updated api methods

Changes   This release adds new Describe APIs and updates Create and Update APIs to support the data model for Dashboards, Analyses, and Templates.

2022/11/18 - 3 new 10 updated api methods

Changes   This release adds the following: 1) Asset management for centralized assets governance 2) QuickSight Q now supports public embedding 3) New Termination protection flag to mitigate accidental deletes 4) Athena data sources now accept a custom IAM role 5) QuickSight supports connectivity to Databricks

2022/10/07 - 4 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight now supports SecretsManager Secret ARN in place of CredentialPair for DataSource creation and update. This release also has some minor documentation updates and removes CountryCode as a required parameter in GeoSpatialColumnGroup

2022/08/24 - 2 updated api methods

Changes   Added a new optional property DashboardVisual under ExperienceConfiguration parameter of GenerateEmbedUrlForAnonymousUser and GenerateEmbedUrlForRegisteredUser API operations. This supports embedding of specific visuals in QuickSight dashboards.

2022/07/05 - 2 new 3 updated api methods

Changes   This release allows customers to programmatically create QuickSight accounts with Enterprise and Enterprise + Q editions. It also releases allowlisting domains for embedding QuickSight dashboards at runtime through the embedding APIs.

2022/05/18 - 1 new 1 updated api methods

Changes   API UpdatePublicSharingSettings enables IAM admins to enable/disable account level setting for public access of dashboards. When enabled, owners/co-owners for dashboards can enable public access on their dashboards. These dashboards can only be accessed through share link or embedding.

2022/03/21 - 2 new api methods

Changes   AWS QuickSight Service Features - Expand public API support for group management.

2021/11/22 - 9 updated api methods

Changes   Add support for Exasol data source, 1 click enterprise embedding and email customization.

2021/10/22 - 1 updated api methods

Changes   Added QSearchBar option for GenerateEmbedUrlForRegisteredUser ExperienceConfiguration to support Q search bar embedding

2021/10/18 - 2 new 3 updated api methods

Changes   AWS QuickSight Service Features - Add IP Restriction UI and public APIs support.

2021/09/10 - 4 updated api methods

Changes   Add new data source type for Amazon OpenSearch (successor to Amazon ElasticSearch).

2021/09/02 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   This release adds support for referencing parent datasets as sources in a child dataset.

2021/07/27 - 2 new 4 updated api methods

Changes   Add support to use row-level security with tags when embedding dashboards for users not provisioned in QuickSight

2021/06/23 - 12 new api methods

Changes   Releasing new APIs for AWS QuickSight Folders

2021/05/24 - 4 updated api methods

Changes   Add new parameters on RegisterUser and UpdateUser APIs to assign or update external ID associated to QuickSight users federated through web identity.

2021/05/20 - 4 updated api methods

Changes   Add ARN based Row Level Security support to CreateDataSet/UpdateDataSet APIs.

2021/02/04 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   API release for field folders feature.

2020/12/16 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   QuickSight now supports connecting to federated data sources of Athena

2020/12/08 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Added new parameters for join optimization.

2020/11/24 - 1 updated api methods

Changes   Support for embedding without user registration. New enum EmbeddingIdentityType. A potential breaking change. Affects code that refers IdentityType enum type directly instead of literal string value.

2020/11/16 - 1 updated api methods

Changes   Adding new parameters for dashboard persistence

2020/11/11 - 8 updated api methods

Changes   QuickSight now supports Column-level security and connecting to Oracle data source.

2020/10/23 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Support description on columns.

2020/10/01 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   QuickSight now supports connecting to AWS Timestream data source

2020/09/23 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Added Sheet information to DescribeDashboard, DescribeTemplate and DescribeAnalysis API response.

2020/09/08 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Adds tagging support for QuickSight customization resources. A user can now specify a list of tags when creating a customization resource and use a customization ARN in QuickSight's tagging APIs.

2020/08/17 - 9 new 16 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight now supports programmatic creation and management of analyses with new APIs.

2020/07/22 - 11 new 8 updated api methods

Changes   New API operations - GetSessionEmbedUrl, CreateNamespace, DescribeNamespace, ListNamespaces, DeleteNamespace, DescribeAccountSettings, UpdateAccountSettings, CreateAccountCustomization, DescribeAccountCustomization, UpdateAccountCustomization, DeleteAccountCustomization. Modified API operations to support custom permissions restrictions - RegisterUser, UpdateUser, UpdateDashboardPermissions

2020/07/06 - 13 new 3 updated api methods

Changes   Add Theme APIs and update Dashboard APIs to support theme overrides.

2020/06/26 - 4 updated api methods

Changes   Added support for cross-region DataSource credentials copying.

2020/05/26 - 2 updated api methods

Changes   Add DataSetArns to QuickSight DescribeDashboard API response.

2020/02/28 - 1 new api methods

Changes   Added SearchDashboards API that allows listing of dashboards that a specific user has access to.

2019/11/20 - 49 new api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight now supports programmatic creation and management of data sources, data sets, dashboards and templates with new APIs. Templates hold dashboard metadata, and can be used to create copies connected to the same or different dataset as required. Also included in this release are APIs for SPICE ingestions, fine-grained access control over AWS resources using AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies, as well AWS tagging. APIs are supported for both Standard and Enterprise Edition, with edition-specific support for specific functionality.

2019/07/10 - 1 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight now supports embedding dashboards for all non-federated QuickSight users. This includes IAM users, AD users and users from the QuickSight user pool. The get-dashboard-embed-url API accepts QUICKSIGHT as identity type with a user ARN to authenticate the embeddable dashboard viewer as a non-federated user.

2019/03/11 - 1 new 9 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight user and group operation results now include group principal IDs and user principal IDs. This release also adds "DeleteUserByPrincipalId", which deletes users given their principal ID. The update also improves role session name validation.

2018/12/17 - 1 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight's RegisterUser API now generates a user invitation URL when registering a user with the QuickSight identity type. This URL can then be used by the registered QuickSight user to complete the user registration process. This release also corrects some HTTP return status codes.

2018/11/20 - 15 new api methods

Changes   Amazon QuickSight is a fully managed, serverless, cloud business intelligence system that allows you to extend data and insights to every user in your organization. The first release of APIs for Amazon QuickSight introduces embedding and user/group management capabilities. The get-dashboard-embed-url API allows you to obtain an authenticated dashboard URL that can be embedded in application domains whitelisted for QuickSight dashboard embedding. User APIs allow you to programmatically expand and manage your QuickSight deployments while group APIs allow easier permissions management for resources within QuickSight.