<div dir="ltr"><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Dear Riak users,</span></p><br style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px"><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Earlier today we have released Riak TS v1.4. This is well-rounded release, combining several new features, number of incremental improvements and bug fixes. Please upgrade your Riak TS clusters or if you still did not, take it for the spin. Any feedback, good or bad, is welcome. We do listen.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Release notes: <a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/releasenotes/">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/releasenotes/</a></span></p><br style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px"><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">The new and improved features are:</span></p><ul style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(NEW) GROUP BY statement can be used in SELECT queries. This allows to condense the result set using one of Riak TS aggregation functions. [1]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(NEW) Users can now use textual date/time representations (per ISO 8601) in Riak TS SQL statements, without the need to translate to milliseconds before issuing the commands. [2]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(NEW) Global object expiration (a.k.a. TTL - time to leave) at the backend (LevelDB) level allows efficiently remove aged data from Riak TS. [3]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(NEW) Added SHOW TABLES command to list Riak TS tables from Riak Shell. This is in addition to riak-admin ‘bucket-type list’, which also works. [4]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(NEW) Added official support for Debian 8 Jessie, dropped Debian 6. [6]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(IMPROVED) DESCRIBE <table> command now returns quantum information, in addition to the columns names, types and primary key. [5]</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);white-space:pre-wrap;line-height:1.656">(IMPROVED) Fine grained security using Riak TS specific permissions. [7]</span><br></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">(IMPROVED) Rolling upgrade and downgrade to and from Riak TS 1.3.1. [8] </span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">… many documentation and performance improvements.</span></p></li></ul><br style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px"><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[1] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/querying/select/group-by/" target="_blank" style="font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/querying/select/<wbr>group-by/</span></a><br></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[2] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/timerepresentations/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/<wbr>timerepresentations/</span></a></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[3] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/global-object-expiration/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/global-object-<wbr>expiration/</span></a></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[4] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/querying/show-tables/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/querying/show-<wbr>tables/</span></a></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><span style="line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline">[5] </span><span style="line-height:21.528px;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline"><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/downloads/#debian" target="_blank" style="line-height:21.528px;text-decoration:none">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/downloads/#debian</a></span></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[6] </span><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/querying/describe/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/querying/describe/</a></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[7] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/using/security/user-management" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/using/security/user-<wbr>management</span></a></p><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:1.656;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">[8] </span><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/setup/upgrading/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/<wbr>1.4.0/setup/upgrading/</span></a></p><br style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px"><p dir="ltr" style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;line-height:2.016;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:8pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">More info:</span></p><ul style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12.8px;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(71,71,71);vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.44;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><a href="http://basho.com/products/riak-ts/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Riak® TS</span></a></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.44;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><a href="http://docs.basho.com/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Documentation</span></a></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.44;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><a href="http://basho.com/blog/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Basho Blog</span></a></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.44;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><a href="http://docs.basho.com/riak/ts/1.4.0/downloads/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Downloads</span></a></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;list-style-type:disc;vertical-align:baseline"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.44;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:23pt"><a href="https://github.com/basho/riak/releases/tag/riak_ts-1.4.0" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Source Code</span></a></p></li></ul><div><div class="gmail_signature" data-smartmail="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px">Pavel Hardak,</span><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">Director of Product Management, Basho Technologies</div><div dir="ltr" style="font-size:12.8px"><div style="color:rgb(136,136,136)"><div style="font-size:12.8px"></div></div></div></div></div></div></div>
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