The changes in PIPware 20211.1 include the following: 

New Features: 

  • The following changes have been made in the Idea VDT:
    • In the Baseline view, the month selection has been removed.
    • The MTD Actual view has been renamed to Variance.
    • On the KPI node, if the baseline is set to be variable, the node will now display the variable value as captured on the KPI.
  • The reports page has been updated to the new layout. This layout now allows a user to search for reports on the page.
  • The ability to show older RAR series has been added. Click "Show More" on the RAR reviewer/reviewee list to see older RARs.
  • The loading time of RARs has significantly improved.


  • Fix the issue causing Actions in a RAR to disappear.
  • Addressed the bug preventing new users from setting up a RAR.
  • Idea benefit download has been fixed.
  • The issue of idea permissions (Edit and View only) has been addressed.
  • RAR admin now looks at the reviewee's unavailability.
  • KPI and RAR KPI performance period not matched has been addressed.
  • Idea Workplan parent items not updating have been resolved.
  • Dashboard Widgets now show a grey background in the forecast area.
  • The idea timeline bug has been addressed which caused the timeline to display incorrectly.
  • Fixed the bug not taking into account the Idea VDT KPI nodes benefit calculation setting.

Some other minor bugs that were identified from our previous release have also been fixed.