KNIME Product Downloads 2018-07

 

This page contains downloads for the KNIME products that were released as part of the KNIME Server version 4.7 and KNIME Analytics Platform version 3.6 in July 2018. See our What's New page for an overview of the improvements, or see the changelog for the full list.

The KNIME Server section of the KNIME forum is accessible here.

KNIME Server

The current version of KNIME Server is 4.7.4. This update site includes all bug fix releases of the 4.7 line and the latest 3.9 KNIME TeamSpace release. The update site includes the server connector (Server Space) and the extensions for the workflow executor.

WARNING!

Customers with a 'legacy' KNIME Server, WebPortal, Server Lite license may need a new license file in order to use all of the functionality that you have licensed. To determine whether you have a legacy license, you can inspect the license file in a text editor, if the version is <= 20160503 then you have a legacy license file and should contact your KNIME Account Manager before proceeding with the upgrade.

Server installation

Server upgrades

For updates to 4.7.x from 4.6.x or 4.5.x follow the instructions in the Server Release Notes and Update Guide. For updates from 4.5.x you will in addition need to check the changes to configurations in the 4.6 update guide document.

For updates from older KNIME Server versions you should use the installer and choose the existing workflow repository at install time.For 0.0.x updates on the 4.7 release line, you may also follow the instructions in the Server Release Notes and Update Guide.

 

Supplementary functionality

Administrator Manuals

End-user Manuals

KNIME Server update site

  • All KNIME Server updates are contained in the Analytics Platform update site (see below).

 

KNIME Server Executor

It's possible to use the KNIME Server installer to install the KNIME Server Executor, although in some cases it may be more convenient to use the stand-alone packages.

The current version of KNIME Server Executor is 3.6.2.

 

  • KNIME Server Executor version for 64bit Linux

 

The update site contains all bug fix release for the 3.6 line.

 

KNIME Analytics Platform

The current version of KNIME Analytics Platform is 3.6.2. The software can be found on the download page.

 

KNIME TeamSpace

The current version of KNIME TeamSpace is 3.9.0. KNIME TeamSpace is distributed as part of the KNIME Store (see above). Further documentation is available here:

 

KNIME Cluster Execution

The current version of KNIME Cluster Execution (SGE) is 1.3.0

 

KNIME Big Data Extensions

Current versions:

  • KNIME Big Data Connectors: 3.6.2

  • KNIME Extension for Apache Spark: 2.3.2

  • Spark Job Server:

    • 0.6.2.3-KNIME (for Apache Spark 1.x)

    • 0.7.0.3-KNIME (for Apache Spark 2.x)

You need to install the following:

  • Extensions to KNIME Analytics Platform:

    • KNIME Big Data Connectors

    • KNIME Extension for Apache Spark

  • On your Hadoop cluster: A service called Spark Jobserver (provided by KNIME), or Apache Livy (preview)

Documentation and download links:


 

Changelogs:

KNIME Server 4.7.4 (released April 24, 2019)

Bug Fixes:

  • [SRV-1773] - No core tokens for executor if license uploaded via Admin page

  • [SRV-1780] - User with no read permission on workflow can save its jobs as workflow and/or open them in job view

  • [SRV-1918] - Repository items may disappear after a move under special conditions

  • [SRV-1926] - Remove file size limit for upload via the KNIME Server Connector

  • [SRV-2175] - Author of uploaded workflows is not set correctly

  • [SRV-2195] - License server issues duplicate licenses for user names with uppercase letters

Enhancements:

  • [SRV-1816] - Check for compatibility of AP with gateway API

  • [SRV-1818] - Files created using Writer nodes with the server mount point name as the destination should inherit the permissions of the parent group

  • [SRV-1914] - Existing files overwitten using Writer nodes with the server mount point name as the destination should keep their permissions

 

KNIME Server 4.7.3 (released September 27, 2018)

Bug Fixes:

  • [SRV-1715] - WebPortal display issues when two item names only differ in capitalization

  • [SRV-1721] - Mason controls for accessing a workflow via a job even though the workflow does not exist

  • [SRV-1743] - Owner of deleted items is owner of parent workflow group

  • [SRV-1754] - Executors can request 0 core tokens and still execute workflows.

  • [SRV-1750] - Installer broken when run via command line (to install executor)

Enhancements:

  • [SRV-1691] - Improve error message in emails for 'disappeared' jobs unresponsive/crashed executor

  • [SRV-1705] - Update TomEE to 7.0.5

    • Note that if you want to use TomEE 7.0.5 you have to perform a full installation. Only updating the War file isn't enough. TomEE 7.0.5 contains two security fixes, none of which we believe are relevant for the KNIME Server, though.

  • [SRV-1735] - Enable compression of JSON responses

 

KNIME Server 4.7.2 (released September 3, 2018)

Bug Fixes:

  • [SRV-1526] - Not possible to reset workflow on server that use Parquet Table Storage (if extension not installed on server)

  • [SRV-1682] - Potential performance issue for AWS and Azure instances

  • [SRV-1700] - Back button does not work properly on jobs without report

  • [SRV-1710] - Mason controls for execution present although user doesn't have execute permissions

Misc:

  • [SRV-1585] - Discontinue support for 32-bit executors for KNIME Server

KNIME Server 4.7.1 (released August 14, 2018)

Bug Fixes:

  • [SRV-1622] - KNIME Server Medium doesn't have any core for execution

  • [SRV-1571] - Swapped jobs show up as not editable in job view

  • [SRV-1589] - Jobs may be discarded before they start execution if discard after execution is set

  • [SRV-1590] - Scheduled job may be skipped even if no previous job is running any more

  • [SRV-1637] - Scheduled jobs may be started twice at their scheduled time.

  • [SRV-1635] - Jobs cannot be discarded via the admin portal

KNIME Server 4.7.0 (released July 11, 2018)

Enhancements:

  • [SRV-1259] - Update Apache TomEE to 7.0.4

  • [SRV-1250] - Replace client type login restrictions by account type restrictions

  • [SRV-967] - Add default preference template to installation

  • [SRV-1377] - Server installer to test for and reject JDKs other than JDK 8

  • [SRV-1466] - update-rmi.sh should clean OSGi dependency cache

  • [SRV-1503] - Increase TeamSpace license expiration to 14 days

  • [SRV-614] - Stepwise execution in executor via message queue (inline data)

  • [SRV-955] - Job swapping from executor to server via message queue

  • [SRV-1348] - Basic executor request throttling (Distributed Executors)

  • [SRV-711] - Enforce core count restrictions in executors

  • [SRV-1227] - KNIME Explorer should automatically discard jobs that can't be executed on server with distributed executors after 30s

  • [SRV-1278] - Retrieve web resources for quickform execution via distributed executors

  • [SRV-1455] - Better error message for legacy quickform messages when executed in WebPortal via Distributed Executors

  • [SRV-714] - Add client type identification to REST interface

  • [SRV-1236] - Improve feature discovery via REST interface

  • [SRV-1116] - Provide session cookie via REST interface

  • [SRV-1200] - Rename "job-pool" endpoint to "execution"

  • [SRV-1244] - Add client type identification to KNIME REST clients

  • [SRV-1277] - Create REST interface for quickform execution

  • [SRV-1457] - New option to reset a job prior to execution in REST interface

  • [SRV-963] - Add distribution of preference profiles to REST interface

  • [SRV-1276] - Disable SOAP services by default, with option to enable them

  • [SRV-800] - Warning message for users who change the default Mount ID for a KNIME Server

  • [SRV-942] - Double click to log-in to KNIME Server

  • [SRV-1265] - Deploy to server without requiring save of all open workflows with current changes

  • [SRV-1271] - Better error messages when connection to KNIME Server fails

  • [SRV-1123] - Refresh button for remote job view on workflow job

  • [SRV-1163] - Execute, cancel and reset nodes in remote job view

  • [SRV-1341] - Status polling of opened jobs

  • [SRV-1383] - JavaScript View Support in remotely opened jobs

  • [SRV-1384] - Make Remote Job View write-protected when disconnected from server (and the other way around)

  • [SRV-1425] - Move Job View installable features to be visible in installation dialog by default

  • [SRV-1443] - Visual feedback that Workbench item is a Job View and not a workflow

  • [SRV-1450] - Show flow variables in node monitor in remote job view

  • [SRV-1451] - Enable simple view on tables in remote job view

  • [SRV-1518] - Concise message that Workflow Coach not available for Job View

  • [SRV-1530] - Job View behaviour when viewing a WebPortal job

  • [SRV-1204] - Allow admin to upload new license file even if current license has expired

  • [SRV-1245] - Add client type identification to Admin Console

  • [SRV-1256] - Don't count logins to AdminPortal as users

  • [SRV-1290] - AdminPortal changes to support new license counting metrics

  • [SRV-1479] - Add a link from webportal Admin Page to REST Docu page

  • [SRV-1238] - Button to allow global reset of preferences to the defaults specified by KNIME Server

  • [SRV-1248] - Add support for server-controlled variables in client profiles (e.g. mount point name)

  • [SRV-1243] - Store executor logs with server jobs set as default

  • [SRV-1253] - Enable server workflow coach recommendations by default

  • [SRV-1374] - Rename Social Workflow Repository to KNIME Workflow Hub

  • [SRV-1475] - Workflow Hub UI: Concealed links

  • [SRV-1522] - Add a customizable page for the privacy policy

  • [SRV-1523] - Display workflow path in search and detail page

Bug Fixes:

  • [SRV-1463] - Server installer fails when used with Java 9+

  • [SRV-1461] - Saving a wizard execution job as workflow will include wizard state and cause unexpected execution behaviour

  • [SRV-1519] - Deleting running child of scheduled job causes scheduled execution to stop when skip execution is set

  • [SRV-1510] - Column Expressions node fails when run on server

  • [SRV-707] - Admin Page fails if only Webportal Licence is available

  • [SRV-1173] - Icon for "undefined" jobs missing on admin pages

  • [SRV-1228] - Job executed via AP left in configured state after timeout

  • [SRV-1473] - A newly created job first gets IDLE (=red) and than Executing (=yellow)

  • [SRV-1319] - WebClient and Responses must be closed in RES clients

  • [SRV-1456] - Regular jobs in WebPortal cause missing job id error upon execution

  • [SRV-1429] - NPE in workbench when editing remotely opened server job

  • [SRV-1483] - Job View: Constant warnings in console about being disconnected from server (even though still connected)

  • [SRV-1488] - Job View: preferences present without having the extension installed

  • [SRV-1489] - Job View: Disable dialog's ok/apply-buttons in subworkflows if in read-only mode

  • [SRV-1507] - Job View: Annotations can be changed, but changes can't be applied

  • [SRV-1508] - Job View: "Unknown or no PortObject" permanently disables port selection in node monitor

  • [SRV-1505] - Job View: Some nodes misaligned when opening the job view

  • [SRV-1555] - NPE when opening Report on remotely opened Workflow via JobView

  • [SRV-1467] - Workflow Hub requirements change mouse pointer to link but they are not clickable

  • [SRV-1495] - Workflow Hub: "Most Recent Workflows" link goes to wrong URL

  • [SRV-1480] - Workflow Hub: Seemingly non-existing workflows are listed

  • [SRV-1486] - Workflow Hub: reporting on snapshots is confusing/misleading

 

For any questions about KNIME Software or product installations, please contact us and we'll be happy to help.

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