2019.1 Release Activity Overview

NOTE The 2019.1 was made available in the Production environment on the following dates (for detailed dates and times, see

  • Workfront Proof Production environment - February 26 - Now available
  • Workfront Production environment for clusters 2 and 4 - February 28 - Now available
  • Workfront Production environment for clusters 1, 3, and 5 - March 1- Now available

The 2019.1 release contains enhancements both for system administrators and other users:

Enhancements for Administrators

Enhancements for All Users

Project Enhancements

Resource Management Enhancements

Proofing Enhancements

Mobile Enhancements

Third-Party App Integration Enhancements


API Version 4 No Longer Supported

Support for API version 4 is ending in conjunction with the 2019.1 release. For more information about the support schedule for versions of the Workfront API, see "API Version Release and Support Schedule."

Agile Tool Updates

The following updates for the Agile tool were made available directly to the Production environment on December 13, 2018: 

  • Filter and Group items on the Kanban backlog tab
  • View parent information for tasks and issues on an iteration

API Version 10 Now Available in Preview

API version 10 is now available in the Preview environment. It will be made available in the Production environment with the 18.3 release. For more information, see "What's New in API Version 10." 

Various Single Sign-On Options to Be Removed

The following Single Sign-On (SSO) options are now supported only in a limited capacity; they will be removed from the product in the second half of 2019:

Following is the removal timeline for these SSO options:

  • Limited support: August 2018 - January 2019
    Major issues will be fixed; low severity issues will not be addressed.
  • Deprecation: January 2019 - August 2019
    Not supported.
  • No longer available in Workfront: August 2019

These changes are being made in preparation for the enhanced authentication experience, which is currently available only for a limited number of customers. For more information about these upcoming changes, see "Getting Started with the Enhanced Authentication Experience."

This article last updated on 2019-03-13 15:28:30 UTC