Birst Connect

This section contains changes to Birst Connect in Infor Birst for the minor release version 2022.04.

Log4j Update (DPT-6659)

Upgraded log4j to version 2.17.1 for Birst Connect 1 to be consistent with the rest of the application.

Upcoming Java Upgrade for Birst in 2022.06 (DOC-1614)

Birst is planning to upgrade from Java 8 to Java 11 during the 2022.06 release. With this change, users will not be able to launch Birst Connect 1 through Java Web Start.

Note: Users can still connect to Birst Connect 1 using the command line where there is no loss of functionality. See the Running Birst Connect from the Command Line topic in the User Guide for more information.
Users must point both Birst Connect 1 and Birst Connect 2 to Java 11 and use Amazon Corretto 11.x or greater for Java 11.