With SageCRM 6.2 going into beta, the new features have been announced. Here’s an overview:
SageCRM will now include alternative themes. Custom themes can also be created by customizing style sheets.
6.2 will allow for multiple reciprocal relationship types between primary entities, such as between holding company and subsidiary. This will include many-to-many relationships between Companies and Opportunties. This can all be viewed graphically.
Enhanced E-mail Editor
There will beenhanced e-mail formatting options, the ability to add tables, print and preview options as well as spell checking
Component Mangager Enhancements
This will allow for easier installation and update of custom components.
Address links will give an overview of existing relationships between Companies, People and Addresses, and reduce the number of duplicate entries of addresses by allowing linking from the Address Links page.
Enhanced Outlook Integration
Version 6.2 will provide a newly designed Outlook plugin, the ability to define an alternate server name for HTTPS, enhanced conflict resolution and the ability to view skipped items.
Enhanced Wireless Mobile
There will be an improved UI on wireless devices
Other new features include:
* Monthly calendar start date
* Recent list and Search Select Advance list size control
* Improved Report Designer screen layout
* Windows Server 2008 support
* Oracle 11g support
* .NET enhancements
* Full client support for Vista
Stay tuned for updates on the beta progress.