Whats New for the 4 December 2020 Patch Release

The following is released along with the 4 December 2020 patch release:

Module Feature Description
Core Aquera Identity Directory Sync Bridge for Cornerstone OnDemand

The Aquera Identity Directory Sync Bridge for Cornerstone OnDemand imports and synchronizes the worker information in Cornerstone OnDemand with your identity access or governance platforms and directories. When used in conjunction with your Identity Platform (IDP), end-to-end IT automation of onboarding and offboarding of workers from downstream applications is now possible.

This integration will be visible in the Edge Marketplace on December 7.

Learning Cornerstone Learn - Mobile Security Enhancements

This enhancement includes the following features, which help improve the security of the Cornerstone Learn app and protect against potential attacks:

  • Weak PIN detection, with a pop-up that prompts users to use a stronger PIN.
  • 30 minute device lockout after five unsuccessful PIN attempts
  • Encryption of information before storing to keychain (iOS only)

This functionality applies to iOS version 1.51 and Android version 2.1.2.166.

Learning Cornerstone Learn - UX Enhancements for Android

With this user experience (UX) enhancement, the Learn app has been updated to include the following features:

  • A circular user profile icon will be implemented in the upper right-hand corner of the top app bar, replacing the Search icon. Settings, Log Out, Forget Me, and QR Code functionality will reside under this new user profile.
  • The Transcript, Downloads, and Approvals links will be migrated from the navigation drawer to tappable icons within a fixed bottom navigation bar. Additionally, this bottom navigation bar will contain a Home icon and a Search icon, allowing all the main Learn app features to be easily accessible from any app page with a single tap.
  • The navigation drawer will be renamed “Links,” and repositioned to the right side of the top app bar. It will continue to house any configured custom links, as well as the Give Feedback link.

This functionality applies to Android version 2.1.2.166.

Learning Cornerstone Learn - UX Enhancements for iOS

With this user experience (UX) enhancement, the Learn app has been updated to include the following features:

  • A user profile icon will be implemented in the upper right-hand corner of the top app bar, replacing the Search icon. Settings, Log Out, Forget Me, and QR Code functionality will reside under this new user profile.
  • The Search icon will be migrated to the second position of the bottom navigation bar.
  • Formerly a fixture of the bottom navigation bar, Settings will be migrated to the newly added user profile. It will exist as a link, and when the link is tapped, it will display all Learn app settings.

This functionality applies to iOS version 1.51.

Learning Learning Assessments (Open Beta) Enhancements Learning Assessments are a reimagining of the legacy Test Engine experience. The first phase of this multi-release project was introduced with the February ’20 Release and focused on the administrator experience, with emphasis on assessment creation and assessment preview. The August ’20 Release added additional functionality to the open beta, in Stage environments only, by focusing on the end user experience and a simple version of the Attempts Review Page.
Recruiting Broadbean Job Posting Integration - Candidate Profile Enhancement

With this enhancement, the qualifications in the Minimum Qualifications field for a job requisition can now be sent to Broadbean's Candidate Profile field.

It is important to note that in order to use the Candidate Profile field, you must confirm with your Broadbean representative that your integration can use this field.

Recruiting Candidate API (Early Adopter)

As part of this Early Adopter release, Cornerstone is introducing two new endpoints:

  • Get Application Workflow - This endpoint retrieves a requisition’s full application workflow, including action items that were previously irretrievable via the legacy Job Application API like Prescreening questions, compliance questions, disclaimers, and notes.
  • Post Candidate and application - This endpoint posts a candidate and application to your Cornerstone portal.

Note: This feature is available was made available as part of the 11 November 2020 patch. This feature was first announced with the October '20 release.