Upcoming Updates to the Visibility Constraints of Escalations and Schedules

by Kadir Türker Gülsoy Jan 12, 2018
  • Effective from January 17, 2018 2PM UTC, the visibility constraints of the schedules and escalations will be updated for the sake of performance improvements. Alert notifications flow will not be affected in any manner. The update will affect the following configuration scenarios:
    • Scenario 1: ... -> Escalation 1 -> Schedule 1 -> Escalation 2 -> ...
    • Scenario 2: ... -> Schedule 1 -> Escalation 1 -> Schedule 2 -> ...
  • Scenario 1: 
    • If Escalation 1 or Schedule 1 is assigned to a team that the user is member of, there will be no behavioural update. 
    • If a user is referenced by Escalation 2 but is not referenced by Escalation 1, Escalation 1 will not be displayed to the user on My Profile > Profile -> Escalations section.
  • Scenario 2:
    • If Schedule 1 or Escalation 1 is assigned to a team that the user is member of, there will be no behavioural update.
    • If a user is referenced by Schedule 2 but is not referenced by Schedule 1, Schedule 1 will not be displayed to the user on My Profile > Profile -> Schedules and Who Is On Call > My Schedules sections.