21R1 Feature Enablement Details

Pre-Release Date: March 29, 2021 | Release Date: April 9 & 16, 2021

The following is a list of new features introduced in 21R1. For each feature, the list includes information on how enablement works and which applications include the feature. You can see detailed explanations for the features below in What's New in 21R1. See an explanation of feature enablement and user impact below. Note that unless otherwise specified, the enablement settings provided apply to existing vaults and studies. Any studies created after the 21R1 may have different enablement settings. See What's New in 21R1 for more detailed enablement information.

Feature Name Enablement Application
SSO Authentication for eSignatures Auto-on EDC
Data Entry
Data Entry General Enhancements Auto-on EDC
Data Review
Protocol Deviations Study Feature Flag

* Programmable protocol deviations require version 2 of the expression grammar

Vault Coder
Group Querying Auto-on

* Query status as a grouping criterion is enabled by Study Feature Flag

Coder Approval Workflow Study Feature Flag Coder
Select All Forms for Batch Upversioning Auto-on Coder
Preferred Base for Extracts Study Feature Flag Coder
Study Design & Configuration
Rules Enhancements By Study Build

* In studies using version 2 of the expression grammar

Library Collections Auto-on EDC
Library Report Auto-on EDC
Access Data from Linked Forms with Rules By Study Build

* In studies using version 2 of the expression grammar

Study Administration
Study Data Extracts Job Auto-on EDC
Job Enhancements Auto-on EDC
EDC Tools General Enhancements Auto-on EDC
Additional Columns for DateTime Items in Extracts Auto-on EDC
Export Randomization Lists Auto-on EDC
Emergency Unmasking Report Auto-on EDC
Search & Filter for Randomization Lists Auto-on EDC
Show Number of Pending Lab Locations Auto-on EDC
Recalculate Age Auto-on EDC
Role Management & Security
Vault-level User Management Auto-on All
Safety Link Support Coder, EDC, Safety
Procedure Notifications for Vault CTMS By Study Build

* Requires a CTMS application vault

Vault CDB
Limited Availability: In the current release, Vault CDB (Data Workbench) is only available to early adopters. Contact your Veeva Services representative for details.
Enhanced Security for CDB Auto-on CDB
Listings UI Improvements Auto-on CDB
Union Behavior Changes Auto-on CDB

Enablement Legend

Enablement Description
Auto-on Automatically activated and no configuration is required before using the feature; note that in some cases, a new feature is dependent on another feature that must be enabled or configured.
Study Feature Flag This feature is available by configuration within the Study Configuration object (or similar). To enable a feature using study configuration, navigate to Admin > Business Admin > Study Configuration and edit the Study Configuration record for your Study.
By Study Build The configuration options for this feature are available automatically in Studio, EDC Tools, Coder Tools, or System Tools, but you must configure them within your Study for those options to apply.
Support On/off option controlled by Support.