Keep up with the latest updates we’ve made in Workato.


Unveiling our Australia data center

Exciting news — we’ve launched an Australia data center to enhance data control and performance for our customers in the region. This expansion caters to our growing customer base in Australia and New Zealand, offering them the power to choose the hosting location for their Workato account, alongside our existing centers in the US, Europe, Singapore, and Japan.

Oct 11, 2023

Platform Connector Updates: September 2023

Improved Connectors:

  • SuccessFactors: Added multiple major enhancements including: support for 3rd party offline SAML assertion generation, ability to bring your own Application Interface Key, x-csrf token in all our requests for better session management, and fromDate and toDate fields to support filtering based on effective dates.
  • XML Tools: Implemented sample output in XSLT action to specify output structure in same step.
  • BIM360: Migrated issues API actions to V2 due to API deprecation.
  • Marketo: Revamped functionality and UX including: support for Smart Campaigns, streamlined several actions, pagination support, new bulk actions, and more.

Other connectors, including Google Calendar, BigQuery, Box, Salesforce, OpenAI, etc., have also received updates, enhancements, and fixes, optimizing performance and user experience across various domains.


Community Connectors: What’s new in September

We've released 20 new or updated connectors this month, including Sapling HR and Instabase. We've also fine-tuned the Azure DevOps connector for enhanced authentication and fixed some bugs. Plus, our SOAP connector now supports SSL settings and offers improved security and performance. Read our full update here.


Platform Connector Updates: August 2023

New Connectors - September 2023:

  • Azure OpenAI: Enhance your services with seamless AI integration within the Microsoft ecosystem.
  • AI by Workato: Effortlessly integrate AI into your workflows to execute common business actions.

Improved Connectors:

  • NetSuite: Enhanced with synchronous bulk actions and improved error handling.
  • SAP SuccessFactors: Updated to support $select for various actions and triggers, with enhanced security features.
  • Workday: Refined user interaction with fixed trigger filters and multiselect picklist for transaction types.
  • Shopify: Upgraded to API version 2023-07 for the latest features and improvements.
  • Google Workspace: Improved with service account authorization and added actions for Google Groups.
  • Marketo: Overhauled for a better user experience, with standardized access to objects and a new bulk trigger for ETL/ELT workflows.
  • OpenAI: Updated for enhanced security and usability.
  • Microsoft Excel: Fixed connection issues for seamless integration with SharePoint.
  • AWS SNS: Refined subscription filters for improved control.
  • Zendesk: Now supports custom OAuth profiles.

Other connectors, including Sage Intacct, Coupa, Workfront, Salesforce, Microsoft SharePoint, BigQuery, Box, etc., have also received updates, enhancements, and fixes, optimizing performance and user experience across various domains.


What’s New with Connectors: August 2023 Edition

We've unveiled 19 dynamic connectors this August to revolutionize your operational frameworks:

ichris: Comprehensive HR solutions at your fingertips.

UKG Dimensions: Experience unparalleled HCM functionality.

Freshsales: Propel your CRM endeavors to new heights.

Jaggaer: Refine your procurement and spend management effortlessly.

Example Recipes Released:

RevOps: Amplify sales and email campaign insights.

Marketing: Elevate your email marketing with enhanced tools like BigCommerce and Constant Contact.

HR: Optimize interview processes with Smart Recruiters and Calendly.

Finance: Refine financial advisory using Netsuite and XPLAN.

Support: Maximize agent productivity integrating BigCommerce and Zoom Contact Center.

These connectors and recipes are ready to enrich conversations with prospects and customers.


Platform Connector Updates: July 2023

Our platform connector team has been hard at work making sure our connectors remain updated and secure.

Highlights of recent changes include:

  • Airtable: Now supports OAuth2 as API key authentication is being deprecated.
  • Quickbooks: Token exchange prevents connection from going stale due to expireing refresh tokens.
  • Jira: Added support for obtaining the schema of objects dynamically allowing you to easily leverage it in your data replication flows.
  • Wrike: Updated search endpoint and triggers to support new Wrike's new Tasks endpoint.

What’s new with connectors: July 2023 edition

We've released several new connectors in July, including:

SmartRecruiters: Streamline your hiring process with ease.

Zoom Team Chat: Enhance team communication in a snap.

Casavi: Simplify property management workflows.

Abbyy Flexicapture: Accelerate data capture and extraction.

Webcast Event Management: Manage online events seamlessly.

Zoom Contact Center: Revamp your customer service experience.

Cobee: Employee benefits, simplified.

Dialogflow CX: Boost your chatbot capabilities.

Seismic: Empower your sales team with the right content.

Bluepoint: Centralized event management.


Improved Connectors:

Google Analytics: Better insights for your website traffic.

SOAP & Postman: Enhanced web service interactions.

Iress XPLAN & OpenAPI: Streamline financial and development tasks.

Azure Active Directory: Secure and manage identities more efficiently.

Amazon Seller Central & Amazon Dynamo DB: Enhancements for Amazon-centric workflows.

Infor Talent Management: Optimized HR operations.

Jobvite (Custom) & Gmail (Custom): Personalized solutions for recruitment and communication.

Azure DevOps: Development workflow enhancements.

GraphQL: Improved data query capabilities. PageUp & UKG Pro: Advanced HR functionalities.


Native XSLT Support Now Available in Workato

Introducing native XSLT (eXstensible Stylesheet Language Transformation) support in Workato. Builders can now transform XML documents to various formats using a provided stylesheet, eliminating the need for complex workarounds.

Feature Highlights:

  • Supports XSLT versions up to v1.1.
  • XSLT with parameters and imports/includes supported.
  • Output datapill displays raw transformation results.

Introducing a new interface for FileStorage

Our powerful, in-house storage and data integration solution FileStorage, enables you to store large files in your recipes with more ease. It now comes with a new interface for you to view and manage the files you store in recipes. Moreover, this makes it possible for you to organize your files and directories, or download them. 


New RecipeOps trigger

Our RecipeOps connector has a new trigger, “On-prem agent disconnected”. It monitors your chosen on-prem group for agency connectivity issues, so when a network outage is detected or an agent process is killed, your recipe moves into action.