We are pleased to announce the upcoming release of Ascend v7.09 in August 2018. This release introduces exciting new SMS/texting functionality. This feature will allow you to text a Debtor from Ascend to remind them about various important dates and items including their counselling sessions, upcoming payments and discharge hearing.
The upcoming release will also include:
- Enhancements to the email notifications system
- Telephony integration
- Easier access to File Related Documents
- Reminders enhancements
- Search screen enhancements
Counselling Directive 1R4 – Development of the forms and required changes to reflect the updated directive has begun! An update to Ascend will be issued in September.
Versabank clients – you have recently received correspondence from Versabank about their upgrade to TLS v1.2. TLS provides security protocols used for electronic communications. Please note, as a result of these security enhancements an upgrade to Ascend v. 7.09 will be required by midnight on September 13, 2018 for the integration between Ascend and Versabank to continue.
More fantastic new enhancements are already in the development for our December release! If you have any questions or feedback, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.