Vocera Collaboration Suite Release Notes

Version for Android

Updated: April 16, 2021


The documentation for Vocera Collaboration Suite version 3.5.0 for Android is available online:

From this online help location, you can download the PDF version of the VCS 3.5.0 documentation.

What's Changed

This release includes the following important changes.

Android Requirements

Your Android device must be using a supported operating system to be able to run Vocera Collaboration Suite.

Note: You cannot use the Vocera Collaboration Suite app and the Vocera Secure Texting app on the same device.

Vocera offers the Zebra TC52-HC, TC51-HC, and MC40-HC as enterprise-class smartphone platforms for the Vocera Collaboration Suite. Built to withstand the demands of a highly mobile healthcare environment, these rugged, pocket-sized Android smartphone solutions improve healthcare staff productivity, communication and patient safety.

Enterprise Devices

Enterprise Devices are those on which Vocera does extensive device performance testing for voice quality and wireless connectivity. They are recommended for use in an enterprise environment.

Android Models Supported

These devices or OS versions meet the minimum specifications for our product. Quality of experience may vary based on manufacturer and device model. Vocera support for these devices is on a reasonable effort basis.

Vocera recommends that you do not upgrade to a new OS version until it has been validated to work correctly with Vocera Collaboration Suite. You will receive a tech alert bulletin when a new version is validated.

What's New

This release includes the following new features and functionality. Features marked with an asterisk * require Vocera Messaging Platform version 5.3.2.

What's Fixed

This release includes the following fixes:

Known Issues

This release includes the following known issues and limitations for versions of the Vocera Collaboration Suite running on Android operating systems.