Release Dashboard

Get information and status on past, present, and future Liferay releases.

Release Information and Schedule

Liferay generally aims to do a new release every 12-18 months, with update releases inbetween each major release.  Each release has an associated name (for example Liferay Social Office 2.0 CE GA1) and numeric version (for example 6.2.10).  You can read details about the versioning and the release process on the Versioning Policy page.

When new releases are planned or released, they will appear on this page.  To get notified, subscribe to the RSS feed at the bottom of the page, or get involved with our various community programs to keep abreast of latest developments.

Getting Support

Support for Liferay Portal comes from the wonderful and active community, from which Liferay itself was nurtured into the enterprise offering it is today. Please visit the community pages to find out more about the myriad avenues through which you can get your questions answered.

Liferay and its worldwide partner network also provide services, support, training, and consulting around its flagship enterprise offering, Liferay Portal EE, which is generally released 1-2 months after each Community Edition release.

Releases

 Liferay Portal 6.0 CE GA4 (click to expand)
September 2010


Links: Official Documentation | Downloads | Source Code | Community

Note: This is a previous release of Liferay Portal.  New projects are strongly encouraged to use the most recent release of Liferay Portal, as this will maximize the service life.

This version of Liferay Portal internally code named Bunyan, was released as Liferay Portal 6.  Previously the team had considered naming the version 5.3 as a follow on to Liferay Portal 5.2  However, after review of the set of features and the future development strategy for our customers and community, it was decided to release with a major version number change.  

Some major features to consider within Liferay Portal 6.0 are:

 

Content and Knowledge Mgmt Platform Mgmt
  Sharing content   Portlet perf monitoring
  Tags and categories   Auditing
  Custom attributes   Analytics and Tracking
  Abuse reporting   ClusterLink
  Difference view   Scripting base mgmt
  Asset publisher and filters   Sharding
  Knowledge base plugin  
  Integrated workflow  
   
Extensions and Integrations UI and Usability
  Generic asset framework   Simplified navigation
  Alloy UI framework   Improved UI for doc lib
  Personalization rules engine   1 Click page creation
  Scripting framework   1 Click new community
  Liferay services in portlets   Simple content authoring
  Integration with external systems