CMS 8

Overall Goals

  • Cloud Integration
  • Aid editors by creating responsive websites
  • Next level rich text editing
  • In-page editing for editors in the frontend

The CMS 8 LTS version will be fully supported until CMS 9 LTS is out, and will be supported with security and critical fixes until March 2020.

Releases

Version Primary Focus Estimated Release
8.0 Adding last minute things Released: 2016-03-22
8.1 Cloud Integration Released: 2016-05-03
8.2 Doctrine Prerequisites Released: 2016-07-05
8.3 Rich Text Editor Released: 2016-08-30
8.4 Doctrine Migration + Upgrades Released: 2016-10-18
8.5 New RTE + Integrator Support Estimated: 2016-12-20
8.6 Frontend Editing Estimated: 2017-02-14
8.7 LTS Preparation Estimated: 2017-04-04

CMS 7

Overall Goals

  • Focus on the editors
  • Massive overhaul of the Backend UI
  • Continue to remove legacy from codebase
  • Speed up the product

Release Mode

In 2014 we decided to take a much more agile approach to releases than before. (Click here to see the announcement)
This is why the following table will show estimated release dates that may change in time.

The CMS 7 LTS version will be fully supported until CMS 8 LTS is out, and will be supported with security and critical fixes until November 2018.

Releases

Version Primary Focus Estimated Release
7.0 Backend Overhaul Vol .1 Released: 2014-12-02
7.1 Housekeeping - Core Cleanup & Streamlining Released: 2015-02-24
7.2 Frontend Released: 2015-04-28
7.3 Package Ecosystem / Composer / Extension Handling Released: 2015-06-16
7.4 Backend Overhaul Vol .2 Released: 2015-08-04
7.5 Finetuning / Fluid-based Content / Icon APIs Released: 2015-09-29
7.6 Long Term Support (LTS) Released: 2015-11-10

CMS 6.2

Overall goals

  • Follow-up release with Long Term Support (LTS)

More Information

Development of TYPO3 CMS 6.2 LTS started after the release of 6.1 (April 2013). Roadmap and more information can be found in the Forge Project.

Releases

Version Primary Focus Estimated Release
6.2 Release of 6.2 Released: 2014-04-01

Support Times

You can find further information about our Extended Support Plans on TYPO3.com

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PHP Compatibility Chart

PHP versions TYPO3 CMS 8
2015 - 2018
TYPO3 CMS 7
2014 - 2017
TYPO3 CMS 6.2
2013 - 2015
PHP 5.3 no no Yes
PHP 5.4 no no Yes
PHP 5.5 no Yes Yes
PHP 5.6 no Yes Yes
PHP 7.0 Yes Yes no