Release Notes for Xibo 3.0.0

Release Notes for Xibo 3.0.0

Xibo v3 - code name “Finlay”, has launched! Check out our release announcement and our What’s New in Xibo v3 blogs for more details about the updated features.

Below you will find all the release notes and download links for this latest and greatest version of the Xibo CMS.

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Download

Please use the links below to download this release:

We have new v3 Android and Windows players available with this release, with the other players functioning in a backwards compatible mode.

The minimum version of Xibo for webOS that will function with a v3 CMS is v2 R206. The minimum version of Xibo for Tizen that will function with a v3 CMS is v2 R202.

At the time of writing these are the latest players:

v2 players will connect to a v3 CMS, but please be aware that v3 features will not be supported.

1.8 players will also function but please be aware that v2/v3 features will not be supported.

We recommend using player software of the same version as your CMS.

On-premise licensing

If you use any of our commercial players (Android, webOS or Tizen) and have taken advantage of on-premise licensing, please update your on-premise licensing module at the same time as you upgrade your CMS.

The new modulde can be downloaded from your My Products.

Whats new in Xibo version v3?

In our Whats new in Xibo version 3 article you can find a summary of all the things we've added and changed.

If you'd rather read the announcements we've made at each stage, you can do so in the following release blogs:

This release can run on MySQL 5.7.

Xibo in the Cloud

This release is available on Xibo in the Cloud!

Changelog

Also included are any fixes in the upcoming 2.3.11 release.

Future development

We have already started working on our 3.1 release, which builds on the improvements we've made in 3.0!

We would like to thank everyone involved in testing this release and everyone who contributed ideas.