Release Information

Outlined below are the release dates for both previous and upcoming versions of Squiz Matrix.

Release notes for previous versions of Squiz Matrix can be viewed, detailing any new features, enhancements and bug fixes introduced in these releases.

Squiz Matrix uses four version numbers, MAJOR.MINOR.MICRO.PATCH (e.g. Squiz Matrix 5.3.0.3), which are incremented as follows:

  • MAJOR - Significant changes to the core of the product and interface.
  • MINOR - Major new features and enhancements.
  • MICRO - Bug fixes, new features, enhancements that either require a website downtime, editing freeze, server software restart or any install scripts to be run.
  • PATCH - Bug fixes, new features, enhancements that are a simple drop in replacement of files and easily reversible.

Release Notes Generator

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Releases

 5.45.5
05 Nov 2018 5.5.0.2
22 Oct 2018 5.5.0.1
15 Oct 20185.4.7.1 
21 Sep 2018 5.5.0.0
20 Aug 20185.4.7.0 
24 July 20185.4.6.1 
18 Jun 20185.4.6.0 
01 Jun 20185.4.5.3 
28 May 20185.4.5.2 
03 Apr 20185.4.5.1 
26 Mar 20185.4.5.0 
12 Mar 20185.4.4.2 
21 Feb 20185.4.4.1 
29 Jan 20185.4.4.0 
 5.35.4
14 Nov 2017 5.4.3.1
23 Oct 2017 5.4.3.0
19 Sep 2017 5.4.2.3
28 Aug 20175.3.7.25.4.2.2
07 Aug 20175.3.7.15.4.2.1
03 July 20175.3.7.05.4.2.0
26 April 20175.3.6.15.4.1.3
12 Mar 2017 5.4.1.2
07 Mar 2017 5.4.1.1
28 Feb 20175.3.6.05.4.1.0
20 Jan 2017 5.4.0.3
16 Jan 20175.3.5.25.4.0.2
 5.35.4
06 Dec 20165.3.5.15.4.0.1
23 Nov 20165.3.5.05.4.0.0
16 Aug 20165.3.4.2 
12 Jul 20165.3.4.1 
21 Apr 20165.3.3.0 
 5.3
17 Dec 20155.3.1.1
24 Nov 20155.3.1.0
02 Nov 20155.3.0.0

For older releases and release notes, please see the Archived Releases page.

Supported Versions

Each release branch of Squiz Matrix is fully supported for three years from its initial stable release. During this period, bugs and security issues that have been reported are fixed and are either released in new versions or provided as patches for Squiz customers.

Once a new branch is released and actively maintained, the previous branch ceases to get new version releases. However it will remain in security support until it's three year period ends.

Once the three years of support are completed, the branch reaches its end of life and is no longer supported.

Currently supported branches:

  • 5.5 - Actively supported. Reported bugs and security issues are fixed and regular releases with new enhancements are made.
  • 5.4 - Supported for critical bugs and security issues only. Releases are only made on an as-needed basis.

Unsupported versions:

  • 5.0 - 5.3 - No longer supported. Users of this version should upgrade as soon as possible.

Table of all Squiz Matrix 5 supported and unsupported versions:

Branch Initial Release Last Release Support Until
5.5 21 Sep 2018 TBA 21 Sep 2021
5.4 23 Nov 2016 15 Oct 2018 23 Nov 2019
5.3 02 Nov 2015 28 Aug 2017 02 Nov 2018
5.2 13 Apr 2015 23 Nov 2016 13 Apr 2018
5.1 01 Sep 2014 02 Nov 2015 01 Sep 2017
5.0 28 Apr 2014 13 Apr 2015 28 Apr 2017

The Latest

Releases

Date Version
05 Nov 20185.5.0.2
22 Oct 20185.5.0.1
15 Oct 20185.4.7.1
21 Sep 20185.5.0.0
20 Aug 20185.4.7.0
24 Jul 20185.4.6.1
18 Jun 20185.4.6.0
01 Jun 20185.4.5.3

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