Bamboo 5.4 Release Notes

11th February 2014

The Atlassian Bamboo team are pleased to announce the release of Bamboo 5.4. Bamboo 5.4 is of course free to all customers with active Bamboo software maintenance. If you are upgrading, please read the Bamboo upgrade guide.

The Bamboo 5.4 changelog is at the bottom of this page.


Bamboo administration

Access to the Bamboo Administration screens has changed. You can now access the administration screen by:

Click the  icon in the Bamboo header and choose Overview.

Reliability and stability

Fifteen key issues have been targeted and resolved to offer improved reliability and stability in Bamboo 5.4.

Deployment workflow

Bamboo 5.4 now features a simplified workflow for creating deployment projects. By merging the deployment and release processes into one screen, it is now a simple task to select a release for deployment, while type-ahead controls allow you to quickly find the release you're after.

Roll-back and selection of an existing release are also now available from the environment screen.

Bamboo 5.4 also provides complete and up to date information about the status, release differences, JIRA issues and commit history through the new deployment sidebar.

Deployment dashboard

Quickly identify the environment, release version, status and completion stamp of your deployment projects using Bamboo 5.4's enhanced Deployments dashboard.

End of support announcement

The Bamboo team would also like to announce the forthcoming end of support for Apache Tomcat 5.5 and Apache Tomcat 6.

We would also like to confirm the immediate end of support for Internet Explorer 8, as announced in Bamboo 5.3.

Please see the End of support announcements for Bamboo page for further information.

Change log

This section will contain information about the Bamboo 5.4 minor releases as they become available. These releases will be free to all customers with active Bamboo software maintenance.

If you are upgrading from an earlier version of Bamboo, please read the Bamboo upgrade guide.

The issues listed below are the highlights of all those that have been resolved for the Bamboo 5.4.x releases.

4 March 2014 - Bamboo 5.4.2

T Key Summary

13 February 2014 - Bamboo 5.4.1

T Key Summary

11 February 2014 - Bamboo 5.4

T Key Summary

Who are the Bamboo team?


Product management

James Dumay

Sten Pittet

Marketing and evangelism

Sarah Goff-Dupont

Vivien Leong


Paul Kelcey

Brydie McCoy

Krystian Brazulewicz

Marcin Gardias

Marek Went

Przemek Bruski

Pawel Skierczynski

UI Development

Matthias Schreck

Mitja Kramberger


Nathan Pye

Paul Watson

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