Confluence 7.12 Release Notes

13 April 2021
We're excited to present Confluence 7.12.

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Read the upgrade notes for important info about this release and see the full list of issues resolved.  


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Unlock data and insights about your site

For DATA CENTER

You can now export current state data from Confluence, and then feed it into your favourite business intelligence platform (such as Tableau or PowerBI). With this data you can:

  • generate reports and visualizations of your users’ activity
  • provide organization leaders with a better understanding of how their teams use Confluence
  • make decisions about optimizing or cleaning up Confluence

The raw data includes things like titles, URLs, users, creation and modification dates for pages, attachments, and comments.  

You can trigger the export of current state data from Confluence via the REST API, and view the status of your exports at  > General Configuration > Data pipeline

The initial export can take some time, and there's some performance and security considerations for you to be aware of, before kicking off your first export. 

Learn more about the data pipeline

Diagnostic information now included in thread dumps

For DATA CENTER SERVER

If Confluence is experiencing problems, Atlassian Support may ask for a set of thread dumps to help diagnose the problem.

We now include the username and request URL in thread names, which can help us identify and troubleshoot issues faster.

This is turned on by default. If you don’t want to include these details, you can switch off diagnostics at  > General Configuration > Troubleshooting and support tools > Thread diagnostics.

Learn more about thread diagnostics

Resolved issues

For full details of bugs fixed and suggestions resolved, head to Jira.

Issues resolved in 7.12.0

Released on 13 April 2021

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Get ready to upgrade

Before you upgrade, check out the Confluence 7.12 Upgrade Notes for important changes in this release, then follow the usual upgrade instructions to upgrade your site.

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Been a while since your last upgrade? Check out our upgrade matrix for a bird's-eye view of the most important changes since Confluence 6.13 LTS.

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Credits

Our wonderful customers...

You play an important role in making Confluence better. Thanks to everyone who participated in interviews with us, made suggestions, voted, and reported bugs!

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