Confluence 5.6-RC1 (Release Candidate 1) is now available. This release is a snapshot of our work in progress, primarily focused on allowing Confluence users to see the new features in advance. This also provides Atlassian with useful feedback. EAP releases also give plugin developers an opportunity to test and fix their plugins in advance of an official release.

Read more in the Confluence 5.6-RC1 Release Notes and get the release from the download site.

Confluence 5.6-Beta3 (EAP) is now available. This release is a snapshot of our work in progress, primarily focused on allowing Confluence users to see the new features in advance. This also provides Atlassian with useful feedback. EAP releases also give plugin developers an opportunity to test and fix their plugins in advance of an official release.

Read more in the Confluence 5.6-Beta3 Release Notes and get the release from the download site.

Confluence 5.5.6 is now available from the Confluence download site. This is a bug-fix release.  (Note Confluence 5.5.5 was an internal release only). 

Read the Confluence 5.5.6 Release Notes for information on the bug fixes in this release.

Confluence 5.6-Beta1 (EAP) is now available. This release is a snapshot of our work in progress, primarily focused on allowing Confluence users to see the new features in advance. This also provides Atlassian with useful feedback. EAP releases also give plugin developers an opportunity to test and fix their plugins in advance of an official release.

This release contains:

  • Confluence Data Center our new clustered solution for enterprise
  • Two new charts for the JIRA Chart macro
  • Improvements to tasks and the date picker
  • Recently viewed pages option in Confluence mobile
  • and more.

Read more in the Confluence 5.6-Beta1 Release Notes and get the release from the download site.

Confluence 5.5.4 is no longer available from the Confluence download site

Downloading this Confluence release

Confluence 5.5.4 introduced an issue that may impact some third party plugins and is no longer available for download. You can find out more about the issue here CONF-34595 Resolved .

If you are currently running Confluence 5.5.4 and your plugins are all working as expected, you are not affected by this bug and can continue to use Confluence 5.5.4.

If you are on Confluence 5.5.4 and are experiencing issues with your plugins, please contact Support.

Confluence 5.6-m6 (milestone 8) is now available from the Confluence download site. This is the first public milestone release of Confluence 5.6.

This release contains a snapshot of our work in progress and provides an opportunity for plugin developers to text and fix their plugins in advance of an official release. 

Read the Confluence 5.6-m8 EAP Release Notes for information on the notable changes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.4-m2 (milestone 2) is now available from the Confluence download site

This milestone contains a snapshot of our work on Confluence's clustering solution and is provided to allow plugin developers time to ensure their plugins are cluster compatible. This milestone does not include a standalone artifact. 

Read the Confluence 5.5.4-m2 EAP Release Notes for information on the notable changes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.3 is now available from the Confluence download site. This is a bug-fix release.

Read the Confluence 5.5.3 Release Notes for information on the bug fixes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.4-m1 (milestone 1) is now available from the Confluence download site

This milestone contains a snapshot of our work on Confluence's clustering solution and is provided to allow plugin developers time to ensure their plugins are cluster compatible. This milestone does not include a standalone artifact. 

Read the Confluence 5.5.4-m1 EAP Release Notes for information on the notable changes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.3-m2 (milestone 2) is now available from the Confluence download site

This milestone contains a snapshot of our work on Confluence's clustering solution and is provided to allow plugin developers time to ensure their plugins are cluster compatible. This milestone does not include a standalone artifact. 

Read the Confluence 5.5.3-m2 EAP Release Notes for information on the notable changes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.2 is now available from the Confluence download site. This is a bug-fix release.

Read the Confluence 5.5.2 Release Notes for information on the bug fixes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.1 is now available from the Confluence download site. This is a bug-fix release.

Read the Confluence 5.5.1 Release Notes for information on the bug fixes in this release.

Confluence 5.5.1-m2 (milestone 2) is now available from the Confluence download site

This milestone contains a snapshot of our work on Confluence's clustering solution and is provided to allow plugin developers time to ensure their plugins are cluster compatible. This milestone does not include a standalone artifact. 

Read the Confluence 5.5.1-m2 EAP Release Notes for information on the notable changes in this release.

The Atlassian Confluence team is pleased to announce the release of Confluence 5.5, with:

  • Tasks that fit the way you work, including:
    • More accountability with due dates
    • Better visibility of your tasks with the Tasks view
    • Greater transparency with Task Reports
  • Move blog posts
  • Disable space blueprints
  • Add a custom favicon
  • Improved JIRA integration
  • Extended Page Properties and Page Properties Report macros
  • Confluence Health Check
  • New REST API

Check out the Confluence 5.5 Release Notes for more information or get the latest release now from the Confluence download site.

Important Note

We will not be providing a clustered version of Confluence 5.5. We are improving our clustering solution and will make it available to customers later this year.

Plugin developers who want to confirm their plugin is cluster compatible should use Confluence 5.5-m22 EAP. This milestone should not be used in production environments. 

Confluence 5.5-RC1 (Release Candidate 1) is now available. This release is a snapshot of our work in progress, primarily focused on allowing Confluence users to see the new features in advance. This also provides Atlassian with useful feedback. EAP releases also give plugin developers an opportunity to test and fix their plugins in advance of an official release.

You can read the Confluence 5.5-RC1 Release Notes and get the release from the download site.

Important Note

We will not be providing a clustered version of Confluence 5.5. We are improving our clustering solution and will make it available to customers later this year.

Plugin developers who want to confirm their plugin is cluster compatible should use Confluence 5.5-m22 EAP. This milestone should not be used in production environments.