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Tiki 12.0 LTS is here!

Tiki 12.0 LTS is here!

The Tiki Community is proud to announce the release of Tiki 12.0 LTS, the latest version of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware. This release, with thousands of code commits, includes many new features, some architectural enhancements, and many bug fixes.

Tiki 12 is a Long Term Support (LTS) version, which is supported for 5 years (vs 3.5 years for 9.x LTS). Among major new features and enhancements include:
Unified Index enhancement: Support for MySQL Full Text Search and ElasticSearch
CKeditor 4.2 full integration including inline editing of wiki pages (WYSIWYG)
Setup Wizard for both Admin & user to facilitate Admin and account configuration
Activity Streams to create social network automated feed within Tiki
Friendship Network complete redesign and re-implementation
Layout Switching feature to give you control over layout per page.
Monitoring tools and SysAdmin CLI integration
Profiles improvement to be used as a full configuration management tool.
*Integration with Mozilla Together for Real Time Collaboration (RTC)
Refer to http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki12 for complete information about this release. You can download Tiki 12.0 (and all other releases) from http://info.tiki.org/Download . ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-12-02

New Versions of all supported versions of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware

The Tiki Community proudly announces maintenance and security updates to all of the major branches of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware:
Tiki 11.1
Tiki 10.4 (This is the final release of the 10.x branch)
Tiki 9.7LTS
Tiki 6.13LTS

These releases include several security fixes (including one critical one), bug fixes, and minor enhancements (in 10.4 and 11.1). It is very important for sites to be upgraded to the latest versions.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-10-30

Several New Tiki Releases

The past few days have seen new releases of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware in all its major branches.

Tiki 11.0
This is the next major version of Tiki, and includes a host of new features and enhancements such as:
-Tiki Console, used to administer your Tiki installation via a command line (based on Symfony's Console Component)
-Improved File Gallery management
-Several new themes
-Enhancements to Trackers including new fields and inline editing
-Support for Gravatar avatars, Bing Translator, and Google Translate 2
-Multiple new modules and wiki plugins
For complete information on all the new features in Tiki 11, see http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki11.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-07-16

Announcing the Tiki Web Host Affiliate Program

Looking for a web host on which run your Tiki-powered site? The Tiki Software Community Association (the not-for-profit legal entity that oversees Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware) has entered into affiliate agreements with several web hosting companies.

These affiliate agreements present a great opportunity for the entire Tiki Community:
Tiki site administrators get a web host with reasonable pricing
The Tiki Software Community Association earns an affiliate fee for each new signup (through our Hosting page: info.tiki.org/Hosting).
* The web hosts will also coordinate with the Tiki community to help improve performance and security.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-06-11

Tiki Releases Update 10.2

The Tiki Community is happy to announce the release of latest update to Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware: release 10.2.

The stable release (10.2) received more than 50 updates and fixes. These fixes will improve the overall Tiki experience. For complete information, review the release notes and changelog.

You can download Tiki 10.2, and all other versions from http://tiki.org/download.

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-03-24 Labels: Release

Two-week Canadian Spring TikiFest

The Tiki Community is planning a two-week, two-city TikiFest (code sprint) in Canada this spring. All members of the Tiki Community, as well as anyone interested in wikis and content management systems (CMS) are invited to join us!

TikiFest Montreal
TikiFest Ottawa

The first event, April 11-14 in Montréal is planned to cover Tiki security, improvements to CartoGraf and Tiki Maps, and the new TimeMap feature (a timeline for maps). Also, we'll be working on tv.tiki.org and our integration with the Kaltura video management application.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2013-03-14 Labels: TikiFest Ottawa Montreal

Tiki 10.0 is here!

The Tiki Community is proud to announce the release of Tiki 10.0, the latest version of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware. This release, with more than 600 code contributions by nearly a dozen Tiki Community members, includes many new features, some architectural enhancements, and many bug fixes.

Major new features and enhancements include:
Screencast, with screenshot, audio and video capture
Security fixes, including issues with serialize/unserialize_calls (http://sourceforge.net/p/tikiwiki/code/44292), first disclosed by Lukas Reschke of StatusCode (http://statuscode.ch)
European Cookie compliance
Improved support for Kaltura and BigBlueButton integration
Several new plugins and modules including Facebook and Twitter integration
New administration features for tiki Workspaces
Refer to http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki10 and the Tiki 10.0 Release Notes (http://tiki.org/ReleaseNotes10.0) for complete information about this release. You can download Tiki 10.0 (and all other releases) from http://tiki.org/download .... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-12-21 Labels: Releases 10.x 9.x 6.x LTS

The Tiki 10.0 Beta is Available for Testing

The first public beta of Tiki 10.0 is now available. The Tiki development team encourages all early-adopters to download and test this version. System administrators should remember that this is a beta, pre-release version and use caution when upgrading or integrating with a live site.

Refer to http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki10 and the Tiki 10.0 Release Notes for information about this release. You can download the Tiki 10.0 beta directly from Sourceforge.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-11-20

Tiki wins People's Choice: Best Free CMS

The results are in, and Tiki has won the Best Free CMS People's Choice award in the CMS Critic's awards! A special "Thank You" goes out to all members of the Tiki Community that voted!

For complete information on the awards, including the Critic’s Choice Award, see
http://www.cmscritic.com/peoples-choice-winner-for-best-free-cms-is/

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-11-13

Tiki 6.8 LTS and 9.2 LTS are now Available

The Tiki Software Community Association is proud to announce the immediate availability of the latest releases of the Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Long Term Support (LTS) versions: Tiki 6.8 LTS and 9.2 LTS.

The 9.2 update includes more than 500 code changes, focusing on fixes and improvements such as:
* Introduction of the Tiki Server Check, allowing users to test their server environment.
* Automatic generation of site maps
* Customized formatting for menu labels through wiki syntax and plugins
* Improvements to the user registration process
* Security fixes ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-10-25

Vote for Tiki: Best Free CMS

Tiki Nominated as Best Free CMS

Thanks to your nominations, Tik Wiki CMS Groupware has been nominated as Best Free CMS in the 2012 Critic’s Choice CMS Awards! The voting continues through November 11, so be sure to show your support by voting for Tiki.

See https://info.tiki.org/article202-Vote-for-Tiki-Best-Free-CMS for complete information... and thank you!

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-10-14

A Decade of Tiki!

It may be hard to believe, but the Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware project was started a decade ago with its first public release on October 9, 2002! From its humble beginnings as a mere wiki, Tiki has grown to become the Free and Open Source Web Application with the most built-in features. And as the application has grown, so has the community.

Today, there are more than 20,000 registered accounts on the Tiki websites, more than 500 contributors with commit access to the Tiki codebase, and well over 1,000,000 downloads of Tiki! ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-10-04

New Tiki Trademarks

The Tiki Software Community Association is proud to announce that it has been granted a registered trademark for Tiki and TikiWiki by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). This achievement represents a culmination of work by the Tiki Community, the Tiki Legal Team, and the student attorneys at the WVU Entrepreneurship Clinic of the West Virginia University College of Law.

Trademarks prevent confusion in the marketplace of similar goods/services. By registering our trademark, users know that Tiki software is a quality product, produced by the Tiki Community -- users will know what to expect.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-09-28

Show Your Support for Tiki!

The Tiki Community needs your help! The Critic’s Choice CMS Awards (sponsored by CMS Critic) is now accepting nominations for its Critic’s Choice and the People’s Choice CMS Awards. Nominations are open through October 15, 2012, actual voting takes place from October 16 - Nov 16, 2012.

Please consider nominating Tiki in any (or all) the following categories:
- Best Open Source CMS
- Best Free CMS
- Best CMS for Small / Medium Sized Businesses:
- Best Enterprise CMS:
- Best Website Builder: ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-09-14

Tiki 8.5 and 9.1 Released

The Tiki Software Community Association is proud to announce the immediate availability of the latest versions of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware: 8.5 and 9.1.

The Tiki 8.5 release represents the final release for the 8.x series. No additional work is planned for the 8.x series. The Tiki 9.x series is planned to be supported (as a Long Term Support) series until November 2015 (or upon the release of Tiki 16).... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-09-05

Tiki Named "Best Web Tool"

Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware was recently named "Best Web Tool" by WebHostingSearch.com, a guide that provides top resources for web tools.

The authors note that Tiki is one of the few tools that can actually fit in all the categories of WebHostingSearch.com's Web Tools Directory. Tiki's listing in the directory continues:

"We are just proud to have Tiki be part of our growing external sources to help other web developers find the best web application to support their online endeavor."... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-08-16

TikiFest Barcelona

Join us for a week-long TikiFest in beautiful Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain) from August 20-27. Members of the Tiki Community will meet to collaborate on several Tiki features, including:
* Extending the Tiki calendar to allow resource management (reservations and bookings)
* Improving the user interface for Tiki Workspaces
* Additional integration of CCLite (Community Currencies)
* Looking at ways to improve the overall Tiki Community by introducing collaborative code reviews, bug triage, and more. ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-08-01

Tiki Releases 9.0

The Tiki Community is proud to announce the release of Tiki 9.0, the latest version of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware. This release, with more than 1,000 code contributions by dozens of Tiki Community members, includes many new features, some architectural enhancements, and many bug fixes.

Some of these new features include:
* Improved batch actions based on a URL with a token access.
* Extensive improvements to the Tiki Calendar and File Gallery
* New plugins and modules
* Introduction of Timesheet functionality
* and much more!
Refer to http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki9 and http://tiki.org/ReleaseNotes9.0 for details.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-06-27

The Tiki 9.0 Beta is Here

The Beta release of the next generation of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware is now available. The Tiki 9.0 Beta includes many new features and functionality, including: * Improved batch actions, cron jobs, and token access * Multiple improvements to calendars, file galleries, maps, and other Tiki features * Several new plugins * Improved security and spam protection Review the Tiki documentation for details on what's new in Tiki 9 (http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki9)

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-05-28

Tiki Passes 1 Million Downloads

On May 11th 2012, the Tiki community offers a special warm welcome to the 1,000,000th downloader of Tiki, Free/Open Source Web Application with the most built-in features!

In addition to downloads from SourceForge.net, Tiki is available from many other other sources (such as the Windows Web App Gallery, auto-installers, and virtual appliances), making its true install base impossible to calculate. ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-05-14

Tiki Releases 8.4

The Tiki Community is proud to announce the release of Tiki 8.4. This release, with more than 150 code contribution by eight Tiki Community members, includes several fixes and updates.
Tiki 8.4

Among the new features are:
*Several new, detailed user permissions
*Support for stateful SOAP sessions
*UI enhancements

Refer to http://doc.tiki.org/Tiki8 and the Tiki 8.4 Release Notes (http://tiki.org/ReleaseNotes8.4) for details.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-05-03

Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Updates Tiki 6.7 LTS

The Tiki Community is proud to announce the release of Tiki 6.7 LTS (Long Term support Version). This release includes bug fixes and updates only -- there are no new features in this release.

Tiki Administrators using the LTS version are encouraged to upgrade to this latest release. The Tiki 6.x branch will remain the Long Term Support version until the release of Tiki 10, planned for October 2012. ... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-04-12

TikiFest + Kaltura

Members of the Tiki Community and Kaltura Team met just before Kaltura DevConnect 2012 (http://devconnect.kaltura.org/) to work on the Kaltura integration with Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware. This co-event, the second for the Tiki and Kaltura communities, was a great success. Over two days of work, team members completed more than 40 updates to the Tiki codebase. These improvements will be included as part of Tiki 10.0.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-04-09

Installatron Announces the Availability of Ti

Installatron, a leader in web application automation, now includes Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware in its Installatron family of automation products. With Installatron, users can easily install Tiki in one click to any web hosting account in the world, regardless of control panel or web host.

Installatron
Founded in 2004 in Pennsylvania, USA, Installatron is the leading provider of web application automation to businesses and website owners around the globe. Installatron Plugin enables web application automation for popular web hosting control panel systems, including cPanel/WHM, cPanel Enkompass, DirectAdmin, InterWorx, Kloxo/LxAdmin, Plesk Linux/Unix, and Plesk Windows; Installatron Server is a standalone solution that enables web application for proprietary web hosting systems; and Installatron Remote enables web application automation for website owners directly.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-01-25

Tiki Security Patches for 8.3 and 6LTS

The Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware project has released a security patch for its stable and LTS (long term support) versions. Both versions are available for immediate download.

Tiki 8.3 includes bug fixes and security patches. Tiki 6.6 LTS includes only the security fixes. Both releases address a Cross Site Scripting vulnerability (first reported by Mario Gomes) and a Null Byte Injection vulnerability (first reported by Egidio Romano aka EgiX). Both vulnerabilities are exploitable only by users with full administrator permissions. Refer to the release notes and change logs for complete information.... read more

Posted by Rick Sapir 2012-01-17