News Archive

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Archived News

News Archive

September 14, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta4 has been released, with much improved startup behavior and reliability!

May 23, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta3 has been released - yet another major milestone towards a final release!

March 22, 2016 - The bugfix release 1.8.2 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.

February 01, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta2 has been released, fixing many openHAB 1 add-on issues.

February 01, 2016 - The bugfix release 1.8.1 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.

January 11, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta1 is now available to developers! Read this blog post for details. January 11, 2016 - openHAB 1.8 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!

December 08, 2015 - We are partnering with PINE64 for providing a cheap, but powerful hardware for openHAB to make it even easier to get started.

August 12, 2015 - A powerful new platform for community discussions has been launched as a replacement for the mailing lists.

July 31, 2015 - The bugfix release 1.7.1 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.

July 2, 2015 - openHAB now integrates with IFTTT - try out the openHAB channel in your IFTTT recipes!

July 1, 2015 - my.openHAB has left the close beta phase and is now publicly available to all openHAB users.

June 13, 2015 - A first version of the Pebble app has been released!

May 25, 2015 - A second alpha release of openHAB 2 has been published as an early preview of the next major openHAB version!

May 25, 2015 - openHAB 1.7.0 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!

March 27, 2015 - openHAB is now available as a pre-installed service on the Tinkerforge RED Brick - see the press release (in german)

January 29, 2015 - The bugfix release 1.6.2 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.

January 24, 2015 - openHAB is a People's Choice Winner at the Postscapes IoT Awards 2014/15!

November 30, 2014 - The bugfix release 1.6.1 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.

November 24, 2014 - A first alpha release of openHAB 2.0 has been published - read details here.

November 23, 2014 - openHAB 1.6 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!

September 08, 2014 -- The bugfix release 1.5.1 is now available! See the Release Notes for all included fixes.

June 15, 2014 -- openHAB 1.5.0 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!

March 31, 2014 -- openHAB UG is now a member of the AllSeen Alliance.

February 9, 2014 -- openHAB 1.4 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!

November 07, 2013 - The Eclipse SmartHome project has been officially created by the Eclipse Foundation. We are looking forward for this huge development to become a new platform!

September 22, 2013 -- We are proud to announce that openHAB is a winner of the Duke's Choice Award 2013!

September 20, 2013 -- We have moved our sources from Google Code to GitHub - check out our new git repository!

August 22, 2013 -- We are happy to announce that we now have an official project proposal at Eclipse.

June 28, 2013 -- openHAB is the foundation of the research project IEM of the university of applied science in cologne (campus Gummersbach).

June 04, 2013 -- openHAB won the first IoT Challenge Award. Thanks to all contributors to make that possible!

May 28, 2013 -- Our talk "Home Automation for Geeks" at Devoxx 2012 is now publicly available on Parleys.

May 21, 2013 -- openHAB is now finalist of the IoT Challenge. Thanks to all of you for 226 votes.

April 25, 2013 -- The openHAB-Samples Wiki has been created. We'd love to grant access to all of you!

April 16, 2013 -- Read the press coverage about the openHAB 1.2 release: Heise Developer, Automated Home, The H-Open, HomeMatic INSIDE, JAXenter, Under Linux, [KV:](http://www.kv.by/content/324564-novosti-svobodnogo-po) (translated)

April 14, 2013 -- openHAB 1.2 has been released! Read the release notes to learn what cool new features it brings.

March 6, 2013 -- Pablo created a brief tutorial about domotics and openHAB which is published on FAQ-MAC (translated).

January 31, 2013 -- Finally our demo server found a new home. We'd like to say THANK YOU to innoQ for supporting opensource projects like us by providing new infrastructure.

December 16, 2012 -- openHAB 1.1 has been released! This release brings many new bindings and a huge number of further features and enhancements. Read all details in the release notes.

November 21, 2012 -- An article about openHAB has been published in the German Eclipse Magazin 1/2013.

October 14, 2012 -- An interview about openHAB is available at the Smarter Home Podcast.

August 20, 2012 -- Read the press coverage about the openHAB 1.0 release: Heise, JAXenter, Golem, Technology Ninja, Rick Centeo, The H Open, innoQ, Pro-Linux.de, NIXP, Sourceforge JP Magazin, Linux Magazin, iPadiPhoneWire, OpenNET, Open News, Usemos Linux, Computer Club 2, LinSoft.info, Digital Thinking Lab, OiO

August 19, 2012 -- openHAB 1.0.0 has been released! After 2.5 years we finally call it a 1.0 release - thanks to everybody who has contributed to this project to make this possible! Check out the release notes for all the cool new features and enhancements.

July 17, 2012 -- Just in time for the next release we have a new project logo!

May 11, 2012 -- The openHAB release 1.0.0 is scheduled for August 19, 2012.

February 26, 2012 -- The patch release 0.9.1 is available. It fixes some issues and provides a few enhancements for the 0.9.0 release. For details see the updated release notes.

January 22, 2012 -- openHAB 0.9.0 has been released! This is a major milestone towards the 1.0 version and it brings many improvements and new features. Check out the release notes for all the details.

November 23, 2011 -- Another presentation was done at the Eclipse DemoCamp Hamburg, which demoed the new scripting support for the first time.

November 12, 2011 -- openHAB was presented by Thomas at the KNX-Stammtisch NRW in Bochum. The slides are available on Slideshare.

November 03, 2011 -- A talk about openHAB was given at EclipseCon Europe 2011 in Ludwigsburg. The slides are available on Slideshare.

August 17, 2011 -- The recorded video and the slides of the TechTalk in Darmstadt is now available.

August 14, 2011 -- openHAB 0.8.0 has been released. Check out the release notes for the new features it includes.

August 08, 2011 -- A TechTalk about openHAB was held at Deutsche Telekom AG in Darmstadt. You can view the Slides on Slideshare.

July 26, 2011 -- openHAB is now continuously integrated using Jenkins on !CloudBees.com! You can watch the build status or directly download the latest snapshots.

July 9, 2011 -- openHAB was presented by Thomas at the Chaos BBQ in Dortmund; if you missed it, you can view the slides online.

May 31, 2011 -- The patch release 0.7.1 is available. This fixes four minor issues with the 0.7.0 release. For details see the updated release notes.

May 22, 2011 -- openHAB 0.7.0 has been released today! Check out the release notes to see the cool new features it brings.

March 25, 2011 -- An article about openHAB has been published in the German Eclipse Magazin 3/2011.

February 28, 2011 -- openHAB 0.6.0 has been released today! It brings many new features and important bug fixes - read the release notes for more details and visit the download section to download it right away!

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