September 2017

dmexco 2017 - an Exceptional Experience

The annual dmexco trade fair recently attracted over 40,000 visitors to Cologne. The show was all about digital transformation. This year, Schaffrath and TYPO3 GmbH collaborated in setting up a booth together, and we really enjoyed engaging with the many visitors.

Germany Tightens IT Security

German government has passed a new IT security law, the so-called "IT-Sicherheitsgesetz". With the coming into force of the IT Security Act, website operators have to ensure that websites are safe at all times. If you’re running an outdated TYPO3 version considering opting for Extended Long Term Support.

OSS vs. Them: Redefining Your Competitive Model

Open source software (OSS) projects often find themselves battling against each other when they should be collaborating. A win for one OSS solution is a victory for us all. Instead of fighting, we should be celebrating each other's wins and tackling our common enemy: proprietary software.

Funding Makes Events Like TYPO3 University Day Reality

Join us on TYPO3 University Day 2017 (T3UD17) at Darmstadt this week. This year’s generous sponsors are: +Pluswerk AG, in2code GmbH, jweiland.net, Pagemachine AG, DMK E-BUSINESS GmbH, die schnittsteller GmbH, Tritum GmbH and Startup Design e.U. - Thanks a lot to all of you!

SkillDisplay - Improve Your TYPO3 Camp!

Everyone who’s ever been to a TYPO3 Camp says the same: It’s a great experience! If you want to improve your camp, consider inviting SkillDisplay. With their so-called SkillPath and SkillTree at hand, learning becomes more visible to third parties. Also, they introduce newbies in the field to TYPO3.

Testing TYPO3’s Core - Part VIII: Future

Software is never perfect. TYPO3 CMS is no exception and its development is always work in progress. Besides, zero bug state simply doesn’t exist. In short, there’s always room for improvement and also a lot of new ideas lined up. Join us for a glimpse into TYPO3’s future!

TYPO3 ELTS Release Version 6.2.35

After 3 years of free support, TYPO3 LTS version 6.2 was officially marked as unsupported this spring. Since then, Extended Long Term Support (ELTS) can be booked to keep things safe. This week, TYPO3’s core team has released yet another ELTS security release: version 6.2.35.