All about TYPO3 v9.5 ELTS

Community-provided, free long-term support for TYPO3 v9.5 expired in September of 2021. Since then TYPO3 GmbH has offered Extended Long-Term Support to keep your website secure and running smoothly.


About TYPO3 v9

TYPO3 has always been known to be technically mature, robust, secure, and jam-packed with amazing enterprise features. This major release of TYPO3 came with countless new highlights and showed once again that the well-known content management system is well-positioned at the forefront of the open source software development.
Here are the feature highlights of TYPO3 9.5 at a glance:

  • Performance improvements
  • Speaking URLs
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Site management and Site configuration improvements
  • Redirects functionality
  • Backend changes to the page tree and modal popups
  • Improvements to the Install Tool and Admin panel
  • Conditional variants for form elements
  • Added General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • Security hardening through files stored outside web root
  • No more plain text or MD5 hashed passwords
  • Database table creation simplified
  • Context API PSR-3, PSR-7 and PSR-15 Standards
  • Added Feature toggles
  • Added Symfony ExpressionLanguage component
  • Added Mail Queue (SwiftMailer)
  • Added SQLite support
  • Made upgrading TYPO3 sites easier