Joomla! 2.5 Released with Lots of New Features
Joomla! 2.5 is on-schedule for lift-off today! That's Tuesday, January 24th, 2012. This is going to be a long-term release of Joomla! There are many new features to Joomla! 2.5, including:
- SmartSearch Technology: Major enhancement to search your Joomla-powered sites
- New JPlatform Under the Hood: Think “big power, little footprint”
- Multi-DB Support: Long awaited by enterprise, Joomla! goes beyond MySQL
- Update Notification: From the Admin panel, you'll see whether an update is needed
- Many More Features! See a great article with all the details here (by Andrea Tarr)
The really great news is that it's an EASY, one-click update from 1.7 to 2.5!