The Alfresco 3.2 Community Release provides new capabilities enabling mobile content management, enhanced email and document management and adds new and enhanced support for open specifications and standards including CMIS and IMAP.
This release also includes updates across the Alfresco suite based on community and customer feedback that are designed to provide a mix of innovative new features, enhancements and improvements to existing capabilities.
In addition to numerous bug fixes since Alfresco Labs 3 Final and Labs 3.2 Preview, this release provides the following enhancements:
Configuration of *all* core services and subsystems via single configuration file
Clustered Job Locking
Updated Import/Export (ACP) support
Content File Properties Refactor
Allows direct querying for content file specific metadata e.g. size, mimetype, locale etc.
Support for Multi-Lingual Text
API support for arbitrary collections of objects
Lucene Upgrade 2.4.1
Improved Performance and Reliability
JBPM Upgrade to 3.3.1
New Period Datatype e.g. X days/months/years etc.
Allows application to calculate future dates for events such as review in 1 year
Extensible for custom time units
Immediate deletion of content from filesystem
Copy Operation Refactor
Improved performance for copy operations
Improved Integration with Directory Services
Differential based Synchronization
Paging support for synchronization results
SQL like Query Language (based on CMIS Query) including multi-valued properties, Full Text Search and hierarchical (folder) support. Details on the SQL language are available in the CMIS Specification: v0.61