In the pursuit of excellence, Pimcore has unveiled its long-awaited software, Pimcore 11, marking a significant stride in Product Information Management (PIM). This latest release, which saw over 840 issues resolved, introduces a range of enhancements – from advancing code quality and structure to focusing on the ecosystem. It boasts distinct bundles for leaner core, native PHP types for better code stability, and increased test coverage. With the adoption of Webpack and activation of Content Security Policy (CSP), it ensures up-to-date componentry and fortified security.
Notably, the new solution is compatible with PHP 8.2, bringing improved code quality, security, and performance. It has also updated all third-party dependencies to their latest versions, including Symfony, which is now at version 6.2.
In the quest to reduce technical debt, Pimcore 11 undertook significant refactoring, leading to a cleaner, more maintainable code base. It introduces fundamental refactorings, including an abstraction layer for the WYSIWYG editor and the adoption of Gotenberg for versatile PDF generation. Moreover, the new solution has enhanced extensibility with support for custom document and asset types, and new range data types for data objects.
Pimcore 11 brings remarkable advancements in functionality while emphasizing a user-centric approach through its focus on an enhanced user interface and user experience. The intuitive design and streamlined workflows make managing product information a seamless and efficient process, empowering businesses to excel in the ever-evolving landscape of Product Information Management. Pimcore 11 raises the standards of excellence in PIM, offering unparalleled capabilities and paving the way for future innovations in the field.
Lastly, the focus on the ecosystem ensures all Pimcore extensions are compatible with the solution 11 and integrated into the POEditor translation workflow. With continuous innovation at its heart, Pimcore 11 has undoubtedly set a new bar for PIM platforms.