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Updated to Drupal 8.6.2. For more information, see https://www.drupal.org/project/drupal/releases/8.6.2
Updated to Drupal 7.60. For more information, see https://www.drupal.org/project/drupal/releases/7.60
While we still recommend using a third-party email solution, for those who choose to use Pantheon's built-in message transfer agent (MTA), you may now set up an SPF record for your domain and include Pantheon's mail relays for improved delivery. For details, see: Email on Pantheon.
Fixed an issue where image derivatives (ImageCache, image styles) were not generating successfully in Drupal maintenance mode.
Update to Drupal 8.6.1. For more information, see https://www.drupal.org/project/drupal/releases/8.6.1.
Learn about how annual billing can save you money.
Drupal has been updated to version 8.5.6. For more information, see https://www.drupal.org/project/drupal/releases/8.5.6.
Update to PHP 7.1. For details see https://pantheon.io/blog/speed-your-site-php-72/.
WordPress has been updated to version 4.9.8. For more information, see https://wordpress.org/news/2018/08/wordpress-4-9-8-maintenance-release/.
Drupal 8 and WordPress now default to PHP 7.2, while Drupal 7 defaults to PHP 7.1. For details see https://pantheon.io/blog/speed-your-site-php-72/.
The platform was updated to PHP patch releases.
An improvement to our queuing system has resulted in a 60% reduction in average HTTPS provisioning times!
The latest version of Apache Tika, 1.18, is now available on the platform. See documentation on External Libraries on Pantheon for details.
Integrate your S3 Bucket with WordPress for media storage.
Take advantage of the ClamAV daemon on Pantheon for Drupal sites.
Pantheon has released Drupal 8.5.5 on the platform. For more information, see https://www.drupal.org/project/drupal/releases/8.5.5
More crawlers can now access platform domains, like test-example.pantheonsite.io, to support pre-release SEO testing. Details: https://github.com/pantheon-systems/documentation/pull/3827
Pantheon has released WordPress 4.9.7 on the platform. For more information, see https://wordpress.org/news/2018/07/wordpress-4-9-7-security-and-maintenance-release/
Learn the basics of DNS and some of the most common pain points.
Contract customers who need to retain custom TLS certificates now can.
For when you discover you need to move your existing Drupal 8 site to a Composer-managed workflow.
Get your commerce site spun up quickly on Pantheon. Written by Patrick Rauland.
This new service includes consulting, migrations, load testing, training, and dedicated customer success managers. Available to customers with Gold, Platinum, or Diamond support plans.
The platform-wide build of PHP 7.2 now supports connecting to an external Microsoft SQL server via sqlsrv functions. Your CMS should use Pantheon's default database, but this unlocks use cases that require connecting to an external MS SQL server.
PHP 5.5 and 5.3 have reached end-of-life (EOL), and PHP 5.6 and 7.0 will reach EOL in December 2018 so upgrade to PHP 7.1 or 7.2 as soon as possible.
WordPress 4.9.6 has been pushed to all site dashboards.
Use the filemount configuration to modify the default location of Pantheon's cloud-based filesystem. For details, see Pantheon YAML Configuration Files.
Learn how to manage Drupal 8 using Composer with Pantheon.