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Series

development

6.2 2022-07-12

Standalone POJO Mapper, mapping of classes/records to projections using @ProjectionConstructor, search DSL improvements (including projections on object fields), compatibility with Elasticsearch 8.3 and OpenSearch 2.0.

stable

6.1 2022-09-16

Asynchronous, distributed automatic indexing, OpenSearch compatibility, search DSL improvements, conditional mass indexing, ORM 5.6, Lucene 8.11, Elasticsearch 7.16, Jakarta EE artifacts, ORM 6 artifacts.

stable

5.11 2021-10-18

ORM 5.4 compatibility.

See older series

Older series

end-of-life

6.0 2022-08-23

API overhaul. Safer and more concise Search DSL, more powerful bridges, smarter automatic indexing, nested documents. Upgrades to Lucene 8 and Elasticsearch 7.

stable

5.10 2021-10-18

ORM 5.3 and JPA 2.2 compatibility, integration to DI frameworks through Hibernate ORM 5.3, upgrade to WildFly 17 and JGroups 4, JPMS automatic module names.

end-of-life

5.9 2018-09-10

JSR 352 (Batch for Java) mass indexing job, WildFly feature packs, improvements and deprecations paving the road to Search 6

end-of-life

5.8 2017-10-26

Experimental integration with Elasticsearch 5.x, AWS integration, improvements and deprecations paving the road to Search 6

end-of-life

5.7 2017-10-26

Improved integration with Elasticsearch 2.x, compatible with Hibernate ORM 5.2.x

end-of-life

5.6 2018-09-10

Introduces experimental support for Elasticsearch, last release supporting Hibernate ORM 5.0.z or 5.1.z

end-of-life

5.5 2017-08-16

Being maintained as it's included in WildFly. Supports Lucene only, requires Hibernate ORM 5.0.z or 5.1.z

end-of-life

5.4 2015-09-03

Requires Hibernate ORM 5.0.0.Final; Last version compatible with Apache Lucene 4.x

end-of-life

5.3 2015-06-10

Improved Faceting

end-of-life

5.2 2015-09-04

Multi-tenancy, optimisations in criteria based loaders

end-of-life

5.1 2015-04-24

Upgrade to Lucene 4 and much much more ...

end-of-life

5.0 2015-01-12

Upgrade to Lucene 4 and much much more ...

end-of-life

4.5 2015-01-12

Performance, WildFly 8 compatibility, JPA 2.1 / Hibernate ORM 4.3 compatibility

end-of-life

4.4 2014-12-02

Dynamic index sharding, new Metadata API, Hibernate ORM 4.2.x compatible

Compatibility matrix

Hibernate Search 6.2 6.1 5.11
Java 8, 11, 17 or 18 8, 11, 17 or 18 8, 11 or 17 (with 5.11.9+)
Hibernate ORM 5.6 5.6 5.4
Hibernate ORM 6 (through *-orm6 artifacts) 6.1 6.0 - 6.1 N/A
Apache Lucene 8.11 8.11 5.5
Elasticsearch server 5.6 - 8.3 5.6 - 7.16 2.0 - 5.6
OpenSearch server 1.0 - 2.0 1.0 - 1.2 N/A

See also the Compatibility policy.

Supported versions

Hibernate Search is a fully supported component of the Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform.

In addition the Red Hat JBoss Data Grid can extend its functionality by adding high performance real time index replication across clusters of servers.

If you are looking for Hibernate Search support, contact Red Hat.

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