Hibernate Search

5.7 series stable

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


Java 8
Hibernate ORM 5.2 (>= 5.2.3.Final)
Elasticsearch server 2.0 - 2.4
Apache Lucene 5.5

Not compatible with your requirements? Have a look at the other series.

See also the Compatibility policy.


Documentation for this specific series can be accessed through the links below:


You can find more documentation for all series on the documentation page.

How to get it

Maven, Gradle...

Maven artifacts of Hibernate Search are published to Maven Central and to the JBoss Maven repository. Refer to the Maven Getting Started guide on the JBoss Wiki for more information on how to configure the JBoss Maven repository.

You can find the Maven coordinates of all artifacts through the link below:

Maven artifacts

Below are the Maven coordinates of the main artifacts.

Hibernate ORM integration
Elasticsearch integration
JGroups backend
JMS backend

Zip archive

Direct download is available from SourceForge:

Download Zip archive

More information about specific releases (announcements, download links) can be found here.


If you need to upgrade from a previous series, please refer to the migration guide:


What's new

Latest release announcement (2017-10-26): 5.7.3.Final.

A detailed list of new features, improvements and fixes in this series can be found on our issue tracker.

Hibernate ORM 5.2 upgrade

Hibernate Search 5.7 adds compatibility with Hibernate ORM 5.2, and is no longer compatible with Hibernate ORM 5.1 and below.

Hibernate Search 5.7 is only compatible with Hibernate ORM 5.2.3 and later. There isn’t any version of Hibernate Search compatible with Hibernate ORM 5.2.0 to 5.2.2.

Java 8 upgrade

Hibernate Search now requires Java 8.

Releases in this series

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