Spring Framework

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The Spring Framework provides a comprehensive programming and configuration model for modern Java-based enterprise applications - on any kind of deployment platform.

Release Released OSS support Commercial Support Latest
6.1 6 months ago
(16 Nov 2023)
Ends in 1 year and 3 months
(31 Aug 2025)
Ends in 2 years and 7 months
(31 Dec 2026)
6.1.8
(22 May 2024)
6.0 1 year and 6 months ago
(16 Nov 2022)
Ends in 3 months and 1 week
(31 Aug 2024)
Ends in 1 year and 7 months
(31 Dec 2025)
6.0.21
(22 May 2024)
5.3 (LTS) 3 years and 6 months ago
(27 Oct 2020)
Ends in 3 months and 1 week
(31 Aug 2024)
Ends in 2 years and 7 months
(31 Dec 2026)
5.3.36
(22 May 2024)
5.2 4 years and 7 months ago
(30 Sep 2019)
Ended 2 years and 4 months ago
(31 Dec 2021)
Ended 4 months and 3 weeks ago
(31 Dec 2023)
5.2.25
(13 Jul 2023)
5.1 5 years and 8 months ago
(21 Sep 2018)
Ended 3 years and 4 months ago
(31 Dec 2020)
Ended 1 year and 4 months ago
(31 Dec 2022)
5.1.20
(09 Dec 2020)
5.0 6 years ago
(28 Sep 2017)
Ended 3 years and 4 months ago
(31 Dec 2020)
Unavailable 5.0.20
(09 Dec 2020)
4.3 7 years and 11 months ago
(10 Jun 2016)
Ended 3 years and 4 months ago
(31 Dec 2020)
Unavailable 4.3.30
(09 Dec 2020)
3.2 11 years ago
(13 Dec 2012)
Ended 7 years ago
(31 Dec 2016)
Unavailable 3.2.18
(21 Dec 2016)

See Spring Boot Milestones page for upcoming releases and Spring Boot Support page for more details about support roadmap.

Extended support is available from VMWare.

JDK/Jakarta EE Compatibility

Release JDK Jakarta EE
6.1 17 - 23 9 - 10
6.0 17 - 21 9 - 10
5.3 8 - 21 7 - 8
5.2 8, 11 N/A
5.1 8, 11 N/A
5.0 8 N/A
4.3 6 - 8 N/A
3.2 5 - 6 N/A

More information is available on the Spring Framework website.

You should be running one of the supported release numbers listed above in the rightmost column.


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