Announcing the XNAT 1.8.5 Release

XNAT 1.8.5 is now available and ready to install. This version of XNAT includes several important updates, including some exciting new functionality. Here is a quick overview of what is included.

Critical Bugfixes:

  • Fixed potential failures in the Site Config
  • Fixed sharing issues with scan data
  • Fixed post-archive anonymization issue
  • Enabled plugins to initialize PostgreSQL tables

Other improvements include:

  • Enabled scheduled event handlers based on timepoints
  • Made a series of improvements to DICOM import including added image data modality support
  • Improved search behaviors
  • Made multiple improvements to XFT / Datatype management

And plenty more. Review the XNAT 1.8.5 release notes for a full listing of updates.

Upgrading is (fairly) easy!

The upgrade path from XNAT 1.8 to XNAT 1.8.5 is as easy as configuring your war file for the version of Tomcat you're running and dropping the new war file in place. Upgrading from the XNAT 1.7.x line is only mildly more arduous. See the XNAT Upgrade Instructions.

Download XNAT 1.8.5

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