What’s New in OpenEdge 12

Powerful, available and exceptional, the premier platform to build and deliver mission-critical business applications hits new heights in performance, scale, continuous operations, agile development and advanced security.

Key Features

OpenEdge 12’s new features and enhancements help organizations meet escalating demands for application functionality, performance, availability and security.

Performance and Scale

Continuous Operations

  • Replication AI file streaming transmits AI blocks to the disaster recovery target as they are generated, drastically reducing the possibility of data loss during a failure

  • PAS for OpenEdge HealthScanner helps identify performance anomalies and can automate recycling agent processes to reduce failure risks and increase application uptime

Agile Development and Deployment

  • Swagger UI support for underlying management of REST APIs available in PAS for OpenEdge

  • New options in ABL Editor allow code formatting to ensure coding best practices; and compile keyboard shortcut to improve developer productivity

Advanced Security

  • The latest version of Spring Security and OpenSSL strengthens security in PAS for OpenEdge and fortifies secure communications

  • High priority issues identified by internal security scans are addressed for improved infrastructure security

  • Vulnerable security ciphers removed from the product; included are detailed migration best practices for moving to more secure ciphers

  • More secure file permission on multiple utilities helps ensure only authorized staff have access

Introducing Progress OpenEdge
Information Hub

The OpenEdge Information Hub is your portal to a rich set of OpenEdge technical product content. From reference information, to educational videos and more, the Hub is the place to quickly find the consistent, reliable OpenEdge product information you need.
You can search with intuitive learning paths by persona or role, by keyword, or by browsing the library. Explore the Hub and see how easy it is to find the right answers to your OpenEdge questions—right now.


Nine Steps Closer to Five 9s

OpenEdge 12.0 delivers improvements, at least nine of them, that reduce maintenance downtime, speed error detection and resolution, and practically eliminate the possibility of data loss in the event of unexpected downtime.


Progress OpenEdge 12

Powerful. Available. Exceptional.