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Oct 19, 2021   |  By Ram Iyengar
This post outlines the quickest path available for a developer to use a basic Mattermost app on a local setup. It makes use of Docker containers, a Node.js app, and — of course — a Mattermost instance! When you’re ready to get started with the Mattermost App Framework, here are the steps that you will need to take.
Oct 14, 2021   |  By Katie Wiersgalla
Thanks to a lot of hard work and excellent feedback from the open source community, Mattermost v6.0 is now generally available! This is a major platform upgrade with new capabilities and wider use case coverage, which many server administrators will be eager to take advantage of. Due to the scope of the changes introduced in v6.0, admins will want to plan ahead for a bit of downtime, especially for larger database migrations. Here’s a rundown of what’s new and what to expect.
Oct 14, 2021   |  By Chen Lim
We started building Mattermost because there was no collaboration solution on the market that fulfilled our engineering teams’ needs as game developers. These days, we’re a software development startup with many of the same needs, processes, and frustrations as our customers. Mattermost has been 100% remote from the beginning, with employees all over the world.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By Katie Wiersgalla
Mattermost v6.0 is generally available today, launching a redesigned integrated platform. This release includes new platform navigation, plus new features and improvements to Channels, Playbooks, and Boards. A new Mattermost Desktop v5.0 application is released, and multiple features have been promoted to generally available.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By Ian Tien
Today, too many software organizations are in crisis. They face soaring expectations on delivering digital solutions, a complex and fast-changing array of new technologies and new threats to understand, and a limited pool of experienced developers, SRE, and SecOps professionals ready to execute in modern environments. What’s worse, technical talent is too often misconfigured.
Sep 22, 2021   |  By Ram Iyengar
There is a Cambrian explosion currently underway in the collaboration tools space. The exponential rise in remote working as a result of naturally evolving workplaces and aided by the recent pandemic has created an opportunity for lots of different collaboration tools to take center stage. As our collaboration tools improve, work that would have been nearly impossible to do remotely is becoming more and more common.
Sep 16, 2021   |  By Katie Wiersgalla
Mattermost v5.39 is generally available today and includes multiple bug fixes for increased stability (see changelog for more details).
Aug 23, 2021   |  By Eric Sethna
We appreciate all the incredible feedback the Mattermost community has provided about Collapsed Reply Threads since launching in beta in Mattermost Cloud and Self-Managed v5.37 and later. We are working as quickly as possible towards resolving known issues and then promoting this feature to be generally available.
Aug 16, 2021   |  By Katie Wiersgalla
Mattermost v5.38 is generally available today and includes the following new features (see changelog for more details).
Aug 11, 2021   |  By Daniel Espino García
In the last few months, we have been working on a new Apps framework for developers. The idea behind this framework is to make it easier for more developers to integrate external applications or their own applications into Mattermost. But wait a moment, don’t we have Plugins for that? Yes, but Apps provide some advantages to developers over Plugins.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Learn about the some of the quality of life improvements for mmctl in Mattermost 6.0.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Learn more about changes to mmctl for Mattermost 6.0 in this overview from the Documentation team.
Aug 5, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Backend Engineer Agniva De Sarker shares how to design a Map data structure, from a basic implementation, how to deal with common challenges, and how maps are implemented in Go.
Aug 5, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Backend Engineer Agniva De Sarker shares how to implement websockets, including a look at the websocket architecture used by Mattermost.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Senior Manager of Product Management Katie Wiersgalla shares the roadmap for the Mattermost messaging platform.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Senior Manager of Product Jason Blais gives an overview of what's coming next for Mattermost Cloud.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Chen Lim from the Focalboard team shares a quick overview of Focalboard, an open source project and work management solution.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Mattermost. Head of Product Design Andrew Brown shares the work that the design team has done to build out Mattermost's design system, Compass.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Mattermost PM Ian Tao shares the roadmap for incident collaboration functionality -- now called Playbooks -- on the Mattermost platform.
Jul 30, 2021   |  By Mattermost
Mattermost PM Aaron Rothschild shares an overview of the App Framework and why it's such a powerful tool for developers.

Mattermost is an enterprise messaging workspace for teams to collaborate securely and effectively. Our open source platform unifies desktop and mobile messaging, integrating with vital applications to enhance personal productivity, team alignment and organizational competitiveness.

Collaborate securely and privately. Get more done, faster, with team collaboration and messaging that deploys to cloud infrastructure under IT control, as well as on-prem.

Communicate seamlessly at scale. Reach anyone, anywhere on any device. From the airport to data center, safely connect teams with EMM apps, hybrid cloud deployment and enterprise-grade flexibility to meet the unique needs of your enterprise.

Connect your tools & optimize workflows. Integrate with existing applications and build new workflows. Empower your teams—especially operations and DevOps—to perform faster and more effectively than ever before.

Meet your security & compliance needs. Customize Mattermost to eliminate shadow IT and ensure compliance with the unique regional, industry-specific and company-specific requirements facing your organization.

Make your people happy. Empower your teams to bring the speed and ease of messaging from their personal lives to the workplace on a compliant, user-friendly platform under IT control.

Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, we build software for the largest, most sophisiticated organizations worldwide, operating as a global team of staff and contributors across 12 timezones in an inclusive and diverse community.