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AribaWeb Release History

AribaWeb has been a commercially deployed component of Ariba, Inc's network services (e.g. Ariba Supplier Network, Ariba Discovery) and On Demand Spend Management application suite since late 1999. The framework evolved steadily in dozens of releases over that time, and was first released as Open Source in May 2008.

Below is a brief history of the major releases of the framework:

AribaWeb 5

The first Open Source release of AribaWeb. Initially released in beta form in May 1999, AW5 was the first release packaged for external consumption. Major enhancements included:

AribaWeb 4

AribaWeb 4 premiered as part of Ariba's next generation On Demand applications in 2006. Key new capabilities included:

AribaWeb 3

First released as part of Ariba Analysis in 2003, AW 3 included major steps forward in client-side richness, including:

AribaWeb 2

Released as part of Sourcing 4.0 (and later Buyer 8.0), AW 2.0 was the first release to include formally packaged "widgets" (and wizard) frameworks. New capabilities included:

AribaWeb 1

First commercially deployed in October 1999 as part of the AribaNetwork 13 release, and subsequently in ANME (then IBX) and Ariba Buyer 7.0 releases, AW 1.0 included: Logo