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Dear Tangoers,

Tango REST API v1.0 has been released.

v1.0 is a combination of rc5 and rc6. The most notable features:

  1. HTTP/2.0
  2. Bulk resources entry points e.g. attributes
  3. Shorten URL for Tango host resources
  4. Cache-Control etc

The whole project has been largely restructured. Tango REST API readme gives a good overview of the related projects.

Also rest-server-1.2 has been released. This release features Tango REST API rc4 and v1.0 as well as internal improvements: link

Full description of the changes can be found in this presentation.

Please feel free to contact me in case of questions or request to help in migration.

Best regards,


Dear Tangoers,

Tango REST API RC6 specification draft has been released: link

The main changes to the specification are: introduction of subscriptions and HTTP/2.0

Tango REST API GitHub repository has been extended with client code samples: link.

If you use Tango REST API please feel encouraged to add your samples in your favorite language via Pull Requests.

Best regards!


Dear Tangoers,

Tango REST API RC5 specification draft has been released: link

Here is the comparison between RC4 and RC5. Resolved issues: link

RC5 will be in the draft state for the next two weeks. If there is no major issues with it it will be promoted from draft to actual version and I will start to update mtangorest.server accordingly.

Best regards and have a great weekend!


The cppTango team is pleased to announce the release of Tango Controls C++ library version 9.3.2.
Downloads of source and binary distributions are listed in cppTango Github repository.

This version is considered as a pre-release version for the moment.
Please report any problem you may encounter by creating an issue or by creating a new post on tango-controls forum.

NOTE this is not a Tango Source distribution! It is only Tango C++ kernel library release.

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Dear Tangoers,

I am pleased to announce a new version of Waltz v0.6 aka 2^8-1 i.e. Programmer's Day - 1

Full info about the new features can be found here: GitHub Release v0.6

This new version has been deployed to Amazon cloud

Demo version can be accessed following this link (tango-cs/tango)

Maybe most important is that Waltz-docs and WaltzPlatformAPI reference have also been released.

Best regards,


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Tango WebUI workshop

We are happy to announce Tango WebUI workshop that will take place at Max-IV, Lund, Sweden on Oct'15-16ths.

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Waltz (TangoWebapp) workshop @Solaris

Waltz (TangoWebapp) workshop at Solaris.

A number of presentations and live sessions was given to introduce current state of the Tango web platform.

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32nd Tango Collaboration Meeting

The 2018 general assembly of the TANGO community took place from the 5th of June 2017 2 PM to, 8th of June 2017 5:00 PM at Dolní Břežany (Czech Republic) organized by ELI Beamlines

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