FITS 1.0.0 and FITS Service 1.1.2 Released

June 28, 2016

We are pleased to announce a major FITS release. This release includes support for processing various word processing file types including .doc, .docx, .epub, .odt, .pdf, .rtf, and .wpd. Included are updates of normalized MIME types for supported video formats. There are also several bug fixes and performance enhancements. See the release notes (which have been moved to the Wiki section) on the FITS GitHub site for more details.

The FITS Service is primarily a bug fix release. License files have been rationalized across files; Improvements to build; Remove duplicate JAR files from built WAR artifact.

Both are available on the Downloads page.