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2521176 - SuccessFactors Releases | Deployment schedule for 2021


  • What is the 2021 release schedule for SuccessFactors?
  • When will our instance move to a new version?
  • When SuccessFactors releases are deployed?
  • When will my SuccessFactors instance be updated?


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  • Please find the most detailed information about Product updates and Product Releases in Customer Community
  • Release deployments take place from Friday night (starting at 11PM, local Data Center time) to early Saturday morning (local Data Center time).

Note: Customers utilizing DC15 (Shanghai) or DC16 (Magdebur) do not have Preview instances. Additional guidance on Data Centers is available on KBA 2089448.

Release Preview Production Notes
First Half 2021 Release 

 April 16th 

 May 21st 


Second Half 2021 Release  October 15, 2021  November 19, 2021  b2111

See Also

For information on what is in the latest release, you can check What's new viewer


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