InterSystems Official
· Jul 1, 2020

InterSystems IRIS and IRIS for Health 2020.2 are GA (Generally Available)

GA releases are now published for the 2020.2 version of InterSystems IRIS, IRIS for Health, and IRIS Studio!

A full set of containers for these products are available from the WRC Software Distribution site, including community editions of InterSystems IRIS and IRIS for Health.

The build number for these releases is 2020.


InterSystems IRIS Data Platform 2020.2  provides an important security update with the following enhancements:

  • Support for TLS 1.3
  • Support for SHA-3


InterSystems IRIS for Health 2020.2 includes all of the enhancements of InterSystems IRIS. In addition, this release includes: 

  • FHIR R4 Data transformations
  • New configuration UI for the FHIR Server
  • Support for IHE RMU Profile
  • IHE Connectathon Updates


As this is a CD (Continuous Delivery) release, many customers may want to know the differences between 2020.2 and 2020.1. These are listed in the release notes:


Documentation can be found here:


InterSystems IRIS Studio 2020.2 is a standalone development image supported on Microsoft Windows. It works with InterSystems IRIS and IRIS for Health version 2020.2 and below, as well as with Caché and Ensemble.

The platforms on which InterSystems IRIS and IRIS for Health 2020.2 are supported for production and development are detailed in the Supported Platforms document.

Discussion (12)2
Log in or sign up to continue

The Community Edition images for IRIS and IRIS for Health are now available in the Docker Store.  And we now offer the Community Edition for both x64 and ARM64 architectures. Try them out!

InterSystems IRIS:

docker pull store/intersystems/iris-community:2020.
docker pull store/intersystems/iris-community-arm64:2020.

InterSystems IRIS for Health:

docker pull store/intersystems/irishealth-community:2020. 
docker pull store/intersystems/irishealth-community-arm64:2020.

As I understand, this functionality (as well as the ability to use default image tags such as 'openjdk' vs '/store/intersystems/...') is only available for Official Images ( that are published by Docker.  We are a verified publisher, and our images are Docker certified, but they are not published and maintained by Docker.