The Symfony Form component keeps improving with each new version. In Symfony 2.8 we added lots of small but useful tweaks.
Living on the edge
LDAP is used by lots of companies as a centralized repository for user information, including their security roles, and as an authentication service. That's why Symfony 2.8 includes a new LDAP component which provides seamless integration with the Symfony Security component.
November 11, 2015 Javier Eguiluz
A new security-related component called Guard aims at simplifying the authentication security subsystem. This radical new approach is based on creating just one PHP class that implements GuardAuthenticatorInterface.
November 4, 2015 Javier Eguiluz
DependencyInjection component has added support for deprecated service definitions, so you can configure when a service is considered deprecated and should no longer be used.
October 29, 2015 Javier Eguiluz
Symfony has added a new component called PropertyInfo which gets information about the properties of any PHP class by introspecting several metadata providers, such as Doctrine ORM mapping, phpDoc comments, PHP type hints, serializer metadata, etc.
October 27, 2015 Javier Eguiluz
Your Symfony applications won't work on Symfony 3 unless you remove all their deprecations. In order to simplify the task of finding which deprecations affect your applications, a new tool called Deprecation Detector has just been released.
October 21, 2015 Javier Eguiluz