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Seatsurfing is Open Source now

Your contribution is welcome: We’ve published Seatsurfing’s source code on GitHub. The code of the backend, admin web interface, booking web interface and mobile app is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL) v3.0. The release of Seatsurfing’s source code happens in the hope that you as a community will contribute to future developments. Nevertheless, we’ll keep on improving Seatsurfing and ensure a stable release process.

Seatsurfing 1.8 adds bookings preferences

We’re happy to announce the release of Seatsurfing 1.8. The new version applies to both backend and mobile app. It adds some requested features making the lives of both administrators and users easier. Users can now set their individual booking preferences leading to even quicker bookings. Administrators can set floor plan administrators and enjoy new reporting functionalities.

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Seatsurfing 1.7 with fresh design and new features

Today we’ve released Seatsurfing Backend and App Version 1.7. With version 1.7, both Seatsurfing’s app and our web booking interface got a brand new design which is much easier to use. Floor plan and search dialog have been integrated, so you can easily change your search criteria and watch the available spaces on the map update instantly. If you already know which spaces you’d like to book, you can switch… Read More »Seatsurfing 1.7 with fresh design and new features

Free test accounts

If you want to give Seatsurfing a try, we’ve created an easy way for you: You can now create test accounts directly on our website. In just a few seconds, your organisation will be set up. You can then test Seatsurfing with up to ten users for free. Visit the signup page to create your account.

Seatsurfing 1.5 enables self-hosted Docker instances

We’re happy to announce the availability of Seatsurfing 1.5. The new version marks a big change in Seatsurfing’s operating model: Seatsurfing’s Backend is now available on Docker Hub and thus allows you to host your Seatsurfing instance on-premises and free of charge. At the same time we’ve removed the Cloud hosting option (for now). We decided to go this way as we think it’s easier for most European organisation to… Read More »Seatsurfing 1.5 enables self-hosted Docker instances

Daily basis booking and bookers’ names in Seatsurfing 1.2

Today we’ve released version 1.2.0 of the Seatsurfing App. This new version includes two new requested features we’re happy to depict here. The first feature is daily basis booking. We want to make it easier for the employees of some organisations to book their seats. If you want to keep seat booking really easy, you can activate the daily basis booking functionality in the administration interface. When activated, users using… Read More »Daily basis booking and bookers’ names in Seatsurfing 1.2