Release Announcement : Ansible 9.0.0 Alpha 3 in here!

Hello everyone,

We’re happy to announce the release of the Ansible 9.0.0a3 package!

Ansible 9.0.0a3 includes ansible-core 2.16.0rc1 as well as a curated set of

Ansible collections that provide a vast number of modules and plugins.

How to get it?

This release is available on PyPI and can be installed with pip:

$ python3 -m pip install ansible==9.0.0a3 --user

The source and the wheel for this release can be found here:

Release tarball:



Wheel package:



Some important details

Find the Release notes for the release here.

The changelog for ansible-core 2.16.0rc1 can be found here.

What’s the schedule for new Ansible releases after 9.0.0a3?

The next release roadmap can be found at

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On behalf of the Ansible community, thank you and happy automating!


Ansible Community Team


Hi, Anwesha Di

Thanks for sharing this info with me.Is there anything I’ve to look into it?


Hello @Sutapa ,

Check if you got this option enabled on this thread:

If so, that’s why you get notifications from this thread. In that case you might want to change it to “tracking”, etc


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Note this was originally posted to News & Announcements by mistake which everyone is subscribed to. So you probably aren’t tracking Ecosystem Releases even though that’s where the post is now.