In November 2015 Magento announced the general availability of the next generation version of Magento
The new platform empowers brands, retailers, and businesses across retail and B2B industries to quickly and cost-effectively deliver engaging shopping experiences.
Magento Version 2
Magento 2.0 also offers enhanced performance and scalability, new features to boost conversion rates, and business agility and productivity improvements. The new platform also builds on our open source heritage and offers unmatched flexibility and innovation opportunities to our global ecosystem of partners and developers.