CDH Version and Packaging Information

For links to the current release:

For installation instructions for CDH 5, see Cloudera Installation and Upgrade. For installation instructions for CDH 4, see the CDH 4 Installation Guide.

If you are using a platform that is not supported by Debian, RPM, or SUSE packages, you can download the patched sources – see the Patched Tarball links for the version you want.

CDH is available in the following releases:

  • CDH 5 is the current stable release, based on Apache Hadoop 2.3.0 or later.

    For information on the exact Apache Hadoop version included in each CDH version, see CDH 5 Packaging and Tarball Information. For platforms not supported by Debian, RPM, or SLES packages, download the tarball with the appropriate patch-level.

  • CDH 4 is at End of Maintenance. No further updates are planned for this release.
  • CDH 3 is at End of Maintenance. No further updates are planned for this release.
  • CDH 2 is at End of Maintenance. No further updates are planned for this release.
  • CDH 1 is at End of Maintenance. No further updates are planned for this release.