Supported Upgrade Paths

Supported upgrade paths for CDH, HDP, and CDP Private Cloud Base.

Supported Upgrades from CDH to CDP Private Cloud Base

  • Upgrade from Cloudera Manager/CDH 5.13.x - 5.16.x to CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1. This will upgrade CDH and Cloudera Manager to the following versions:
    • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1 or higher
    • Cloudera Manager 7.1.1 or higher
  • Upgrades from Cloudera Manager/CDH 5.0 - 5.12 to CDP Private Cloud Base require that you first upgrade to Cloudera Manager/CDH 5.13 or higher.
  • Upgrades from CDH 6.0 and higher to CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1 are not supported. You can, however create a new CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1 cluster and then copy your data to the new cluster. See Using Replication Manager to migrate to CDP Private Cloud Base from CDH.
  • Kafka upgrades require that you are running CDK 4.1. If you are running an earlier version of CDK, you must first upgrade to CDK 4.1 and then perform the upgrade from CDH to CDP Private Cloud Base.
  • Upgrades from Cloudera Director are not supported.

Upgrades from HDP to CDP Private Cloud Base

  • You can upgrade from HDP 2.6.5 and Ambari 2.6.2.x to CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1. This upgrade requires several major steps, including upgrading to an interim version of Ambari. After the upgrade, your cluster will be managed by Cloudera Manager and the components will be upgraded to Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1 or higher.
  • Upgrades from HDP 3.x to CDP Private Cloud Base are not currently supported.

Upgrades from CDP Private Cloud Base 7.0 to 7.1

  • You can upgrade from Cloudera Manager 7.0.3 or higher to Cloudera Manager 7.1.1 or higher.
  • You can upgrade from Cloudera Runtime 7.0.3 or higher to Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1 or higher.

Upgrades for CDSW in CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1

The version of CDSW must be at 1.7.1 to upgrade CDSW for use with CDP Private Cloud Base.

Upgrades from CDH to higher versions of CDH

Current Cloudera Manager Version Supported Cloudera Manager Upgrade Paths Supported CDH Upgrade Paths
6.3
  • 6.3.x maintenance releases
  • 6.3.x maintenance releases
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x
  • 6.0.x
  • Any minor version of CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.2
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x maintenance releases
  • 6.2.x maintenance releases
  • 6.1.x
  • 6.0.x
  • Any minor version of CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.1
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x maintenance releases
  • 6.1.x maintenance releases
  • 6.0.x
  • Any minor version of CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.0
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x
  • 6.0.x maintenance releases
  • 6.0.x maintenance releases
  • Any minor version of CDH 5.7 - 5.14
6.0 Beta release No supported upgrades. No supported upgrades.
5.16
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x
  • 5.16.x maintenance releases
  • 5.16.x maintenance releases
  • Any minor version of that is lower or equal to the Cloudera Manager version.
5.15
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x
  • 5.16.x
  • 5.15.x maintenance releases
  • 5.15.x maintenance releases
  • Any minor version of CDH 5 that is lower or equal to the Cloudera Manager version.
5.7 - 5.14
  • 6.3.x
  • 6.2.x
  • 6.1.x
  • 6.0
  • 5.7.x - 5.16
  • Any minor version of CDH that is lower or equal to the Cloudera Manager version.
5.0 - 5.6
  • 5.16 or lower
  • Any minor version of CDH 5.0 - 5.6 that is lower or equal to the Cloudera Manager version.
The versions of Cloudera Runtime and CDH clusters that can be managed by Cloudera Manager are limited to the following:
Table 1. Cloudera Manager support for CDH
Cloudera Manager Version Supported CDH/Runtime versions
7.1.3
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.3
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.2
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.0.3
  • CDH 6.3
  • CDH 6.2
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.13 - 5.16
7.1.2
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.2
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.0.3
  • CDH 6.3
  • CDH 6.2
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.13 - 5.16
7.1.1
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.1.1
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.0.3
  • CDH 6.3
  • CDH 6.2
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.13 - 5.16
7.0.3
  • Cloudera Runtime 7.0.3
6.3
  • CDH 6.3
  • CDH 6.2
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.2
  • CDH 6.2
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.1
  • CDH 6.1
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.7 - 5.16
6.0
  • CDH 6.0
  • CDH 5.7 - 5.14
5.16.x or lower Any minor version of CDH 5.0 - 5.16 that is lower or equal to the Cloudera Manager version.

Cloudera Director

Upgrades from Cloudera Director are not supported.