About using this online Upgrade Guide

This online version of the Cloudera Upgrade Guide provides procedures for upgrading CDH, Cloudera Manager, HDP, and CDP Private Cloud Base.

The Cloudera Upgrade Guide provides guidance and procedures for upgrading the following products:

  • Cloudera Enterprise and CDH
  • Cloudera Manager
  • CDP Private Cloud Base
  • HDP 2.6.5 upgrades to CDP Private Cloud Base
  • Data migrations from existing clusters to CDP Private Cloud Base clusters.

This online version of the Cloudera Upgrade Guide allows you to create a customized version of the guide on many pages that only includes the steps required for your upgrade. Use the My Environment form at the top of pages in this guide to select the Cloudera Manager, CDH or Cloudera Runtime version for your upgrade as well as the operating system version, database type, and other information about your upgrade. After making these selections, the pages in the guide will only include the required steps for your upgrade. The information you enter is retained on each page in the guide.

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Consult the topics in this guide to plan and execute your upgrades.