Databricks Runtime Release Notes

Deprecation announcements

The following Databricks Runtime releases were deprecated recently:

Version Spark Version Release Date Deprecation Date
4.3 Spark 2.3 Aug 10, 2018 Apr 09, 2019
4.2 Spark 2.3 Jul 09, 2018 Mar 05, 2019
4.1 Spark 2.3 May 17, 2018 Jan 17, 2019
4.0 Spark 2.3 Mar 01, 2018 Nov 01, 2018
3.4 Spark 2.2 Nov 20, 2017 Jul 30, 2018
3.3 Spark 2.2 Oct 04, 2017 Jul 30, 2018
3.2 Spark 2.2 Sep 05, 2017 Apr 30, 2018
Spark 2.1 (Auto Updating) Spark 2.1 Dec 22, 2016 Jul 30, 2018
Spark 2.1.1-db6 Spark 2.1 Aug 03, 2017 Jul 30, 2018
Spark 2.1.1-db4 Spark 2.1 Apr 25, 2017 Jul 30, 2018
Spark 2.0 (Auto Updating) Spark 2.0 Jul 22, 2016 Apr 30, 2018
Spark 2.0.2-db4 Spark 2.0 Mar 24, 2017 Apr 30, 2018
Spark 1.6.3-db2 Spark 1.6 Mar 24, 2017 Jun 30, 2018

The following Databricks Runtime releases will be deprecated soon:

Version Spark Version Release Date Deprecation Date
5.0 Spark 2.4 Nov 08, 2018 Jul 08, 2019
3.5-LTS Spark 2.2 Dec 21, 2017 Jan 02, 2020

For more information about the Databricks Runtime deprecation policy and schedule, see Databricks Runtime Versioning and Deprecation Policy.

Maintenance updates

Periodically, Databricks releases maintenance updates to supported Databricks Runtime versions. For a complete list of maintenance updates for all supported versions, see Databricks Runtime Maintenance Updates.