Getting Started

Apache Samza 1.8.0 [Docs]

We are thrilled to announce the release of Apache Samza 1.8.0.

Key Features:

Below is a list of key features that we intend to include in this release:

  • SEP-31: Pipeline Drain- Support the ability to drain pipelines to allow incompatible intermediate schema changes
  • SAMZA-2757: Make Samza Compatible with Java 11

Full list of the jira tickets addressed in this release can be found here

Upgrade Instructions

For applications that are already on Samza 1.7.0, updating your dependencies to use Samza 1.8.0 should be sufficient to upgrade. For applications that are on version 1.6 & below, please see instructions for 1.7.0 upgrade.

Sources downloads

A source download of Samza 1.8.0 is available here, and is also available in Apache’s Maven repository. See Samza’s download page for details and Samza’s feature preview for new features.