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Registered: ‎08-29-2016

[ANNOUNCE] Cloudera Director 2.3.0 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of Cloudera Director 2.3.0.


Cloudera Director provides a simple, reliable, enterprise-grade way to deploy, scale, and manage Apache Hadoop in the cloud of your choice. Cloudera Director is available as a free download for use with Cloudera Express and is fully supported with Cloudera Enterprise. Cloudera Director 2.3.0 includes the following new features:


  • Support for AWS Spot Blocks. Instances in AWS Spot blocks are guaranteed to remain available during cluster bootstrap, so that the process is resilient to fluctuations in AWS Spot Instance availability.
  • More control of cluster configuration with the introduction of instance-level post-creation scripts, in addition to existing cluster-level post-creation scripts.
  • Updated look and feel of the user interface.
  • AWS
    • New regions: ap-south-1, ca-central-1, eu-west-1
    • Many new instance types
  • GCP
    • New regions: asia-northeast1, us-west1, us-east1
  • Azure
    • New instance types: DS15_v2, GS4, GS5
    • New OS image: CentOS 6.8
  • Support for Cloudera 5.10 out of the box.
  • Support for RHEL 6.8 and RHEL 7.3 for Cloudera Director and CDH cluster instances.
  • A number of issues have been fixed. See <Issues Fixed in Cloudera Director 2.3.0> for details.


Use the following links to download the product and view the documentation:


As always, we are happy to hear your feedback. Please post your questions and comments on our community forum.