Apache Atlas release artifacts are distributed via mirror sites and should be checked for tampering using GPG or SHA-256.

The table below lists release artifacts and their associated signatures and hashes. The keys used to sign the release artifacts can be found in our published KEYS file.

Version Release Date Tarball GPG Hash
0.8.1 2017-08-29 source signature SHA512
0.8.0-incubating 2017-03-16 source signature SHA512
0.7.1-incubating 2017-01-29 source signature checksum
0.7.0-incubating 2016-07-09 source signature SHA512
0.6.0-incubating 2015-12-31 source signature SHA
0.5.0-incubating 2015-06-22 source signature SHA

Verify the integrity of the files

It is essential that you verify the integrity of the downloaded file using the PGP signature (.asc file) or a hash (.md5 or .sha* file). Please read Verifying Apache Software Foundation Releases for more information on why you should verify our releases.

The PGP signature can be verified using PGP or GPG, with the following steps:

  • Download the release artifact from the link in the table above
  • Download the signature file for the release from the link in the table above
  • Download Apache Atlas KEYS file
  • Verify the signatures using one of the following:
% gpg --import KEYS
% gpg --verify downloaded_file.asc downloaded_file


% pgpk -a KEYS
% pgpv downloaded_file.asc


% pgp -ka KEYS
% pgp downloaded_file.asc

Release Notes

Atlas 0.8.1 (Released on 2017/08/29)

  • Basic-search improvement in use of index for attribute filtering
  • DSL query enhancement to support 'like' operator
  • REST API and UI enhancements to update classification attributes
  • Export/import support to copy data between Apache Atlas instances
  • Ability to delete a tag from UI (and API)
  • UI enhancements: lineage, attribute search filter, ability to search historical data
  • Knox SSO for Atlas REST APIs
  • Moved from use of Guice + Spring framework for dependency-injection to use only Spring framework

Atlas 0.8-incubating (Released on 2017/03/16)

  • API revamp - new, structured REST API
  • Simplified search UI
  • UI to create/update entities - HDFS/HBase/Kafka
  • Performance and scalability improvements
  • Knox SSO for Atlas UI

Atlas 0.7.1-incubating (Released on 2017/01/29)

  • Performance and scalability improvements (ATLAS-1403, ATLAS-1404)
  • Bug fixes

Atlas 0.7-incubating (Released on 2016/07/09)

  • High Availability (ATLAS-510)
  • Business Catalog / Taxonomy (ATLAS-491)
  • Improved Hive Integration (ATLAS-492)
  • Improved Sqoop Integration
  • Improved Falcon Integration
  • Improved Storm Integration
  • Improved Ambari Deployment & Management Support
  • Entity Versioning / Audit (ATLAS-493)
  • Performance Improvements
  • Authorization (ATLAS-497)
  • Atlas / Ranger Authorization Integration (ATLAS-495)
  • Standalone HBase Support (ATLAS-498)
  • Upgrade Support (ATLAS-631)

Atlas 0.6-incubating (Released on 2015/12/30)

  • Improved Hive Server 2 Integration
  • Sqoop Integration
  • Falcon Integration
  • Storm Integration
  • Various Bug Fixes
  • Atlas / Ranger Integration

Atlas 0.5-incubating (Released on 2015/07/09)

  • Hive Server 2 Integration
  • Basic Hive Lineage
  • Basic Ambari Integration
  • Kerberos Support
  • DSL for query of datastore
  • Basic Storage of Metadata
  • Support for BerkleyDB
  • Support for Titan 0.5
  • Support