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
1.2.0 2019-06-06 source signature SHA512
1.1.0 2018-09-17 source signature SHA512
1.0.0 2018-06-02 source signature SHA512
0.8.2 2018-02-05 source signature SHA512
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 1.2.0 (Released on 2019/06/06)

  • Lineage UI Improvements and changes.
  • Show entity specific icon for the lineage node.
  • Atlas authentication to support proxy-user.
  • Update model files to include service-type for each entityDef.
  • Update JanusGraph version to 0.3.1
  • New Transform Framework
  • Atlas Import Transform Handler Implementation.
  • BugFixes, Optimizations & UI Improvements.
  • List of JIRAs resolved in Apache Atlas 1.2.0 release

Atlas 1.1.0 (Released on 2018/09/17)

  • Updated authorization model to support access control on relationship operations
  • Added support for AWS S3 datatypes, in Atlas server and Hive hook
  • Updated JanusGraph version from 0.2.0 to 0.3.0
  • Updated hooks to send Kafka notifications asynchronously
  • Enhanced classification-propagation with options to handle entity-deletes
  • BugFixes and Optimizations

Atlas 1.0.0 (Released on 2018/06/02)

  • Core model enhancement to support Relationship as first-class construct
  • Support for JanusGraph graph database
  • New DSL implementation, using ANTLR instead of Scala
  • Removal of older type system implementation in atlas-typesystem library
  • Metadata security - fine grained authorization
  • Notification enhancements to support V2 style data structures
  • Jackson library update from 1.9.13 to 2.9.2
  • Classification propagation via entity relationships
  • Glossary terms, categories
  • HBase Hook
  • UI updates to show entity relationships
  • List of JIRAs resolved in Apache Atlas 1.0.0 release

Atlas 0.8.2 (Released on 2018/02/05)

  • Search improvements:
    • Basic search enhancement to optionally exclude sub-type entities and sub-classification-types
    • Basic search to return classification attributes
    • Support for saving searches
    • UI support to reorder columns in search results page
  • UI - updates for classification rendering – tree/flat view
  • UI – minification of js, css; cache busting for static content (css, js)
  • notification updates to handle large messages
  • fix type initialization issues in HA deployment
  • In HA, the passive node redirects the request with wrong URL encoding
  • tool kit to recover from lost/bad index data
  • List of JIRAs resolved in Apache Atlas 0.8.2 release

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