AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Release Notes

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update on October 28, 2019

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also adds support for .NET Core 3.0.0, removes Windows Server 2008 platform versions, and adds support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

Release date: October 28, 2019

Changes

Category Description

Windows security updates

Applied October 2019 security updates for Windows.

See Microsoft's Security TechCenter and Security Advisories and Bulletins.

Operating system updates

OS Details

Windows 2008 Server

Removed Windows 2008 Server platform versions. They had been previously available as retiring platforms, with an announced end date of October 16, 2019. For more information from Microsoft, see Prepare for Windows Server 2008 end of support.

Framework updates

Framework Details

.NET Core 3.0 New

Added support for .NET Core 3.0. For details from Microsoft, see What's new in .NET Core 3.0.

.NET Core 3.0 supports Windows Server 2012 R2 or later. We don't support it on the Windows Server 2012 platform versions.

Instance types

Added support for more Amazon EC2 instance types in some AWS Regions, as follows:

Instance types Regions

g4dn.xlarge, g4dn.2xlarge, g4dn.12xlarge

  • US East (Ohio) – us-east-2

  • US West (N. California) – us-west-1

  • Asia Pacific (Sydney) – ap-southeast-2

  • Europe (Ireland) – eu-west-1

  • Europe (London) – eu-west-2

For more information about G4 instances, see Amazon EC2 G4 Instances.

New Platform Versions

.NET on Windows Server with IIS

Configuration basics

Platform Version

Solution Stack Name

Framework

Proxy Server

Windows Server 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 2.3.0

64bit Windows Server 2016 v2.3.0 running IIS 10.0

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 10.0

Windows Server Core 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 2.3.0

64bit Windows Server Core 2016 v2.3.0 running IIS 10.0

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 10.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5 version 2.3.0

64bit Windows Server 2012 R2 v2.3.0 running IIS 8.5

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5 version 2.3.0

64bit Windows Server Core 2012 R2 v2.3.0 running IIS 8.5

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 1.2.0

64bit Windows Server 2016 v1.2.0 running IIS 10.0

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13, 2.0.9, 1.1.14, 1.0.16

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 10.0

Windows Server Core 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 1.2.0

64bit Windows Server Core 2016 v1.2.0 running IIS 10.0

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13, 2.0.9, 1.1.14, 1.0.16

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 10.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5 version 1.2.0

64bit Windows Server 2012 R2 v1.2.0 running IIS 8.5

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13, 2.0.9, 1.1.14, 1.0.16

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5 version 1.2.0

64bit Windows Server Core 2012 R2 v1.2.0 running IIS 8.5

.NET Core 3.0.0, supports 3.0.0, 2.2.7, 2.1.13, 2.0.9, 1.1.14, 1.0.16

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 version 1.2.0

64bit Windows Server 2012 v1.2.0 running IIS 8

.NET Core 2.2.7, supports 2.2.7, 2.1.13, 2.0.9, 1.1.14, 1.0.16

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5

64bit Windows Server 2012 R2 running IIS 8.5

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5

64bit Windows Server Core 2012 R2 running IIS 8.5

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8.5

Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8

64bit Windows Server 2012 running IIS 8

.NET Framework 4.8, supports 4.x, 2.0, 1.x

IIS 8

More details

Platform Version

AMI version

AWS SDK for .NET

EC2Config

SSM Agent

Web Deploy

AWS X‑Ray

Windows Server 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 2.3.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

SSM only

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server Core 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 2.3.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

SSM only

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5 version 2.3.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5 version 2.3.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 1.2.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

SSM only

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server Core 2016 with IIS 10.0 version 1.2.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

SSM only

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5 version 1.2.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5 version 1.2.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 version 1.2.0

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core with IIS 8.5

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0

Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8

2019.10.09

3.15.846

4.9.3519

2.3.634.0

3.6

3.1.0