AWS Elastic Beanstalk release notes - AWS Elastic Beanstalk

AWS Elastic Beanstalk release notes

This chapter contains all of the Elastic Beanstalk release notes, latest first, organized by year of release.

Note

For release notes predating this document, which were published elsewhere on the Amazon Web Services website, see AWS Elastic Beanstalk Release Notes .

Change Description Date

Release: Elastic Beanstalk introduces shared Application Load Balancers

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added support for sharing an Application Load Balancer among multiple environments, to save on load balancer costs.

September 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk introduces authorization for enhanced health information

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added an option to require authorization of enhanced health information traffic from environment instances to the Elastic Beanstalk service.

September 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux AMI platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux AMI. The release includes security updates. It also includes Apache, Multicontainer Docker, Go, PHP, and Python updates.

September 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 Docker platform update

This release is an emergent AWS Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 Docker platform update. The release includes a kernel security update released after the latest Amazon Linux 2 platform update.

September 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

September 4, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux 2. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go, Corretto, .NET Core, and Python updates.

September 3, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux AMI platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux AMI. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Tomcat, Node.js, PHP, and Python updates.

August 7, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux 2. The release includes security updates. The release solves several Amazon Linux 2 platform compatibility issues. It also includes nginx, Go, Corretto, Tomcat, Node.js, .NET Core, and PHP updates.

August 4, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

July 28, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux AMI platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux AMI. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Tomcat, and Node.js updates.

July 6, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also fixes some feature gaps, and updates framework and AWS components.

June 29, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk introduces .NET Core on Linux

This release introduces .NET Core on Linux, a new AWS Elastic Beanstalk platform.

June 23, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux 2. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go, Node.js, Python, and Ruby updates.

June 23, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk introduces a managed-updates service-linked role

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added a new service-linked role for performing managed updates.

June 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk adds support for IMDSv2

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added support for Instance Metadata Service Version 2 (IMDSv2) on Amazon Linux 2 platforms.

June 10, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux AMI platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux AMI. The release includes security updates. It also includes Apache, Go, Java, PHP, and Python updates.

June 5, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk introduces Tomcat on Amazon Linux 2

This release introduces AWS Elastic Beanstalk Tomcat Amazon Linux 2 platform branches and provides new versions for platforms based on Amazon Linux 2. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby updates, and brings back support for static files.

June 3, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

May 20, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk support for traffic-splitting deployments

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added the ability to perform canary testing during application deployments by shifting some of the incoming traffic to the new application version and evaluating its health.

May 18, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux 2 platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux 2. The release includes security updates. It also includes Amazon Corretto updates.

May 6, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Amazon Linux AMI platform updates

This release provides new versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk platforms based on Amazon Linux AMI. The release includes third party security updates. It also includes Docker, Go, Node.js, and Ruby updates.

May 4, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

May 1, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk general availability of additional Amazon Linux 2 platforms

AWS Elastic Beanstalk releases supported Amazon Linux 2 platform versions for the Go, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby platforms.

April 30, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk support for load balancer enhanced health rule customization

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added the ability to ignore HTTP 4xx errors returned by the load balancer when determining your environment's health.

April 20, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk general availability of several Amazon Linux 2 platforms

AWS Elastic Beanstalk releases supported Amazon Linux 2 platform versions for the Docker, Amazon Corretto, and Python platforms.

April 8, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk formally supports platform branches

AWS Elastic Beanstalk made API and console changes to formally add the concept of platform branches. A platform branch has a support lifecycle and consistes of successive platform version updates.

April 8, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk console gets a new design

The Elastic Beanstalk console gets an updated design and a new navigation user interface.

April 8, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk adds support for interface VPC endpoints

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added support for interface VPC endpoints to allow all service traffic to stay within the Amazon network.

April 6, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

March 31, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Java SE, Tomcat, PHP, and Python updates.

March 27, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk public beta update for Amazon Linux 2 platforms

AWS Elastic Beanstalk releases a Docker beta platform version based on the Amazon Linux 2 operating system (OS).

March 2, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go and Node.js updates.

February 28, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates AWS components.

February 24, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk public beta update for Amazon Linux 2 platforms

AWS Elastic Beanstalk releases a Python beta platform version based on the Amazon Linux 2 operating system (OS), and provides updated Amazon Corretto beta platform versions.

February 5, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates framework and AWS components.

January 22, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Java SE, Java with Tomcat, and Node.js updates.

January 21, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update and Windows Server 2019 support

This release provides new Windows Server version 2 (v2) platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. Most notably, the release adds support for Windows Server 2019 platform versions.

January 15, 2020

Release: EB CLI becomes open source

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) is now an open-source project hosted on GitHub.

January 15, 2020

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates and updates AWS components. It also updates .NET Core versions.

December 23, 2019

Release: EB CLI 3.17.0

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) has a new version with better support for Auto Scaling and Spot Instances.

December 20, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release provides new Windows Server platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release applies Windows security updates. It also updates .NET Core versions.

December 1, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk starts using Amazon EC2 launch templates

AWS Elastic Beanstalk started using Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) launch templates to launch instances when necessary.

November 25, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk launches public beta Corretto platforms based on Amazon Linux 2

AWS Elastic Beanstalk is releasing Amazon Corretto platform versions based on the Amazon Linux 2 operating system (OS), available as a public beta program.

November 25, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk console enables managed updates by default

Managed platform updates are now enabled by default for new environments created in the Elastic Beanstalk console.

November 25, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk adds support for Spot Instance requests

AWS Elastic Beanstalk added support for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Spot Instance requests.

November 25, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Docker, Go, Node.js, and PHP updates and an Apache HTTPD update.

November 25, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

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.

October 28, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby updates and an nginx update.

October 17, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows September 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform versions. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

September 24, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Java, Node.js, and Ruby updates.

September 6, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows August 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform versions.

August 26, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go and Java 8 updates and an AWS X-Ray update.

August 8, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows July 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform versions. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

August 8, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows June 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform versions. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

June 28, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk console adds environment configuration option search

The Elastic Beanstalk console adds a new table view to environment configuration. You can search for options by name or value.

June 18, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker and PHP updates.

June 17, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes a Go update and support for an additional Amazon EC2 instance type in certain AWS Regions.

June 14, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Java with Tomcat, and Node.js updates.

June 7, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows May 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform versions.

May 22, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk simplifies EB CLI installation

Elastic Beanstalk released open-source scripts to simplify installing the Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI).

May 8, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows April 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

May 2, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby updates, an Apache update, and support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

April 30, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk introduces a maintenance service-linked role

Elastic Beanstalk added a new service-linked role for maintenance, to join the monitoring service-linked role already in use.

April 18, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk console and EB CLI add support for tagging all resources

The Elastic Beanstalk console and EB CLI add tagging operations to all Elastic Beanstalk resources. You can tag Elastic Beanstalk resources during creation, and add, update, or delete tags for existing resources.

April 4, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, Node.js, and Ruby updates, an Apache update, and support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

April 2, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows March 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

March 27, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk extends support for tagging to all resources

Elastic Beanstalk extended support for tagging, and tag-based access control, to all Elastic Beanstalk resources.

March 11, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release provides new Linux-based platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates. It also includes Go, Node.js, and Ruby updates, and support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types in one AWS Region.

February 21, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update to new major version 2

This release introduces Windows Server platform version 2 (v2)—a new major version that brings the platform closer to the Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platforms.

February 21, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows February 2019 security updates to the Windows Server v1 and earlier platform versions for Elastic Beanstalk. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

February 21, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Docker platform updates

This release provides new Docker platform versions for AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The release includes security updates.

February 11, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows January 2019 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

January 24, 2019

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release includes Node.js, PHP, Python, and Ruby updates, some cross-platform updates, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

January 23, 2019

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows December 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

December 21, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk support for Tag-Based Access Control

Elastic Beanstalk added support for using tags in AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) user policy conditions.

December 20, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk adds TargetResponseTime Auto Scaling trigger metric

Elastic Beanstalk added the option to trigger Auto Scaling events based on response time for environments with Application Load Balancers.

December 19, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also includes Multicontainer Docker, Go, and Node.js updates, bug fixes, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

December 17, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Go platform update

This release applies security updates to the Go platform for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configuration. The release also includes a Go runtime update, bug fixes, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

December 14, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows November 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

December 10, 2018

Release: EB CLI 3.14.7

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) has a new version with bug fixes and new functionality.

December 5, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also includes Java SE, Java with Tomcat, and Node.js updates, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

November 16, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk console adds more languages

Elastic Beanstalk console added several new languages.

November 2, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also includes Go, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby updates, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

October 31, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows October 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

October 23, 2018

Attention: AWS Elastic Beanstalk release notes moved

Elastic Beanstalk release notes moved to a new location. Platform lists moved out of the developer guide and are in a new, separate location.

October 15, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk console support for Network Load Balancer

Elastic Beanstalk added support for configuring a Network Load Balancer and made Application Load Balancer the default Elastic Load Balancing load balancer type when you enable load balancing with the Elastic Beanstalk console.

October 10, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also includes Go and Node.js updates, a new worker environment tier version, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

September 25, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows September 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

September 24, 2018

Release: EB CLI 3.14.6

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) has a new version with bug fixes and new functionality.

September 11, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows August 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

August 27, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk Linux-based platform security updates

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations.

August 20, 2018

Release: EB CLI 3.14.4

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) has a new version, which improves "eb platform" help text.

August 16, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk console adds configuration change review

Elastic Beanstalk added a configuration review page to the console, allowing customers to review a summary of their configuration edits before applying them.

August 16, 2018

Release: Elastic Beanstalk platform updates for Linux-based platforms

This release applies security updates to Linux-based platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds a new PHP configuration and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

August 15, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk platform updates for the Single Container Docker and Preconfigured Docker platforms

This release applies security updates to the Single Container Docker and Preconfigured Docker platforms for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also removes public support for previous Preconfigured Docker Glassfish configurations.

July 30, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk support for enhanced health rule customization

Elastic Beanstalk added the ability to ignore application HTTP 4xx errors when determining your environment's health.

July 25, 2018

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Windows Server platform update

This release applies Windows July 2018 security updates to the Windows Server platform for Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configurations. The release also adds Amazon EC2 instance types in certain AWS Regions.

July 25, 2018

Release: EB CLI 3.14.3

The AWS Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI) released a new version with bug fixes and updates.

July 19, 2018