Amazon EMR
Amazon EMR Release Guide

Differences in Amazon EMR 4.x Release Versions

Documentation for Amazon EMR features in the Amazon EMR Management Guide specify the Amazon EMR release version that a feature became available, as well as applicable differences between Amazon EMR features dating back to 4.0.0.

Beginning with Amazon EMR release version 5.0.0, some applications got a significant version upgrade that changed installation or operational details, and others were promoted from sandbox applications to native applications. Each topic in this section provides notable application-specific differences when using Amazon EMR 4.x release versions.