Find out what is new in IBM Event Streams version 10.2.x.
Extended Update Support (EUS)
Event Streams version 10.2.x includes Extended Update Support. The operand version of an EUS release includes a
-eus suffix. For example, the operand version for Event Streams version 10.2.1 is
10.2.1-eus. When installing or upgrading Event Streams, always use the latest Event Streams operator revision (2.2.x) for the release to ensure you have all fixes applied.
Extended Update Support is available for Red Hat OpenShift 4.6, and means that Event Streams as part of Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.4.1 benefits from defect support until March 31, 2022. This allows organizations to remain on the same release in order to maintain stable production environments for critical applications.
Release 10.2.1 with operator version 2.2.6
Kafka version upgraded to 2.6.3
Upgrading to Event Streams operator version 2.2.6 adds Kafka release 2.6.3, and supports the use of all Kafka interfaces
Event Streams release 10.2.1 contains security and bug fixes.
Move to IBM Container Registry
All images for Event Streams, including the latest 10.2.1 release, are available in the IBM Cloud Container Registry. Images for earlier releases than 10.2.1 are also available in the Docker Container Registry.
Kafka version upgraded to 2.6.2
Event Streams version 10.2.1 includes Kafka release 2.6.2, and supports the use of all Kafka interfaces.
Support for Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 4.6
Event Streams version 10.2.0 introduces support for Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform version 4.6.