Amazon Elastic MapReduce

2020/11/23 - 9 new api methods

Changes   Add API support for EMR Studio, a new notebook-first IDE for data scientists and data engineers with single sign-on, Jupyter notebooks, automated infrastructure provisioning, and job diagnosis.

2020/09/30 - 2 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR customers can now use EC2 placement group to influence the placement of master nodes in a high-availability (HA) cluster across distinct underlying hardware to improve cluster availability.

2020/08/28 - 4 new api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR adds support for ICMP, port -1, in Block Public Access Exceptions and API access for EMR Notebooks execution. You can now non-interactively execute EMR Notebooks and pass input parameters.

2020/06/24 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR customers can now set allocation strategies for On-Demand and Spot instances in their EMR clusters with instance fleets. These allocation strategies use real-time capacity insights to provision clusters faster and make the most efficient use of available spare capacity to allocate Spot instances to reduce interruptions.

2020/06/22 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Adding support for MaximumCoreCapacityUnits parameter for EMR Managed Scaling. It allows users to control how many units/nodes are added to the CORE group/fleet. Remaining units/nodes are added to the TASK groups/fleet in the cluster.

2020/06/01 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR now supports encrypting log files with AWS Key Management Service (KMS) customer managed keys.

2020/04/21 - 3 new 1 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR adds support for configuring a managed scaling policy for an Amazon EMR cluster. This enables automatic resizing of a cluster to optimize for job execution speed and reduced cluster cost.

2019/11/22 - 1 new 4 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR adds support for concurrent step execution and cancelling running steps. Amazon EMR has added a new Outpost ARN field in the ListCluster and DescribeCluster API responses that is populated for clusters launched in an AWS Outpost subnet.

2019/11/15 - 6 updated api methods

Changes   Access to the cluster ARN makes it easier for you to author resource-level permissions policies in AWS Identity and Access Management. To simplify the process of obtaining the cluster ARN, Amazon EMR has added a new field containing the cluster ARN to all API responses that include the cluster ID.

2019/08/16 - 2 new api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR has introduced an account level configuration called Block Public Access that allows you to block clusters with ports open to traffic from public IP sources (i.e. 0.0.0.0/0 for IPv4 and ::/0 for IPv6) from launching. Individual ports or port ranges can be added as exceptions to allow public access.

2019/04/01 - 3 updated api methods

Changes   Amazon EMR adds the ability to modify instance group configurations on a running cluster through the new "configurations" field in the ModifyInstanceGroups API.