This topic describes the announcements of fully managed Flink, including version updates, feature updates, and product activities.

Announcement on the upgrade of Realtime Compute for Apache Flink jobs due to the change of endpoints of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ

  • Upgrade announcement
    Region-based endpoints are used to access Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ. For more information, see Announcement on the settings of internal TCP endpoints. If you already use the Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ connector in Realtime Compute for Apache Flink that is deployed in Ververica Runtime (VVR) of a version earlier than 3.0.1, you must upgrade your Realtime Compute for Apache Flink job to VVR 3.0.1 or later and change the endpoint that you specified in the job to the new endpoint of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ. For more information about endpoints, see the following topics:
  • Usage notes
    • The old endpoints of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ will become unavailable until November 2021. If you still use the old endpoints, stability risks may exist. To avoid such risks, we recommend that you upgrade your Realtime Compute for Apache Flink jobs before November 2021.
    • The product team of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ guarantees that the old endpoints of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ are still effective before November 2021 but the stability of jobs that use the old endpoints may be affected.
    • This upgrade can cause the states of jobs to change. To minimize the impact of the upgrade on your business, we recommend that you upgrade your jobs at an appropriate time based on your business requirements.
    • After November 1, 2021, the product team of Realtime Compute for Apache Flink will no longer maintain and support jobs that use the old endpoints of Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ.

Announcement on the commercial use of fully managed Flink

Fully managed Flink is available for commercial use after the public preview is complete on September 15, 2020. To ensure a smooth transition of your business, we recommend that you evaluate the impact of this change on your business in advance. For users who apply for the public preview of fully managed Flink, they can use this service free of charge until 23:59:59 on September 30, 2020.

For more information about the pricing details of commercial products, see Pricing. If you have questions, submit a ticket.

From 21:00:00 on July 23, 2020 to 24:00:00 on July 23, 2020: The console of fully managed Flink is upgraded

The console of fully managed Flink is upgraded from 21:00:00 on July 23, 2020 to 24:00:00 on July 23, 2020. During the upgrade, the console cannot be used. If you have an emergency, submit a ticket.