ApsaraDB for HBase Standard Edition is developed based on open source HBase. Alibaba Cloud has deeply optimized the stability and operations and maintenance (O&M) capability of ApsaraDB for HBase. ApsaraDB for HBase Standard Edition is completely compatible with HBase Community Edition. It is also more stable and much easier to manage and maintain than HBase Community Edition. ApsaraDB for HBase Standard Edition has two versions: V1.1 and V2.0.
ApsaraDB for HBase V1.1
ApsaraDB for HBase V1.1 is developed based on HBase Community Edition V1.1.2.
ApsaraDB for HBase V2.0
ApsaraDB for HBase V2.0 is a new distribution developed based on HBase Community Edition V2.0.0 that was released in 2018. ApsaraDB for HBase V2.0 is the result of great improvements and optimizations. It also benefits from the successful experience of data management within Alibaba Group. Therefore, it is more stable than HBase Community Edition.