Upgrades & Migrations

Learn about Pachyderm upgrades and migrations.

March 22, 2023


If you have questions about upgrades and migrations, you can post them in the community #help channel on Slack, or reach out to your TAM if you are an Enterprise customer.

As new versions of Pachyderm are released, you might need to update your cluster to get access to bug fixes and new features. These updates fall into the following categories:


Performing an upgrade between major releases might lead to corrupted data. You must perform a migration when going between major versions.

Whether you upgrade or migrate your cluster, Pachyderm recommends that you perform a back up. A backup guarantees that you can restore your cluster to its previous, stable state.