Service Fabric supported versions

The tables in this article outline the Service Fabric and platform versions that are actively supported.

Windows

Service Fabric runtime Can upgrade directly from Can downgrade to Compatible SDK or NuGet package version Supported .NET runtimes** OS Version End of support
8.0 CU2 7.1 CU10 7.2 Less than or equal to version 5.0 .NET 5.0 (GA), >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version Current version
8.0 CU1 7.1 CU10 7.2 Less than or equal to version 5.0 .NET 5.0 (GA), >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version Current version
8.0 RTO 7.1 CU10 7.2 Less than or equal to version 5.0 .NET 5.0 (GA), >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version Current version
7.2 CU7 7.0 CU9 7.1 Less than or equal to version 4.2 .NET 5.0 (Preview support), >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version November 30, 2021
7.2 CU6 7.0 CU4 7.1 Less than or equal to version 4.2 .NET 5.0 (Preview support), >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version November 30, 2021
7.2 RTO-CU5 7.0 CU4 7.1 Less than or equal to version 4.2 >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version November 30, 2021
7.1 7.0 CU3 N/A Less than or equal to version 4.1 >= .NET Core 2.1,
All >= .NET Framework 4.5
See supported OS version July 31, 2021

** Service Fabric does not provide a .NET Core runtime. The service author is responsible for ensuring it is available.

Supported Windows versions and support end date

Support for Service Fabric on a specific OS ends when support for the OS version reaches its End of Life.

Windows Server

OS version Service Fabric support end date OS Lifecycle link
Windows Server 2019 1/9/2029 Windows Server 2019 - Microsoft Lifecycle
Windows Server 2016 1/12/2027 Windows Server 2016 - Microsoft Lifecycle
Windows Server 2012 R2 10/10/2023 Windows Server 2012 R2 - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 20H2 5/10/2022 Windows Server - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 2004 12/14/2021 Windows Server - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 1909 5/11/2021 Windows Server - Microsoft Lifecycle

Windows 10

OS version Service Fabric support end date OS Lifecycle link
Windows 10 2019 LTSC 1/9/2029 Windows 10 2019 LTSC - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 20H2 5/9/2023 Windows 10 Enterprise and Education - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 2004 12/14/2021 Windows 10 Enterprise and Education - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 1909 5/10/2022 Windows 10 Enterprise and Education - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 1809 5/11/2021 Windows 10 Enterprise and Education - Microsoft Lifecycle
Version 1803 5/11/2021 Windows 10 Enterprise and Education - Microsoft Lifecycle

Linux

Service Fabric runtime Can upgrade directly from Can downgrade to Compatible SDK or NuGet package version Supported .NET runtimes** OS version End of support
8.0 CU1 7.1 CU8 7.2 Less than or equal to version 5.0 >= .NET Core 2.1 See supported OS version Current version
8.0 RTO 7.1 CU8 7.2 Less than or equal to version 5.0 >= .NET Core 2.1 See supported OS version Current version
7.2 CU7 7.0 CU9 7.1 Less than or equal to version 4.2 >= .NET Core 2.1 See supported OS version November 30, 2021
7.2 RTO-CU6 7.0 CU4 7.1 Less than or equal to version 4.2 >= .NET Core 2.1 See supported OS version November 30, 2021
7.1 7.0 CU3 N/A Less than or equal to version 4.1 >= .NET Core 2.1 See supported OS version July 31, 2021

** Service Fabric does not provide a .NET Core runtime and the service author is responsible for ensuring it is available

Supported Linux versions and support end date

Support for Service Fabric on a specific OS ends when support for the OS version reaches its End of Life.

Ubuntu

OS version Service Fabric support end date OS Lifecycle link
Ubuntu 18.04 April 2028 Ubuntu lifecycle
Ubuntu 16.04 April 2024 Ubuntu lifecycle

Service Fabric version name and number reference

The following table lists the version names of Service Fabric and their corresponding version numbers.

Version name Windows version number Linux version number
8.0 CU1 8.0.516.9590 8.0.515.1
8.0 RTO 8.0.514.9590 8.0.513.1
7.2 CU7 7.2.477.9590 7.2.476.1
7.2 CU6 7.2.457.9590 7.2.456.1
7.2 CU7 7.2.477.9590 7.2.476.1
7.2 CU5 7.2.452.9590 7.2.454.1
7.2 CU4 7.2.445.9590 7.2.447.1
7.2 CU3 7.2.433.9590 NA
7.2 CU2 7.2.432.9590 7.2.431.1
7.2 RTO 7.2.413.9590 NA
7.1 CU10 7.1.510.9590 NA
7.1 CU8 7.1.503.9590 7.1.508.1
7.1 CU6 7.1.459.9590 7.1.455.1
7.1 CU5 7.1.458.9590 7.1.454.1
7.1 CU3 7.1.456.9590 7.1.452.1
7.1 CU2 7.1.428.9590 7.1.428.1
7.1 CU1 7.1.417.9590 7.1.418.1
7.1 RTO 7.1.409.9590 7.1.410.1
7.0 CU9 7.0.478.9590 7.0.472.1
7.0 CU6 7.0.472.9590 7.0.471.1
7.0 CU4 7.0.470.9590 7.0.469.1
7.0 CU3 7.0.466.9590 7.0.465.1
7.0 CU2 7.0.464.9590 7.0.464.1
7.0 RTO 7.0.457.9590 7.0.457.1
6.5 CU5 6.5.676.9590 6.5.467.1
6.5 CU3 6.5.664.9590 6.5.466.1
6.5 CU2 6.5.658.9590 6.5.460.1
6.5 CU1 6.5.641.9590 6.5.454.1
6.5 RTO 6.5.639.9590 6.5.435.1
6.4 CU8 6.4.670.9590 Not applicable
6.4 CU7 6.4.664.9590 6.4.661.1
6.4 CU6 6.4.658.9590 Not applicable
6.4 CU5 6.4.654.9590 6.4.649.1
6.4 CU4 6.4.644.9590 6.4.639.1
6.4 CU3 6.4.637.9590 6.4.634.1
6.4 CU2 6.4.622.9590 Not applicable
6.4 RTO 6.4.617.9590 6.4.625.1
6.3 CU1 6.3.187.9494 6.3.129.1
6.3 RTO 6.3.162.9494 6.3.119.1
6.2 CU3 6.2.301.9494 6.2.199.1
6.2 CU2 6.2.283.9494 6.2.194.1
6.2 CU1 6.2.274.9494 6.2.191.1
6.2 RTO 6.2.269.9494 6.2.184.1
6.1 CU4 6.1.480.9494 6.1.187.1
6.1 CU3 6.1.472.9494 Not applicable
6.1 CU2 6.1.467.9494 6.1.185.1
6.1 CU1 6.1.456.9494 6.1.183.1
6.0 CU2 6.0.232.9494 6.0.133.1
6.0 CU1 6.0.219.9494 6.0.127.1
6.0 RTO 6.0.211.9494 6.0.120.1
5.7 CU4 5.7.221.9494 Not applicable
5.7 RTO 5.7.198.9494 Not applicable
5.6 CU3 5.6.220.9494 Not applicable
5.6 CU2 5.6.210.9494 Not applicable
5.6 RTO 5.6.204.9494 Not applicable
5.5 CU4 5.5.232.0 Not applicable
5.5 CU3 5.5.227.0 Not applicable
5.5 CU2 5.5.219.0 Not applicable
5.5 CU1 5.5.216.0 Not applicable
5.4 CU2 5.4.164.9494 Not applicable
5.3 CU3 5.3.311.9590 Not applicable
5.3 CU2 5.3.301.9590 Not applicable
5.3 CU1 5.3.204.9494 Not applicable
5.3 RTO 5.3.121.9494 Not applicable