Apache Cassandra 3.3 was released last week. As per the Tick Tock release schedule, this release is focused on bug fixes and no new features were introduced. For practical purposes, consider this a bug fix release to Cassandra 3.2. All told there were almost 50 bugs fixed in this release. Many of the bugs fixed in this version also applied to Cassandra 3.0.3, which was also released last week.

With any Cassandra release, it’s a good idea to read the Changelog and News before upgrading.