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Version: 8.0

Supported environments

Camunda Platform 8 SaaS & Self-Managed


  • Zeebe Java Client: OpenJDK 8+
  • Zeebe Go Client: Go 1.13+
  • zbctl: Windows, MacOS, and Linux (latest)

Hint: There are more community-maintained Camunda Platform 8 clients.

Web Browser

  • Google Chrome latest [recommended]
  • Mozilla Firefox latest
  • Microsoft Edge latest

Desktop Modeler

  • Windows 7 / 10
  • Mac OS X 10.11
  • Ubuntu LTS (latest)

Camunda Platform 8 Self-Managed

We highly recommend running Camunda Platform 8 Self-Managed in a Kubernetes environment. We provide officially supported Helm Charts for this. Please follow the Installation Guide to learn more about installation possibilities.

Requirements for the components can be seen below:

Java versionOther requirements
Zeebe Broker and GatewayOpenJDK 17+Elasticsearch 7.16.x(only if Elastic exporter is used)
OperateOpenJDK 11+Elasticsearch 7.16.x
TasklistOpenJDK 11+Elasticsearch 7.16.x
IdentityOpenJDK 17+Keycloak 16.1.1
OptimizeOpenJDK 11+Elasticsearch 7.10.x - 7.15.x, 7.16.2+, 7.17.x
Elasticsearch support

Elastic's Elasticsearch is the only supported version of Elastic compatible with Camunda Platform 8.

AWS Opensearch is not supported at this time.

Version Matrix

This overview shows which Zeebe version works with which Modeler, Operate, Tasklist and Optimize:

Desktop Modeler 4.7+Zeebe 1.0.xOperate 1.0.x Tasklist 1.0.x-
Desktop Modeler 4.9+Zeebe 1.1.xOperate 1.1.x Tasklist 1.1.x-
Desktop Modeler 4.11+Zeebe 1.2.xOperate 1.2.x Tasklist 1.2.x IAM 1.2.x-
Desktop Modeler 4.12+Zeebe 1.3.xOperate 1.3.x Tasklist 1.3.x IAM 1.3.xOptimize 3.7.x
Desktop Modeler 5.0+Zeebe 8.0.xOperate 8.0.x Tasklist 8.0.x Identity 8.0.xOptimize 3.8.x

Note: You can use newer Modeler versions with older Zeebe versions too.

Camunda Platform 7 & Optimize Version Matrix

ImproveAutomateJava version
Optimize 3.3.xCamunda Platform 7.12.11+, 7.13.5+, 7.14.xOpenJDK 8+ or OpenJDK 11+
Optimize 3.4.xCamunda Platform 7.13.5+, 7.14.x, 7.15.xOpenJDK 8+ or OpenJDK 11+
Optimize 3.5.xCamunda Platform 7.13.5+, 7.14.x, 7.15.xOpenJDK 11+
Optimize 3.6.xCamunda Platform 7.14.x, 7.15.x, 7.16.xOpenJDK 11+
Optimize 3.7.xCamunda Platform 7.14.x, 7.15.x, 7.16.xOpenJDK 11+
Optimize 3.8.xCamunda Platform 7.15.x, 7.16.x, 7.17.xOpenJDK 11+