General Tuning
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Recommended Deployment Guidelines

Before you tune your HCP cluster, you should follow the recommended deployment guidelines.

  • Ensure you are following the correct machine specifications

  • Direct attached storage for Kafka, Solr/Elasticsearch, ZooKeeper, and HDFS

    Network attached storage is not recommended

  • Isolate Kafka

  • Isolate Storm

  • Isolate Indices - Elasticsearch and Solr

  • Isolate ZooKeeper

  • Follow HBase tuning guidelines as you deploy HDFS and HBase on your worker nodes and as you allocate node manager