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Chapter 1. HDF 3.0.3 on IBM Power Systems: Support

The matrices in this chapter outline what is supported for HDF 3.0.3.

Supported Hardware

HDF 3.0.3 only supports deployments on IBM Power Systems.

If you want information about deploying on something other than IBM Power Systems, see the HDF 3.0.2 release.

Supported Operating Systems

Operating SystemVersion
RHEL 7 (64-bit)RHEL 7.2

Supported Browsers

  • Mozilla Firefox: current & current - 1

  • Google Chrome: current & current - 1

  • Microsoft Edge

  • Safari 8

Supported HDP Versions

HDF 3.0.3 supports HDP 2.6.3.

If you are running HDP, ensure that you have reviewed the HDP Support Matrices.

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HDP Support Matrices

Supported Ambari Versions

HDF 3.0.3 runs with Ambari 2.6.0.

If you are running Ambari, ensure that you have reviewed the Ambari Support Matrices.

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Ambari Support Matrices

Supported JDKs

You must have Open JDK 8 installed on the system running HDF.

Supported TLS

NiFi 1.2 supports TLS version 1.2 and later.

Supported Databases

Ambari requires a relational database to store information about the cluster configuration and topology. A number of additional components also require an existing relational database.


MySQL 5.6


MySQL 5.6

Streaming Analytics Manager

MySQL 5.5 or later

Schema Registry

MySQL 5.5 or later


HDP and Component Information

HDF 3.0.3 interoperates with the following versions of HDP and HDP components.

NiFi support for Apache component
  • Kafka (Consume/Publish only, Get/Put deprecated)

    • Kafka client

    • Apache Kafka 0.9.x and 0.10.x broker in both non-kerberized and kerberized modes, with and without SSL

    • HDP 2.4 Kafka 0.9.x broker and HDP 2.5 Kafka 0.10.x broker in both non-kerberized and kerberized modes, with and without SSL

  • HDFS

    • Depends on Hadoop version 2.7.3

    • Apache HDFS 2.6 and 2.7

    • HDP 2.5 and 2.6 HDFS in both non-kerberized and kerberized modes

  • HBase

    • Depends on Hbase version 1.x (Hbase client 1.1.2)

  • Hive

      • HDP Hive based on Apache Hive 1.2.1 (plus patches that went into HDP 2.5 and 2.6)

  • Storm

    • Depends on Storm 1.0.1

    • NiFi Storm spout and bolt to work with Storm version in HDP 2.5 and 2.6