Installing HDF Services on a New HDP Cluster
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Installing an HDP Cluster

About This Task

Before you install an HDF cluster that includes SAM, you must have an existing HDP cluster with Druid installed.


  1. Log in to the Apache Ambari UI and start the Cluster Installation wizard.

    The default Ambari user name and password are admin and admin.

  2. In the Select Version page of the wizard, remove all base URLs that do not apply to your operating system.

    Change the HDP Base URL to the URL appropriate for your operating system, provided in the HDF Release Notes.

  3. In the Choose Services page, select which of the following services you need to run an HDF cluster with full SAM capabilities. You may further customize as required by your use case and operational objectives.

    • HDFS

    • YARN + MapReduce2

    • ZooKeeper

    • Ambari Infra

    • Ambari Metrics

    • SmartSense

    • Druid

  4. On the Assign Masters screen, distribute master services using the deployment diagram available in the Deployment Index.

  5. On the Assign Slaves and Clients screen, distribute slave services using the deployment image as a guide.

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Ambari Installation for HDP