Installing Streams Messaging Manager
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Streams Messaging Manager installation steps

You are encouraged to review this overview of Streams Messaging Manager (SMM) installation steps to get a thorough understanding of the requirements before you begin the installation process.

  1. Get your software.
    • Set up a local repository.
    • Create the repository configuration file.
  2. Installing SMM Application on DPS.
    1. Set up DPS.
      • Install or upgrade to DPS 1.2.0.
      • Configure DPS.
    2. Install the SMM application.
  3. Prepare your cluster for use with SMM.
    1. Install or upgrade to Ambari 2.7.0.
    2. Install or upgrade to HDF 3.2.0 or HDP 3.0.0.
    3. Set up security on your cluster.
      • (Required) Set up Ambari with AD authentication.
      • (Required) Configure Knox SSO topology.
      • (Recommended) Install Ranger and set up permissions.
      • (Recommended) Set up Kerberos for your cluster.
    4. Install the SMM REST Agent.
      • Install a database for SMM.
      • Get the DPS Knox Cert key.
      • Download and install the SMM management pack.
      • Update base URLs.
      • Add the REST Server as an Ambari Service.
      • Configure TLS for SMM.
  4. Integrate your cluster and DPS.
    1. Assign SMM users the Kafka DevOps role.
    2. Generate and upload your TLS public key.
    3. Set up Knox SSO for DPS.
    4. Add the HDP or HDF cluster and register it with DPS.
    5. Enable SMM Service for your target cluster.