HDF / HDP target cluster service requirements
These are the component services required for your SMM REST Server Agent target cluster.
|SMM Rest Server Agent||Provides REST endpoints that power the SMM DP Platform Application to manage and monitor.||Installed using a separate Ambari Management Pack.|
|Apache Kafka||The Kafka cluster that you are managing with SMM.||Installed using HDF or HDP.|
|Apache ZooKeeper||ZooKeeper contains information about Kafka metadata.|
|Knox||Provides SSO services from the DP Platform Application in DP Platform, to the SMM REST Server on the HDP/HDF cluster. The logged in user in DP Platform using Knox SSO connects to SMM REST Services.||Installed using HDP or HDF.|
|AMS||Ambari Metrics Server is a time Series and Graph database built on top of HBase. It houses all the time series Kafka Metrics that power SMM.||Installed using HDP or HDF.|
|AD/LDAP||Identity Provider Store that houses user and group information for users that access the system. DataPlane and HDP/HDF must use the same LDAP instance.|