Installing Hortonworks SmartSense Tool (HST) on a
Hortonworks Data Platform
cluster involves meeting minimum system requirements,
installing SmartSense, and choosing how bundles will be uploaded to Hortonworks. SmartSense system requirements To run SmartSense, your system must meet the following requirements. Installing SmartSense Installing SmartSense involves reviewing HST server placement, reviewing activity analyzer placement, and adding SmartSense service in Ambari. If using Ambari 2.4.x, you must download and install SmartSense binary before performing these steps. Installing SmartSense gateway If your HST server host does not have outbound internet access, you can connect it to a single SmartSense gateway that does. A single gateway can support multiple internal HST server deployments, uploading all of their bundles to Hortonworks for support as well as proactive analysis.