Hortonworks Cloud (Hortonworks Connected Data cloud) is
system for launching and managing a data lake on AWS. You can easily launch HDP clusters for
analyzing and processing data. With Apache Hadoop. Use this document as
supplement guide to existing official guide by Hortonworks. The doc will guide
you in running HDP platform in your AWS environment.
Before you launch hortonworks cloud controller make sure
Hortonworks cloud supported in following regions for now.
Us-east-1, us-west-2, eu-central-1, eu-west-1 and
Cloud Controller is the primary component of hortonworks
cloud. Cloud controller manages one or
more HDP clusters on AWS. It runs on EC2
instance and used for launching and managing cluster. The master and worker
nodes runs on multiple EC2 instances. Different cluster type templates are
provided to accelerate the HDP platform setup on AWS. Currently two HDP
versions are available.
HDP 2.5 (Technical Preview).
During cluster creation you can select the HDP version and
The screenshots in this section covers the detail setup and
configuration after launching the cloud controller to create the AWS resources.
You can launch the cloud controller at