Adding the HBase App to an Existing Hadoop Instance

You can add the HBase App to an existing Hadoop instance from the CommCell Console.


  1. From the CommCell Console, expand Client Computers > pseudoclient > Big Data Apps.
  2. Right-click the instance to which you want to add the HBase App, and then click Properties.

    The Instance Properties dialog box appears.

  3. On the Hadoop Apps tab, click Add.
  4. Click HBase.

    The Configure Hadoop Apps dialog box appears.

  5. Configure the HBase App properties:
    1. From the HBase Node list, select the HBase node.
    2. If a non-root user account is used to manage the Hadoop cluster, in the HBase User box, type the HBase user name.
    3. In the HBase Configuration File box, type the path to the HBase configuration file.

      For example, type /etc/hbase/conf.

    4. In the Java Path box, enter the path to the JVM library (libjvm.so).

      For example, enter /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-

    5. In the Backup Root box, type the HBase backup root path.

      For example, type /hbase_bkuproot.

    6. In the Authentication Settings area, click Configure.

      The Authentication Settings dialog box appears.

    7. Enter the following information:
      1. In the User Name box, type the HBase username.
      2. In the Password box, type the password for the HBase username.
      3. In the Confirm Password box, re-type the password for the HBase username.
  6. Click OK.

Last modified: 2/15/2019 12:06:23 PM