Troubleshooting Cloudbreak
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Flex subscription

You can optionally use your existing Hortonworks flex support subscription(s) to cover the Cloudbreak node and clusters managed by it.


You must have an existing SmartSense ID and a Flex subscription. For general information about the Hortonworks Flex Support Subscription, visit the Hortonworks Support page at

The general steps are:

  1. Configure Smart Sense in your Profile file.
  2. Register your Flex subscription in the Cloudbreak web UI. You can register and manage multiple Flex subscriptions.
  3. When creating a cluster, in the General Configuration > Flex Subscription, select the Flex subscription that you want to use for the cluster.
  4. Use the Flex subscription to cover your Cloudbreak instance.