Providing Authorization with Apache Ranger
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Configure a Resource-based Service: NiFi Registry

How to add a NiFi Registry service.

  1. On the Service Manager page, click the Add icon () next to NiFi Registry.
    The Create Service page appears.
    Ranger > Create Service page.
  2. Enter the following information on the Create Service page:
    Table 1. Service Details

    Field name


    Service Name

    The name of the service; required when configuring agents.


    A description of the service.

    Active Status

    Enabled or Disabled.

    Select Tag Service Select a tag-based service to apply the service and its tag-based policies to NiFi.
    Table 2. Configuration Properties

    Field name


    NiFi Registry URL

    The complete NiFi Registry URL

    Authentication Type None or SSL
    Keystore Type The keystore type (JKS or PKCS12).
    Keystore Password The keystore password.
    Truststore The truststore to use when Ranger makes an https connection to the NiFi Registry. This truststore contains the public key of the certificate authority that signed the NiFi server certificates.
    Truststore Type The truststore type (JKS or PKCS12).
    Truststore Password The truststore password.
    Keystore The keystore to use when Ranger makes an https connection to the NiFi Registry. This keystore contains the certificate that represents the Ranger server.

    Add New Configurations

    Add any other new configuration(s).

  3. Click Test Connection.
  4. Click Add.