Create your cluster

Provides information about creating a Streams Messaging cluster in Data Hub.

Once you have met the prerequisites, you are ready to create your Streams Messaging cluster using a default cluster definition.

  1. Log into the CDP web interface.
  2. Navigate to Management Console > Environments, and select the environment where you would like to create a cluster.
  3. Click Create Data Hub.
    The following page is displayed:
  4. Select Cluster Definition.
  5. Select the appropriate streams messaging cluster definition from the Cluster Definition dropdown depending on your operational objectives.

    There are two definition options available:

    • Streams Messaging Heavy Duty for AWS

    • Streams Messaging Light Duty for AWS

    • Streams Messaging Heavy Duty for Azure

    • Streams Messaging Light Duty for Azure

    For more information on templates, see Planning your Streams Messaging deployment.

    The list of services is automatically shown below the selected cluster definition name.

  6. Give the cluster a name and add any tags you might need.
    You can define tags that will be applied to your cluster-related resources on your cloud provider account. For more information about tags, see Tags.
  7. Optionally, use the Configure Advanced Options section to customize the infrastructure settings.
  8. Click Provision Cluster.
You will be redirected to the Data Hub cluster dashboard, and a new tile representing your cluster will appear at the top of the page.