Production Installation These topics provide procedures for installing CDP Private Cloud Base in a production environment. Related informationCDP Private Cloud Base Installation GuideBefore You InstallBefore you begin a production installation of Cloudera Manager, Cloudera Runtime, and other managed services, review the Cloudera Data Platform 7 Requirements and Supported Versions, in addition to the Cloudera Data Platform Release Notes.Production Installation: Installing Cloudera Manager, Cloudera Runtime, and Managed ServicesThis procedure is recommended for installing Cloudera Manager and Cloudera Runtime for production environments. For a non-production trial install see Installing the CDP Private Cloud Base Trial.Step 1: Configure a Repository for Cloudera ManagerCloudera Manager is installed using package management tools such as yum for RHEL compatible systems. These tools depend on access to repositories to install software. Cloudera maintains Internet-accessible repositories for Runtime and Cloudera Manager installation files. Step 2: Install Java Development KitCDP Private Cloud Base requires a JDK installed on all hosts., you can either install OpenJDK or a Oracle JDK directly from Oracle. Step 3: Install Cloudera Manager ServerIn this step you install the Cloudera Manager packages on the Cloudera Manager Server host, and optionally enable auto-TLS.Step 4. Install and Configure DatabasesCloudera Manager uses various databases and datastores to store information about the Cloudera Manager configuration, as well as information such as the health of the system, or task progress.Step 5: Set up the Cloudera Manager DatabaseCloudera Manager Server includes a script that can create and configure a database for itself. Step 6: Install Runtime and Other SoftwareAfter you set up the Cloudera Manager database, start Cloudera Manager Server and log in to the Cloudera Manager Admin Console. Then proceed through the installation wizard.Step 7: Set Up a Cluster Using the WizardAfter you complete the Add Cluster - Installation wizard, the Add Cluster - Configuration wizard automatically starts. The following sections guide you through each page of the wizard.Additional Steps for Apache RangerThe Ranger plugins for HDFS and Solr may not be enabled by default. Ranger plugins enable Cloudera Manager stack components – such as HDFS and Solr – to connect to Ranger and access its authorization and audit services. Verify that the HDFS and Solr plugins are enabled after you install and start the Ranger service.Installing Apache Knox This document provides instructions on how to install Apache Knox using the CDP Private Cloud Base installation process. Installing Cloudera Navigator Key Trustee ServerYou can install Navigator Key Trustee Server using Cloudera Manager with parcels. Command line package installs are not supported. Installing Cloudera Navigator Key HSMCloudera Navigator Key HSM is a universal hardware security module (HSM) driver that translates between the target HSM platform and Cloudera Navigator Key Trustee Server. Navigator Key HSM allows you to use a Key Trustee Server to securely store and retrieve encryption keys and other secure objects, without being limited solely to a hardware-based platform.Installing Ranger KMS with Key Trustee ServerUse these steps to install Ranger KMS with Key Trustee Server as the backing key store. Installing Ranger KMSUse these steps to install Ranger KMS with its associated keystore database.