Creating a Machine User
Learn how to create a Machine User with the proper roles for the DataFlow Catalog and generate credentials.
- Log in to the CDP Public Cloud web interface.
- Navigate to to create a Machine User that will be used by NiFi to interact with the DataFlow Catalog.
Select Create Machine User from the
Actions menu on the Users
Give the user a meaningful name and give it the proper roles:
- It gives read-only access to the DataFlow Catalog. This is enough if you just want to check out existing flows from the Catalog.
- It gives read-write access to the DataFlow Catalog. This would allow you to version and control flows from NiFi into the Catalog, and to check out existing flows from the Catalog.
Go to the Access Keys tab and generate credentials for