Activating private AKS in CDW

You see how to activate a CDP environment in CDW, learn how to configure the enviromental options.

Activating an environment with the CDW service sets up the Kubernetes cluster, which provides the compute resources for the Database Catalog. In addition, activating an environment enables the CDW service to use the existing Data Lake that was set up for the environment, including all data, metadata, and security policies.
If there is a private DNS zone ( already linked to the CDW VNET, you must remove it before environment activation.
  1. In Cloudera Data Warehouse, in Overview, click Moreā€¦ to expand Environments.
  2. Locate the environment to activate, and click .
  3. In Activation Settings, optionally check Enable Azure Availability Zones, and choose a subnet from the dropdown.
  4. Check Enable AKS Internal Load Balancer to make endpoint access private.
    You must select this option to access Hue, DAS, and JDBC endpoints.
  5. Optionally, check Enable Azure Log Analytics, and then select the workspace from the adjacent dropdown.
  6. Check Enable Azure Priv AKS to create a private AKS cluster with UDR support, and in Whitelist IP CIDRs, enter
  7. Optionally, check Use Overlay Network if IP address exhaustion is a concern for your deployment.
  8. Optionally, specify a custom cluster ID for your environment and resources.
  9. Click Activate.