Security requirements for Cloudera Data Warehouse Private Cloud

This topic describes security requirements needed to install and run Cloudera Data Warehouse (CDW) Private Cloud service on Red Hat OpenShift clusters.

Required OpenShift cluster permissions

The CDW service requires the "cluster-admin" role on the OpenShift cluster in order to install correctly. The "cluster-admin" role enables namespace creation and the use of the OpenShift Local Storage Operator for local storage.

Hue security requirements

In CDW Private Cloud version 1.0, Hue requires that you use secured Active Directory LDAP (LDAPS). If OpenLDAP is used, the Hue UI does not launch.

CDP Private Cloud LDAP certificate requirement

A certificate authority (CA) certificate for secure LDAP must be uploaded to the Administration page of Management Console to run CDW Private Cloud service: