Choosing Default Engine

This topic describes how to choose a default engine for creating projects.

Required Role: MLAdmin

Make sure you are assigned the MLAdmin role in CDP. Only users with the MLAdmin role will be logged into ML workspaces with Site Administrator privileges.

Engines contain the machinery necessary to run sessions using all four interpreter options that CML currently supports (Python 2, Python 3, R and Scala) and other support utilities (C and Fortran compilers, LaTeX, etc.).

  1. Log in to the CDP web interface.
  2. Click ML Workspaces, then open the Workspace for which you want to set Default Engine.
  3. Click Admin > Runtime/Engine.
  4. Choose the Default Engine you would like to use as the default for all newly created projects in this workspace.
  5. Modify the remaining information on the page: