Register a CDP Private Cloud environment

After you have set up the CDP Private Cloud requirements, you can register the environment.

Before you begin

This assumes that you have already fulfilled the environment prerequisites.

  1. Log in to CDP Private Cloud.
  2. On the CDP Private Cloud Management Console, click Environments, then click Register Environment:
  3. On the Register Environment page, provide the following information:


    Environments in CDP Private Cloud provide shared data, security, and governance (metadata) for your machine learning and data warehouse applications.

    Property Description
    Environment Name Enter a name for your environment. This name will be used to refer to this environment in CDP.

    Compute Cluster Resources

    To run workloads, you must specify a Kubeconfig file to register a Kubernetes cluster with CDP Private Cloud.

    Property Description
    Kubernetes Configurations Click Upload Files, then select a Kubeconfig file to enable CDP to access a Kubernetes cluster.
    Domain The default domain suffix for workload applications.

    Data Lake

    A Data Lake refers to the shared security and governance services in a CDP Data Center cluster linked to a CDP Private Cloud environment, and managed by Cloudera Manager. To register an environment, CDP Private Cloud needs to access Cloudera Manager and its Data Lake services.

    Parameter Description
    Cloudera Manager URL The Cloudera Manager URL.
    Cloudera Manager Admin Username The Cloudera Manager administrator user name.
    Cloudera Manager Admin Password The Cloudera Manager administrator password.
  4. Under Data Lake, click Connect.

    When CDP Private Cloud has successfully connected to Cloudera Manager, a confirmation message appears, along with the Data Lake cluster services.

  5. Click Register.

    The environment page appears. The new environment is also listed on the Environments page.