Using CDP to register RAZ-enabled Azure environment

Once you’ve met the Azure cloud provider requirements, register your Azure environment in CDP.

This assumes that you have already fulfilled the environment prerequisites described in Azure requirements.

Required role: EnvironmentCreator

  1. Log in to the CDP web interface.
  2. Navigate to the Management Console > Environments > Register environment page.
  3. On the Register Environment page, provide the following information:
    1. Enter an Environment Name.
    2. Select a provisioning credential.
  4. Click Next.
  5. On the Data Access and Data Lake Scaling page, provide the following information:
    1. Enter a Data Lake Cluster Name.
    2. Make sure to select Runtime 7.2.11 or a higher version from the Data Lake version drop-down menu.
    3. In the Data Access and Audit section, provide your data storage location and managed identities created for minimal setup for cloud storage.
    4. In the Fine-grained access control on ADLS Gen2 section, click on the toggle button to enable Ranger authorization for ADLS Gen2 and select the managed identity created for RAZ.
      The following image shows the Fine-grained access control on ADLS Gen2 section where you can enable the Ranger authorization for ADLS and choose an Azure managed identity for Ranger authorizer:
      The image shows the fine-grained access control on ADLS Gen2 dialog box where you can enable the Ranger authorization for Azure and choose an Azure managed identity for Ranger authorizer.
  6. Click Next.
  7. On the Region, Networking and Security page, provide the following information:
    1. Select the region.
    2. Select an existing resource group. Creating new resource groups is not supported.
    3. Select the network, security groups, and provide an SSH key. If required, add tags.
  8. Click Next.
  9. On the Storage page, provide your logs storage location and managed identities created for minimal setup for cloud storage.
  10. Click Register Environment to trigger environment registration.