Getting started as a user

Refer to this section if you are a non-admin CDP user who is trying to get started in CDP.

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Accessing CDP for the first time

Access the CDP web interface at https://console.cdp.cloudera.com and log in by using your corporate credentials or other credentials that you received from your CDP administrator.

Setting FreeIPA password

If you are planning to access certain resources such as:
  • Access clusters via SSH
  • Connect to clusters via JDBC or ODBC
  • Access Data Analytics Studio (DAS)
  • Access Machine Learning workspaces

you must access these by using your FreeIPA password. Initially, you must set your FreeIPA password, and then you need to reset it each time a new environment is shared with you. For more information about when and how to set and reset your FreeIPA password, refer to Accessing non-SSO interfaces using IPA credentials.

Checking your workload user name

If you are planning to access certain resources such as:
  • Access clusters via SSH
  • Connect to clusters via JDBC or ODBC
  • Access Data Analytics Studio (DAS)
  • Access Machine Learning workspaces

you must access these by using your workload user name. To check your workload user name, navigate to the Management Console > User Management > Users, find your user and check your Workload User Name.

Accessing resources

Your CDP administrator decided which CDP resources are available to you. You can access these resources from the CDP web interface. For more information, refer to the following documentation: