Creating an environment configured with FreeIPA HA
Enable high-availability FreeIPA when you register an environment. The CDP CLI provides
environment creation commands that include an option for setting multiple FreeIPA instances,
which triggers the system to set up the identity management cluster.
FreeIPA HA cannot be added to an existing environment, it just be configured during
Enabling FreeIPA HA via UI
During environment registration, enable FreeIPA HA from Region, Network, Security and Storage > Enable FreeIPA HA.
Enabling FreeIPA HA via CLI
To create an environment with FreeIPA HA via CLI:
Run the CDP CLI command to create an environment and include an additional parameter
in the JSON-formatted command input:
<n> with the number of instances of FreeIPA you want. The
maximum number of instances is 3. Choose 2 or 3 based on the level of redundancy you
The create environment JSON input would look similar to the following
example (line breaks added for readability). Ths example registers an environment with
two instances of FreeIPA:
After successfully registering the environment, continue to create the Data Lake as
described in the cloud-provider specific instructions.