Installing MapR-XD

Describes how to install MapR-XD software using the manual installation steps.

The steps for installing MapR-XD are the same as the steps for installing MapR software, with some exceptions noted below. For more information about MapR-XD, see MapR-XD.

Note: Installing MapR-XD using the web-based MapR Installer is not currently supported.

To install MapR-XD, use these steps:

  1. Plan the cluster, and prepare each node using the information in Installing MapR.
  2. Use the manual installation steps described in Installing without the MapR Installer to install the MapR 5.2.1 or later packages. Note these considerations for some steps:
    • In Step 3, install these MapR 5.2.1 installation packages at a minimum:
      • mapr-core
      • mapr-fileserver
      • mapr-cldb
      • mapr-nfs
      • mapr-webserver
      • mapr-zookeeper
      For information about 5.2.1 packages and dependencies, see Packages and Dependencies for MapR 5.2.1.
    • In Step 7, apply the MapR-XD license.
    • In Step 8, follow the steps to set up the MEP repository, which will be used for monitoring. You do not need to install any ecosystem components.
    • In Step 9, complete the steps to install MapR Monitoring.
  3. After successfully installing the cluster, configure the cluster and set up clients using this information: