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Installing Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment Bundle) Release V4.0 for New CDH Installations with OL6 Base Image (Doc ID 1926423.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2021

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.0 and later
Linux x86-64


This document provides instructions on how to install Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment  Bundle) Release 4.0.

Mammoth is a command-line utility for installing and configuring the Oracle Big Data Appliance software. Using Mammoth, you can:

  1.     Create a cluster on one or more racks. Note for multiple rack clusters install the cluster on multiple racks using one cluster_name-config.json file.
  2.     Create multiple clusters on a Oracle Big Data Appliance rack.
  3.     Extend a cluster to new servers.
  4.     Update a cluster with new software.
  5.     Deploy Auto Service Request during or after the initial software installation.
  6.     Deploy the Oracle Enterprise Manager system monitoring plug-in for Oracle Big Data Appliance during or after the initial software installation.
  7.     Setup Kerberos Security.

Please download Patch 19590684 from My Oracle Support and copy it to a BDA server.


ORACLE BIG DATA APPLIANCE MAMMOTH DEPLOYMENT BUNDLE V4.0.0 FOR ORACLE LINUX 6 4.0 Linux x86-64 (American English) General Big Data Appliance Integrated Software   Wednesday 7.3 GB Firmware


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In this Document

 Known Issues with V4.0 Patch 19590684
 Installing the Software on a New Rack
 Files in the Mammoth Patch
 Preinstall Instructions
 Install Instructions
 Installing the Software on a Single or Primary Rack
 Mammoth Output When Configuring Disk  Encryption
 Mammoth Output When Configuring Kerberos Authentication and Network Encryption
 Mammoth Output When Configuring EM Agents
 What If an Error Occurs During the Installation?
 Post Installation Validation
 About Software Version Differences
 Software Installed in Release 4.0.0
 Mammoth software:  
 Environment Variables
 Known Issues with 4.0.0 Release

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