Installing Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment Bundle) Release V4.12 for New CDH Installations with OL7 Base Image
(Doc ID 2414811.1)
Last updated on MARCH 14, 2019
Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.12.0 to 4.12.0 [Release 4.10] Linux x86-64
This document provides instructions on how to install Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment Bundle) Release 4.12.
BDA 4.12 can only be install on top of the BDA v4.10.0 Oracle Linux 7 base image. Installs on top of the BDA v4.10.0 Oracle Linux 6 base image are not supported. To reimage to the BDA v4.10.0 Oracle Linux 7 base image see: Oracle Big Data Appliance Base Image Version 4.10.0 for New Installations or Reprovisioning Existing Installations on Oracle Linux 7 (Doc ID 2416137.1).
Mammoth is a command-line utility for installing and configuring the Oracle Big Data Appliance software. Using Mammoth, you can:
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.
Create multiple clusters on a Oracle Big Data Appliance rack.
Extend a cluster to new servers.
Update a cluster with new software.
Deploy Auto Service Request during or after the initial software installation.
Setup Kerberos Security.
Download Patch 28168251 from My Oracle Support and copy it to the first node on the BDA cluster.