Overview

Installing StreamSets Control Hub includes the following high-level tasks:
  • Reviewing the requirements

    Review the installation requirements before beginning the installation.

  • Creating the databases

    Install the required database software and then create the required databases.

  • Installing Control Hub

    Install Control Hub, launch and log into the Control Hub instance, and then create organizations.

  • Enabling LDAP authentication

    After you log into Control Hub to verify that the installation succeeded, you can optionally enable Control Hub to use Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) authentication.

  • Enabling HTTPS

    After you log into Control Hub to verify that the installation succeeded, secure communications to the Control Hub UI and API by enabling both Control Hub and the separate Admin tool to use the HTTPS protocol. StreamSets recommends using HTTPS in a production environment.

  • Enabling Data Protector

    After you log into Control Hub to verify that the installation succeeded, enable Data Protector if you've purchased Data Protector. Data Protector is available with a paid subscription. For details, contact us.

  • Setting up a highly available environment

    For a highly available production environment, set up a load balancer and install Control Hub on multiple machines.

    You can run a single Control Hub instance in a development environment. If you are setting up a development environment, you can skip this section.