SLES 12 - Upgrading Hortonworks Data Platform on the Teradata Appliance for Hadoop or Hadoop on IntelliBase 2 - Hortonworks Data Platform

Hortonworks Data Platform for Teradata® Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guidefor Customers

prodname
Hortonworks Data Platform
vrm_release
2.6.4
2.6.5
SLES 12
created_date
November 2019
category
Configuration
Installation
featnum
B035-6098-028K
SLES 12 is required for HDP 2.6.1 and later.

Contact your Customer Services Representative, or follow the instructions below before upgrading Hortonworks Data Platform on the Teradata® Appliance for Hadoop or Hadoop on Teradata® IntelliBase® 2.

Important:
Before upgrading to HDP 2.6.0 or later, review Service Bulletin SB 925 for critical considerations regarding data in-place upgrades to SLES 12 SP2.
  1. Go to https://access.teradata.com and log in.
  2. Search for SB 925.
  3. Scroll to find SB 925 and select the link to read the bulletin.

Verifying python-argparse Installation

Follow the instructions in SB 907 to verify that the python-argparse package is installed.
  1. Go to https://access.teradata.com and log in.
  2. Search for SB 907.
  3. Scroll to find SB 907 and select the link to read the bulletin.

Service Bulletin ID: SB 871

Before following the instructions from Hortonworks, you must perform the procedures in Service Bulletin ID: SB 871.
  1. Go to https://access.teradata.com and log in.
  2. Search for SB 871.
  3. Scroll to find SB 871 and select the link to read the bulletin.
After following the instructions in SB 871, follow the instructions on the Hortonworks website:
  1. Go to http://docs.hortonworks.com.
  2. Select the latest version of Ambari.
  3. Select Ambari Upgrade Guide.

Configuring Grafana Dashboards

Grafana requires at least one data source to be defined by name and a case-sensitive URL. Since Ambari registers all hosts with lowercase hostnames, Grafana may display no data and a warning message. Follow the procedure in Service Bulletin ID: SB 889 to resolve the issue.
  1. Go to https://access.teradata.com and log in.
  2. Search for SB 889.
  3. Scroll to SB 889 and select the link to read the bulletin.