2.6 - Upgrading Hortonworks Data Platform on the Teradata Appliance for Hadoop - Hortonworks Data Platform

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

Product
Hortonworks Data Platform
Release Number
2.6
Release Date
July 2017
Content Type
Configuration
Installation
Publication ID
B035-6036-077K
Language
English (United States)

Contact your Customer Services Representative, or follow the instructions below before upgrading Hortonworks Data Platform.

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.
  2. Select TAYS PORTAL.
  3. Under Knowledge Search, search for SB 925.
  4. Select the SB 925 - KAC145542 link.

Verifying python-argparse Installation

Follow these instructions to verify that the python-argparse package is installed.
  1. Go to https://access.teradata.com.
  2. Click TAYS PORTAL at the top of the screen.
  3. Under Knowledge Search, search for SB 907.
  4. Select the SB 907 – KAC1451D6 link.

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.
  2. Click TAYS PORTAL at the top of the screen.
  3. Under Knowledge Search, search for SB 871.
  4. Select the SB 871 – KAC140D5A link.
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.
  2. Click TAYS PORTAL at the top of the screen.
  3. Under Knowledge Search, search for SB 889.
  4. Select the SB 889 – KAC142E6E link.