This is the documentation for Cloudera Manager 4.8.5.
Documentation for other versions is available at Cloudera Documentation.

Cloudera Manager Guides

The following guides are included in the Cloudera Manager documentation set:

Guide

Description

Cloudera Manager Release Notes

These release notes provide information on the new features and known issues and limitations for Cloudera Manager.
Cloudera Manager Introduction

This guide provides a comprehensive introduction to Cloudera Manager.

Cloudera Manager Installation Guide

This guide explains how to install Cloudera Manager and CDH. Cloudera Manager 4 supports managing CDH3 and CDH4.

Managing Clusters with Cloudera Manager

This guide is for Apache Hadoop developers and system administrators who want to use the Cloudera Manager Admin Console to change CDH configuration settings, add new services, add new clusters, add hosts to existing clusters, upgrade your CDH or component versions, configure High Availability, and other similar functions.

Cloudera Manager Monitoring and Diagnostics Guide

This guide is for Apache Hadoop developers and system administrators who want to use Cloudera Manager to monitor and diagnose their CDH installation. You can use the Cloudera Manager Admin Console to monitor cluster usage, activities, and health, and view status and logs to troubleshoot problems.

Cloudera Manager Metrics

This guide provides information on metrics supported by Cloudera Manager.

Cloudera Manager Administration Guide

This guide is for system administrators who need to manage a Cloudera Manager server installation. This guide covers adding and managing Cloudera Manager users, adding or upgrading licenses, configuring TLS security, configuring the Alert Publisher, and other similar features.

Cloudera Backup and Disaster Recovery

This guide describes Cloudera Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR), a separately-licensed Cloudera product that provides an integrated, easy-to-use management solution for enabling data protection in the Hadoop platform.

Configuring Hadoop Security with Cloudera Manager

This guide describes how to use Cloudera Manager to automate many of the manual tasks of implementing Kerberos security on your CDH cluster.