You add networks to vFabric Data Director for Hadoop to make the IP addresses contained by that network available to Hadoop clusters.

Deploy Data Director for Hadoop and log in to the Data Director for Hadoop Web Console.

1

Expand Resources and click Networks.

2

Click the plus (+) icon.

3

Type a name for the network resource.

4

Type the name of the port group in vSphere that you want to add.

5

Select DCHP, or specify IP address information.

6

Click OK.

The IP addresses of the network are available to Hadoop clusters.