You can add resource pools to vFabric Data Director for Hadoop to make them available for use by Hadoop clusters.

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

1

Log into the Data Director for Hadoop Web console.

2

Expand Resources and click Resource Pools.

3

Click the plus (+) icon.

4

Type a name for the resource pool to add to the management server.

5

Type the name of the vSphere resource pool in which to deploy the Hadoop cluster.

The vSphere resource pool must be located directly under a vSphere cluster.

6

Click OK.

The resource pool is added to the management server to use when you create clusters.