Installing and Configuring Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu

This topic describes how to install and configure Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu.

Prerequisites

To complete this procedure, you need:

  • An Amazon S3 bucket for Apache Cassandra backups
  • AWS API credentials to read/write files to the Amazon S3 bucket

Install and Configure Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu

Complete the following steps to download, install, and configure the Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu tile.

  1. Download the product file from Pivotal Network.

  2. Navigate to the Ops Manager Installation Dashboard and click Import a Product to upload the product file.

  3. Under the Import a Product button, click + next to the version number of Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu. This adds the tile to your staging area.

  4. Click the newly added Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu tile.

  5. From the Settings tab, click Cassandra Snapshots Configuration.

  6. Configure the fields as follows:

    FieldInstructions
    AWS Access Key Enter the access key for the Amazon S3 bucket for backups.
    AWS Access Secret Enter the secret access key for the Amazon S3 bucket.
    Amazon S3 Bucket Name Enter the name of the Amazon S3 bucket.
    AWS S3 Region Select the region where the Amazon S3 bucket was created.

    Backup settings

  7. Click Save.

  8. Return to the Ops Manager Installation Dashboard and click Apply Changes to install the Altoros Cassandra for VMware Tanzu tile.