HPCC cfnCluster Setup.

This will show how to use your HPCC account to configure cfnCluster; allowing you to create and control your own clusters.

1. Login to the HPCC Cluster

ssh -X username@biocluster.ucr.edu

From Windows

Please refer to the login instructions of our Linux Basics manual.

2. Run hpcc_cloud configure

hpcc_cloud configure
  • Cluster Template
    • Just hit enter to choose the default template
  • AWS Access Key ID
    • YOUR-aws_access_key_id (found in your credentials file)
  • AWS Secret Access Key ID
    • YOUR-aws_secret_access_key (found in your credentials file)
  • AWS Region ID
    • us-west-1
  • VPC Name
    • Just hit enter to choose the default public
  • Key Name
    • Choose your Key Name from the list
  • VPC ID
    • Choose any of the available options
  • Master Subnet ID
    • Choose any of the available options
  • IAM User Name
    • Choose your IAM User Name from the list

3. Setup complete

Now that your config file is setup correctly. You can begin to create and interact with your own cluster (described in the Cluster Control and Operation section Link)

Setup Walk Through