Developer Image for Apache Metron on Virtualbox

This image is a fully functional Metron installation that has been pre-loaded with Ambari, HDP and Metron.

Getting Started


As with the Singlenode Full Image, the computer used to deploy Apache Metron will need to have the following components installed.

Ensure vagrant hostmanager is installed

To check and make sure you have the plugin installed execute the following:

 vagrant plugin list

If you have it installed you should see the following listed in the output:

  vagrant-hostmanager (1.8.1)

If it is not installed, you can install it with the following command:

  vagrant plugin install vagrant-hostmanager

Launch the Metron Development Image

Start the image with the following commands:

  cd metron-deployment/vagrant/codelab-platform

Work with Metron

As you build out new capabilities for Metron, you will need to re-deploy the Storm topologies. To do so, first HALT the running Storm topologies and then run:


Remember Navigate to the following resources to explore your newly minted Apache Metron environment.

Connecting to the host through SSH is as simple as running the following command.

   vagrant ssh