User Administration

Fire allows you to create and manage

  • Users
  • Groups
  • Roles

These are accessible under the Administration Menu.

Users

  • Fire allows you to create and edit users
  • Users belong to groups and have roles
  • A user can be a designated as a superuser
  • The user should exist on HDFS (when running against a Hadoop Cluster). Fire can run independent of a Hadoop Cluster.

Groups

  • Fire allows you to create and edit groups
  • Groups allow users to share Datasets, Workflows and Dashboards with other groups

Roles

  • Fire allows you to create and edit roles.
  • A role has various permissions associated with it.

Permissions

Fire has the following permissions defined.

User Permissions