Amazon EMR
Amazon EMR Release Guide

Creating a Cluster with HBase Using the Console

The following procedure creates a cluster with HBase installed. For more information about launching clusters with the console, see Step 3: Launch an Amazon EMR Cluster in the Amazon EMR Management Guide.

To launch a cluster with HBase installed using the console

  1. Open the Amazon EMR console at

  2. Choose Create cluster and Go to advanced options.

  3. For Software Configuration, choose Amazon Release Version emr-5.6.0 or later. Choose HBase and other applications as desired.

  4. Under HBase Storage Settings, for Storage mode, select HDFS or Amazon S3. For more information, see Amazon S3 Storage Mode for HBase.

  5. Select other options as necessary and then choose Create cluster.