Connect to EMR Master Node - Teaching Big Data Skills with Amazon EMR

Connect to EMR Master Node

  1. In the AWS Management Console, search for and choose EMR.

  2. In the EMR dashboard, choose Clusters.

    Figure 13: List of EMR clusters

  3. Choose the EMR cluster corresponding to your student login (e.g. student01).

  4. On the Summary tab, next to Master public DNS, choose SSH.

    Figure 14: Cluster summary

  5. Choose the appropriate tab for your operating system and follow the instructions to connect to the master node.

    Figure 15: SSH instructions for Mac/Linux

    Once you have successfully connected to the EMR master node, EMR appears on the console screen.

The example student EMR cluster is now deployed. Students can now use these resources for their coursework.