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Archway is an open-source self-service tool to give your users access to the data they need, when they need it.

Easily Create and Manage Your Workspaces

Archway provides an intuitive user interface for your users to create and manage workspaces while enabling users with example code and a simplified view of the cluster. Archway plugs in to your Cloudera CDH cluster to:

Automatically provision and deprovision resources.

Manage and track resources centrally. Always know who has access to which data.

Easily manage limited resources by setting up resource queues and disk quotas automatically

Archway User Reviews

In order to move our business from siloed data-systems and single solutions to a modern data-analytics platform of the future, we needed to be able to provision environments with built-in approvals and governance quickly and easily. Archway did just that; seamlessly giving our business users the experience and power they have always desired.
Andres Bustos
Shell Oil Company
Archway is an awesome Self-service tool which provisions Hive databases with standard roles and manages access with few clicks and zero commands. The tool is intuitive and any individual without any Hadoop knowledge can start creating databases with ease. Integrates seamlessly with corporateā€™s Active Directory. Has built-in approval workflow and automatically provisions databases after the approvals. This tool will greatly help any organization and especially larger organizations.
Venu Kukkadapu
Shell Oil Company

Archway accelerates and simplifies the management of Big Data workspaces for users and groups, including:

  • Self-service provisioning for users and groups with just a few clicks. Includes YARN, HDFS, Kafka, Impala, Active Directory, Governance, and Resource Management needs.
  • Built-in approval workflows for IT and governance teams.
  • Automates allocation of resource pools and storage quotas, helps to ensure multi-tenant performance.
  • Information architecture templates ensure data is organized to support data sharing, governance, and security requirements.

Archway integrations


Manage resource allocation

Cloudera Navigator

Index metadata in your workspaces


Quickly get up and running with Hive and Impala out of the gate


Automatically apply role based access control across all parts of your workspaces


Quickly create and manage access to Kafka topics and consumer groups

Active Directory

Plug directly into Active directory to streamline complex approval processes.

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