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Setting up the Cloud Pak for Data web client

After you install Cloud Pak for Data, you can configure the web client to add users and set up email notifications.

Before you begin

You will need the web client URL provided by the Cloud Pak for Data installation.

Tip: The web client URL is an OpenShift® route, which can be viewed by your cluster administrator by entering the oc get routes command. See Temporarily disabling the route to the platform for details on manually disabling or creating one.


To configure the Cloud Pak for Data web client:

  1. Sign in to the Cloud Pak for Data web client as the default administrator. The default user name is admin, and the default password is password.
  2. Change the password for the admin user:
    1. From the menu, click Administer > User management.
    2. On the Users page, select the admin user and select Edit user from the actions menu.
    3. Change the password and specify an email address.

What to do next

It is strongly recommended that you complete the following tasks before you give users access to the web client: