Installing the DataStax Enterprise Tarball on SUSE Enterprise
DataStax provides a binary tarball distribution for installing on SUSE Linux. For a complete list of supported platforms, see DataStax Enterprise Supported Platforms.
Before installing DataStax Enterprise make sure you have met the following prerequisites:
- The latest version of Oracle Java SE Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 is installed. Java 7 is not recommended. See Installing the JRE on SUSE Systems.
- Java Native Access (JNA) is required for production installations. See Installing JNA.
- Your DataStax username and password (provided in your DataStax registration confirmation email). If you do not have a DataStax username and password, register before attempting to download the software.
Also see Recommended Settings for Production Installations.