Creating SSL certificates, keystores, and truststores

Guidelines for creating and configuring SSL dependencies.

Before configuring SSL for DataStax Enterprise (DSE) services, you must create SSL certificates, keystores, and truststores. DSE supports both remote keystore SSL providers and local keystore files.

Complete the procedure depending on whether you want to use a remote PKCS11 keystore provider or create your own local keystore files:

After creating and configuring SSL dependencies, configure SSL for node-to-node connections and client-to-node connections.