Manage a Cluster

This page explains how to update and delete an existing Cloud Dataproc cluster.

Updating a cluster

You can update a cluster via a Cloud Dataproc API clusters.patch HTTP or programmatic request, using the Cloud SDK gcloud command-line tool in a local terminal window or in Cloud Shell, or from the Google Cloud Platform Console opened in a local browser.

The following cluster parameters can be updated:

Deleting a cluster

You can delete a cluster via a Cloud Dataproc API clusters.delete HTTP or programmatic request, using the Cloud SDK gcloud command-line tool locally in a terminal window or in Cloud Shell, or from the Google Cloud Platform Console.

gcloud command

To delete a Cloud Dataproc cluster, use the Cloud SDK gcloud dataproc clusters delete command locally in a terminal window or in Cloud Shell.
gcloud dataproc clusters delete cluster-name

REST API

Use the Cloud Dataproc clusters.delete API to delete a cluster.

Console

Open the Cloud Dataproc Clusters page in the GCP Console. Select the cluster by checking the box to the left of the cluster name, then Click Delete to delete the cluster.
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