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Cloudera Administrator Training for Apache Hadoop - Minneapolis - Sept 15-16


Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 9:00 AM - Friday, September 16, 2011 at 5:00 PM (CDT)

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Event Details

This two-day hands-on training course from Cloudera is for system administrators and others responsible for managing Apache Hadoop clusters in production or development environments.

You will learn

  • How the Hadoop Distributed File System and MapReduce work
  • What hardware configurations are optimal for Hadoop clusters
  • What network considerations to take into account when building out your cluster
  • How to configure Hadoop's options for best cluster performance
  • How to configure the FairScheduler to provide service-level agreements for multiple users of a cluster
  • How to maintain and monitor your cluster
  • How to load data into the cluster from dynamically-generated files using Flume, and from relational database management systems using Sqoop
  • What system administration issues exist with other Hadoop projects such as Hive, Pig, and HBase

Hands-On Labs

Throughout the course, hands-on labs help students build their knowledge and apply the concepts being discussed.

Certification Exam

Following the training, attendees will have an opportunity to become a Cloudera Certified Administrator for Apache Hadoop (CCAH).

Course Pre-Requisites

This course is designed for people with at least a basic level of Linux system administration experience. Prior knowledge of Hadoop is not required.

Course Contents

The course covers the following topics:

  • An Introduction To Hadoop And HDFS 
    • Why Hadoop?
    • HDFS
    • MapReduce
    • Hive, Pig, HBase and other sub-projects
  • Planning Your Hadoop Cluster 
    • General Planning Considerations
    • Choosing The Right Hardware
    • Node Topologies
    • Choosing The Right Software
  • Deploying Your Cluster 
    • Installing Hadoop
    • Typical Configuration Parameters
  • Cluster Maintenance 
    • Starting and stopping MapReduce jobs
    • Checking HDFS with fsck
    • Copying data with distcp
    • Rebalancing cluster nodes
    • Adding and removing cluster nodes
    • Backup And Restore
    • Upgrading and Migrating
  • Scheduling Jobs 
    • The FIFO Scheduler
    • The Fair Scheduler
  • Cluster Monitoring and Troubleshooting 
    • General system profiling
    • Using the NameNode UI to inspect the filesystem
    • Monitoring with Ganglia
    • Other monitoring tools
    • Hadoop Log Files
    • Benchmarking Your Cluster
    • Typical problems
    • Useful alerts
    • Dealing with a corrupt NameNode
  • Installing And Managing Other Hadoop Projects
    • Hive
    • HBase
    • Pig
  • Populating HDFS 
    • Inserting dynamic data with Flume
    • Inserting data from databases using Sqoop 
  • Cloudera Certified Administrator Exam
Have questions about Cloudera Administrator Training for Apache Hadoop - Minneapolis - Sept 15-16? Contact Cloudera

When & Where

Euler Training Center
Parkdale Plaza, Suite 101
1660 Highway 100 South
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 9:00 AM - Friday, September 16, 2011 at 5:00 PM (CDT)

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Cloudera brings Hadoop to enterprise users. We provide a certified distribution based on the most recent stable release from Apache, online and live training, as well as commercial support.


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