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Hadoop Cluster Administration on MapR 20131112-001

MapR Academy

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 5:00 PM

Hadoop Cluster Administration on MapR 20131112-001

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Hadoop Cluster Administration on MapR



3 days


  • Instructor-Led Training
  • Students must provide their own workstation

 Learning Objectives

  • Understand the environment and differentiators of the MapR distribution for Apache Hadoop
  • Understand MapReduce and MapR Lockless Storage Services (MapR-FS)
  • Verify system requirements for the hardware and operating system
  • Plan, install and configure MapR clusters, including High Availability (HA)
  • Access MapR clusters, including via standard NFS
  • Use volumes as key management level
  • Monitor clusters via the command line and the MapR Control System
  • Monitor and maintain clusters for health and peak performance
  • Manage nodes through the life cycle of a cluster
  • Optimize topologies and volumes to control data placement on clusters
  • Manage access to data by configuring users, groups, and quotas
  • Tune clusters for best performance
  • Manage the safety, stability, and ease of deployment of data through use of Volumes, Snapshots and Mirrors

Target Audience

This course targets IT administrators and operators with at least basic Linux system administration experience.  Prior Hadoop experience is not required.

Course Outline

  • Overview of MapR Administration and Management
  • Introduction to MapReduce and Apache Hadoop
  • Basics of MapR Architecture
  • MapR Installation
  • Managing Services
  • Managing Nodes
  • Tuning MapReduce
  • Working with Volumes, Snapshots and Mirrors
  • Managing Remote Clusters
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  • Disaster Recovery


Course Syllabus


Day 1


Overview of MapR administration

  • MapReduce & Apache Hadoop
  • Explore the MapR Control System
  • MapR Architecture
  • MapR Volumes
  • Planning a Cluster
  • Installing a Cluster


Day 2


  • Configuration
  • Accessing Data on Cluster including via NFS Managing Services & Nodes
  • Tuning MapReduce
  • Snapshots


Day 3


  • Mirrors
  • Working with a Remote Cluster
  • Cluster Monitoring & Troubleshooting
  • Disaster Recovery

Lab Requirements

Each student should bring their own laptop with administrative privileges and wireless connectivity.



MapR will provide a light breakfast and afternoon coffee for each day of the class. 


Cancellation & Reschedule Policy

Cancellation requests from the student must be received at least 10 business days prior to the start of class to be eligible for a refund. If preferred, MapR at our discretion can transfer your registration to a future class of equal value.


Students who fail to cancel within 10 business days and/or do not attend the class, will not receive a refund and will be charged the full amount.


MapR will review class enrollments at least 2 weeks prior to the class start date. In the case of low enrollment, classes may be cancelled or rescheduled at any time at our discretion. In the event a class is cancelled, MapR will transfer your registration to another class of equal value or refund your fee in full. MapR is not responsible for non-refundable travel or other expenses incurred by the student.


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When & Where

New Horizons Computer Learning Centers
9501 Technology Boulevard
Rosemont, IL 60018

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 5:00 PM

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