Course Overview

This course is designed for experienced administrators who manage Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) clusters with Ambari. It covers upgrades, configuration, application management, and other common tasks.

3 days
    • Execute automated installation of and upgrades to HDP clusters
    • Configure HDFS for NFS integration and centralized caching
    • Control application behavior using node labels
    • Deploy applications using Slider
    • Understand how to configure HDP for optimum Hive performance
    • Understand how to manage HDP data compression
    • Integrate Ambari with an existing LDAP environments to manage users and groups
    • Configure high availability for Hive and Oozie
    • Ingest SQL tables and log files into HDFS
    • Support scalable and automated HDP application best practices
    • Configure automated HDP data replication
  • 60% Lecture/Discussion
    40% Hands-on Labs

    Additional Topics
    Hive Performance Tuning
    Managing Data Compression

  • Hands-On Labs

    • Introduction to the Lab Environment
    • Perform an HDP Rolling Upgrade
    • Configure HDFS NFS Gateway
    • Configure HDFS Centralized Cache
    • Configure YARN Node Labels
    • Deploy HBase using Slider
    • Integrate Ambari with LDAP
    • Configure Hive High Availability
    • Run an Oozie Workflow
    • Configure Oozie High Availability
    • Configure Data Mirroring using Falcon
    • Install HDP using Ambari Blueprints
  • Attendees should have attended HDP Operations: Hadoop Administration 1 or possess equivalent knowledge and experience. Attendees should be familiar with basic HDP administration and Linux environments.

  • IT administrators and operators responsible for configuring, managing, and supporting an Hadoop deployment in a Linux environment using Ambari.