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Cloudera Manager and Hadoop Clusters

Cloudera Manager and Hadoop Clusters

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Cloudera Manager is a simple automated, customizable management tool for Hadoop clusters. In this course, you will become familiar with the various web consoles available with Cloudera Manager. You will learn how to use Cloudera Manager to perform everything from a Hadoop cluster installation, to performance tuning, to diagnosing issues. This learning path can be used as part of the preparation for the Cloudera Certified Administrator for Apache Hadoop (CCA-500) exam.

Target Audience
Administrators wanting to add Cloudera Manager to their skill sets


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Cloudera Manager and Hadoop Clusters

  • start the course
  • describe what cluster management entails and recall some of the tools that can be used
  • describe different tools from a functional perspective
  • describe the purpose and functionality of Cloudera Manager
  • install Cloudera Manager
  • use Cloudera Manager to deploy a cluster
  • use Cloudera Manager to install Hadoop
  • describe the different parts of the Cloudera Manager Admin Console
  • describe the Cloudera Manager internal architecture
  • use Cloudera Manager to manage a cluster
  • manage Cloudera Manager's services
  • manage hosts with Cloudera Manager
  • set up Cloudera Manager for high availability
  • user Cloudera Manager to manage resources
  • use Cloudera Manager's monitoring features
  • manage logs through Cloudera Manager
  • improve cluster performance with Cloudera Manager
  • install and configure Impala
  • install and configure Sentry
  • implement security administration using Hive
  • perform backups, snapshots, and upgrades using Cloudera Manager
  • configure Hue with My SQL
  • import data using Hue
  • use Hue to run a Hive job
  • use Hue to edit Oozie workflows and coordinators
  • format HDFS, create an HDFS directory, import data, run a WordCount, and view the results
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