Choosing Hardware and Operating Systems

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Introduction As part of this lesson we will look into following topics related to Hadoop Cluster Planning. Principal points to consider in choosing the hardware and operating systems to host an Apache Hadoop cluster. Analyze the choices in selecting an OS Understand kernel tuning and disk swapping Given a scenario and workload pattern, identify a…