Getting Started - Setup Environment – using Cloudera Quickstart VM

Setup Environment – using Cloudera Quickstart VM

  • You can set up Cloudera Quickstart. But it requires
    • 16 GB laptop with i7 Quadcore
    • Need to assign 8 GB to 10 GB RAM to the Cloudera Quickstart VM
    • Require Virtual Box or VMWare or Docker to set up virtual Machine
    • Can be counterproductive due to resource contention
    • Setup Process
      • Install Virtual Box or VMWare or Docker
      • Download Cloudera Quickstart virtual machine image
      • Open using Virtual Box and make sure to allocate 8 GB RAM and 4 cores
    • Most of the stuff is available out of the box with Cloudera Quickstart VM
      • MySQL Database
      • Sqoop
      • Hive
      • Spark and many others

Install Virtual Box

  • Download Virtual Box from here
  • Virtual Box is a player for virtual machine images so it requires virtual machine image
  • To download virtual machine image go to the link provided here
  • Select the appropriate platform(Virtual Box in this case)
  • Fill the form to download the virtual machine image.

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  • Click here for access to state of the art 13 node Hadoop and Spark Cluster