Transitioning to Big Data administrator - preparation process

hortonworks
cloudera
bigdata
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This is to define the path to become Big Data administrator

  • Pre-requisites

  • Linux skills and general troubleshooting as well as debugging skills are highly desired

  • 16 GB i7 Quadcore or higher laptop or get some servers or virtual machines from Cloud

  • Learning Process

  • Create virtual machines on laptop and install CentOS or provision servers with RedHat flavor

  • Set up local repositories

  • Install Cloudera Manager or Hortonworks Ambari

  • Setup Zookeeper, HDFS, YARN, HBase, Hive, Pig, Sqoop etc

  • Follow one of these to learn and practice

  • Playlist for Hortonworks on AWS - click here

  • Playlist for Hortonworks on laptop using virtual machines - click here

  • Playlist for Cloudera on AWS - click here

  • Playlist for Cloudera on laptop using virtual machines - click here

  • Prepare for Hortonworks or Cloudera certifications

  • Learn advanced features such as Kerberos

  • Understand day to day operations

  • Any technical issues, please raise them on discuss.itversity.com

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