HWHDPFT - HDP Operations: HDP Administration Fast Track

This 5-day training course is designed for primarily for systems administrators and platform architects who need to understand HDP cluster capabilities, and manage HDP clusters. Topics include: Understanding HDF capabilities, Apache Hadoop, Apache YARN, HDFS, and other Hadoop ecosystem components. Students will understand how to administer, manage, and monitor HDP clusters.

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Students should be familiar with server or platform software concepts and have a basic understanding of system administration.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Day 1: An Introduction to Apache Hadoop and HDFS

Big Data, Hadoop and the Hortonworks Data Platform
Installing the Hortonworks Data Platform
Using HDFS Storage
Managing Apache Ambari Users and Groups
Managing Hadoop Services

Day 2: Working with HDFS

Using HDFS Storage
Managing HDFS Storage
Adding, Deleting, and Replacing Worker Nodes
Configuring Rack Awareness

Day 3: Working with Apache YARN

YARN Resource Management
YARN Applications
YARN Capacity Scheduler

Day 4: High Availability, Backups and Configuring Centralized Cache

HDFS and YARN High Availability
Monitoring a Cluster
Protecting a Cluster with Backups
Configuring Heterogenous HDFS Storage
Managing the HDFS NFS Gateway
Configuring HDFS Centralized Cache

Day 5: Performing a Rolling Upgrade

Apache Hive Tuning
Managing Workflows Using Apache Oozie
Integrating Ambari with LDAP
Automating Cluster Provisioning Using Ambari Blueprints
Performing an HDP Rolling Upgrade