ADM 200 - Install a MapR Cluster

The first course in the Cluster Administration curriculum. This course covers pre-installation testing and verification, installing a MapR cluster, verifying the installation, and performing post-installation benchmarking.

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About this Course

This on-demand course is designed to be flexible to fit your schedule. Each lesson and quiz takes approximately 30 to 45 minutes to complete. Lab activities take additional time and vary based on your system.

Prerequisites

Required:

  • Basic to intermediate Linux knowledge
  • The ability to use a text editor, such as vi
  • Familiarity with basic command-line options such as mv, cp, ssh, grep, cd, and useradd
  • Access to, and the ability to use, a laptop with a browser and terminal program installed (such as terminal on the Mac, or PuTTY on Windows)

Recommended:

  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 100 - Big Data Essentials
  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 101 - Apache Hadoop Essentials
  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 102 - MapR Converged Data Platform Essentials
  • Basic Hadoop knowledge

Certification

The courses in this curriculum prepare you for the MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA) certification exam.

Syllabus

  • Lesson 1: Prepare for Installation
    • Identify node types
    • Prepare and verify cluster hardware
    • Lab: Audit the cluster
    • Test nodes
    • Lab: Run pre-install tests
    • Plan the service layout
  • Lesson 2: Install a MapR Cluster
    • Install the MapR Converged Data Platform
    • Lab: Install a MapR Cluster
    • Add a MapR License
    • Lab: Install a MapR License
  • Lesson 3: Verify and Test the Cluster
    • Verify cluster status
    • Run post-install benchmark tests
    • Lab: Run synthetic benchmarks
    • Explore the cluster structure
    • Lab: Explore the cluster

Curriculum

  • Lesson 1: Prepare for Installation
  • Quiz 1
  • Lesson 2: Install the MapR Distribution
  • Quiz 2
  • Lesson 3: Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Quiz 3
  • Course Materials
  • MapR Certified Cluster Administrator Study Guide (MCCA)
  • Slide Guide (Transcript)
  • Lab Guide
  • Install a Patch to MapR
  • Join MapR Community Discussions

About this Course

This on-demand course is designed to be flexible to fit your schedule. Each lesson and quiz takes approximately 30 to 45 minutes to complete. Lab activities take additional time and vary based on your system.

Prerequisites

Required:

  • Basic to intermediate Linux knowledge
  • The ability to use a text editor, such as vi
  • Familiarity with basic command-line options such as mv, cp, ssh, grep, cd, and useradd
  • Access to, and the ability to use, a laptop with a browser and terminal program installed (such as terminal on the Mac, or PuTTY on Windows)

Recommended:

  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 100 - Big Data Essentials
  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 101 - Apache Hadoop Essentials
  • Completion of the on-demand course ESS 102 - MapR Converged Data Platform Essentials
  • Basic Hadoop knowledge

Certification

The courses in this curriculum prepare you for the MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA) certification exam.

Syllabus

  • Lesson 1: Prepare for Installation
    • Identify node types
    • Prepare and verify cluster hardware
    • Lab: Audit the cluster
    • Test nodes
    • Lab: Run pre-install tests
    • Plan the service layout
  • Lesson 2: Install a MapR Cluster
    • Install the MapR Converged Data Platform
    • Lab: Install a MapR Cluster
    • Add a MapR License
    • Lab: Install a MapR License
  • Lesson 3: Verify and Test the Cluster
    • Verify cluster status
    • Run post-install benchmark tests
    • Lab: Run synthetic benchmarks
    • Explore the cluster structure
    • Lab: Explore the cluster

Curriculum

  • Lesson 1: Prepare for Installation
  • Quiz 1
  • Lesson 2: Install the MapR Distribution
  • Quiz 2
  • Lesson 3: Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Quiz 3
  • Course Materials
  • MapR Certified Cluster Administrator Study Guide (MCCA)
  • Slide Guide (Transcript)
  • Lab Guide
  • Install a Patch to MapR
  • Join MapR Community Discussions