Install a MapR Cluster (MapR v6)

Install a MapR Cluster (MapR v6)

About this Course

Learn how to install a MapR cluster: including preparing nodes to be part of a cluster, running a pre-installation audit, installing the cluster, verifying the installation, and running post-installation benchmark testing. This is the first of five courses in the Cluster Administration series, updated for MapR v6.

What's Covered

Course Lessons Lab Activities

1: Introduction to the MapR Converged Data Platform

Review Key Components of HDFS
Describe Key Components of MapR-FS
Compare and Contrast MapR-FS and HDFS

 

No labs

2: Prepare for Installation

Select a Security Mode
Plan the Service Layout
Prepare and Verify Cluster Hardware

 

Plan a Service Layout
Audit the Cluster
Run Pre-Install Tests

3: Install the Cluster

Use the MapR Installer
Perform a Manual Installation
License the Cluster

 

Install and License a Secure Cluster

4: Verify and Test the Cluster

Verify Cluster Status
Run Post-Installation Benchmark Tests
Explore the Cluster Structure

 

Run RWSpeedTest
Explore the Cluster

Get Certified

This course is part of the preparation for the upcoming MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA) certification exam (coming soon for MapR v6).

Prerequisites

  • Completion of ESS 100 -102
  • Basic Hadoop knowledge and intermediate Linux knowledge
  • Experience using a Linux text editor such as vi
  • Familiarity with command-line options such as mv, cp, ssh, grep, cd, and useradd

Curriculum

  • Lesson 1 - Introduction to MapR-FS
  • Lesson 2 - Prepare for Installation
  • Lesson 3 - Install the Cluster
  • Lesson 4 - Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Course Materials
  • Slide Guide (Transcript)
  • Lab Guide
  • Lab Environment Setup Guide
  • Course Sandboxes

About this Course

Learn how to install a MapR cluster: including preparing nodes to be part of a cluster, running a pre-installation audit, installing the cluster, verifying the installation, and running post-installation benchmark testing. This is the first of five courses in the Cluster Administration series, updated for MapR v6.

What's Covered

Course Lessons Lab Activities

1: Introduction to the MapR Converged Data Platform

Review Key Components of HDFS
Describe Key Components of MapR-FS
Compare and Contrast MapR-FS and HDFS

 

No labs

2: Prepare for Installation

Select a Security Mode
Plan the Service Layout
Prepare and Verify Cluster Hardware

 

Plan a Service Layout
Audit the Cluster
Run Pre-Install Tests

3: Install the Cluster

Use the MapR Installer
Perform a Manual Installation
License the Cluster

 

Install and License a Secure Cluster

4: Verify and Test the Cluster

Verify Cluster Status
Run Post-Installation Benchmark Tests
Explore the Cluster Structure

 

Run RWSpeedTest
Explore the Cluster

Get Certified

This course is part of the preparation for the upcoming MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA) certification exam (coming soon for MapR v6).

Prerequisites

  • Completion of ESS 100 -102
  • Basic Hadoop knowledge and intermediate Linux knowledge
  • Experience using a Linux text editor such as vi
  • Familiarity with command-line options such as mv, cp, ssh, grep, cd, and useradd

Curriculum

  • Lesson 1 - Introduction to MapR-FS
  • Lesson 2 - Prepare for Installation
  • Lesson 3 - Install the Cluster
  • Lesson 4 - Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Course Materials
  • Slide Guide (Transcript)
  • Lab Guide
  • Lab Environment Setup Guide
  • Course Sandboxes