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
  • Quiz 2
  • Lesson 3 - Install the Cluster
  • Quiz 3
  • Lesson 4 - Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Quiz 4
  • 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
  • Quiz 2
  • Lesson 3 - Install the Cluster
  • Quiz 3
  • Lesson 4 - Verify and Test the Cluster
  • Quiz 4
  • Course Materials
  • Slide Guide (Transcript)
  • Lab Guide
  • Lab Environment Setup Guide
  • Course Sandboxes