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Hadoop Guide & Cookbooks: can you begin in a simple way?

 
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Hi all,

Can you start working with Hadoop in a simple way?

Or do you need a whole infrastructure and experience beforehand?

Thank you,

Gian
 
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Hi Gian,
You can start playing around with Hadoop using just a single Linux box. You can run Hadoop in a single machine using local mode or using pseudo-distributed mode to test/debug your MapReduce programs. Using a cloud offering like Amazon EMR is another way to get going.

thanks,
Thilina
 
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Also you can download virtual machines with the software pre-installed and configured. For example, from Cloudera:

https://ccp.cloudera.com/display/SUPPORT/Cloudera+QuickStart+VM


 
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You can find the MapR Test Drive VM here http://www.mapr.com/doc/display/MapR/Quick+Start+-+Test+Drive+MapR+on+a+Virtual+Machine
 
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Here is a simple quiz on Hadoop fundamentals.

Hadoop Fundamentals quiz
 
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