About this Course

Code TPZL1_QZD10
Duration 2 Days

This course describes the concepts and implementation details to install, configure, and implement Hadoop on IBM Power Systems. The course covers planning for a Hadoop installation, customizing the environment, management, and using Hadoop. Hands-on exercises reinforce the lecture and give the students the experience of installing and configuring Hadoop on a Power Systems-based environment.

Anyone responsible for implementing and managing Hadoop on IBM Power Systems.


Students must already know the basics of configuring and managing a Virtual I/O server, virtual devices and use of the HMC to manage partitions. This prerequisite can be met by attending the following courses:

  • Power Systems for AIX - PowerVM I: Implementing Virtualization (AN30G)
  • PowerLinux Administration (LX21G)

The audience for this training includes the following:

  • Hadoop administrators
  • POWER technical support individuals
  • POWER system administrators
  • POWER system engineers
  • POWER system architects

Delegates will learn how to

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between Big Data and Data Analytics
  • Summarize the architectural components, resources, terminology and capabilities of Hadoop
  • Apply both planning and requirement processes for installation of Hadoop
  • Carry out the steps to configure, startup and shutdown a Hadoop cluster with the appropriate web user interfaces and administration tasks
  • Implement the proper administration commands, use of safe mode and steps to add and remove DataNodes from a Hadoop Cluster



  • Unit 1 - Introduction to Data Analytics
  • Unit 2 - Introduction to Hadoop
  • Unit 3 - Hadoop planning and implementation
  • Unit 4 - Hadoop configuration management
  • Unit 5 - Hadoop administration


  • Exercise 1 - Introduction to the lab environment
  • Exercise 2 - Hadoop planning and implementation
  • Exercise 3 - Hadoop configuration management
  • Exercise 4 - Hadoop administration

2 Days

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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