Setting up a Big Data Cluster on Cloudera

CDH is Cloudera’s 100% open source platform distribution, including Apache Hadoop and built specifically to meet enterprise demands. CDH delivers everything you need for enterprise use right out of the box. By integrating Hadoop with more than a dozen other critical open source projects, Cloudera has created a functionally advanced system that helps you perform end-to-end Big Data workflows. (Source) …

Setting up a Big Data Cluster within Minutes in 3 Easy Steps

HDP is the industry’s a truly secure, enterprise-ready open source Apache™ Hadoop® distribution based on a centralized architecture (YARN). HDP addresses the complete needs of data-at-rest, powers real-time customer applications and delivers robust big data analytics that accelerate decision making and innovation. (Source: https://hortonworks.com/products/data-platforms/hdp/). I am going to install HDP to create a cluster of 5 nodes deployed on CloudSigma. …

CloudSigma How To Series: Drive Snapshots

In this tutorial of CloudSigma’s How-to Series we walk you through one very important feature of CloudSigma – snapshots! With this feature you are able to create point-in-time snapshots of your drives, which can later be cloned and upgraded to create stand-alone drives. A snapshot can be created on-demand while the server is running, thus in no way affecting the …

How to Sync Subscriptions to Fall on the Same Day

How to Sync Subscriptions to Fall on the Same Day

CloudSigma offers to users the possibility to make as many subscriptions as they wish for the exact amount of resources they need. Your subscriptions can be configured in a flexible manner along with everything else on CloudSigma. The idea is you can flexibly combine burst usage with subscribed resources to closely match your requirements over time. Most of our customers …