Hadoop Administration Certification Training

Access Duration - 365 Days
4.5( 2 REVIEWS )

What Will I Learn?

Learn about Hadoop architecture
Plan and deploy a Hadoop cluster
Learn to load data and run applications
Learn about configuration and performance tuning
Understand cluster security, backup and recovery


The Hadoop Administration Certification Training is designed for individuals who want to gain expertise to operate and manage a Hadoop cluster. The course will use practical examples to provide an understanding on cluster setup, installation, configuration and Kerberos. It is hands-on training on preparing learners to deal with real-time tasks.

The Hadoop Administration Certification Training will provide in-depth training on how to follow up on different service requests and support issues that have been generated by customers. You will also learn to handle customer support requests efficiently. You will gain the proficiency to navigate challenges often faced by Hadoop Administrators.

The Hadoop Administration Certification Training is a step by step guide that will help you master advance Hadoop admin activities. Qualifying in this course will set you in the right direction, giving you the opportunity to open the door to new and exciting job roles in leading organisations. 

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by CPD. At Global Edulink, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course.  Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

  • Access Duration
  • Who is this Course for?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Career Path & Progression
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.
This course is recommended for,
  • Linux/Unix Administrators
  • Database Administrators
  • Systems Administrators
  • Infrastructure Administrators
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended
  • Basic knowledge of Linux command line is beneficial
In order to qualify in the course ‘Hadoop Administration Certification Training’ successfully, learners will take an online test with each module being rounded off with multiple-choice questions. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the Hadoop Administration Certification Training by CPD
CPD is a leading awarding body in the United Kingdom that meets an excellent standard of high quality education. CPD is committed towards the enhancement of proficiency and personal skills in order to develop learners’ skills and abilities. CPD ensures that both practical and academic qualifications assist individuals to re-skill or up-skill and maintain a competitive advantage in their chosen industry.
The Hadoop Administration Certification Training will improve your candidature for a number of jobs in systems administration.  You can study further courses in the same field and enhance your academic expertise in Big Data and Hadoop, and add this as a valuable skillset on your resume. Your skills will be recognised by leading organisations that give you the opportunity to land a well-paying job and improve future prospects. Given below are job titles you can compete for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.glassdoor.com.
  • Linux Administrator - £63,000 (Approximately)
  • Systems Administrator - £51,000 (Approximately)
  • Database Administrator - £64,000 (Approximately)

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Understanding Big Data and Hadoop
Introduction to big data
Common big data domain scenarios
Limitations of traditional solutions
What is Hadoop?
Hadoop 1.0 ecosystem and its Core Components
Hadoop 2.x ecosystem and its Core Components
Application submission in YARN
2: Hadoop Cluster and its Architecture
Distributed File System
Hadoop Cluster Architecture
Replication rules
Hadoop Cluster Modes
Rack awareness theory
Hadoop cluster administrator responsibilities
Understand working of HDFS
NTP server
Initial configuration required before installing Hadoop
Deploying Hadoop in a pseudo-distributed mode
3: Hadoop Cluster Setup and Working
OS Tuning for Hadoop Performance
Pre-requisite for installing Hadoop
Hadoop Configuration Files
Stale Configuration
RPC and HTTP Server Properties
Properties of Namenode, Datanode and Secondary Namenode
Log Files in Hadoop
Deploying a multi-node Hadoop cluster
4: Hadoop Cluster Administration and Maintenance
Commisioning and Decommissioning of Node
HDFS Balancer
Namenode Federation in Hadoop
High Availabilty in Hadoop
Trash Functionality
Checkpointing in Hadoop
Disk balancer
5: Computational Frameworks, Managing Resources and Scheduling
Different Processing Frameworks
Different phases in Mapreduce
Spark and its Features
Application Workflow in YARN
YARN Metrics
YARN Capacity Scheduler and Fair Scheduler
Service Level Authorization (SLA)
6: Hadoop 2.x Cluster: Planning and Management
Planning a Hadoop 2.x cluster
Cluster sizing
Hardware, Network and Software considerations
Popular Hadoop distributions
Workload and usage patterns
Industry recommendations
7: Hadoop Security and Cluster Monitoring
Monitoring Hadoop Clusters
Hadoop Security System Concepts
Securing a Hadoop Cluster With Kerberos
Common Misconfigurations
Overview on Kerberos
Checking log files to understand Hadoop clusters for troubleshooting
8: Cloudera Hadoop 2.x and its Features
Visualize Cloudera Manager
Features of Cloudera Manager
Build Cloudera Hadoop cluster using CDH
Installation choices in Cloudera
Cloudera Manager Vocabulary
Cloudera terminologies
Different tabs in Cloudera Manager
What is HUE?
Hue Architecture
Hue Interface
Hue Features
9: Pig, Hive Installation and Working (Self-paced)
Explain Hive
Hive Setup
Hive Configuration
Working with Hive
Setting Hive in local and remote metastore mode
Pig setup
Working with Pig
10: HBase, Zookeeper Installation and Working (Self-paced)
What is NoSQL Database
HBase Data Model 
HBase Architecture
MemStore, WAL, BlockCache
HBase Hfile
HBase Read and Write
HBase balancer and hbck
HBase setup
Working with HBase
Installing Zookeeper
11: Understanding Oozie (Self-paced)
Oozie overview
Oozie Features
Oozie workflow, coordinator and bundle
Start, End and Error Node
Action Node
Join and Fork
Decision Node
Oozie CLI
Install Oozie
12: Data Ingestion using Sqoop and Flume (Self-paced)
Types of Data Ingestion
HDFS data loading commands
Purpose and features of Sqoop
Perform operations like, Sqoop Import, Export and Hive Import
Sqoop 2
Install Sqoop
Import data from RDBMS into HDFS
Flume features and architecture
Types of flow
Install Flume
Ingest Data From External Sources With Flume
Best Practices for Importing Data

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    Vic Thomas

    January 30, 2021
    Strongly recommended

    I fully recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn about the complex Hadoop cluster. I gained the proficiency required to sustain a Hadoop cluster.

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    Phoenix Brown

    December 07, 2020

    The course was very satisfactory! Great job to the tutor!

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