Appendix A. Related technologies

This appendix contains background information on all the related Hadoop technologies in the book. Where applicable, I also include instructions on how to build, install, and configure related projects.

A.1. Hadoop 1.0.x and 0.20.x

This section covers installing, configuring, and running the Cloudera and Apache distributions of Hadoop.

A.1.1. Getting more information

Table A.1. Useful resources

Description

URL

Hadoop in Action by Chuck Lam, geared to helping those that are new to Hadoop http://www.manning.com/lam/
Apache Hadoop project home http://hadoop.apache.org
Apache Hadoop releases http://hadoop.apache.org/common/releases.html
“CDH3 Installation Guide” http://goo.gl/qiaWA
CDH3 downloads https://ccp.cloudera.com/display/SUPPORT/Downloads ...

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