Install and Configure Giraph and Hadoop

This chapter covers

  • System requirements for running Giraph and Hadoop
  • Installation methods for Giraph and Hadoop
  • Different modes for running Hadoop for Giraph applications
  • Configuring Hadoop for all three different running modes

Throughout this book, it was assumed that you had a working Hadoop installation available to run examples and experiment with Giraph. Since Giraph runs on top of Hadoop, having a working Hadoop environment is a fundamental prerequisite. This appendix begins by looking into system dependencies for Hadoop and Giraph deployments. It proceeds to describe various methods ...

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