In this class we will look at the basics of the Map-Reduce process, it’s different components, and how it all works together.

The lab exercises main towards you building and running your first Map-Reduce process.

FAQ : Check out the questions and suggestions from previous students.


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Lab Exercises

Follow the notes very carefully. There are some configurations settings. If you miss one of these or do one incorrectly, the code will not compile and/or will not run for you.  See the sample code.

Complete Exercise 1 and Exercise 2 before the next class.

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Additional Reading and Materials

Sample code
Shakespeare data set
Hadoop in Action – Some Case Studies
10 Hadoop Tutorials