Deploying Hadoop Rack Awareness with PowerShell

In a previous post I talked about Implementing Hadoop Rack Awareness with PowerShell. One thing I skimmed over in this post was how to deploy the necessary files to the cluster and make the configuration file changes. Once again PowerShell is your friend. Deploying this solution involves two processes. Firstly copying the necessary files to…

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Implementing Hadoop Rack Awareness with PowerShell

This post walks-through building a PowerShell script for enabling Rack Awareness in Hadoop. While several example scripts can be found online for Linux, samples building a script for Windows is less common. Hadoop divides the data into multiple file blocks and stores them on different machines. By default all machines are deemed to be on…