Lesson 1: Introduction to Ambari
o Introduction to Apache Ambari
o Open Source platform for provisioning, managing and monitoring Hadoop clusters, its features
o advantages – simple deployment
o greater control and better metrics visibility
o the prerequisites, the various managing tools and working.
Lesson 2: Ambari Installation & Architecture
o The basic Architecture of Apache Ambari
o learning about the various components
o the Ambari installation process
o installation of various components of Hadoop and managing the services.
Lesson 3: Ambari Server & Agent
o Understanding the concept of Ambari Server – sending operations to clients to start/stop service or change service configuration
o Ambari Agent – one per machine in cluster
o working with clusters
o managing, monitoring and administering the Hadoop cluster setup.
Lesson4: Ambari Management
o Managing Hadoop clusters with Ambari
o understanding Ambari Install Wizard
o working with Ambari Web App
o supporting Hadoop stacks
o adding new components to current stack
o host control management
o pre-configured metrics and alerts for monitoring Hadoop cluster.
Lesson 5: Ambari Advanced Concepts
o Configuring to work with Hadoop 2.0 and YARN
o deploying headless installation and cluster takeover
o working in physical and virtual environment
o extreme scalability
o single point of control for cluster operations
o automatically assigning roles to nodes
o ensuring best security
o performance and memory utilization at all times.