With the advent of IBM Bluemix, it has never been easier to start playing with Hadoop – Specifically IBM’s Analytics for Hadoop. The IBM Analytics for Hadoop Bluemix service allows developers to leverage the power of IBM’s Hadoop offering, BigInsights to power the latest mobile, web and cloud applications. It also provides an opportunity for enterprise IT administrators who are looking to adopt Hadoop, to explore the rich enterprise features which BigInsights provides.
If you are new to Hadoop technology and want to get hands on quick – You have come to the right place. We will get you signed up, loaded and analyzing data sets in 4 simple steps. Note: If you are already have a Bluemix account, skip to the latter half of Step 1 (2:25 in the video).
Multiple environments are pretty common in a project when building a solution. They support the different phases of the development cycle and the slight differences between the environments, like capacity, networking, credentials, and log verbosity. These two tutorials will show you how to manage the environments with Terraform.