Managing big data with the Hadoop agent
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Hadoop is an open source frame work that is designed for distributed storage and processing of very large data sets called as big data. Hadoop provides massive storage for any kind of data, huge processing power, and the capability to handle virtually limitless tasks simultaneously. Typically, Hadoop administrators face the following issues that are related to Hadoop clusters:
To ensure high availability and optimum performance of Hadoop clusters, IBM has introduced the monitoring agent for Hadoop. The Hadoop agent monitors the health and performance of Hadoop clusters and its different resources. The agent alerts administrators when the performance of any of the Hadoop resources fails to meet the expected criteria.
The agent provides the following details about a Hadoop cluster:
Administrators can analyze the data that the agent collects, and can take corrective actions to resolve or prevent issues in Hadoop clusters.
To know more about the capabilities of the agent, go to the IBM
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