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Configure Your Big Data Environment

Overview

Explains how to configure you Big Data environment.

Configuring a Pentaho component such as Spoon, DI Server, BA Server, PRD, Metadata Editor is easy. Pentaho supports many different Hadoop distributions including Cloudera, MapR, Hortonworks, DataStax, and Apache.

To configure the Pentaho, do two things.

  • Get the Hadoop distribution you want to use
  • Set the active Hadoop distribution

For instructions on how to do these things, and to see which Hadoop Distributions we support, see Configure Pentaho for Your Hadoop Distribution and Version on the Pentaho Big Data Wiki.