White Paper: Optimizing Hadoop* Deployments

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This paper provides guidance, based on extensive lab testing conducted at Intel, to help IT organizations plan an optimized infrastructure for deploying Apache Hadoop*.  It includes:

  • Best practices for establishing server hardware specifications
  • High-level software guidance regarding the operating system (OS), Java* Virtual Machine (JVM), and Hadoop version
  • Configuration and tuning recommendations to provide optimized performance with reduced effort

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.