BigData Tutorials and Tools

„Hadoop: the Definitive Guide.“ is the most important text on Hadoop. Online you’ll find other useful tutorials.

So here just a quick list of good Big Data tutorials:

Hadoop  (Slides)


Quick Start VMs

Cloudera and Hortonworks offers you VM Images (single-node cluster). That’s really cool.

Cloudera Quickstart VM

Hortonworks Sandbox