HDP Operations: Security

Overview

This course is designed for experienced administrators who will be implementing secure Hadoop clusters using authentication, authorization, auditing and data protection strategies and tools.
 

Target Audience

IT administrators and operators responsible for installing, configuring and supporting an Apache Hadoop 2.3 deployment in a Linux environment.

Prerequisites

Students should be experienced in the management of Hadoop using Ambari and Linux environments. Completion of the Hadoop Administration I course is highly recommended.

Course Objectives

  • Describe the 5 pillars of a secure environment
  • List the reasons why a secure environment is needed
  • Choose which security tool is best for specific use cases
  • List security prerequisites
  • Configure Ambari security
  • Set up Ambari Views for controlled access
  • Describe Kerberos use and architecture
  • Install Kerberos
  • Describe available partner security solutions
  • Configure Ambari for Kerberos
  • Configure Hadoop for Kerberos
  • Enable Kerberos
  • Install and Configure Apache Knox
  • Install and Configure Apache Ranger
  • Install and Configure Ranger Key Management Services
  • User Ranger to Assure Secure Data Access
  • Install and Configure Ranger Key Management Services

Course Outline

DAY 1 - AN INTRODUCTION TO SECURITY

OBJECTIVES

  • Definition of Security
  • Securing Sensitive Data
  • Integrating HDP Security
  • What Security Tools to use for Each Use Case
  • HDP Security Prerequisites
  • Ambari Server Security
  • Kerberos Deep Dive
LABS
  • Setting up the Lab Environment
  • Configuring the AD Resolution Certificate
  • Security Options for Ambari

DAY 2 - WORKING WITH KERBEROS AND APACHE RANGER

OBJECTIVES

  • Enable Kerberos
  • Apache Ranger Installation
  • Apache Ranger KMS

LABS

  • Kerberizing the Cluster
  • Installing Apache Ranger
  • Setting up Apache Ranger KMS Data Encryption​
​DAY 3 - WORKING WITH APACHE KNOX

OBJECTIVES
  • Secure Access with Ranger
  • Apache Knox Overview
  • Apache Knox Installation
  • Ambari Views for Controlled Access
LABS
  • Secured Hadoop Exercises
  • Configuring Apache Knox
  • Exploring Other Security Features of Apache Ambari
  • Installing SolrCloud

 

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