Cloudera Certified Specialist in Apache HBase (CCSHB) Certification Training

Course Overview

Our 4-day, instructor-led course is designed for both network developers and network administrators. It covers the following:

  • Best practices for identifying & resolving performance bottlenecks
  • How to deploy & manage Apache HBase
  • How to use & manipulate HBase tables
  • How to design the most optimal schemes for data storage & recovery
  • When to use Hadoop, HBase & RDBMS

This course will prepare you for the CCSHB® Certification exam.


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Course Outline

Hadoop Overview 

  • Breakdown of Big Data
  • Apache Hadoop

Apache HBase Overview 

  • Details of Apache HBase
  • HBase and RDBMS
  • Using HBase

Administration API – HBase

  • The HBase Shell
  • Constructing Tables
  • Java API
  • Administration Calls

Data Access through HBase API

  • API Usage
  • Extracting Data – Shell, Java API, and Thrift API
  • Data Adding and Updates through the Shell
  • Driving Data from the Shell, Java API, and Thrift API
  • Adding and Updating Data with the API
  • Scan and Advanced API
  • Using Eclipse

Architecture of HBase

  • Component Cluster
  • HBase Scales
  • Write and Read Paths
  • Compactions and Splits

HBase Configuration and Installation

  • Installation Process
  • HBase Hardware Considerations
  • Configuration Process
  • MapReduce and HBase Clusters
  • Disaster Recovery and Replication

Design Types

  • RDBMS to HBase Schema
  • Application-Centric
  • Row Key

HBase Schema Design 

  • Column Families
  • Considerations for Schema Design
  • Hotspotting

HBase Ecosystem

  • OpenTSDB
  • Kiji
  • HBase and Hive

Exam Information

CCSHB Certification Exam 400 Details:

  • Number of Questions: 45
  • Passing Score: 69%
  • Test Duration: 90 minutes
  • Test Delivery: Pearson VUE

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