Sept 1, 2013 by Fari Payandeh
To get started: First, open an account with Amazon Web Services (AWS); signup for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Simple Storage Service (S3). They have an inexpensive pay as you go model which is great for developers who want to experiment with setting up Hadoop Cluster. Next, order the book “Hadoop the definitive guide” and Follow the instructions in the Section: “Hadoop in the cloud”.
1- Open an account with Amazon Web Services
2- Register for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Simple Storage Service (S3)
Watch this video for the instructions:
3- You’d need the book: Hadoop the definitive guide. Follow the instructions in “Hadoop in the cloud”
Other Hadoop Distributions: