Last week Hortonworks presented the first of 8 Discover HDP 2.2 webinars: Comprehensive Hadoop Security with Apache Ranger and Apache Knox. Vinay Shukla and Balaji Ganesan hosted this first webinar in the series.
Balaji discussed how to use Apache Ranger (for centralized security administration, to set up authorization policies, and to monitor user activity with auditing. He also covered Ranger innovations now included in HDP 2.2:
- Support for Apache Knox and Apache Storm, for centralized authorization and auditing
- Deeper integration of Ranger with the Apache Hadoop stack with support for local grant/revoke in HDFS and HBase
- Ranger’s enterprise readiness, with the introduction of REST APIs for policy management, and scalable storage of audit in HDFS
Vinay presented Apache Knox and API security for Apache Hadoop.…