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HDF Operations: Hortonworks Data Flow (NiFi)

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Overview

This course is designed for ‘Data Stewards’ or ‘Data Flow Managers’ who are looking forward to automating the flow of data between systems. Topics Include: an introduction to NiFi, installing and configuring NiFi, a detailed explanation of NiFi User Interface, an explanation of its components and elements associated with each, how to build a dataflow, NiFi Expression Language, understanding NiFi clustering, data provenance, security around NiFi, monitoring tools and HDF Best practices.

Duration

3 days

Format


50% Lecture/Discussion

50% Hands-on Labs

Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with programming principles and have previous experience in software development. Experience with Linux and a basic understanding of DataFlow tools would be helpful. No prior Hadoop experience required, but is very helpful.

Target Audience

Data Engineers, Integration Engineers and Architects who are looking to automate Data flow between systems.

Course Schedule

Hortonworks University provides an immersive and valuable real world experience in scenario-based training Courses. Our classes are available both in classroom or online, from anywhere in the world.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the completion of the course students will be able to:

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Describe HDF, Apache NiFi and its use cases

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Describe NiFi Architecture

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Understand Nifi Features and Characteristics

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Understand System requirements to run Nifi

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Understand Installing and Configuring NiFi

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Understand the NiFi user interface in depth

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Understand how to build a DataFlow using NiFi

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Understand the Processor and its Elements

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Understand the Connection and its Elements

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Understand the Processor Group and its elements

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Understand the Remote Processor Group and its Elements

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Learn how to optimize a DataFlow

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Learn how to use the NiFi Expression language

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Learn about Attributes and Templates in NiFi

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Understand the Concepts of NiFi Cluster

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Explain Data Provenance in NiFi

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Learn how to Secure NiFi

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Learn How to effectively Monitor NiFi

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Learn about HDF Best Practices

LAB CONTENT

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Manual Installation of NiFi

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Building a WorkFLow

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Working with Processor Groups

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Working with Remote Processor Groups

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Using NiFi Expression Language

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Understanding and using Templates

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Installing and Configuring NiFi Cluster

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Securing NiFi

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Monitoring NiFi

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End Of the Course Project

Demos

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Getting Familiar to NiFi User Interface

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Anatomy of a Processor

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Anatomy of a Connection

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Data Provenance

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