hadoop administration interview questions and answers


Hadoop Interview Questions and Answers Part – 5 1

Below are some of the hadoop interview questions and answers. 1. As the data is replicated thrice in HDFS, does it mean that any calculation done on one node will also be replicated on the other two? Since there are 3 nodes, when we send the MapReduce programs, calculations will be done only on the original data. The master node will know which node exactly has that particular data. In […]


Hadoop Interview Questions and Answers Part – 4

Below are a few more hadoop interview questions and answers for freshers and experienced hadoop developers. Hadoop Interview questions and answers 1.  What is the default block size in HDFS ? As of Hadoop-2.4.0 release, the default block size in HDFS is 256 MB and prior to that it was 128 MB. 2.  What is the benefit of large block size in HDFS ? Main benefit of large block size […]


Hadoop Interview Questions and Answers Part – 3 2

Below are a few more hadoop interview questions and answers for both freshers and experienced hadoop developers and administrators. Hadoop Interview questions and answers 1.  What is a Backup Node? It is an extended checkpoint node that performs checkpointing and also supports online streaming of file system edits. It maintains an in memory, up-to-date copy of file system namespace and accepts a real time online stream of file system edits […]