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GEC19 Tutorial: Distributed Computing with GENI: Hadoop in a Slice

Live Stream Information

live stream


Wednesday 9am - 11am

Tutorial Instructors

Paul Ruth and Anirban Mandal, RENCI

Agenda / Details

In this tutorial you will create a slice composed of three virtual machines that are a Hadoop cluster. The tutorial will lead you through creating the slice, observing the properties of the slice, and running a Hadoop example that sorts a large dataset.


The Introduction to GENI tutorial or equivalent experience with experimentation with GENI. Must know how to:

  • Use Flack to create a slice
  • ssh to login to VMs in your slice

Tutorial materials

Instructions: web