In this course you'll learn about the Qubole Solution, Spot Instances, Selecting Engines & Clusters, Qubole Insights & Recommendations, Users, Authorization & Security. By leveraging the features provided by Qubole, you’ll help your enterprise lower costs, increase the productivity of your data teams, and allow for more efficient scaling as your data processing needs change.
Estimated time to complete this course: 45 mins.
The Qubole Solution
In this lesson you’ll learn about the concepts to consider when deciding how to set up Qubole for your data team.
- Compute & Storage
- Node & Cluster Life Cycle
- Qubole AutoScaling
- Container Packing
Understanding Spot Instances
AWS provides Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) instances to you via two primary purchase methods. Topics covered in this lesson include:
- AWS Spot Bid Resolution & Instance Loss
- Additional AWS EC2 Instance Purchase Methods
- Spot & On Demand Node Life Cycle
- AWS Instance Options & Cluster Starting Point
Selecting Engines & Clusters
The engines and clusters available for use with Qubole are all open source technologies that any enterprise may choose to take advantage of. However, the reason many companies choose to work with Qubole because these technologies are complicated to install, manage and scale and we automate that on behalf of our customers!
In this lesson you'll learn about:
- Engine & Cluster Options and Execution
- Similarities & Differences
- Use Cases
Qubole Insights & Recommendations
- Usage Insights - Tables
Users, Authorization & Security
In this lesson you’ll learn about Users, Authorization and Security. Understanding these concepts will help as you begin configuring Qubole.
Topics included are:
- Users & Accounts
- Groups & Roles
- Hive Authorization
- Access Security
Course Version & Product Release
This course is based on Release 50 - to see the latest updates to Qubole please refer to the release notes in our documentation:
What's New In Qubole Release 52: http://docs.qubole.com/en/latest/release-notes/releasenotesR52/index.html