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Mastering Apache Storm

By : Ankit Jain
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Mastering Apache Storm

By: Ankit Jain

Overview of this book

Apache Storm is a real-time Big Data processing framework that processes large amounts of data reliably, guaranteeing that every message will be processed. Storm allows you to scale your data as it grows, making it an excellent platform to solve your big data problems. This extensive guide will help you understand right from the basics to the advanced topics of Storm. The book begins with a detailed introduction to real-time processing and where Storm fits in to solve these problems. You’ll get an understanding of deploying Storm on clusters by writing a basic Storm Hello World example. Next we’ll introduce you to Trident and you’ll get a clear understanding of how you can develop and deploy a trident topology. We cover topics such as monitoring, Storm Parallelism, scheduler and log processing, in a very easy to understand manner. You will also learn how to integrate Storm with other well-known Big Data technologies such as HBase, Redis, Kafka, and Hadoop to realize the full potential of Storm. With real-world examples and clear explanations, this book will ensure you will have a thorough mastery of Apache Storm. You will be able to use this knowledge to develop efficient, distributed real-time applications to cater to your business needs.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Customer Feedback

Setting up Storm-YARN

Since Storm-YARN is still in alpha, we will be proceeding with the base master branch of the git repository. Make sure you have git installed on your system. If not, then run the following command:

# yum install git-core

Also make sure that you have Apache Zookeeper and Apache Maven installed on your system. Refer to the previous chapters for their setup instructions.

The following are the steps for deploying Storm-YARN:

  1. Clone the storm-yarn repo with the following command:
$ cd ~/opt$ git clone$ cd storm-yarn
  1. Build storm-yarn by running the following mvn command:
$ mvn package[INFO] Scanning for projects...[INFO]                                                                         [INFO] ----------------------------------------------------[INFO] Building storm-yarn 1.0-alpha[INFO] ----------------------------------------------------...[INFO] ----------------------------------------------------[INFO] BUILD SUCCESS[INFO] ---------...