Case Studies

  COMCAST USES PEPPERDATA TO EFFECTIVELY MANAGE MULTI-TENANT DATA LAKE
Hear how Comcast scaled their Hadoop environments from tens of nodes to thousands, improving throughput and guaranteeing quality of service with Pepperdata Adaptive Hadoop Performance.

  SIGNIFICANT AWS SAVINGS WITH PEPPERDATA
Chartboost achieves significant throughput gains on their Hadoop cluster and guarantees high-priority jobs complete on time with Pepperdata software.

  UPSIGHT GUARANTEES HBASE SLAS WITH PEPPERDATA
Learn how Upsight successfully runs HBase alongside other workloads on a single cluster with Pepperdata software’s quality of service (QoS) enforcement for Hadoop applications.

 

Industry Insight

  FIVE ATTRIBUTES OF A SUCCESSFUL HADOOP DEPLOYMENT
Deploying Hadoop involves many choices that can make or break your Hadoop initiative. Find out what successful Hadoop deployments have in common.

  THE HADOOP MYTH: HOW NEW TOOLS HELP BREAK THROUGH PERFORMANCE WALLS
Deploying Hadoop involves many choices that can make or break your Hadoop initiative. Find out what successful Hadoop deployments have in common.

  HADOOP AND SPARK PERFORMANCE FOR THE ENTERPRISE
Learn how Pepperdata helps ensure Quality of Service in multi-tenant environments by guaranteeing service levels for high priority jobs and ensuring cluster hardware resources are used to maximum potential, to maximize throughput and hardware usage.

  FOUR WARNING SIGNS YOUR CLUSTER IS NOT OPTIMIZED
Download this paper and learn four of the most common warning signs that your Hadoop cluster is not running at peak performance. Making simple changes can help you improve performance, get higher throughput, and guarantee jobs complete on time.

  BEST PRACTICES FOR SETTING UP & MAINTAINING RELIABLE HADOOP CLUSTERS
Unlock the power of your data by learning how to ensure a successful start to your big data project. We’ll dive into tried and true process for how to build, maintain, and manage successful Hadoop deployments. This guide will show you how.

  FROM PoC TO PRODUCTION: YOUR HOW-TO GUIDE
Moving your Hadoop cluster from a test environment to production is not as simple as pressing “go”. Learn the most common pitfalls organizations face when transitioning from PoC to production, and how you can avoid them.

  ANALYST PAPER: PEPPERDATA ENABLES PERFORMANCE QoS FOR HADOOP
Taneja Group analyst firm comments on the challenges for Enterprises looking to deploy Hadoop, and how Pepperdata helps organizations enforce SLAs and bridge the Hadoop skills gap with its automated cluster performance management.

  YARN: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE
This is an excerpt from the O’Reilly book titled “Hadoop: The Definitive Guide.” This chapter, focused exclusively on YARN, will provide a deep dive into the workings of Hadoop schedulers, a comparison of the tools on the market, and best practices for building your own YARN applications.

  EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HOW SPARK WORKS
This exclusive chapter from O’Reilly book “High Performance Spark” introduces Spark’s place in the big data ecosystem, and helps you understand how Spark programs are executed, its model for parallel computing, and improve your general understanding of this open source technology.

  A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING DATA SCIENCE AND ANALYTICS
These 2 chapters from O’Reilly book “Data Analytics with Hadoop” focuses on the operational piece of how Hadoop works and how to execute workloads related to data analytics. Great for anyone involved in Hadoop operations and/or analytics with Hadoop.

 

Product Literature

  PEPPERDATA SOFTWARE: PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Learn how to increase visibility, improve control and reclaim wasted capability in your Hadoop cluster with Pepperdata’s cluster optimization software.

  DYNAMIC HADOOP PERFORMANCE TUNING
Find out how to improve performance and increase capacity by up to 50% using real-time cluster optimization.

  ENFORCE SLAS USING PEPPERDATA WITH YARN
Read how Pepperdata augments YARN by monitoring all facets of Hadoop performance, and dynamically adjusting cluster utilization to ensure SLAs are met.

  BRING HIGH PERFORMANCE TO YOUR MULTI-TENANT HADOOP ENVIRONMENT
Learn how Pepperdata enables true multi-tenancy and eliminates the need to physically separate workloads onto different clusters.

  PEPPERDATA SOFTWARE: KEY FEATURES AND DIFFERENTIATORS
Discover how Pepperdata’s cluster optimization software differs from tools like Ganglia, Cloudera Manager, and Ambari.

  COMPREHENSIVE CHARGEBACK REPORTING
Chargeback Reporting gives you unmatched, real-time reporting of cluster consumption and associated cost so you can easily calculate ROI and scope future investments.

  ACTIVE ALERTING WITH PEPPERDATA
Pepperdata software prevents most problems from ever happening on your Hadoop cluster, but there are times when you want to know a potential problem lay ahead. With active alerting, “unexpected” becomes a thing of the past.