Supported Hortonworks Distributions

For the following release, the supports the following Hortonworks versions.

NOTE: Hortonworks 3.0 and later requires use of native Hadoop libraries.

NOTE: Hortonworks 2.4.x and Hortonworks 2.5.x are no longer supported. For best results, please upgrade your Hadoop distribution.

 

Notes:

Supported Deployments

NOTE: The software must be installed on a Ambari/Hadoop client of the Hortonworks cluster. For more information, see System Requirements in the Planning Guide.

 

NOTE: After the has been installed, additional configuration is required for integration with the Hortonworks Data Platform.

NOTE: Unless otherwise noted, all items listed below are supported across all versions listed above. Unlisted items are not supported. Please contact or your sales representative for items not listed here.

Deployment System

ItemDescription
Physical On Premise MachinesSupported.
VMWare / VXServerSupported.


NOTE: Deployment to an Amazon EC2 is supported. See Supported Deployment Scenarios for AWS.

Running Environment

ItemDescription
SparkSupported.

Supported.

Platform Security

ItemDescription
HDFS File PermissionsSupported.
HDFS PrivilegesSupported through Ranger.
Hive PrivilegesSupported through Ranger.
Kerberos-Enabled Hadoop Cluster

Supported.

Secure User Impersonation

Supported.

High Availability

ItemDescription
Name Node, Resource Manager, HttpFSSupported.

Metadata Publishing

ItemDescription
Hive PublishingSupported.
Redshift Publishing

Supported.


File Formats

See Supported File Formats in the User Guide.

Connectivity

Hadoop Connectivity

The supports connectivity for execution to the following Hadoop environments for this vendor's distributions.

 

Running Environment
HDFS Reader
HDFS Writer
Hive Reader w/ HiveServer2
SparkSupported.Supported.Supported.
Profiling Environment
HDFS Reader
HDFS Writer
Profiling on SparkSupported.Supported.

External Connectivity

Storage PlatformHDFS ReaderHDFS Writer
S3 Supported.Supported. 
Storage PlatformAmazon S3 ReaderAmazon S3 Writer
Spark ProfilingSupported.Supported.

Notes