Cloudera and Dell

Apache Hadoop design considerations are new to many users and not common knowledge. To address this, Dell has worked with Cloudera to develop a series of best practices and architectural considerations to use when designing and implementing Hadoop solutions. The Dell | Cloudera Solution for Apache Hadoop has been engineered and certified to work together and provide known performance parameters and deployment methods – ensuring that users get maximum performance with minimal testing prior to purchase and minimal risk with solution deployment.



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Cloudera and Dell Partner to Deliver Complete Apache Hadoop Solution

The Dell | Cloudera solution for Apache Hadoop combines Dell servers and networking components with CDH, as well as management tools, training, support and professional services, to deliver a single source for deploying, managing, and scaling a comprehensive Apache Hadoop-based stack.

The solution includes Dell PowerEdge C servers to provide a low-cost, easily-managed and easily-maintained platform. The PowerEdge C series is a high performance data analytics, cloud compute platform and cloud storage server line-up. Benefits of the Dell solution include:


  • Streamlined Deployment: Cloudera Enterprise and Dell Crowbar enable enterprises to manage the complete operational lifecycle of their Apache Hadoop systems.
  • Increased Efficiency: The Dell PowerEdge C series is feature- and power-optimized to provide lower TCO in addition to saving on space and energy, it is an ideal platform for high performance computing.
  • Low-Risk: Tested, validated, and supported by Dell
  • Complete Support: Led by Dell, customers will have access to comprehensive and collaborative service and support for the entire solution, from installation, configuration, and deployment to optimization and tuning with existing IT infrastructures.
Learn more about the Dell PowerEdge C2100