Ambari – Hadoop management

Ambari simplifies Hadoop management by providing an easy to use provisioning and monitoring interface for Hadoop.


  • Install Hadoop services across any hosts
  • Start/stop Hadoop services throughout the cluster
  • Cluster health and status monitoring
  • Using Ganglia for metrics collection
  • Using Nagios for system alerts
    • E-mail notifications on change of conditions (e.g. node down, remaining disk or memory low, etc.)

Ambari supports: