Lenovo Big Data Validated Design for Cazena SaaS using Cloudera on ThinkAgile HXReference Architecture

28 Jun 2019
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This document describes the reference architecture for Cloudera Enterprise on Cazena Software as a Service (SaaS) as well as infrastructure virtualized with VMware. It provides a predefined and optimized Nutanix appliance infrastructure for Cazena’s production-ready data lake environment.

This reference architecture provides the planning, design considerations, and best practices for implementing Cloudera Enterprise with Cazena SaaS on Lenovo’s ThinkAgile HX platform. Jointly tested and validated by Lenovo and Cazena, the predefined configuration provides a baseline for a big data solution, which can be modified based on the specific customer requirements such as improved performance, optimized performance & cost, and increased reliability.

The intended audience of this document is IT professionals, technical architects, sales engineers, and consultants to assist in planning, designing, and implementing the big data solution with Lenovo hardware.

Table of Contents

Business Problem and Business Value
Architectural Overview
Component Model
Operational Model
Deployment Considerations
Cluster Hardware Bill of Materials

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