The MapR Virtual Machine is a fully-functional single-node Hadoop cluster capable of running MapReduce programs and working with applications like Hive, Pig, and HBase. You can try the MapR Virtual Machine on nearly any 64-bit computer by downloading the free VMware Player.
The MapR Virtual Machine desktop contains the following icons:
- MapR Control System - navigates to the graphical control system for managing the cluster
- MapR User Guide - navigates to the MapR online documentation
- MapR NFS - navigates to the NFS-mounted cluster storage layer
Ready for a tour? The following documents will help you get started: