Using Amazon Elastic MapReduce with the AWS.NET API Part 3: starting and logging into a cluster


Exercises in .NET with Andras Nemes

Introduction

In the previous post we went through the long GUI in EMR which allows you to provide the settings of the Hadoop cluster. We didn’t actually start any machines, we’ll do that here.

In this post we’ll also log into the master node of the cluster and try a couple of Hive statements.

Starting a cluster

Navigate to the Create Cluster dialog in Amazon EMR. Let’s provide the following options for our first cluster:

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