Oracle has made available the BigDataLite VM appliance to download. This VM is for evaluation purposes only and is a great way to try out the various products that Oracle has in the Big Data area.
Another major advanced of downloading and using the VM is that you don’t have the “fun” of trying to install everything yourself, getting everything configured and working together.
The BigDataLite 2.4.1 VM comes with the following:
- Oracle Database 12.1c
- Cloudera’s Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH4.5)
- Cloudera Manager 4.8
- Oracle Big Data Connectors 2.4
- Oracle NoSQL Database 2.1.54
- Oracle JDeveloper 11g (188.8.131.52.0 )
- Oracle SQL Developer 4.0
- Oracle Data Integrator 12c R1
- Oracle R Distribution 3.0.1
There are a number of Hands-on-Labs that you can run on the VM and it comes with the MoviePlex demo data.
Get all the details and links for downloads at
WARNING: you will need a decent spec PC or laptop to host this VM. The recommendation is that you can dedicate 2 cores, at least 5GB RAM and >30G of disk for the VM. The install requires ~40G of space So this might not be for everyone.