Apache Tez

Apache Tez installation

Apache Tez installation


The Apache Tez™ project is aimed at building an application framework which allows for a complex directed-acyclic-graph of tasks for processing data. It is currently built atop Apache Hadoop YARN.

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Perquisite for Apache Tez installation

1.Install the development tools

For Cent OS

yum groupinstall “Development tools”

For Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install build-essential

2.Download Protobuf


Protocol buffers are a language-neutral, platform-neutral extensible mechanism for serializing structured data.

Open the terminal and run the following command

wget  https://github.com/google/protobuf/releases/download/v2.5.0/protobuf-2.5.0.tar.gz

Untar the protobuf

3.Run the following  commands form protobuf directory

$ sudo ./configure
$ sudo make
$ sudo make check
$ sudo make install
$ protoc –version
$ sudo ldconfig

4.Download Tez

Open the terminal and run the following command

wget http://a.mbbsindia.com/tez/0.8.2/apache-tez-0.8.2-src.tar.gz

Change the directory

cd ~/Downloads/apache-tez-0.8.2-src

Run the following build command

mvn clean package -DskipTests=true -Dmaven.javadoc.skip=true

Note : This will take some time to build