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Does cloudera support hdfs mirroring ?

Hi, 

Can anyone  kindly explain what is hdfs mirroring and does cloudera support it?

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Re: Does cloudera support hdfs mirroring ?

Falcon supports HDFS mirroring to replicate data from source to destination cluster. Technically it uses distributed copy to replicate files between the clusters just like Cloudera BDR(Backup and Disaster Recovery). Falcon is much similar to BDR in doing distcp with and without snapshots.
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