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HDFS Balancer with Diferent Storage Types

New Contributor

Over Hadoop Cluster with Heterogeneous Storage enabled (HOT, COLD, ARCHIVE, etc), Does HDFS BALANCER support different types of storage? Preserve storage type on rebalancing?

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Master Guru

The HDFS Balancer utility respects and is aware of storage types. It balances each storage type individually with other available matching storage types in the cluster [1].

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Master Guru

The HDFS Balancer utility respects and is aware of storage types. It balances each storage type individually with other available matching storage types in the cluster [1].

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New Contributor

thanks a lot and best regards!