Support Questions
Find answers, ask questions, and share your expertise

What's the best alternative of Falcon to mirror data in different cluster since Falcon is deprecated post HDP 2.6?


Since Falcon is deprecated in HDP 2.6 , what's the best alternative to mirror data in different cluster may be in cloud?


@Milind More

DataPlane Services / Data LifeCycle Manager:

DLM supports HDFS and Hive for now, but it will support soon HBase and Kafka. DLM is a successor of Falcon, but it goes beyond what Falcon was able to do.

It will also support auto-tiering, among others, so you can replicate subset of data from your on-prem to object stores like AWS S3.


Thanks Constantin. This helps. how can I enable DPS/DLM in HDP 2.6 sandbox?

@Milind More

It is no part of the sandbox.

Read more here:

Documentation and installation instructions:

If this response was helpful, please vote and accept it as the best answer.

; ;