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hadoop as a data-archival solution

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Hi All,

hadoop is seen as a great data-archival solution, however for a finance sector compliance perspective, can anyone please suggest if 'SEC Rule 17a-4' security compliance can be met with hadoop?

thanks,

Avijeet

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@Avijeet Dash

I hope below link will provide some information on 'SEC Rule17a-4' for data in Hadoop

https://www.emc.com/collateral/white-paper/h13354-wp-security-compliance-scale-out-hadoop-data-lakes...

Expert Contributor

@Divakar Annapureddy This is awesome! Thanks a ton. let me go through. I will keep the question open for any other inputs.

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@Divakar Annapureddy

I checked the document

Eliminates the root account and replaces it with a compliance administrator account that executes commands with sudo

This requirement doesn't seem to be supported by Ranger - hdfs can access folders protected by Ranger