You can use the Commvault software to back up and restore Hadoop (HDFS, HBase).


What Is Backed Up

  • HDFS data from all nodes in the Hadoop cluster.

  • For HBase, all HBase namespaces in the Hadoop cluster.

Backups You Can Perform

  • Full backups

  • Incremental backups

  • Synthetic full backups (only for HDFS)

When You Can Perform Backups

  • On a schedule: The server backup plan that you assign manages scheduled backups

  • On demand: You can perform on-demand backups at any time


Data You Can Restore

  • Files and folders

  • HBase tables

Backups You Can Use for Restores

  • Backups from any date/time, including the most recent backup

Destinations You Can Restore To

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different location on the same cluster or a different cluster (out of place)

  • A file server (only for HDFS)