You need to download below mentioned softwares to run Apache Hadoop on Windows.
It’s good to download all required softwares in one shot beforehand.
We also advise you to create a separate folder in root directory of C drive i.e. “C:\HadoopInstall”
and keep all downloaded software in this folder.
- Microsoft Windows SDK v7.1
You need to download and configure Microsoft Windows SDK v7.1 to build windows native components. Please download Windows SDK from
- JDK 1.6
You need to download Java 1.6 or latest version.
Download JDK 1.6 from the link Java SE 6 Downloads
You will have to create an Oracle account to download it.
- Maven 3.1.1
Download Maven 3.1.1 from this link
- Protocol Buffers 2.5.0
Download Protocol Buffers 2.5.0 from below links. You need to download below 2 files.
- Apache Hadoop 2.2.0 source code
Download Hadoop 2.2.0 src code from this link