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HDF: NiFi Flow Management


About This Course

This course is designed for administrators and developers who are looking forward to automate the flow of data between systems.

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Payment and Registration

You can purchase this course as part of our HDP Self-Paced Learning Library subscription or the Cloudera OnDemand Library subscription.


This course consists of a series of lesson slides and hands-on exercises, available as PDFs. (This course does not contain audio, narration, or video.)

This course does not have an accompanying downloadable virtual machine for labs. However, you can perform the lab exercises on the latest HDF Hortonworks DataFlow Sandbox. To download the HDF sandbox, please visit and select the latest Hortonworks DataFlow - Automated (with Ambari) download.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to NiFi
  • Installing and Configuring NiFi
  • The NiFi User Interface
  • NiFi components and Elements

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Audience and Prerequisites

This course is designed for Data Engineers, Integration Engineers, and Architects who are looking to automate Data flow between systems. Students should be familiar with programming principles and have previous experience in software development. Experience with Linux and a basic understanding of Dataflow tools would be helpful. No prior Hadoop/NiFi experience required, but is very helpful.