Using HDCloud with Amazon S3

The following sections will help you get started using Amazon S3 with Hortonworks Data Cloud:

The following sections include additional tips for working with Amazon S3:

Sample Dataset

If you are looking for data sets to play around, you can use Landsat 8 data sets made available by AWS in a public Amazon S3 bucket called "landsat-pds". For more information, refer to Landsat on AWS.

This chapter is meant to serve as a general reference for working with Amazon S3, so you will find it relevant even if your clusters were not launched through the HDCloud for AWS.