Being as an enterprise level software, HDP restricted current versions to server class operating system. You need to have either of following supporter server version:
- 64 Bit Windows Server 2008 R2
- 64 Bit Windows Server 2012 R2
For evaluation purpose it’s recommended to install Hyper-V on current operating system (Windows 7/8) and maintain hyper-v instance with any evaluation version for Windows Server 2008 R2/2012 R2.
Available HDP Versions
Hortonworks offered HDP in different versions for Linux/Unix/Window. Following are the list of versions available for windows:
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