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Spark 2 Prerequisites

Before installing Spark 2, make sure your cluster meets the following prerequisites.

Table 21.1. Prerequisites for running Spark 2

Cluster Stack Version
  • HDP 2.6.0 or later

(Optional) Ambari Version
  • Ambari 2.5.0 or later

Software dependencies
  • Spark 2 requires HDFS and YARN

  • PySpark and associated libraries require Python version 2.7 or later, or Python version 3.4 or later, installed on all nodes.


When you install HDP 2.6.0, Spark 2 is installed.