Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Informatica Big Data Management
  3. Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  4. Mapping Sources in the Hadoop Environment
  5. Mapping Targets in the Hadoop Environment
  6. Mapping Transformations in the Hadoop Environment
  7. Processing Hierarchical Data on the Spark Engine
  8. Configuring Transformations to Process Hierarchical Data
  9. Processing Unstructured and Semi-structured Data with an Intelligent Structure Model
  10. Stateful Computing on the Spark Engine
  11. Monitoring Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  12. Mappings in the Native Environment
  13. Profiles
  14. Native Environment Optimization
  15. Cluster Workflows
  16. Connections
  17. Data Type Reference
  18. Function Reference
  19. Parameter Reference

Core Instance Group Options

Core Instance Group Options

The following table describes core instance group options that you can set for an EMR cluster:
Core Instance Type
Core node EC2 instance type.
You can specify any available EC2 instance type.
Default is m4.4xlarge.
Core Instance Count
Number of core EC2 instances to create in the cluster.
Default is 2.
Core Instance Maximum Spot Price
Maximum spot price for core nodes. Setting this property changes the purchasing option of the core instance group to Spot instead of On-demand.
Core Auto-Scaling Policy
Optional. Auto-scaling policy for core instances. Type the policy JSON statement here, or provide a path to a file that contains a JSON statement.

Updated October 23, 2019