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Hadoop 2 stampedes onto world’s mega compute clusters

October 17, 2013

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Hadoop 2 stampedes onto world’s mega compute clusters Email delivery: 4 steps to get more email to the inbox The Apache Software Foundation has branded the data analytics Hadoop platform with version 2 and sent the Elephant-logoed system stampeding out into the wild. The second version of the open-source technology comes with a refreshed compute […]

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An intro to VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

August 26, 2013

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Originally posted on UP2V:
VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions is not a separate vSphere Edition but a feature of vSphere available in the Enterprise and Enterprise Plus editions. This post is part of a series of blogpostings on VMworld 2013 announcements. See here for a complete overview. Basically Big Data Extensions is  an easy…

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Integration of Hadoop and MongoDB, Big Data’s Two Most Popular Technologies, Gets Sign ificant Upgrade | 10gen, the MongoDB company

August 21, 2013

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Integration of Hadoop and MongoDB, Big Data’s Two Most Popular Technologies, Gets Significant Upgrade New Features in the MongoDB Connector for Hadoop Add Hive Integration, Incremental MapReduce, and Reduce Data Movement New York—August 20, 2013– 10gen, the MongoDB company, today announced significant updates to its MongoDB Connector for Hadoop making it easier for Hadoop users […]

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Cultivating Hybrids: 4 Key Data Architectures for Scaling Infinitely

August 21, 2013

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Cultivating Hybrids: 4 Key Data Architectures for Scaling Infinitely It is the destiny of current data stores to be scaled. There is no way around it. You don’t even need a crystal ball or fortune teller to see this future. In this article, we will focus on the fundamental computer science behind horizontally scaling data […]

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OpenStack Savanna – Fast Hadoop Cluster Provisioning on OpenStack

August 19, 2013

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OpenStack Savanna – Fast Hadoop Cluster Provisioning on OpenStack.

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Combining Cloud Integration and Big Data in the Cloud to Accelerate Analytics

August 17, 2013

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Combining Cloud Integration and Big Data in the Cloud to Accelerate Analytics An explosion in mobile devices and social media usage has been the driving force behind large brands using big data solutions for deep, insightful analytics. In fact, a recent mobile consumer survey found that 71% of people used their mobile devices to access […]

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Accelerating Big Data Analytics with Flash Caching

August 14, 2013

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Accelerating Big Data Analytics with Flash Caching The global volume, velocity and variety of data are all increasing, and these three dimensions of the data deluge—the massive growth of digital information—are what make Hadoop software ideal for big data analytics. Hadoop is purpose-built for analyzing a variety of structured and non-structured data, but its biggest […]

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Hortonworks CEO confirms co-founder and CTO’s departure — Tech News and Analysis

August 14, 2013

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Hortonworks CEO confirms co-founder and CTO’s departure Hortonworks CEO Rob Bearden has confirmed that co-founder and CTO Eric Baldeschwieler has left the company. No word as to why, but his departure is the latest event in a busy few months at Hortonworks. Hadoop startup Hortonworks has confirmed that its co-founder and CTO Eric Baldeschwieler is […]

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How to run Hadoop on OpenStack with Hortonworks Sandbox

August 14, 2013

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How to run Hadoop on OpenStack with Hortonworks Sandbox How to run Hadoop on OpenStack with Hortonworks Sandbox The Hortonworks Sandbox is a great tool for not only learning Hadoop, but also for experimentation and application development. Deployment in a type 2 hypervisor such as Oracle VirtualBox or VMWare Workstation is straightforward and serves the […]

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Making Hadoop faster with GPU – Page 1 – Enterprise Infrastructure

August 14, 2013

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Making Hadoop faster with GPU – Page 1 – Enterprise Infrastructure.

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Ex-Yahoo CTO launches Altiscale, hardcore Hadoop as a service

June 13, 2013

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Ex-Yahoo CTO launches Altiscale, hardcore Hadoop as a service Raymie Stata spent seven years working on the guts of Hadoop as a VP, chief architect and CTO at Yahoo. His new Hadoop startup, called Altiscale, has raised a $12 million from some prominent investors. Raymie Stata knows a lot about Hadoop. It was Stata who […]

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