Posted by mod198 July - 11 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Data Lake Showdown: Object Store or HDFS?
The explosion of data is causing people to rethink their long-term storage strategies. Most agree that distributed systems, one way or another, will be involved. But when it comes down to picking the distributed system–be it a file-based system like …
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Spark comes to Azure HDInsight | ZDNet
It is becoming more defined by the ecosystem of tools and projects compatible with its HDFS storage system, and less by its own processing infrastructure. Is this good? Is it misguided? Frankly, it doesn't matter. The state of the art in the analytics …
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Posted by mod198 February - 7 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Dip in Hadoop data lake can be bracing for big data users
In addition, the release of Hadoop 2 in late 2013 broke the technology's dependence on the MapReduce batch-processing engine and programming framework. Now Hadoop can also run other types of applications — stream processing and interactive …
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MapR Offers Free Hadoop Training and Certifications
This course is also immediately available and focuses on designing and writing effective Hadoop applications with MapReduce and YARN. HBase Schema Design and Modeling. This course will become available in February and will focus on architecture, …
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Posted by admin November - 10 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS


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2nd day (July 5)

Session 5G: distributed & grid computing 2 (DPS)

5G-4 (11:35-12:00)

The title of my presentation is "A Process Description Language for Cooperative
Computing Systems using Super and Compact Computers".

Salt Lake City Lights Up With Fastest Network in The World for Annual
“As science continues to demand more data intensive and distributed computing – networks play an important role. SCinet allows the networking community to work closely with scientists to show researchers at SC first hand how advanced network …
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When legacy apps attack: Lessons from GSA's Lotus Notes hiccup
In the days of computing yore, public-service agencies that were trying to move away from stovepipe systems to a distributed computing environment, or to connect everyone via an intranet, ran into a problem with legacy applications. They were a big …

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