Recently an announcement is floating all over about GlusterFS 3.3. If you are keeping pace with the industrial news you must have heard about this latest development. 26 more words
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Like many national companies, scale is important for Yellow Pages, or YP as the company is now known. So when the Georgia-based local marketing firm set out to find a suitable SQL engine to deliver real-time analytics atop its 1,000-node Hadoop cluster, performance at scale was a prime directive. 59 more words
YARN—the data operating system for Hadoop. Bored yet? They should call it YAWN, right?
Not really—YARN is turning out be the biggest thing to hit big-data since Hadoop itself, despite the fact that it runs down in the plumbing of somewhere, and even some Hadoop users aren’t 100% clear on exactly what it does. 1,696 more words
Hortonworks, the big data company built on Hadoop, bought early-stage startup Onyara today. The company, which launched at the end of last year, has its roots in the NSA — yes that NSA. 6 more words