You Won’t Need A Cannon

Categories: Security

For all of the growth within the big data world, we have only started to realize its full potential. I have spent the last decade focusing on one such opportunity – the idea that big data and actionable insights are not limited to expert organizations and departments but can be provided to all parts of…

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MapReduce and Spark

Categories: General Product

About a week ago, I posted an article on Cloudera’s strategy on SQL in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem. In the article, I argued that a special-purpose distributed query processing engine will perform better than one that translates work into a general-purpose MapReduce framework, even if MapReduce is improved to trim latency and improve throughput. Notwithstanding…

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