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    Matt Schumpert on Datameer Smart Execution

    by Srini Penchikala Follow 37 Followers on  Nov 13, 2014

    Datameer, a big data analytics application for Hadoop, introduced Datameer 5.0 with Smart Execution to dynamically select the optimal compute framework at each step in the big data analytics process. InfoQ spoke with Matt Schumpert from Datameer team about the new product and how it works to help with big data analytics needs.

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    Interview with Raffi Krikorian on Twitter's Infrastructure

    by Xuefeng Ding Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 19, 2014 1

    Raffi Krikorian, Vice President of Platform Engineering at Twitter, gives an insight on how Twitter prepares for unexpected traffic peaks and how system architecture is designed to support failure.

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    Building Scalable Applications in .NET: Introducing the FatDB Distributed Computing Platform

    by Justin Weiler Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 22, 2013

    Justin Weiler introduces FatDB, a NoSQL DB and a distributed platform built on Mission Oriented Architecture meant to abstract and generalize the essential characteristics of enterprise applications.


Apache Crunch: A Java Library for Easier MapReduce Programming

Posted by Josh Wills Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 27, 2012

In his new article Josh Wills introduces Crunch - a new Apache incubating project providing a Java library for creating MapReduce pipelines. 2


Unit Testing Hadoop MapReduce Jobs With MRUnit, Mockito, & PowerMock

Posted by Michael Spicuzza Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 03, 2012

Hadoop MapReduce jobs have a unique code architecture that raises interesting issues for test-driven development. In this article Michael Spicuzza shows how to use MRUnit to solve these problems. 1


The State of NoSQL

Posted by Stefan Edlich Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 21, 2012

Stefan Edlich reviews NoSQL, considering its evolution, financial impact, standards or their lack of, current landscape, books, the leaders and some newcomers, concluding that NoSQL is here to stay. 3


Implementing Aggregation Functions in MongoDB

Posted by Shruthi Kumar Follow 0 Followers , Arun Viswanathan Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 20, 2012

In this article, authors Arun Viswanathan and Shruthi Kumar discuss how to implement common aggregation functions on a MongoDB document database using its MapReduce functionality. 7


Uncovering mysteries of InputFormat: Providing better control for your Map Reduce execution.

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 1 Followers , Mike Segel Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 04, 2011

InputFormat class provides a powerful mechanism for tighter control of Maps execution in Map Reduce jobs. In this article authors show how to leverage this mechanism for solving specific problems. 3


Data Mining in the Swamp: Taming Unruly Data With Cloud Computing

Posted by John Brothers Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 13, 2010

Matrix presents a white paper on using the open source tool, Hadoop, to implement the MapReduce strategy and a Cloud computing strategy to solve business intelligence problems. 1


SOA Agents: Grid Computing meets SOA

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 1 Followers on  Dec 11, 2008

In this article, Boris Lublinsky explains how Grid computing can be used in the overall SOA architecture, and introduces a programming model for Grid utilization in the implementation of SOA services. 2

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