FREE BigData Sandbox from Talend

We can use Bigdata platforms in Talend sandbox for  free  ,  personally  I felt this is very  helpful to understand the Hadoop  ecosystem in different views .  Usage of this  sandbox is  available for  30 days  trail period. Try the below  link for the  free  download  and go from zero to big data without coding in under 10 minutes. […]

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HP Vertica for SQL on Hadoop

HP Vertica for SQL on Hadoop offers the only full-featured query engine on Hadoop – Same Core Engine – Hadoop Distribution Agnostic – Enterprise-ready Solution – World-class Enterprise Support and Services – Open platform – Ready for Haven • Competitive price point Try it – http://www8.hp.com/us/en/software-solutions/advanced-sql-big-data-analytics/try-now.html […]

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Can Hadoop Replace a Data Warehouse?

By Philip Russom Recently, I interviewed about 20 users of different types for the upcoming TDWI Best Practices Report on Hadoop for the enterprise. The users I spoke with ranged from seasoned data warehouse professionals to professionals who are better described as application developers who have limited data experience. Given the diversity of users (who […]

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Google Open Sources MapReduce Framework for C to Run Native Code in Hadoop

Google announced last week the release of open source MapReduce framework for C, called MR4C, that allows developers to run native code in Hadoop framework. MR4C framework brings together the performance and flexibility of natively developed algorithms with the scalability and throughput provided by Hadoop execution framework. The goal of the project is to abstract […]

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A new open source big data framework

MapR and Mesosphere are announcing a new open source big data framework (called Myriad) that allows Apache YARN jobs to run alongside other applications and services in enterprise and cloud datacentres. What is Apache YARN? Apache Hadoop YARN (Yet Another Resource Negotiator) is a cluster management technology said to fall into the ‘second-generation’ Hadoop family. […]

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A guide to data mining with Hadoop

How businesses can realise and capitalise on the opportunities that Hadoop offers The idea of gaining knowledge through specialised analysis of mass data started with data collection in the 1960s, and has steadily increased both in the amount of data processed and the sophistication of questions businesses try to answer. Through this progression from static […]

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