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[9 May 2011 | Comments Off on Create an Elastic MapReduce Job | ]

This video provices a step-by-step walkthrough showing how to build a simple Hadoop job using Amazon’s Elastic MapReduce service.

[15 Feb 2011 | Comments Off on The Next Generation of Apache Hadoop MapReduce | ]

This article discusses a proposed refactoring of Hadoop MapReduce to address the architecture’s current issues by providing high-availability, enhancing cluster utilization and support for programming paradigms.

[1 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Cloud Computing with Scala and GridGain | ]

GridGain is a cloud development platforms for JVM-based languages. Most of the video is devoted to a demonstration of writing basic MapReduce application in Scala using GridGain. The video presents an overview of grid and cloud computing concepts as well as the notion of Native Cloud Applications.

[29 Aug 2010 | Comments Off on Running Distributed Databases on EC2 with Cassandra | ]

Using concepts from Amazon and Google, Cassandra is a prominent utility in the big data toolkit. This video goes over the current distributed database domain and compares the relational and NoSQL models. It contains a demo of Cassandra on Amazon EC2 and Cassandra integration with Hadoop MapReduce and Pig.
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