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NYC LOCAL: Wednesday 27 January 2010 NYLUG: Edward Capriolo on Hadoop - Computation Clusters at Scale
26 Jan 2010 15:44:55 -0500
what="official NYLUG announcement"
From: NYLUG Announcements <address@hidden>
To: NYLUG Announcements <address@hidden>
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2010 09:30:02 -0500 (EST)
Subject: [nylug-announce] TOMORROW! Meeting Jan 27 @ 6:30PM: Edward Capriolo
on Hadoop - Computation Clusters at Scale
Reply-To: Announcements from NYLUG <address@hidden>
REMINDER: This meeting is tomorrow, RSVP closes TOMORROW
Visit http://rsvp.nylug.org to see if RSVP is still open.
Wednesday, January 27th, 2010
590 Madison Ave, 12th Floor
corner of 57th Street
** RSVP Closes at 4:30pm the day of the meeting (sharp!) ***
Please RSVP for EVERY meeting at this time.
Register at http://rsvp.nylug.org/
Check in with photo ID at the lobby for badge.
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Hadoop - Computation clusters at Scale
This presentation gives a brief high level overview of Apache Hadoop.
Hadoop is a Java software framework that supports data-intensive
distributed applications under a free license. It enables applications
to work with thousands of nodes and petabytes of data. Hadoop was
inspired by Google's MapReduce and Google File System (GFS) papers.
After the overview, we will delve into a with a practical example of
Hadoop solving a "big data" problem.
Finally we will discuss how the demonstrated Hadoop processing model
scales out to terabytes of data and hundreds or even thousands of
* Hadoop homepage
* What is it?
About Edward Capriolo:
Edward Capriolo does System Operations at About.com. He researches
high/traffic high-availability and scalable solutions. Edward is a
committer to the Apache Hadoop Hive sub project.
Please note that this meeting will be held at IBM, 590 Madison Ave,
12th floor, corner of 57th Street, and not at Google. This is
the building with the IBM logo on the front of the building.
Swag (Give Away):
During/after the meeting... unusually terrific swag may be given
Stammtisch (New venue!):
After the meeting ... You may wish to join up with other NYLUGgers
for drinks and pub food. This month we'll be over at PJ Clarke's
(915 3rd Avenue - btwn 55th & 56th), but we are also evaluating
other options for the future and welcome your suggestions.
PJ Clarke's: http://www.yelp.com/biz/pj-clarkes-new-york
Python Workshops/Hacking Society:
This is a group of people that wants to learn about Python and other
things, and hack on code. Sometimes they go out to eat afterward.
The workshops meet every other Tuesday, at the NY Public Library,
Hudson Park Branch. 66 Leroy St. NY NY from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Next meetings are February 02, and February 16.
See the calendar at: http://nylug.org/pythoncalendar
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version of this announcement, our archives, and a lot of other good
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