Episode 43 – Alan Gates talks Hive (Part 2)

In this episode we discuss the maturity of the Hadoop ecosystem and how hard it currently still is to get the value out of data. In the main section, we will have the second part of the interview with Alan Gates, this time talking about the place Hive has in the ecosystem.
We still have more from Alan so stay tuned for more Hive goodness in future episodes! Continue reading “Episode 43 – Alan Gates talks Hive (Part 2)”

Episode 42 – Alan Gates talks Hive (Part 1)

Welcome to the life the universe and everything episode of the Roaring Elephant Podcast. We talk some news and this episode got a little bit ranty… Apologies for that; to balance it out we have a chat with Alan Gates talking about Hive for you.
There was so much Alan Gates goodness, we’ve split it over a few sessions and here’s part one…
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Episode 41 – News, news and some more news

In this episode, due to us blowing our recording space budget with the Dataworks Summit day by day episodes (39 and 40 if you’ve not listened yet, go and do so!) we’re just bringing you a short episode this time with news, all the news that’s new and approved by the Roaring Elephants! Continue reading “Episode 41 – News, news and some more news”

Episode 40 – Dataworks Summit Europe – Day 2

In this episode of the Roaring Elephant podcast, Dave and I continue to share our Dataworks summit experience, meet yet more listeners, sit in on a few more sessions and give our overall view of the day and the summit as a whole! It will make you wish you were here.
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Episode 39 – Dataworks Summit Europe – Day 1

In this episode of the Roaring Elephant podcast, Dave and I attend the Dataworks summit, meet listeners, sit in on sessions and give our overall view of the day! It’s the next best thing to being here.
If you ARE here, then look out for us, we’ll exchange limited edition Roaring Elephant stickers for audio clips.
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