Episode 25 – The pro’s and con’s of crafting your own distribution

When we talk about Big Data and Hadoop in particular, we generally have one of the existing distributions from Cloudera, Hortonworks or other Big Data companies in mind. But sometimes, a pre-built distro just does not meet the needs. In this episode, we have a guest on the show that explains why they made the choice to forgo the available distributions in favour of building ones own.
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47:00 The pro’s and con’s of crafting your own distribution

With our special guest Michele Lamarca (@nonfacciocip).
Many thanks to Michele for being on the podcast with us and sharing his experiences!

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Jhon Masschelein

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Tackler of advanced Cloud and Hadoop challenges in a world of open-source technologies. – Impossible is merely a matter of time and effort. –