Episode 144 – Roaring news

In the past week, trouble at Cloudera really stood out and in the context of similar problems at MapR and (somewhat less related to Big Data) Pivotal, we are devoting the entire episode to this. Continue reading “Episode 144 – Roaring news”

Episode 143 – Spark in Action with author Jean-Georges Perrin (Part 2)

And now for something completely different: a book review! Not something we have done before, but when Jean-Georges Perrin contacted us with the suggestion of taking a deeper look at the “Spark in Action” book he is currently writing, we certainly did not say no! However, in al honesty, we talked about much, much more…

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Episode 142 – Roaring News – KubeCon 2019 Report

A little over a week ago, KubeCon and CloudNativeCon happened and our independent Roaring Roving Reporter Rubik Dave came back from Barcelona with a comprehensive report. Continue reading “Episode 142 – Roaring News – KubeCon 2019 Report”

Episode 141 – Spark in Action with author Jean-Georges Perrin (Part 1)

And now for something completely different: a book review! Not something we have done before, but when Jean-Georges Perrin contacted us with the suggestion of taking a deeper look at the “Spark in Action” book he is currently writing, we certainly did not say no! However, in al honesty, we talked about much, much more…

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Episode 140 – Roaring News

Another week another feed of roaring news articles starting with apparent changes at MapR and the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8. We go in depth on the open sourcing of the DataBricks developed Delta Lake and finish with some SQL generated fractals. Continue reading “Episode 140 – Roaring News”