Episode 3 – High level Hadoop architectures

What are the hardware and implementation options we see.A discussion ranging from direct attached storage versus network attached storage/storage area networks, to on-premise hardware versus cloud options. Continue reading “Episode 3 – High level Hadoop architectures”

Episode 2 – How to avoid disaster

When you are getting started with your journey with Hadoop, what can go wrong?We have seen many people going through this journey and both of us have seen things people do that makes the project successful, and things people do that make projects more difficult than they should be. Continue reading “Episode 2 – How to avoid disaster”

Episode 1 – A new beginning: Getting started in Hadoop

With all the buzz around big data generally, and Hadoop specifically, there’s never been a better time to get involved in Hadoop. This episode covers how your two hosts got involved in Hadoop, and also discusses some of the other popular paths into the world of BigData/Hadoop Continue reading “Episode 1 – A new beginning: Getting started in Hadoop”