Episode 9 – SQL in Hadoop

SQL was one of the first data access methods added to vanilla Hadoop. Considering that the many of the people working with Hadoop in the early days came from a database background, this is not surprising. Since then, the SQL ecosystem in Hadoop has grown considerably and in this episode we do a general overview of many of the available choices. Continue reading “Episode 9 – SQL in Hadoop”

Episode 8 – NiFi Deeper Dive

In this episode we’ll go into more depth on NiFi complete with our second interview with Joe Witt, Senior Director of Engineering at Hortonworks who dives into how NiFi works under the covers and some considerations to think about when using it for real. Continue reading “Episode 8 – NiFi Deeper Dive”

Episode 6 – An introduction to NiFi

In this episode we’ll cover some an introduction to NiFi complete with an interview with Joe Witt, Senior Director of Engineering at Hortonworks who explains exactly where NiFi came from and how it fits into your Big Data plans. Continue reading “Episode 6 – An introduction to NiFi”