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Breaking down Hadoop Lingo Part 1: HDFS

Tuesday October 28th, 2014

I have just come off another Hadoop training course last week this time centered around Hive and Pig. Keeping up to date on what’s happening in the Hadoop space is time exhausting. Just recently Teradata announced a partnership with the other big Hadoop player Cloudera. Therefore keeping track of the bugs, releases, what other people… Read More »

Metadata Management in the Data Lake

Wednesday September 24th, 2014

I have spoken to many organisations recently and they are considering Hadoop platforms for a variety of reasons not least the concept of a “data lake”. In my last blog I introduced the concept of a data lake, the benefits, it’s fit within an enterprise and why it’s not a data warehouse. However whilst many are… Read More »