An Introduction to Hadoop

A session at Strata New York 2012

  • Sarah Sproehnle

Tuesday 23rd October, 2012

9:00am to 12:30pm (EST)

This tutorial provides an introduction to Apache Hadoop and what it’s being used for. This will include:

  • The rationale for Hadoop
  • Understanding the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and MapReduce
  • Common Hadoop use cases including recommendation engines, ETL, time-series analysis and more
  • How Hadoop integrates with other systems like Relational Databases and Data Warehouses
  • Overview of the other components in a typical Hadoop “stack” such as these Apache projects: Hive, Pig, HBase, Sqoop, Flume and Oozie

About the speakers

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Sarah Sproehnle

Director, Educational Services, Cloudera, Inc.

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Mark Fei

Sr. Instructor, Cloudera

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Time 9:00am12:30pm EST

Date Tue 23rd October 2012

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