Author Archives: Huw Edwards

Cloudera’s Henry Robinson to speak at Hadoop Day in Seattle

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On August 14th, Seattle will host it’s first Hadoop Day: a day-long community-organized event where people gather to discuss and learn the Apache Hadoop ecosystem. Cloudera’s very own Henry Robinson, will be giving a talk entitled “Inside Flume”. In Henry’s words

“Flume is Cloudera’s new open-source data-aggregation framework – designed with getting data into Hadoop in mind. In this talk I’ll describe Flume’s architecture and its guiding design principles,

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Hadoop World: early-bird rate ends on August 11

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They say the early bird catches the worm. The early bird also gets a discounted rate on a ticket to Hadoop World. For only $195 you will get access to an awesome line up of speakers including a keynote from Tim O’Reilly and talks by Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, eBay, GE and many more. Take a look at the event agenda here for details and abstracts. Join your colleagues and community members for an engaging and educational day,

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Upcoming webinar: 10 Common Hadoop-able Problems

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At Cloudera we find that organizations often have trouble recognizing how Hadoop can help solve some of the large scale data problems they may be facing. Through our engagements with customers we have seen a range of problems, a number of which come up time and time again.

We thought it would be a good idea to share our findings and we’d like to invite you to attend this free and exclusive webinar to hear our Chief Scientist,

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Upcoming webinar: Tackling Big Data Challenges with Vertica and Hadoop

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Are your systems struggling to absorb ever-increasing amounts of data being generated daily? Are you mired in lengthy ETL processes preparing data for analysis? Are you forced to summarize information and thus losing important details along the way?

We’ve been working with Vertica at several large enterprise customers to solve these very problems. We’d like to invite you to  attend this free and exclusive webinar to hear our CTO,

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Cloudera Hosting Hadoop World 2010: Call for Speakers Now Open

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Cloudera is once again hosting Hadoop World which will take place in New York City on October 12th. Last year’s event was a fantastic success with 500 very active attendees. The event generated a lot of buzz around Hadoop as organizations demoed and discuss real-world use cases.  This year we are planning for an even bigger and better event and are expecting 800 attendees with more presentations from people working on really important data storage and analysis problems across a range of industries including financial services, telecomunications,

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