Author Archives: Roman Shaposhnik

Apache Bigtop: The "Fedora of Hadoop" is Now Built on Hadoop 2.x

Categories: Bigtop CDH Hadoop

BigtopJust in time for Hadoop Summit 2013, the Apache Bigtop team is very pleased to announce the release of Bigtop 0.6.0: The very first release of a fully integrated Big Data management distribution built on the currently most advanced Hadoop 2.x, Hadoop 2.0.5-alpha.

Bigtop, as many of you might already know, is a project aimed at creating a 100% open source and community-driven Big Data management distribution based on Apache Hadoop.

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Apache Bigtop 0.3.0 (incubating) has been released

Categories: Community General Hadoop

Apache Bigtop 0.3.0 (incubating) is now available. This is the first fully integrated, community-driven, 100% Apache Big Data management distribution based on Apache Hadoop 1.0. In addition to a major change in the Hadoop version, all of the Hadoop ecosystem components have been upgraded to the latest stable versions and thoroughly tested:

  • Apache Hadoop 1.0.1
  • Apache Zookeeper 3.4.3
  • Apache HBase 0.92.0
  • Apache Hive 0.8.1
  • Apache Pig 0.9.2
  • Apache Mahout 0.6.1
  • Apache Oozie 3.1.3
  • Apache Sqoop 1.4.1
  • Apache Flume 1.0.0
  • Apache Whirr 0.7.0

The list of supported Linux platforms has expanded to:

  • Fedora 15 and 16
  • CentOS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise 11
  • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
  • Mageia 1


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