Category Archives: Meet the Engineer

Meet the Engineer: Jon Natkins

Categories: Cloudera Manager General HDFS Meet the Engineer

In this installment of “Meet the Engineers”, meet Jonathan Natkins,  also known as “Natty” by his friends and colleagues. 

What do you do at Cloudera, and in which Apache project are you involved?

For the last year and a half, I’ve been an engineer on the Enterprise team. We’re the guys who build Cloudera Manager, and all the goodies that make it easy to manage and administer Apache Hadoop clusters.

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Meet the Engineer: Eric Sammer

Categories: CDH Cloudera Manager HBase Meet the Engineer

In this installment of “Meet the Engineer”, we meet with Eric Sammer (invariably known as just plain “Sammer”), Apache committer and author of the upcoming O’Reilly book, Hadoop Operations.

What do you do at Cloudera, and in which Apache project are you involved?

I’ve been lucky enough to be part of a few different teams at Cloudera since I joined. Almost three years ago,

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Meet the Engineer: Aaron T. Myers

Categories: Community Hadoop HDFS Meet the Engineer

Aaron T. Myers

As I mentioned in my inaugural post last week, it’s important to shine a spotlight on the Cloudera engineers who have a hand in making the Hadoop projects run. It’s an obvious point, and yet an overlooked one, that a community is an aggregation of individual personalities who have diverse backgrounds and interests yet a shared passion for the group and its goals. As Jono Bacon puts it in his seminal 2009 book The Art of Community,

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