Tag Archives: Careers

The Value of Certification

Categories: Careers Training

Each year in early November, my inbox fills up with people asking advice about certification. Some are reflecting on their careers and looking to move on or move up; others have given themselves or their managers the goal of getting certified this year. They awake one morning in early November and realize the clock is ticking.

The first thing they ask for is a discount, of course. Beyond that, they want to know what a certification is going to do for them more generally,

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Ph.D. Interns at Cloudera: Bringing Big Data Back to School

Categories: Careers CDH General Hadoop MapReduce

The following is a series of stories from people who in the recent past worked as Engineering Interns at Cloudera. These experiences concretely illustrate how collaboration between commercial companies like Cloudera and academia, such as in the form of these internships, helps promote big data research at universities. (These experiences were previously published in the ACM student journal, XRDS.)

Yanpei Chen (Intern 2011)

I Interned with Cloudera during my last summer of grad school.

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Caching in Apache HBase: SlabCache

Categories: Careers Community General HBase

This was my summer internship project at Cloudera, and I’m very thankful for the level of support and mentorship I’ve received from the Apache HBase community. I started off in June with a very limited knowledge of both HBase and distributed systems in general, and by September, managed to get this patch committed to HBase trunk. I couldn’t have done this without a phenomenal amount of help from Cloudera and the greater HBase community.

Background

The amount of memory available on a commodity server has increased drastically in tune with Moore’s law.

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My Internship at Cloudera

Categories: Careers Community

David joined us as part of our intern program, and built the prototype for the distributed log search functionality that’s available as part of Cloudera Manager 3.7. He did an awesome job, and wrote the following blog post which, now that CM3.7 has been released, we’re pleased to publish.

The project

My intern project was to build a log searching tool, specialized for Apache Hadoop. My mini-app allows Hadoop cluster admins and operators to search their error logs across many machines,

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Cloudera Manager 3.7 released

Categories: General

Aparna Ramani is the Director of Engineering for Cloudera Enterprise.

Cloudera Manager 3.7, a major new version of Cloudera’s Management applications for Apache Hadoop, is now available. Cloudera Manager Free Edition is a free download, and the Enterprise edition of Cloudera Manager is available as part of the Cloudera Enterprise subscription.

Cloudera Manager 3.7 includes several new features and enhancements:

  • Automated Hadoop Deployment

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