Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
The Apache Hadoop community is gearing up for the upcoming release of Apache Hadoop 0.23. This release has major enhancements to Hadoop such as HDFS Federation for hyper-scale and a Next Generation MapReduce framework. Arun, the Apache Hadoop Release Master for 0.23, will briefly cover the highlights of the release and pay particular attention to the plans and efforts undertaken to test, stabilize and release Hadoop.next. The talk covers some of the timelines for the release, our plans for compatibility and upgrade paths for existing users of Hadoop.