Category Archives: Bigtop

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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Meet the Engineer: Mark Grover

Categories: Bigtop Community Hive Meet the Engineer

Mark Grover

In this installment, meet Cloudera Software Engineer/Apache Bigtop Committer Mark Grover (@mark_grover).

What do you do at Cloudera and in which Apache project are you involved?
I’m a Software Engineer at Cloudera, involved mostly with Apache Bigtop, an open source project aimed at building a community around packaging and interoperability testing of projects in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem.

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