An Introduction to Hadoop

Mark Fei (Cloudera)
Hadoop: Tools & Technology, Murray Hill (NY Hilton)
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials.
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This tutorial provides an introduction to Apache Hadoop and what it’s being used for. This will include:

  • The rationale for Hadoop
  • Understanding the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and MapReduce
  • Common Hadoop use cases including recommendation engines, ETL, time-series analysis and more
  • How Hadoop integrates with other systems like Relational Databases and Data Warehouses
  • Overview of the other components in a typical Hadoop “stack” such as these Apache projects: Hive, Pig, HBase, Sqoop, Flume and Oozie

Mark Fei


Senior technical instructor / evangelist.

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Manoj Babu
11/10/2012 1:30am EST

Hi, Is the video of the session hosted? Thanks in advance!

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Shirley Bailes
10/25/2012 10:51am EDT

@Johnny: The slides are now available above under “presentation”:

Johnny Chung
10/23/2012 3:16pm EDT

thanks for presenting today. Will the slides be available to download?


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