How We Manage Large Datasets with Hadoop

Filed in by Cameron Nouri | June 22, 2009 6:15 am

A few weeks ago Robert Scoble[1] stopped by our Blacksburg office and got a chance to interview Stu Hood for Building43.com[2].  Stu has become one of the leading experts on using Hadoop and his use case here at Rackspace was recently published in the new O’Reilly book “Hadoop: The Definitive Guide”[3].  During the interview Stu explains what Hadoop is and how it can be used to help manage large datasets.

Check out the video below to learn more:

Endnotes:
  1. Robert Scoble: http://scobleizer.com/
  2. Building43.com: http://www.building43.com/
  3. O’Reilly book “Hadoop: The Definitive Guide”: http://www.amazon.com/Hadoop-Definitive-Guide-Tom-White/dp/0596521979/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1245677155&sr=8-1

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