Building a Recommender with Apache Mahout on Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR) zite.to/1yAmpEl
Google Replaces MapReduce With New Hyper-Scale Cloud Analytics System zite.to/1qJCiXA
Apache Mahout, Hadoop’s original machine learning project, is moving on from MapReduce zite.to/P7tLxo
Amazon cloud – Part 7: Analytics. Learn more about Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Redshift, and Kinesis.
Here’s a presentation from the QCon conference about the architecture used by Quantcast to process 100s of TB of data daily using Hadoop.
Here’s a post from Joydeep Sen Sarma about the combo of Hbase and Mapreduce.
DBMS2 takes a look at these three myths about mapreduce…
* MapReduce is something very new
* MapReduce involves strict adherence to the Map-Reduce programming paradigm
* MapReduce is a single technology
Database vendor, Greenplum, is now offering a free download of the single node version of its database. It is available for several different operating systems. Here’s a DBMS2 article with some more information.
In another DBMS2 article, there’s some information about the pace of Greenplum’s recent customer acquisitions which bring it to 100+ as of this quarter.
And finally, here’s some information about Greenplum’s pricing: either subscription or perpetual.