Big Data, Cloud Computing, and Hadoop

I gave a talk to the IEEE on June 23, 2012 on Consulting Opportunities Using Apache Hadoop.   As appropriate for the IEEE, the talk went over big data and the hardware and data centers being used to process big data.  We discussed Google’s failure data for clusters of machines with 100’s to 1000’s of machines.  We went over Google’s File System, and the Hadoop open source analog HDFS, and then we plunged into several examples and techniques for writing applications that utilized the MapReduce infrastructure.

Throughout the talk, we discussed many consulting opportunities in this relatively new, fast growing, space.

The slides are here:  IEEE Gayn Winters Hadoop Slides 20120623

Please add questions and suggestions for a future talk/seminar.

Advertisements

Tags: , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: