Monthly Archives: October 2008

My First Writable With Hadoop


Hadoop uses a simple and efficient serialization protocol to serialize data between the map and reduce steps.  There is a lot going on between these two steps, but this article is not about that.  Rather it focuses on what a … Continue reading

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Setting Up Hadoop On Windows


I recently had to learn Hadoop and getting Hadoop running on Windows Vista is not as straightforward as I thought.  I believe getting Hadoop up and running on Linux is much more easier.  I would like to use this blog … Continue reading

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