Posts Tagged ‘ mapreduce ’

Slashdot | Yahoo Releases Open Source Hadoop Distribution

June 11, 2009

Yahoo has been a vociferous Apache Hadoop user and supporter for several years now, and uses it extensively within its Search technologies. Hadoop has been gaining popularity in the Cloud Computing space, with companies like the NYTimes converting 4TB and 11 million articles to PDFs in under 24 hours using Hadoop and EC2 in...

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