Propose, Prepare, Present Review

Propose, Prepare, Present Review

I’ve been speaking at some conferences lately.  I knew I needed to get better with my submissions and hoped Alistair or Edd would write a blog post about how to improve.  Alistair did except it got out of hand and became a book. This book became Propose,...
Hadoop The Definitive Guide 3rd Edition Review

Hadoop The Definitive Guide 3rd Edition Review

My original review of Hadoop The Definitive Guide (TDG) was for the 2nd edition.  Recently, the 3rd edition was released.  I reread the book in its entirety. The new edition covers the latest changes to the 1.x (0.20) and the 2.x (0.23).  The book’s examples now use...
Hadoop Book Reviews

Hadoop Book Reviews

Update: Review of Hadoop the Definitive Guide 3nd Edition I spent some time reading 2 Hadoop books: Hadoop the Definitive Guide 2nd Edition by Tom White and Hadoop In Action by Chuck Lam.  Both books were well written but seemed to be aimed at a different audience....