Sunday, September 20, 2009

Ruby on Hadoop

If you are dealing with truly large amounts of data, in the multiple terabyte range or larger, there really are only a few options available to efficiently store and process that data. If you are a company with money to burn, you can talk to Oracle. If that doesn’t appeal to you, you can do what many companies are doing - using Hadoop to store and process their data.

A little bit too AWS-oriented, but is a great quickstart guide.

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