July 11, 2014
Learn more about Apache Shark and its features.
June 17, 2014
Every design approach comes with a set of pros and cons and Cloud computing is no exception to this rule.
June 11, 2014
Learn more about Apache Spark and the various aspects of this framework.
May 21, 2014
Learn more about the best ways to access a relational database using the JDBC template in Spring.
April 28, 2014
Cheaper processing infrastructure means we’ll get to do more stuff. It doesn’t mean we’ll get to save money.
April 25, 2014
This tutorial provides a simple explanation of the three different installation modes and the reasons for the use of each mode.
March 27, 2014
Learn more about Java Caching System (JCS) framework with descriptions and working examples.
March 18, 2014
Learn more about writing MapReduce programs with the language of your choice with Hadoop Streaming.
February 14, 2014
Using ADF allows developers to minimize the coding effort to build an application's infrastructure and allows them to concentrate more on implementing the complex business logic of the application.
January 29, 2014
Apache HBase is a distributed, non-relational and open source database written in Java that runs on top of HDFS. HBase is a suitable candidate when you have hundreds of millions or billions of rows and enough hardware to support it. Learn more about it's practical use and architectural concepts.
January 23, 2014
Cassandra is an ideal database for managing a large volume of unstructured, semi-structured and structured data across multiple data centers and the cloud environment. Exolore how to get started.
January 17, 2014
Regardless of which movie you’re watching, Field of Dreams or Catch-22, customer demand and provider capacity aren’t lining up as efficiently as anyone would like.
January 14, 2014
Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) is a specification for abstracting network hardware in order to move the control of network functions to software.
January 10, 2014
Explore a basic vision for a single and multicore approach to indexing and querying multiple log file types in Apache Solr.
December 30, 2013
Apache Hive provides a mechanism to manage data in a distributed environment and query it using an SQL-like language called Hive Query Language, or HiveQL. This article will discuss Hive scripts and execution.
December 26, 2013
The whole idea of a Private Cloud is that it’s supposed to be, well, private. As in, nobody else’s business. SoftLayer's “Private” Cloud is actually a single-tenant VPC.
December 16, 2013
Kaushik Pal provides some samples and tips on how to use Apache Pig for efficient analysis of large data sets.
December 2, 2013
We're finally figuring out how to collect store, analyze, and manage far larger and more diverse data sets across the enterprise. We can’t let Big Data be just another management fad.
November 27, 2013
Kaushik Pal explores the basics of the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), the underlying file system of the Apache Hadoop framework.