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Cloud Expo | Big Data Is a Big Deal: Running Hadoop in the Cloud

Microsoft’s Bruno Terkaly to introduce more efficient approaches to analyzing Big Data with Hadoop

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Get a solid understanding of the underpinnings and principles of Hadoop, perhaps the most sought after high-paying skill for a developer today.

In his session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, Bruno Terkaly, an evangelist for Microsoft, will begin by illustrating how you build your own single node cluster of Hadoop on the Linux virtual machine (CentOS) for free so you can start learning immediately. It will begin with a raw Linux VM and all the needed components will be downloaded and installed. You can be up and running quickly in the cloud within 30 minutes. This session will contain code and will show no more than a few slides. Learn about writing the low-level map/reduce code in Java, which is really the low-level assembly language of Hadoop code. From there he will introduce more efficient approaches to analyzing Big Data with Hadoop, running high level queries and analyzing crime information from San Francisco as the example.

Create tables, import data, and group crime types all with a simple SQL like interface that is Hive. Finally, Terkaly will include a brief talk on PIG as well to round out the high level programming models and additional follow up materials so you can be up to speed on one of the most promising and financially rewarding skills today.

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Speaker Bio
Bruno Terkaly is an evangelist for Microsoft in the Bay Area. His interests in software are very diverse but he tends to gravitate to the four pillars of today: cloud, mobile, big data, and Windows 8. He is a monthly columnist for the MSDN Windows Azure Insider and has published articles in MSDN Magazine.

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