Following the alpha milestone release in November 2013, the open source incubator project Apache Drill is well on its way towards its next big milestone, the 1.0 beta release.
The newly launched Developer Central is a place just for the developer community. Full of code samples and best practices, Developer Central will help you get started on Hadoop and manage your clusters efficiently.
About 13 years ago, Doug Laney of the META Group (now Gartner) wrote an amazing report that showed both great insight and great foresight.
On the heels of the recent Spark stack inclusion announcement, here is some more fresh powder (For non-skiers, that’s fresh snow on a mountain).