The latest updates for the Apache open source projects in the MapR Distribution for Hadoop are now out. This release includes patches for Hive version 0.11 and 0.13, Httpfs, Pig, along with the 0.9 (pre 1.0) release of Mahout. The new additions to Mahout 0.9 are described in the earlier blog Advances in Apache Mahout: Highlights for the 0.9 Release.
Here are details of the latest release:
Packages are available on: http://package.mapr.com/releases/ecosystem/. These projects are certified with MapR Releases 3.0.3, 3.1.1 and 4.0.0 FCS. Refer to our release notes for more details.
MapR is one of the largest distributions for Hadoop supporting more than 20 open source projects. MapR also supports multiple versions of the various individual projects thereby allowing users to migrate to the latest versions at their own pace. Please refer to the table on our website which shows all of the projects actively supported in the current GA version of MapR Distribution for Hadoop as well as in the next Beta release.