Tim Sell is a software developer at Last.fm, and a curious observer of the HBase subproject of Hadoop.
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PostgreSQL to HBase Replication
Featuring Tim Sell
PostgreSQL to HBase replication: At last.fm we are interested in ways of mixing our data in PostgreSQL with our data in Hadoop. We would like to replicate our PostgreSQL data to HBase, to protect our database from load and give us Map/Reduce bindings on the data.postgresql hbase